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Jun 09, 2015, 09:00 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has reached supply agreements for silica derived from rice husk ash. Goodyear will begin using the silica this year in a consumer tire for the Chinese market.

Goodyear Reaches Supply Agreements for Rice Husk Ash Silica

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has reached a supply agreement with Yihai Food and Oil Industry in China for silica...

Jun 04, 2015, 04:00 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear, SRI Reach Agreement to Dissolve Global Alliance

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) announced today that it has reached agreement with Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (SRI) to...

May 18, 2015, 09:00 ET
Chevrolet's full line of 2016 Camaro models will roll exclusively on Goodyear Eagle performance tires (Image courtesy of Chevrolet)

Goodyear Eagle Tires Chosen Exclusively for All-New 2016 Chevrolet Camaro

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has announced that Chevrolet's full line of 2016 Camaro models will roll exclusively on...

May 05, 2015, 08:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear Introduces Tires Containing Next-Generation Silica

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has begun using a next-generation silica to increase the fuel-efficiency of its...

Apr 29, 2015, 08:15 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear Reports Record First Quarter Earnings

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today reported record earnings for the first quarter of 2015. "Our strong first...

Apr 27, 2015, 08:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Future Engineers, Scientists Win Scholarships During 16th Annual Goodyear STEM Career Day

 Fifteen high school students won college scholarships and another 50 shared in grants for their schools at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber...

Apr 24, 2015, 13:16 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear to Build Tire Factory in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today announced it will build a new tire factory in San Luis Potosi, Mexico to serve...

Apr 20, 2015, 15:36 ET
The Ohio Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve has honored The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company with the Pro Patria Award. Shown with the award (from left) are: Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Stephen Koper; Mark Purtilar, vice president and Chief Procurement Officer of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company; Veteran and Supplier Qualification Project Leader Jose Rivera; and Force Master Chief C.J. Mitchell, U.S. Navy Reserve.

Goodyear Receives Pro Patria Award for Support of Guard, Reserves

 The Ohio Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, an agency of the Department of Defense, has honored The Goodyear Tire &...

Apr 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear to Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will report first quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, April 29, to be followed by...

Apr 13, 2015, 17:46 ET
Richard J. Kramer, chairman and chief executive officer of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, speaks at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting on April 13, 2015.  Kramer told shareholders that the record-setting earnings achieved in 2014 were a big step on Goodyear's path to long-term growth.

Goodyear Building for Long-Term Growth

 The record-setting earnings achieved by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) in 2014 were a big step on its path to...

Apr 13, 2015, 16:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear Declares Dividend on Common Stock

 Directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) have declared a quarterly dividend of 6 cents per share of common stock. The...

Apr 09, 2015, 08:15 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA

Future Engineers Create Rube Goldberg™ Machines for Goodyear's STEM Career Day, Hosted at The University of Akron

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has issued a $15,000 challenge to students in grades 6 through 12 – try your...

Mar 26, 2015, 16:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA

Goodyear Names 32nd Highway Hero

 A truck driver who saved a law enforcement official from being strangled by a prisoner has been named the 32nd Goodyear Highway Hero. Chosen...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has established its first development center in China. Located at the company's state-of-the-art tire manufacturing facility in Pulandian, the new center expands Goodyear's capabilities in the Asia Pacific region and will enable it to increase the speed and efficiency of high-value-added tire development, especially for Chinese automakers.

Goodyear Establishes Tire Development Center in China

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) announced today that it has established its first development center in...

Mar 03, 2015, 06:00 ET
The "BH-03" is one of two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company at this week's Geneva Motor Show that could radically change the role of car tires in the future.

Goodyear Concept Tires Offer a Glimpse of the Future

Two groundbreaking concept tires unveiled by The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) at this week's 85th Geneva International Motor...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:15 ET
Laurette Koellner

Laurette Koellner Elected to Goodyear Board

Laurette T. Koellner, retired president of Boeing International, has been elected to the board of directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
The gondola from The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's retired "Spirit of Goodyear" blimp is being donated to the Crawford Auto Aviation Museum of the Western Reserve Historical Society in Cleveland.

Goodyear Donates Blimp Gondola to Crawford Auto Aviation Museum

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company  (NASDAQ: GT) announced today that it will donate the gondola from the Spirit of Goodyear blimp to...

Feb 18, 2015, 15:00 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Carl Edwards Helps Goodyear Illustrate the Grueling Conditions NASCAR Tires Face in New 'Tire Talk' Videos

For more than 60 years, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has provided tires that offer confident grip and handling for drivers...

Feb 17, 2015, 08:15 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA.

Goodyear Reports Fourth Quarter, Full Year Results

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014. "We delivered record...

Feb 11, 2015, 08:30 ET
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio, USA

Goodyear Will Announce 32nd Highway Hero During Mid-America Trucking Show

 The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will announce the winner of the 32nd Goodyear Highway Hero Award on Thursday, March...