|YOKOHAMA TIRE CORPORATION'S ULTRA WIDE BASE TIRES NOW AVAILABLE AT LOVE'S TRUCK TIRE CARE LOCATIONS|
|• TY517™drive and RY407™ trailer tires on sale to drivers at 191 Love's sites nationwide|
FULLERTON, CA (May 6, 2014) – Drivers looking for Yokohama Tire Corporation's (YTC) ultra wide base (UWB) tires have a new source: Love's Travel Stop network. YTC announced today that Love's – which has 191 Truck Tire Care locations nationwide – will carry two UWB tires: the TY517™ (drive) and RY407™ (trailer). Both tires are available in size 445/50R22.5.
'This is great news for drivers...[Read more...]
|Continental Tire and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Continue Successful Partnership|
| ||Tire Company is Title Sponsor of Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix, powered by Mazda
MONTEREY, Calif., February 6, 2014 – As road racing fans prepare for the inaugural running of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship May 2-4 at the world-renowned race track, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and Continental Tire agree to continue the successful partnership they began in 2011.
The highlight of the Continental Tire Grand Prix Monterey, powered by Mazda is the new TUDOR United SportsCar...[Read more...]|
|Yokohama Tire Corporation-Sponsored Driver Michael Essa Looks To Clinch The Formula Drift Championship|
|FULLERTON, CA (Oct. 10, 2013) – Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC)-sponsored drifting competitor Michael Essa is going for the 2013 Formula Drift championship. Essa, who runs on Yokohama's newest ultra high-performance ADVAN Neova® AD08 R tires, is in first place heading into the 'Round 7 Title Fight' season finale, October 11-12 at Irwindale Speedway in Southern California.
'We're leading the series by15 points and have a really good chance to win the Formula D championship,' said Essa, ...[Read more...]|
|LIME ROCK PARK ALMS - SPENCER PUMPELLY GIVES FLYING LIZARD MOTORSPORTS ITS FIRST GTC POLE IN PORSCHE 911 GT3 CUP|
|Lime Rock, Connecticut. Flying Lizard Motorsports, with a great GT racing heritage at Lime Rock Park including an American Le Mans Series GT victory here last year, has added to its Lime Rock record as Spencer Pumpelly (Atlanta) put the #45 team Porsche 911 GT3 Cup on the class pole for tomorrow's race. Pumpelly, who will share his drive tomorrow with Nelson Canache, Jr. (Venezuela), said the team was looking to improve its qualifying sessions.
'We have not qualified as well as we have...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN LAUNCHES NEW ERA FOR NISMO AS ITS GLOBAL PERFORMANCE CAR AND MOTORSPORTS BRAND|
|•Redeveloped global headquarters in Yokohama heralds new era for NISMO
•NISMO to create a range of affordable performance Nissan models from small cars to flagship sports cars
•Juke NISMO is the first, followed by new 2014 370Z NISMO
•New GT-R NISMO confirmed, the ultimate Nissan performance supercar
•Nissan's global motorsports program to be managed by NISMO
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today kicked off a new era for NISMO, confirming it as Nissan's exclusive global performance car and mot...[Read more...]|