3 suppliers may sell tires for next Explorer

Wilson, Amy; Connelly, Mary; Stoffer, Harry
September 2000
Automotive News;9/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5892, p8
Trade Publication
Focuses on the other tire companies in the United States considered by Ford Motor Co. to supply tires for its Explorer automobile. Negotiations with Bridgestone/Firestone and Michelin; Strain on Ford-Firestone relationship caused by the recall of defective Firestone tires.


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