Truck News


  • News Equipment

    Goodyear debuts new tire management program

    March 7, 2018 1:05PM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Goodyear today introduced its new Tire Optix tire management program, which will allow its tire technicians to increase productivity by 20-25%. The new service, part of Goodyear’s Total Solution suite of tools, was announced at the Spring

  • News Equipment

    Goodyear launches new drive tire

    September 27, 2017 11:07AM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Goodyear has introduced a new longhaul tire it says combines longer miles to removal with excellent fuel efficiency. The new Goodyear Endurance LHD was shown for the first time at the North American Commercial Vehicle show. “In

  • Goodyear recognizes heroic truck driver

    March 27, 2017 11:24AM by Truck News

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – David Webb of Billings, Mont. was named Goodyear’s 34th Highway Hero during an emotional presentation at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Webb was selected from among three finalists and presented with the award in front of industry press,

  • Goodyear seeking highway heroes

    June 20, 2016 10:35AM by Truck News

    AKRON, Ohio — Goodyear is looking to honor truck driving heroes from the US and Canada. Nominations are now open for the company’s 34th annual Highway Hero Award. You can nominate a professional driver at through Nov. 29. The

  • Product Equipment

    New tire designed for urban delivery fleets

    April 25, 2016 11:40AM by Truck News

    AKRON, Ohio – Goodyear announced its new Endurance RSA tire April 25, which is geared toward vehicles that split time between highway and city driving. The tire targets more regional urban delivery fleets and offers such benefits as long miles

  • Goodyear redesigns truck tires Web site to offer ‘total solutions’

    February 25, 2016 12:28PM by James Menzies

    AKRON, Ohio — Goodyear has revamped its truck tires Web site with the aim of helping fleets find “total solutions.” The redesigned Web site,, went live in December and with its responsive design is now better configured for viewing

  • Trademark agreement made between Stemco and Goodyear Tire and Rubber

    December 21, 2015 4:30PM by Truck West

    LONGVIEW, Texas – Stemco and the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company officially reached a trademark license agreement Dec. 18. The agreement follows Stemco’s acquisition of the manufacturer of Goodyear® Air Springs for truck, trailer, truck cab suspension products and cab

  • Goodyear expanding Smart Fleet program, looking to further improve roll time

    August 28, 2015 2:08PM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — Goodyear introduced its Smart Fleet program to the Canadian market last spring and is now looking to expand the program and continuously engage its members. The program is aimed at offering national account-type benefits to small fleets

  • Product Equipment

    Goodyear introduces new Fuel Max retread

    April 14, 2015 7:30AM by Truck News

    AKRON, Ohio — Goodyear has announced the introduction of a new PreCure retread for regional fleets. The company says its G682 Fuel Max retread provides fuel efficiency, traction and long miles to removal. “The G682 RSD Fuel Max, which is

  • News Equipment

    Goodyear brings Smart Fleet program to Canada

    March 27, 2015 3:47PM by James Menzies

    Program gives small fleets and owner/operators big-fleet benefits

  • Feature Equipment


    January 20, 2015 9:11AM by James Menzies

    One of the complaints about low rolling resistance tires it that they compromise traction, and many do. However, premium tire manufacturers are getting better at improving fuel economy without compromising grip. “At the beginning of the SmartWay program, a lot

  • News Equipment

    Goodyear broadens G741 severe-service tire line

    September 18, 2014 8:50PM by Truck News

    One Canadian oilpatch fleet says it’s the best tire it has seen in 10 years or more

  • News Equipment

    Goodyear’s Emergency Roadside Service helps millionth customer

    September 5, 2014 11:11AM by Truck News

    AKRON, Ohio — Goodyear’s Emergency Roadside Service program reached a milestone recently, servicing its one millionth customer. The roadside service program has been offered since late 2007 and is part of Goodyear’s FleetHQ suite of business services. The millionth service