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    Goodyear Wranglers keep anti-poaching vehicles on track
    Goodyear Wranglers are the tyre of choice for rangers on the Forever Wild Rhino Protection Initiative team. This is the fourth year that the tyre manufacturer is sponsoring the rugged, all terrain 4x4 tyres to help give the anti-poaching teams an advantage when patrolling the country’s nature reserves.
     “The rangers made...

    Goodyear Wranglers are the tyre of choice for rangers on the Forever Wild Rhino Protection Initiative team. This is the fourth year that the tyre manufacturer is sponsoring the rugged, all terrain 4x4 tyres to help give the anti-poaching teams an advantage when patrolling the country’s nature reserves

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    Goodyear provides noise reducing technology to Mercedes
    19 & 20 inch fitments on the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class to feature Goodyear SoundComfort Technology
    Port Elizabeth, 2 November 2015 – Goodyear is pleased to announce a technologically advanced tyre fitment to the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class.
    The Mercedes-Maybach S-Class moulds the perfection of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class...

    Goodyear is pleased to announce a technologically advanced tyre fitment to the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class.

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    Goodyear South Africa (Pty) Ltd celebrates third consecutive wellness award!
    Because, we care! Goodyear South Africa celebrated being awarded first place for Health and Wellness in the medium business category, at the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber Wellness Awards held on Friday, 23 October 2015.
    Goodyear has focused on creating a Culture of Health for its associates in...

    Wellness Award - 27 Oct 15

    Because, we care! Goodyear South Africa celebrated being awarded first place for Health and Wellness in the medium business category, at the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber Wellness Awards held on Friday, 23 October 2015

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    Goodyear supports CapetoCape 2.0 with a world record!
    The Touareg Cape to Cape 2.0 Challenge is complete, and Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Sam Roach are new world record holders.  Goodyear partnered with German record breaker Rainer Zietlow and his second world record attempt to drive from Cape Agulhas, South Africa to Nordkapp, Norway in less than 10 days.   Their latest...

    The Touareg Cape to Cape 2.0 Challenge is complete, and Rainer Zietlow, Marius Biela and Sam Roach are new world record holders.

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    Goodyear South Africa to invest ZAR670 million to increase High-Value-Added production at Uitenhage Tyre Factory
    Port Elizabeth, South Africa - 15th September 2015: Goodyear South Africa today announced it will invest ZAR670 million to increase production of high-value-added (HVA) consumer tyres at its Uitenhage manufacturing plant to drive profitable growth and meet market...

    Goodyear South Africa today announced it will invest ZAR670 million to increase production of high-value-added (HVA) consumer tyres at its Uitenhage manufacturing plant to drive profitable growth and meet market demands

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    Top magazines announce Goodyear as winner in tyre tests
    Three of Goodyear’s tyres, the Wrangler MT/R with Kevlar, the EfficientGrip SUV and the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2, have all dominated first place in their respective categories in recent motoring magazine tests.  Tested against a number of other brands, all three tyres came out on top across a number of comprehensive tyre...

    Tyre Test Winner - 14 Sep 15

    Three of Goodyear’s tyres, the Wrangler MT/R with Kevlar, the EfficientGrip SUV and the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2, have all dominated first place in their respective categories in recent motoring magazine tests.

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    Goodyear supports second world record attempt to drive from Cape-to-Cape
    Goodyear-Wrangler HP All Weather tyres and Rainer Zietlow team-up to drive from South Africa to Norway in less than 10 days.
    Cape Agulhas, South Africa – September 11, 2015: Goodyear has partnered with German record breaker Rainer Zietlow and his second world record attempt to drive from Cape Agulhas,...

    Cape-to-Cape - 11 Sep 15

    Goodyear-Wrangler HP All Weather tyres and Rainer Zietlow team-up to drive from South Africa to Norway in less than 10 days.

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    Goodyear Reaches Supply Agreements for Rice Husk Ash Silica
    New Source of Silica Will Debut in Tyre for the Chinese Market
    AKRON, Ohio, June 9, 2015 – The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has reached a supply agreement with Yihai Food and Oil Industry in China for silica derived from rice husk ash. Goodyear will begin using the silica this year in a consumer tyre that will...

    The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has reached a supply agreement with Yihai Food and Oil Industry in China for silica derived from rice husk ash. Goodyear will begin using the silica this year in a consumer tyre that will be manufactured in its factory in Pulandian, China, and sold in China.

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    Goodyear Introduces Tyres Containing Next-Generation Silica
    AKRON, Ohio, May 5, 2015 - The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has begun using a next-generation silica to increase the fuel-efficiency of its tyres. This new silica will be first used in the Goodyear EfficientGrip SUV tyre, which is being launched this month in Latin American markets. Tyres containing the silica...

    The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has begun using a next-generation silica to increase the fuel-efficiency of its tyres.

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    Goodyear Road Safety Advice: Upcoming Easter Holidays
    Rather be “safe than sorry”…
    Keeping your family and passengers safe on the journey to your holiday destination this Easter is of the highest priority.
    Part of preparing for the holiday, is preparing yourself as the driver and your passengers on the importance of road safety and what can be done to reduce the risk of an...

    Keeping your family and passengers safe on the journey to your holiday destination this Easter is of the highest priority.

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    Goodyear Road Safety Advice: Upcoming Easter Holidays
    “Where there is DAMAGE, DON’T”
    Research indicates that badly maintained or damaged tyres are among one of the most widespread factors contributing to accidents in South Africa. Tyres are undoubtedly the most critical safety component on a vehicle as it affects traction, handling, steering, stability and braking
    As you and...

    Research indicates that badly maintained or damaged tyres are among one of the most widespread factors contributing to accidents in South Africa. Tyres are undoubtedly the most critical safety component on a vehicle as it affects traction, handling, steering, stability and braking.

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    Goodyear Road Safety Advice: Upcoming Easter Holidays
    No fooling around… It is all about the “CORRECT PRESSURE”.
    The pressure of “road safety” and the “rand” is usually factored in when planning a holiday trip.  Goodyear advises that focusing on the “correct pressure” – tyre pressure – could spare the tyre and the rand.  
    Tyre pressure should be checked regularly - at least...

    The pressure of “road safety” and the “rand” is usually factored in when planning a holiday trip. Goodyear advises that focusing on the “correct pressure” – tyre pressure – could spare the tyre and the rand.

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