Billionaire Schaefflers hold the keys to Conti's fortunesJan. 10
Breaking up Continental is an old idea, but even as suppliers such as Delphi and Autoliv announced they were dividing last year, the German giant didn't budge. With Conti now talking of a major overhaul, all eyes are the billionaire Schaeffler family, which controls almost half of the supplier's stock.
Toyota explores airless tires to build lighter EVsOct. 30, 2017
AutoNews Now: Ram's two-front assault on SilveradoOct. 30, 2017
Tires for Life avoids potholesOct. 16, 2017
Dealer Tire wins business from Southeast Toyota's 176 storesAug. 31, 2017
Build a tire factory, they will comeAug. 21, 2017
TIRE TITANSAug. 21, 2017
Scott and Dean Mueller built Dealer Tire into a billion-dollar colossus by selling replacement tires to new-vehicle dealerships. Now the brothers are ramping up their efforts to teach dealers to be better tire retailers.
EMBEDDED ADVISERSAug. 21, 2017
Big in China, Giti rolls into U.S.Aug. 1, 2017
Tire maker Nokian plans U.S. plantMay 3, 2017
BMW plans more purchasing with Daimler, report saysJan. 20, 2017
BMW plans to expand its cooperation with Daimler in purchasing components, the automaker's new head of purchasing, Markus Duesmann, told a German newspaper. BMW will have to alter its procurement to meet the trend for EVs and autonomous driving, Duesmann also said.