Bosch’s newest machine, TCE 4435THP for changing UHP and RFT tires

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:25+00:00 March 31st, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Bosch, Suppliers, Tires, Video, youtube.com|

Tires can be very expensive especially Ultra High Performance (UHP) tires. Who knew that changing your tire could lead to problems for you, your tire and your safety. Bosch did. How would you know if there was damage to your tire? German Rubber Association (wdk) is the German Certification for tire equipment safety. The WDK [...]

Michelin run flats on the 2014 Chevy Corvette stingray on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:40+00:00 September 3rd, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Chevy, Tires, Video, youtube.com|

John Church, Michelin's product developer engineer, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the brand new run flat tires manufactured exclusively for the corvette stingray. The 2014 Chevy Corvette stingray comes standard with run flat tires, but you wouldn't know it by driving it. The run flat tires are the only ones that Michelin [...]

Continental’s research and development of tires

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:42+00:00 July 31st, 2013|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Continental AG, Technology, Tires, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Hannover, Germany - Continental Dr. Hagan Schoenfield, research and development of tires, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com about the technologies of the future. So much has been made of electrification and automated driving, but the one constant for the future is that, so far, we still need four tires on the [...]

Michelin’s Pete Selleck on the reduction of raw materials on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:01:25+00:00 July 23rd, 2011|Categories: 2011 Michelin Challenge Bibendum, Automobiles and Energy, Automotive executives, Technology, Tires, Video, youtube.com|

Berlin, Germany “ Pete Selleck, 55, has been with Michelin for 29 years. He has served as president of Michelins global Truck Tire business since January 2006. Pete Selleck will return to Greenville, S.C., from Michelins global headquarters in Clermont-Ferrand, France, to become Michelins North America Chairman. I met up with Selleck at the 2011 [...]