TITLE

Where orange is green

AUTHOR(S)
Dawson, Brad
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;6/1/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Yokohama Tire Corp. is using environmentally conscious tire technology. The company's orange oil-based Advan ENV-R1, which debuted earlier this year, is the spec tire for the Patron GT3 Challenge by Yokohama series and the American Le Mans Series' Challenge Class. According to Mark Chung, Yokohama director of corporate strategy and planning, the technology has been in existence for about 20 years.
ACCESSION #
42869959

 

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