Category Archives: Continental Resources

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 […]

Continental Extends Partnership to Ensure Continuous Supply of Tires in the UAE

The supply of Continental Tires to the United Arab Emirates will not be stopping any time soon. This is thanks to an extended partnership between Emirates for Universal Tyres (EUT) and Continental. The deal took place in late December 2019 and ensured that EUT will continue to be the major distributor for Continental until 31 […]