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Bridgestone heads to Suzuka for motorbike endurance showdown
Bridgestone will race in the thick of the action at the Suzuka 8 Hours in Japan on 30th July, the grand finale of the FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC) 2016-2017.

Bridgestone Corporation Named to Two New ESG Indexes
Inclusion underscores Bridgestone’s CSR commitment

Bridgestone continues its active membership of the European Pact for Youth
Pact for Youth is a mutual engagement of business and the European Union leaders Bridgestone Europe actively involved since 2015 Reflects the People priority of Bridgestone’s “Our Way to Serve” commitment

Bridgestone receives Volkswagen Group Award for Innovation & Technology
Bridgestone recognised with Volkswagen Group Award for Innovation & Technology Only tyre company to receive the prestigious award at the ceremony in Berlin Paolo Ferrari, CEO & President: “…together, with partners like the Volkswagen Group we can stay ahead of the technology curve”

Bandag keeps businesses rolling, whatever the conditions
Introducing the new Bandag M-TRAILER 001, Bandag R-TRAILER 001 and Protread PRO-TR3 retreads for the fleet market • Three new retreads, two for on/off conditions and one for regional and special transport • Applying the latest advances in material engineering and pattern design • Extending wear-life and performance with lower cost per km compared to its predecessor

Bridgestone scores double win at Erzberg Rodeo weekend
A pumped-up Ossi Reisinger (AUT/Husqvarna) won the Rocket Ride and Iron Road Prolog races – both on Bridgestone tyres – at the iconic Erzberg Rodeo enduro event in Austria, 15th to 18th June, which is reckoned to be the toughest dirt bike race in the world.

Bridgestone to Release Sustainability Report 2016
Tokyo (June 26, 2017) - Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) today announced the release of the Bridgestone Group’s Sustainability Report 2016.

Bridgestone confident going into 8 Hours of Slovakia Ring
The FIM Endurance World Championship series comes to Slovakia Ring for the first time on 22 June, for the penultimate EWC race of the season.

Bridgestone announces price increase on all Car, Van and SUV tyres
• Prices on Car, Van and SUV tyres to increase • Average increase of 3% • Comes into effect 01 July 2017

Bridgestone reaches out to bikers with inspirational stories
Launches online platform to engage riders and share experiences

Bridgestone on the podium at Oschersleben
In another thrilling duel between two R1 Yamaha machines, the Bridgestone-equipped YART Yamaha Official EWC Team finished a close runner-up at the 8 Hours of Oschersleben in Germany on 20 May.