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New car is working out for NASCAR

...Cup Series will stop turning its wheels during the Easter break.Fourteen teams tested Tuesday at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. at Kansas Speedway. By the time teams get back to North Carolina, some will be able to enjoy a three- or four-day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-16/new-car-working-out-r-nascar
Flat tires in NASCAR are sign of times

It would have been easy to blame Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. for all the flats that occurred during the racing weekend at Auto Club Speedway.For most, however, the blowouts really were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-26/flat-tires-nascar-are-sign
Harvick wins his first Nationwide race of year

...passenger cars. But during Saturday's Great Clips/Grits Chips 300 and today's AdvoCare 500, the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. will flip that around.Tires for the races were patterned from the company's street tires. The inside bead willbe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-08-31/harvick-wins-his-first-nat
Ben Smith

...he met and eventually wed his Bett who was also from Wrens. Shortly thereafter, he went to work for Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. where he remained a loyal employee and retired with over 35 yrs of service. While with Goodyear, he was transferred...

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Martin Martin, 54, still willing to learn

...does it.Adding to the challenge is the new Generation 6 race car and a new tire compound from the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.Martin hopes that puts everyone on a level playing field when the race starts."Everyone will probably have to adjust...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-04-06/martin-martin-54-still-wil
Breaking of 200 mph barrier raises safety concerns for NASCAR

...track, not Daytona or Talladega, that is unheard of."The track will lose grip as it ages and the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. is likely to bring a harder tire to the next race to keep the cars under 200 mph.NASCAR has used a variety of methods...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-06-20/breaking-200-mph-barrier-r
NASCAR officials won't tolerate unusual aid from teammates

...everything they've got. You saw guys trying to gain every advantage possible."DAYTONA TESTING: The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. will hold an open tire test at the newly-paved Daytona International Speedway Dec. 15 and 16. It will be the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2010-11-20/extraordinary-aid-wont-be-
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Talladega decides to make changes

...Montoya . "I just wouldn't. I wouldn't do it because they drive so different." TIRE TESTS: The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. issued an open invitation to all Sprint Cup teams for a two-day tire test at Daytona International Speedway. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/15/nas_551919.shtml
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Times to be more friendly for fans

...change the interest level. There's just so many options of things to do." NEW AND IMPROVED: The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. tested a bigger tire Tuesday and Wednesday at Richmond International Speedway. The tire company hopes a bigger tire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/08/nas_551012.shtml
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Aiken County likely to be site of $400 million plant

...to the nation how attractive the work force of Aiken County is," he said. Bridgestone purchased Firestone Tire and Rubber Co. in 1988 and the Bridgestone/Firestone subsidiary was formed two years later. Bridgestone reported $17.9 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/07/biz_212527.shtml
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