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    The RH-4A+ is Goodyear’s best haulage tyre for long hours to removal in hard rock underfoot conditions
    The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announces its newest addition to its off-highway large haulage product line, the RH-4A+, engineered to deliver a lower operating cost per hour and higher productivity in hard rock underfoot conditions. This tyre features an extra-deep...

    The RH-4A+ is Goodyear’s best haulage tyre for long hours to removal in hard rock underfoot conditions

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    Goodyear’s Pure ETCR tyre is inspired by Eagle F1 SuperSport road tyre
    Goodyear exclusively supplying tyres for world’s most powerful touring cars
    Testing begins this week ahead of first demo runs in October

    Brussels, August 2020 - Goodyear has revealed the bespoke Eagle F1 SuperSport race tyre that will be equipped to all cars in Pure ETCR, the world’s first...

    Goodyear has revealed the bespoke Eagle F1 SuperSport race tyre that will be equipped to all cars in Pure ETCR, the world’s first all-electric multi-brand touring car series.

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    Innovative technologies unlock significant improvements in wet braking without compromising ride comfort or road noise
    Prestigious test wins praising braking performance

    October has been declared Transport Month, an annual feature on the calendar of the Department of Transport and one of the platforms through which the department engages directly with its stakeholders....

    October has been declared Transport Month, an annual feature on the calendar of the Department of Transport and one of the platforms through which the department engages directly with its stakeholders.

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    Collaboration across racing and road car developments
    Goodyear Racing tyres to be fitted to track cars
    Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperSport chosen for the official road compliant conversion option
    Brabham to return to racing in November 2019 at Brands Hatch

    Goodyear and Brabham Automotive have announced their partnership to collaborate across racing and road car developments,...

    Goodyear and Brabham Automotive have announced their partnership to collaborate across racing and road car developments, reigniting a winning partnership that began in 1965.

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    At the recently held 53rd Paris Air Show – the rendezvous of the aviation industry – Goodyear’s latest advanced technology & mobility solution concept came under the spotlight: its ultra-lightweight Flight Radial tyre and AERO concept tyre, a Goodyear’s vision for future mobility.
    For more than 100 years, Goodyear has been a leading supplier of aviation tyres that perform...

    At the recently held 53rd Paris Air Show – the rendezvous of the aviation industry

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    The brand-new Goodyear Eagle F1 SuperSport RS has been homologated on the Porsche 911 GT2 RS and Porsche 911 GT3 RS
    Eagle F1 SuperSport RS tyre marks return of Goodyear to the supercar segment
    Focus on delivering consumers a great race track experience  

    After the recent introduction of the new Eagle F1 SuperSport range, Goodyear is proud to announce that the Eagle F1...

    After the recent introduction of the new Eagle F1 SuperSport range, Goodyear is proud to announce that the Eagle F1 SuperSport RS has been homologated for the Porsche 911 GT2 RS and Porsche 911 GT3 RS for the sizes 265/35 ZR 20 (99Y) XL and 325/30 ZR 21 (108Y) XL.

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    AKRON, Ohio, June 2019 – The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has been conditionally selected as a supplier by Airbus to provide its Flight Radial tyres as main and nose landing gear for Airbus’ new A321XLR aircraft.
    The Flight Radial, one of Goodyear’s most advanced aviation products, incorporates Goodyear Featherweight Alloy Core Bead Technology and strong, rigid tread...

    The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company has been conditionally selected as a supplier by Airbus to provide its Flight Radial tyres as main and nose landing gear for Airbus’ new A321XLR aircraft.

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    The EfficientGrip Performance, with its distinctive ZAF-marking on the sidewall, now includes adaptations for local, challenging conditions, making the tyre even stronger, to ensure better tread wear and increased mileage.  The EfficientGrip Performance is a high performing, fuel saving tyre, specifically aimed at medium-class, high-end vehicles.
    “The new tread compound...

    The EfficientGrip Performance, with its distinctive ZAF-marking on the sidewall, now includes adaptations for local, challenging conditions, making the tyre even stronger, to ensure better tread wear and increased mileage.

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    Three-tier range comprising SuperSport, SuperSport R and SuperSport RS
    Innovative technologies enable significant improvements to braking distances and lap times
    Caters to growing Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) segment, with 31 SKUs arriving between Q2 2019 and Q1 2020 with possible fitments from Volkswagen Golf GTI to Porsche 911 GT2 RS

    Goodyear has announced a new...

    Goodyear has announced a new range of three Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) tyres, branded Eagle F1 SuperSport, SuperSport R and SuperSport RS.

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    Successor to popular and acclaimed Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 range
    Innovative technologies unlock significant improvements in wet braking and dry handling without compromising ride comfort or road noise
    Caters to growing Ultra High Performance (UHP) market, with 34 SKUs arriving between Q1 2019 and Q1 2020with fitments from Volkswagen Golf to Porsche 911

    Goodyear has...

    Goodyear has announced its next-generation Ultra High Performance (UHP) road tyre, the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5.

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    Goodyear SuperSport range are race-inspired tyres, which can be used on and off track
    Caters to growing Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) segment

    After their announcement late last year, Goodyear is now presenting its flagship performance tyres at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019. Attendees of the motor show will be able to witness the Goodyear Eagle F1...

    After their announcement late last year, Goodyear is now presenting its flagship performance tyres at the Geneva International Motor Show 2019.

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    Goodyear and Klairmont Kollections unveil restored Golden Sahara II on translucent Goodyear tyres at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show
    In collaboration with Klairmont Kollections, Goodyear unveiled the restored Golden Sahara II at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show. An iconic custom car of the 1950s and 60s, the Golden Sahara II was one of the first concepts of...

    Goodyear and Klairmont Kollections unveil restored Golden Sahara II on translucent Goodyear tyres at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show

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  • Media-wire

    Goodyear introduces its latest concept tyre at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show
    The Goodyear AERO concept is a two-in-one tyre designed for the autonomous, flying cars of the future. This concept would work both as a tyre for driving on the road and a “propeller” for flying through the sky.
    “For over 120 years Goodyear has obsessively pursued innovations and...

    Goodyear introduces its latest concept tyre at the 2019 Geneva International Motor Show

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    Greater robustness & longer service life
    Brussels, November 27, 2018 – Goodyear is launching a brand new mixed service truck tyre range offering optimal damage resistance and longer service life than previous Goodyear mixed service tyres.  The new OMNITRAC range features new DuraShield technology and combines excellent robustness with enhanced performance and...

    Goodyear is launching a brand new mixed service truck tyre range offering optimal damage resistance and longer service life than previous Goodyear mixed service tyres.

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    Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV fitted on Audi e-tron in San Francisco
    Goodyear ultra-high performing tyres are chosen for Audi’s first ever electric SUV
    Brussels, 18 September 2018 – Audi revealed its e-tron earlier today, which is the first fully electric SUV to be commercialised by the German car manufacturer. Goodyear has supplied this groundbreaking model with its...

    Goodyear ultra-high performing tyres are chosen for Audi’s first ever electric SUV

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    Jaguar chooses new Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV as OE fitment for Jaguar E-PACE
    Goodyear proudly announces that it has been chosen by Jaguar to supply original equipment tyres for the Jaguar E-PACE, the medium-sized SUV of the British vehicle manufacturer.
    Goodyear will supply Jaguar’s new SUV with Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV and Eagle F1 Asymmetric SUV All-Terrain.  The...

    Goodyear proudly announces that it has been chosen by Jaguar to supply original equipment tyres for the Jaguar E-PACE, the medium-sized SUV of the British vehicle manufacturer.

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    Goodyear Launches New Light Tonnage Truck Tyres with increased robustness for all road conditions and vehicle types (diesel, hybrid and electric)
    Twenty new 17.5” and 19.5” steer and drive axle truck tyres
    Uitenhage, April 11, 2018 – Goodyear is launching new KMAX S and KMAX D 17.5” and 19.5” steer and drive axle tyres to satisfy the customer need for robustness, versatility,...

    Goodyear Launches New Light Tonnage Truck Tyres with increased robustness for all road conditions and vehicle types (diesel, hybrid and electric)

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  • Media-wire

    Goodyear introduces the new Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV, an Ultra-High-Performance tyre for SUVs
    The new Ultra-High-Performance SUV tyre delivers shorter braking distances for optimal performance
    Brussels, March 2018 – Goodyear introduces the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV, the latest model in the Eagle F1 Asymmetric range, which focuses on optimised braking and handling in all...

    The new Ultra-High-Performance SUV tyre delivers shorter braking distances for optimal performance

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    Goodyear Unveils Oxygene, a Concept Tyre Designed to Support Cleaner and More Convenient Urban Mobility
    Goodyear’s Oxygene concept envisions a driving solution that improves air quality
    Geneva, March 6th, 2018 – Goodyear’s latest concept tyre, introduced at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, quite literally brings the future of mobility to life as a visionary solution...

    Goodyear’s Oxygene concept envisions a driving solution that improves air quality

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    Goodyear demonstrates its intelligent tyre prototype on the road
    Goodyear intelligent tyre prototype is designed to ensure optimal connectivity between tyre and fleet operators
    Geneva, March 6th, 2018 – At the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, Goodyear showcased the latest advances on its intelligent tyre prototype, a complete tyre information system that includes a tyre,...

    Goodyear intelligent tyre prototype is designed to ensure optimal connectivity between tyre and fleet operators

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    Goodyear Presents New Tyre Technology Designed to Advance the Performance of Electric Vehicles
    The EfficientGrip Performance prototype with Electric Drive Technology is Goodyear’s latest step in developing tyres that meet the specific demands of Electric Vehicles
    Geneva, March 6th, 2018 – Goodyear offered a sneak peek during the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show of its...

    The EfficientGrip Performance prototype with Electric Drive Technology is Goodyear’s latest step in developing tyres that meet the specific demands of Electric Vehicles

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    Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV Ultra-High Performance tyre chosen by Alfa Romeo for the new Stelvio
    Uitenhage, 21 February 2018 –Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV Ultra-High Performance tyre has been chosen as original equipment on the new Alfa Romeo Stelvio, the first SUV from the iconic Italian manufacturer.
    Matching Alfa Romeo’s tradition of ground-breaking design...

    Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV Ultra-High Performance tyre has been chosen as original equipment on the new Alfa Romeo Stelvio, the first SUV from the iconic Italian manufacturer

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    Goodyear tyres chosen as OE fitment for new BMW 5 Series
    Uitenhage, 19 February 2018 – Goodyear is proud to announce that it has been accredited with a wide range of both Summer and Winter tyres as original equipment fitments for the BMW 5 Series.
    The 5 Series drivers can count on the performance of the Goodyear UHP Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 in the following...

    Goodyear is proud to announce that it has been accredited with a wide range of both Summer and Winter tyres as original equipment fitments for the BMW 5 Series

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    New 2018 Jeep® Wrangler Features Goodyear Wrangler AT Adventure with Kevlar
    AKRON Ohio, December 2017 – The 2018 Jeep Wrangler – unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show – will be fitted with two sizes of Goodyear’s Wrangler AT Adventure with Kevlar.
    The Wrangler AT Adventure with Kevlar is Goodyear’s best tyre for versatility on and off road. The tyre features DuPont™ Kevlar®...

    The 2018 Jeep Wrangler – unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show – will be fitted with two sizes of Goodyear’s Wrangler AT Adventure with Kevlar

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    Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure wins “Tyre of the Year 2017” award
    Spanish magazine ‘Neumáticos y Mecánica Rápida’ magazine has named the Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure as the best 4x4/SUV tyre of 2017
    November 2017 - The Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure has received the prestigious ‘Tyre of the Year’ award from renowned Spanish magazine ‘Neumáticos y...

    Spanish magazine ‘Neumáticos y Mecánica Rápida’ magazine has named the Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure as the best 4x4/SUV tyre of 2017

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    Boeing certifies Goodyear Flight Radial tyre for 777X
    Ultra-lightweight tyre is first product to receive Boeing system part certification
    Port Elizabeth, October 2017 – The Boeing company has certified the Goodyear Tyre & Rubber company’s ultra-lightweight Flight Radial tyre for its 777X airplane.
    With this designation, the Goodyear Flight Radial becomes the first...

    The Boeing company has certified the Goodyear Tyre & Rubber company’s ultra-lightweight Flight Radial tyre for its 777X airplane

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    New Goodyear Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure wins DriveOut Magazine’s All-Terrain tyre test
    Port Elizabeth, June 2017 – Goodyear’s Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure 265/65 R17 claimed first place in an all-terrain tyre shootout test conducted by DriveOut Magazine. Out of 7 tested tyres[1], Goodyear’s new on/off road tyre ranked highest with an overall result of 97,46%.  A...

    Goodyear’s Wrangler All-Terrain Adventure 265/65 R17 claimed first place in an all-terrain tyre shootout test conducted by DriveOut Magazine

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    Sava expands its Light Truck range with the brand new Trenta 2
    Port Elizabeth, May 2017 – Sava is pleased to announce the Trenta 2, its latest model in the Light Truck tyre range. With the launch of this new tyre, Sava offers an efficient and reliable tyre and expands its range to provide fleets with additional size options.
    The Sava Trenta 2 is designed to respond to fleet...

    Sava is pleased to announce the Trenta 2, its latest model in the Light Truck tyre range.

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    Goodyear introduces the new Wrangler® All-Terrain Adventure, a versatile All-Terrain tyre with the strength of Kevlar® to go off-road at a moment’s notice
    South Africa, March 29, 2017 – Goodyear introduces the Wrangler® All-Terrain Adventure tyre, the latest member set to carry the legacy of the award-winning Wrangler® family. It is a tough and durable tyre for off-road...

    Goodyear introduces the Wrangler® All-Terrain Adventure tyre, the latest member set to carry the legacy of the award-winning Wrangler® family

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    Goodyear Introduces the IntelliGrip Urban Concept: A Smart Tyre for Future Urban Fleets
    The Goodyear IntelliGrip Urban concept tyre aims to provide enhanced safety and energy efficiency, offering urban fleet solutions for future-generation autonomous electric vehicles
    Geneva, March 7th – At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Goodyear unveiled what the tyre of the near...

    The Goodyear IntelliGrip Urban concept tyre aims to provide enhanced safety and energy efficiency, offering urban fleet solutions for future-generation autonomous electric vehicles

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    Goodyear Unveils the Eagle 360 Urban, a Concept Tyre Powered by Artificial Intelligence
    Thetyre of the future will be able to sense, decide, transform and interact
    Geneva, March 7th - Goodyear has revealed its long-term vision for future smart, connected tyres. In an evolving mobility ecosystem defined by the transition to driverless vehicles and shared mobility in urban...

    The tyre of the future will be able to sense, decide, transform and interact

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    New Goodyear Ultra-High Performance Tyre Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 chosen for Porsche Panamera
    Port Elizabeth, 28 February 2017 – Goodyear proudly announces that the new Ultra-High Performance tyre Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 has been accredited with original equipment fitments on the new Porsche Panamera.
    The tyre, developed to meet the needs of powerful sedan and sports car drivers,...

    Goodyear proudly announces that the new Ultra-High Performance tyre Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 has been accredited with original equipment fitments on the new Porsche Panamera.

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    Goodyear’s Eagle-360 Named One of 2016’s Best Inventions by Time Magazine
    AKRON, Ohio, November 23, 2016 – The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company’s Eagle-360 concept tyre has been named one of Time magazine’s “Best Inventions of the Year 2016.” 
    Each year, Timemagazine’s technology editors list the year’s “best inventions that are making the world better, smarter and—in some...

    The Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company’s Eagle-360 concept tyre has been named one of Time magazine’s “Best Inventions of the Year 2016.”

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    New Rigid Dump Truck Tyres from Goodyear
    Goodyear RM-4B+ range introduced for severe operating conditions
    November, 2016 – Goodyear is introducing the RM-4B+ Off The Road (OTR) tyre range for rigid dump trucks in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.  After successful performance in the United States, the brand-new OTR range, which includes several new sizes,...

    Dump Truck Tyres - 21 Nov 16

    Goodyear is introducing the RM-4B+ Off The Road (OTR) tyre range for rigid dump trucks in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.

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    Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 chosen as Spain’s “Tyre of the Year 2016”
    A panel of judges, assembled by Spanish magazine Neumáticos y Mecánica Rápida, named the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 “Tyre of the Year”
    The 17th annual Tyre of the Year Awards, organized by Neumáticos y Mecánica Rápida, crowned Goodyear’s Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 as Spain’s ‘Tyre of the Year’ in the...

    A panel of judges, assembled by Spanish magazine Neumáticos y Mecánica Rápida, named the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 “Tyre of the Year”

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    Goodyear reveals the world’s first electricity generating concept tyre at Geneva 2015
    Futuristic concept tyre has the potential to revolutionize the industry
    Geneva, Switzerland, March 3, 2015 – Goodyear is showcasing its latest tyre concept at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show— a futuristic tyre that has the capacity to produce its own electricity. Conceived by...

    Geneva, Switzerland, March 3, 2015 – Goodyear is showcasing its latest tyre concept at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show— a futuristic tyre that has the capacity to produce its own electricity. Conceived by Goodyear’s Innovation Centre engineers and simply called by its development code “BH03”, the tyre can transform generated deformation and vibrations into electrical energy. As interest for electric cars grows in the global marketplace, this type of innovation is expected to play a...

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    Goodyear chosen for new Mercedes-Benz E-Class
    New Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 comes as standard fitment on the Mercedes-Benz E-Class
    Port Elizabeth, June 2016 – Goodyear is pleased to announce that the brand new Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 product, which is only just hitting the shelves in tyre retailers, is already accredited with fitments on the Mercedes- Benz E-Class.
    The...

    Goodyear is pleased to announce that the brand new Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 product, which is only just hitting the shelves in tyre retailers, is already accredited with fitments on the Mercedes- Benz E-Class.

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    Goodyear Develops OTR Tyres for Volvo´s Biggest ADT
    Goodyear introduces new OTR tyres to maximize load capacity
    Port Elizabeth, June 2016 – Goodyear has developed the new Off-The-Road (OTR) tyre TL-4A in size 33.25R29 specifically for the new Volvo A60H articulated dump truck – the largest Volvo articulated dump truck.  The two companies have worked together to develop and...

    Goodyear has developed the new Off-The-Road (OTR) tyre TL-4A in size 33.25R29 specifically for the new Volvo A60H articulated dump truck – the largest Volvo articulated dump truck.

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    New Sava Avant 4Plus and Orjak 4Plus Truck Tyres
    Johannesburg, South  Africa  – May 17, 2016: Sava is launching the new Sava Avant 4Plus steer tyre and Orjak 4Plus drive tyre. These European on-road quality truck tyres feature the latest generation tread designs. The new Sava 4Plus tyres offer cost-conscious fleet operators further benefits including improved mileage of up...

    Johannesburg, South Africa – May 17, 2016: Sava is launching the new Sava Avant 4Plus steer tyre and Orjak 4Plus drive tyre.

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    New Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 makes appearance on Jaguar XF
    Four homologations for Goodyear’s new UHP tyre
    Port Elizabeth, May 2016 – Goodyear is proud to announce that a number of new Jaguar XF vehicles will come fitted with the latest ultra-high performance tyrein the Goodyear portfolio - the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3.
    The tyre will be fitted in sizes 225/55R17 101Y XL,...

    Goodyear is proud to announce that a number of new Jaguar XF vehicles will come fitted with the latest ultra-high performance tyrein the Goodyear portfolio - the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3

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