Tires

12.06.11
Bridgestone rolls with air-free tire concept (video)
12.06.11

Bridgestone rolls with air-free tire concept (video)

The days of flat tires and spares are numbered. Sure, self-inflating tires are all well and go...

By M. Smith,   12.06.11
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08.27.11
Insert Coin: PumpTire self-inflating bicycle tire
08.27.11

Insert Coin: PumpTire self-inflating bicycle tire

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...

By Z. Honig,   08.27.11
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08.13.11
Goodyear's self-inflating tires could improve gas mileage, leave Schrader valves unsatisfied
08.13.11

Goodyear's self-inflating tires could improve gas mileage, leave Schrader valves unsatisfied

Reminiscent of Ghostbuster's Marshmallow Man, new Goodyear tires might just Stay-Puft on their ow...

By L. Leavitt,   08.13.11
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07.26.09
OSU foresters swap tree fibers for rubber in fuel efficient tires
07.26.09

OSU foresters swap tree fibers for rubber in fuel efficient tires

Leave it to a gaggle of brilliant wood science researchers at Oregon State University to figure out...

By D. Murph,   07.26.09
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12.20.07
Purdue tire design can sense damage, warn driver
12.20.07

Purdue tire design can sense damage, warn driver

Usually you can't tell that there's a problem with one of your tires until you've already swerved o...

By Evan Blass,   12.20.07
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01.07.07
KUMHO ECSTA DX Aroma car tires roll out with lavender scent; don't ask why
01.07.07

KUMHO ECSTA DX Aroma car tires roll out with lavender scent; don't ask why

File under "zomg finally!" -- KUMHO Tires is releasing its ECSTA DX Aroma line of car tires featurin...

By B. Dybwad,   01.07.07
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12.27.06
This week's overblown privacy scare, courtesy of RFID tires
12.27.06

This week's overblown privacy scare, courtesy of RFID tires

Alright, everybody panic: they can track us through our tires! Just like how all those nefarious nas...

By P. Miller,   12.27.06
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