Output from the Clinton, Mississippi plant will eventually supplement existing truck tire production from Continental’s Mt. Vernon, Illinois facility, which is now at capacity of 3.2 million tires per year. Construction will formally begin in 2018, with the first tires coming off the line in late 2019.
FORT MILL, SC — Get ready to start your engines! Continental Tire’s Commercial Vehicle Tire group is now the named tire sponsor of the ChampTruck series, North America’s competitive big-rig truck racing as the second contest this season is set for this weekend.