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2014-01-27 16:20:31

MAUMEE, Ohio, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has launched new technology to support its industry-leading Spicer(®) central tire inflation system (CTIS). Dana now optimizes the performance of lower flow CTIS applications for smaller government defense and vocational vehicles with a new mechatronic control unit (MCU) option. This technology identifies and reacts to tire inflation issues more effectively by enabling...

2014-01-20 08:20:15

Key leadership addition and new advanced testing equipment to accelerate MRP adoption in Green Tire applications ATLANTA, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lehigh Technologies Inc., a leading sustainable materials company, announced today that it has strengthened its state-of-the-art research and development capabilities, adding Chad Jasiunas as Technical Manager for Functional Materials and investing significantly in new mixing and analytical equipment for its Application and...

2014-01-19 23:01:18

Transparency Market Research Report added "Carbon Black Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse Full Report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/carbon-black-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) January 19, 2014 Carbon black is produced by incomplete combustion of heavy petroleum. Traditionally, it was produced by charring wood or bone. It appears black and reflects very little light. Its major...

2014-01-17 16:20:26

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With Goodyear Eagle tires on the all-new 2015 Ford Mustang, two iconic brands are again at the leading edge of putting style and performance on the pavement. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO ) Just as with many previous Mustangs sold in the past 50 years, Goodyear Eagle tires are a key component, with the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric All-Season tire as a standard fitment on 2015 Mustang I4 and V6 models. The Eagle...

2014-01-14 12:21:48

DUBLIN, January 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k2srmd/global) has announced the addition of the "Global Off-highway Tire Market 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/k2srmd/global ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Off-highway Tire market to grow at a CAGR of 4.50 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of...

2014-01-09 12:21:36

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although Pennsylvania is heading for a January thaw, safe winter driving skills will be called on again soon, and as part of the state's first Winter Driving Awareness Week, PennDOT is asking all drivers to be ready. Winter Driving Awareness Week, Jan. 12-18, highlights the need for motorists to keep safety in mind throughout the winter season. "During Winter Driving Awareness Week I'm asking all motorists to do their part to help...

2014-01-07 16:20:29

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today said it will webcast its presentation at the 2014 Deutsche Bank Global Auto Industry Conference in Detroit, on January 14. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO ) Laura K. Thompson, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will provide a business overview and discuss the company's strategies for approximately 40 minutes. A live audio webcast of the...

2014-01-07 16:20:15

New State Farm® survey reveals drivers have junk in their trunk instead of essential supplies; men more prepared than women. BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly all drivers could improve what is in their trunk to be better prepared for roadside emergencies. A new survey by State Farm and KRC Research shows two-thirds of drivers (67 percent) had some sort of "junk" in their trunk ranging from car detailing equipment to toys and used food or drink containers. Additionally,...

2014-01-07 12:26:38

Canadian Tire, Sport Chek Will Donate $5,000 to Jumpstart Charities for Every Goal Scored By One of Its Sponsored Athletes Each Athlete Goal Will Ensure 50 Canadian Kids Are Enrolled In Sports This Year TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - As premiere national partners of the Canadian Olympic Team, Canadian Tire, Sport Chek and Sports Experts congratulate five of their sponsored athletes for being selected to represent Canada on the men's and women's hockey teams at the Sochi 2014...

2013-12-30 12:20:10

Majority of drivers say they're confident driving in the snow, yet 63 percent cite icy roadways as their #1 concern WAYNE, N.J., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Get out the ice scraper and put on those winter tires because Americans are ready for snow. Hankook's 2013 Winter Gauge Index revealed 41 percent of all Americans polled and more than half of Northeasterners and Midwesterners expect more snow this winter, as compared to last year. However, while the flakes might fall, snow is not...