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    Goodyear to test intelligent tires at Mcity in Michigan


    Image: University of Michigan Goodyear plans to extend its research into ‘intelligent’ connected, sensor-equipped tires and will carry out testing with electric and autonomous vehicles at the Mcity Test Facility [pictured]. Mcity, a public-private partnership led by the University of Michigan, has a 16-acre site of roads and traffic ...

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    IAA 2011: With e-tire, Continental targets EV market


    Continental will have a 900 square meter booth at the IAA (Model photo: Continental) Continental will unveil a specially designed tire aimed at helping electric vehicles expand their driving range. At the upcoming Frankfurt auto show (IAA), the German automotive supplier and tire maker wants to address some of the ...