High-performance trio

Yip, Jeff
December 2007
Rubber & Plastics News;12/10/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p21
Trade Publication
The article reports that Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s Dunlop brand has produced tires to meet expected demands in the touring and high-performance tire segments. Todd Hershberger, director of the Dunlop brand, said that Dunlop expects demand for V-, W- and Z-rated touring and performance tires to each grow about 24% by the end of 2011. Dunlop's new premium summer ultra-high-performance street tire, the SP Sport Maxx GT, is headed stateside from overseas.


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