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Brad Keselowski wins Nationwide race at Charlotte

...in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.Stu Grant, general manager of worldwide racing for Goodyear, said Friday the tire manufacturer provided durability guidelines a day earlier for teams to use in their preparations."They have got to be aware...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-10-10/brad-keselowski-wins-natio
Kyle Busch takes win at Fontana

...finish could attest."By no means is this a problem for Goodyear," Kurt Busch said, referring to NASCAR's tire manufacturer. "It's just a thumbs-up for NASCAR for allowing teams to get aggressive in all areas."The intrigue and weirdness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-03-23/kyle-busch-takes-win-fonta
A turnabout tale for grocery store chains

...Carolina has the title of tire manufacturing capital of the U.S., its state chamber of commerce has established a Tire Manufacturers' Council. Council members include Michelin North America, Bridgestone Americas and Continental Tire the Americas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2013-05-30/turnabout-t
Busch drivers might get help

...Brian France said. Toyota will pull out of the IRL Indy Car Series after the 2006 season. FORMULA ONE REFUNDS: Tire manufacturer Michelin is trying to make amends with Formula One fans by offering refunds for the U.S. Grand Prix and offering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/30/nas_457398.shtml
Nascar
Most tires require air, not nitrogen

...contains virtually no moisture, which can cause pressure fluctuations at higher temperatures. According to one tire manufacturer, a typical tire inflated with compressed air might lose 2.7 pounds of pressure monthly, while one filled with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/06/liv_452315.shtml
Life & style
Vehicles required to have tire pressure monitoring systems

...will be saved when all new vehicles are equipped with the systems. The regulation was proposed last September. Tire manufacturers have questioned whether the warning system would signal low pressure early enough. Automakers have raised concerns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/08/liv_449675.shtml
Life & style
Business briefs

...stores, or the acquisition of new stores and businesses," said Julian C. Day, the CEO of Kmart Holding Corp. Tire manufacturer chooses Georgia ATLANTA - Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. has selected Bartow County for its first U.S. tire plant. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/05/bus_417893.shtml
Business
Formula One headed for major makeover

...measures would put all teams on the same tires, possibly as early as 2006. That would end the competition between tire manufacturers Bridgestone and Michelin and save teams the cost of extensive testing to find the best combinations. Spare cars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/05/nas_414584.shtml
Nascar
Firestone faces state lawsuit

...more than 60 deaths. But the tire manufacturer said it will maintain that the...a safety threat and that the tire manufacturer has acknowledged the recalled...have been filed against the tire manufacturer. Reach Frank Witsil at 823-3352...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/17/bus_295667.shtml
Business
Tire maker, dealers cross wires

...creating some confusion at tire dealerships already swamped by consumers seeking replacement tires. Last week, the tire manufacturer recalled all sizes of P235/75R15 radial ATX, ATX II and Wilderness AT tires made at its Decatur, Ill., plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/15/bus_295433.shtml
Business