Category Archives: Continental Resources

Continental CEO to Resign Due to Health Reasons

Having served more than 11 years as CEO of Continental Tire, Dr. Elmar Degenhart announced that he intends to resign from his position following some health concerns. His resignation will be effective on November 30, 2020. The announcement was followed by a termination of his Executive Board directorship and contract. This was supposed to run […]

Continental Has A New App for Commercial Tire Dealers


Continental Tire recently released a new mobile app dubbed “ContiTireDrive.” According to officials from the company, the app is designed to be a one-stop-shop for those seeking information about commercial truck and bus tires. It comes with a retread and tire selector tool that allows users to pick the right product. This is based on […]

Continental Tire Has A Promotion for July and August

Continental Tire recently released a tire promotion for its customers. The promotion runs from July 1 to August 31, 2020. Consumers that buy 4 qualifying tires for a light truck, CUV, or SUV, get to win a Visa prepaid card worth up to $100. Three of Continental Tire’s most recent releases are part of the […]

Continental Tire Focuses on Environmental Sustainability

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic that’s currently affecting millions across the globe, manufacturing companies in all industries are still upholding some of their values. Such values include prioritizing environmental sustainability. Continental Tire happens to be one such company. In an effort to improve its sustainability credentials, the tire manufacturer has come up with a new department […]

Continental Tire Runs June 2020 Promotion

Continental Promotion June 2020

Continental Tire is offering its customers an opportunity to get a $70 prepaid Visa card if they purchase four qualifying Continental passenger tires. This promotion will run from June 1, 2020 to June 30, 2020. The four qualifying Continental tires fall under the company’s performance lineup that includes the ExtremeContact DWS06 and ExtremeContact Sport tires, […]

Continental Launches Microsite to Explain CO2 Emissions Regulations and Simulation Tool for Trucks

Continental Microsite and VETCO

Yesterday, Continental Tire released a new microsite with an aim to explain the latest CO2 emissions regulations set for heavy goods vehicles. In addition, the tire manufacturer also launched VECTO, a new simulation tool designed for trucks. VECTO stands for Vehicle Energy Consumption Calculation Tool in full. The European Commission set the first emissions regulations […]

Continental Partners with Kordsa for First Tire with RF-Free Dip

Tier 1 supplier Kordsa and Continental Tire have been working on a new environmentally-friendly passenger car tire since 2017. The duo announced recently that it will release the first 250,000 tires this year. The idea behind the project was to create tires that are free of resorcinol and formaldehyde adhesive. The technology is called Cokoon […]

Continental has a New President for Hoosier Racing Tire

As of January 1, 2020, Continental Tire the Americas named Joerg Burfien president and head of Hoosier Racing Tire Corporation. The company supplies tires to racing applications across the world. It was acquired by Continental in 2016 and currently emphasizes on quality and high performance. Burfien succeeded John DeSalle who retired in November last year […]

Continental Ventures into Monitoring Systems and Smart Tires

Among the many things that Continental Tire showcased at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show were a new monitoring solution and an intelligent capable steer tire. These offered a glimpse into what the tire manufacturer is doing to promote the most innovative technology for commercial fleets. Smart Tires According to Continental’s vice president of sales […]