Rear tyre of AI flight bursts while landing, passengers safe

The rear tyre of an Air India flight from Male today burst while landing at the Trivandrum International Airport but the passengers and crew escaped unhurt.

Hamilton, Merc given `go-ahead` to race in Britain after `Tyregate` ban escape

Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team has reportedly been cleared to race at next week`s British Grand Prix as the Brackley-based team escaped a ban from the sport over the secret Pirelli tyre test controversy.

Hamilton, Mercedes may be banned from F1 over `secret` tyre test

Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team could reportedly be banned from racing after the governing body decided to hold a hearing into their secret tyre test.

Tyre of Thai Airways plane from India explodes

A tyre of the Thai Airways International aircraft from India exploded while landing at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok early on Saturday morning.

Tyre firms likely to get stressed further on CCI move

The proposed action against tyre companies by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) is set to further strain their profitability.

Bridgestone to stop F1 tyre supply in late 2010

Japan`s Bridgestone Corp. said it would end its tyre supply contract with Formula One after late 2010, citing a changing "business environment."

Bridgestone to stop F1 tyre supply in late 2010

Japan`s Bridgestone Corp. said it would end its tyre supply contract with Formula One after late 2010, citing a changing "business environment."

JK Tyre, Ceat raise tyre prices up to 4%

Tyre makers, including JK Tyre and Ceat Ltd, have hiked prices of their products by two to four percent from October 1 due to a substantial rise in rates of key raw material natural rubber in the last six months.

Goodyear workers approve new 4-year contract

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co workers approved a new contract that will prevent the potential closing of a half-dozen plants in the next four years, union leaders said Saturday.

China accuses US of protectionism in tyre case

A Chinese trade official said Wednesday that a US complaint about China`s tyre exports smacks of protectionism and appealed to Washington to avoid taking steps that might harm relations.