Goodyear is among Top 3 tire companies in the world. It is the no.1 tiremaker in North America and
Latin America, and the second largest in Europe.
Goodyear has operations in most regions of the world. Together with its subsidiaries and joint ventures,
Goodyear operates 51 manufacturing plants in 22 countries, developing and marketing tires for most
applications. The company headquarters are in Akron, Ohio.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 in USA. Charles Goodyear, after whom the
company is named, invented the rubber vulcanization process, which was an important milestone in the
development of tires.
During its more than century old history, Goodyear has been a pioneer in the tire industry, with many
firsts to its credit. For example, in 1971, Goodyear was the first tire to land safely on the moon through
Apollo 14 mission, while in 1985, it was the first radial tire for commercial aircrafts.
Commitment to Tire Technology
Goodyear is devoted to advancing tire technology, and to applying this knowledge to new products that advance driving excellence. At the Akron Technical Center,Ohio,nearly 1,500 engineers & scientists collaborate to improve tire manufacturing for a wide varienty of products. Together with the other innovation center in Luxembourg,Goodyear strives to develop state-of-the-art products that set the technology and perfomance standards for the industry.
Excellent performance in any condition
Whatever the capabilities of your vehicle, whatever the road surface or weather conditions or time of
year, Goodyear’s superb range of tires deliver the kind of control and performance that you deserve.
Goodyear has designed different tires for diverse conditions including tough & demanding driving