Goodyear Tires Overview

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 in Ohio. It is noted that Goodyear’s first tires were successful as they were easily detachable and required little maintenance. The Goodyear blimp, easily recognizable in many parts of the world, first flew in 1925. The blimp quickly became the Goodyear icon.

Goodyear is considered to be the most successful tire supplier in the history of Formula One and is the sole tire supplier for NASCAR. Goodyear also has a prominent position in the non-tire industry producing items such as Hydraulic products, Power transmission products, Conveyor belt products, Synthetic rubber for chewing gum etc.  Goodyear manufactures tires for a broad range of vehicles including:  automobiles, commercial trucks, light trucks, SUVs, race cars, airplanes, farm equipment and heavy earth-mover machinery.

  • All Seasons

Assurance Tripletred – is a premium all-season tire that has been recommended by Consumers Digest as an All-season Car Tire Best Buy. This tire features 3 different tread zones for good performance on every road surface for coupes, sedans and minivans. It’s noted to be a durable tire with good traction for all driving conditions.

Assurance Comfortred – this all season touring tire is designed for upscale coupes, sedans and minivans. It’s designed to combine good looks, a comfortable ride and long wear.  A very absorbent layer of rubber helps to insulate vibration and impacts making the ride quiet and smooth.

  • Performance

Eage F1 –  this ultra high-performance all-season tire is developed for sports cars, sporty coupes and performance sedans.  It’s tire design allows for responsive handling and superb all-season traction. The featured tread designed allows for wet weather racing for confident driving on rain-soaked roads.

  • Winter

Ultra Grip – these winter tires provide resistance to aquaplaning optimizing performance in snow and rain. They offer excellent handling in wet conditions while minimizing road noise level. The tire design helps promote even tread wear.

Fortera Tripletredthis premium tire designed for SUVs meet industry severe snow service standards. The triple tread design allows for great performance on dry surfaces, wet slicked roads and in snow and ice. The design  enhances gripping power on icy or slick roads.

  • Off Road

Wrangler AT/S – these off road tires are optimally designed to help provide traction in a variety of conditions. They’re designed for two- and four-wheel drive pickups and full-size sport utility vehicles. They combine rugged looks with low noise.

Conclusion

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has been in the tire manufacturing business for decades and has the reputation to prove it. While having a prominent presence in the motorsports industry, especially NASCAR, Goodyear also offers a varied tire selection for any type of vehicle and road conditions while maintaining a high level of quality in each tire.