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One in Eight Motorists in the European Union Run at High Risk
New 2008 results from the Bridgestone "Think Before You Drive" safety checks show that 1 in 3 motorists in the European Union are routinely travelling on under-inflated tyres and/or worn out tyres.

MotoGP Riders Help Bridgestone Launch New Battlax BT-003RS Hyper Sports Street Tyre
One week ahead of the final pre-season MotoGP test in Jerez, Spain, Randy de Puniet and Niccolo Canepa flew to the southern Spanish circuit of Almeria to support the media launch of Bridgestone's Battlax BT-003 Racing Street hyper sports tyre.

Bridgestone Launches Turanza ER300 Ecopia and the Third Generation of Run-Flat Tyres in Geneva
Bridgestone focused on environmental performance and safety with the launch of the Turanza ER300 Ecopia and of the third generation of run-flat tyres respectively at the 79th Geneva International Motor Show.

Bridgestone Focuses on Environment at Geneva With the Launch of the Turanza ER300 Ecopia
Bridgestone will focus on environmental performance with the launch of the Turanza ER300 Ecopia and on safety at the 79th Geneva International Motor Show.

Bridgestone Europe to Launch Range of Fuel Efficient Tyres in 2009
From April 2009, an extensive range of Turanza ER300 Ecopia tyres will be gradually introduced to the European market.

2009 Bridgestone E-Reporter Competition Open for Entries
Bridgestone has announced on January 13 that the 2009 Bridgestone e-reporter competition for young aspiring journalists is open for entries.

Bridgestone Helps Mercy Ships with Tires
Bridgestone donated a new consignment of tires to Mercy Ships, continuing its support for the international charity that delivers 'hope and healing' to the world's forgotten poor.

Firestone Celebrates Reopening Of Duside Hospital in Liberia
Firestone Liberia celebrated the official reopening of the Firestone Medical Center at Duside as an inpatient facility.

Bridgestone to Supply Environmentally Friendly ECOPIA Tires as Standard Equipment for New Toyota iQ
Bridgestone Corporation announced that it has started supplying ECOPIA EP25 tires as standard equipment for Toyota Motor Corporation's "iQ".

Bridgestone Promotes Tire Care for European Road Safety Day
Bridgestone will play an active role in support of the second European Road Safety Day on 13th October 2008

Bridgestone Celebrates Its 200th Formula 1 Grand Prix
Bridgestone celebrated its 200th Formula 1 Grand Prix since entering the world's top motor sport in 1997 during the Valencia race on August 24.

Bridgestone to Race its 200th Grand Prix in Valencia on 24 August
When the Grand Prix of Europe is raced on Valencia's new street track on 24 August, it will be Bridgestone's 200th Formula One Grand Prix.