Continental Tire SA

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    Member of the Executive Board, Hans-Jürgen Duensing: “Construction site of the future will not operate without digital mortar.”
    World premiere: ContiLogger enables optimized route management and perfectly coordinated tyre use
    Efficient and safe: remote condition monitoring systems for conveyor belts
    Air spring technology with integrated sensor ensures enhanced safety and...

    Technology company Continental is actively driving the development of digital solutions for the construction and mining sectors of the future.

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    Continental is pleased to announce that ContiTech South Africa has increased its local empowerment ownership in South Africa, through the transformation of its shareholding to a 51% black and 31% black female South African ownership.
    As a company we recognise that transformation is not only a moral imperative but a pragmatic growth strategy that aims to realise the country’s...

    Continental is pleased to announce that ContiTech South Africa has increased its local empowerment ownership in South Africa, through the transformation of its shareholding to a 51% black and 31% black female South African ownership.

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    Continental, official partner of the Tour de France from 2018 to 2022, is upgrading its sponsorship to Main Partner of the race in 2019
    This year, six teams will be racing on Continental tyres
    Continental is to equip the official Tour vehicles with premium car tyres

    Hanover, Germany, 18 February 2019 – On July 6, when the Tour de France begins with the Grand Départ in...

    Tour de France - 18 Feb 19

    On July 6, when the Tour de France begins with the Grand Départ in Brussels, Continental will embark upon its first year as one of the Tour’s five Main Partners – alongside LCL, E.Leclerc, Krys and Skoda.

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    Races to be staged worldwide
    Off-road races designed to boost awareness of challenges of the future
    Continental to supply high-technology tyres

    Hanover, Germany, 4 February 2019 – Continental is to sponsor the Extreme E off-road electric racing series. With electric SUVs and tyre technology from Continental, the new series takes participants to the most remote corners of...

    Continental is to sponsor the Extreme E off-road electric racing series.

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    High level of convenience: Passive Start and Entry (PASE) system and power door control support autonomous opening and closing
    Greater safety: Intelligent obstacle detection prevents collisions
    Optimal protection: Intelligent door brake system allows for freedom of opening vehicle doors and stops them from slamming shut even when the vehicle is on an incline
    CES 2019...

    With its solutions for intelligent vehicle doors, the technology company Continental is optimizing the relationship between safety and convenience.

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    Any tire test track can now be driven without a driver
    Automation allows for improved processes and more conclusive results
    Driverless tire tests based on prototypes of Continental’s automated Cruising Chauffeur
    Continental Executive Board member Nikolai Setzer: Project ensures premium quality

    Hanover/Uvalde (U.S.A.), December 19, 2018. At its test site in Uvalde,...

    At its test site in Uvalde, Texas, U.S.A., the technology company Continental has commissioned the first driverless tire test vehicle for a wide range of road surface types.

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    Contribute towards improving road safety by driving responsibly, maintaining a roadworthy vehicle and watching out for pedestrians


    Trucks continue operating throughout the year – show consideration for drivers, keep in mind following and stopping distances, overtaking and blind spots


    Modern vehicle safety features and best-in-class braking performance from...

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 14 December 2018 – With the end of the year comes a well-earned break after a long and extremely busy year. Typically, there’s a lot of travelling during this period. In keeping with Continental’s Vision Zero strategy that aims to reduce and eventually eliminate road traffic collisions, injuries and fatalities, we encourage all motorists and their families to play an active role in road safety this Festive Season.

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    From 2019, General Tire is to supply the tires for all cars in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series – Race tire is set to meet high expectations of NASCAR Whelen Euro Series teams
    Hanover, October 25, 2018. From next year onward, tire brand General Tire will be an Official Partner of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series and will be supplying the tires for all the teams in the series. As...

    From 2019, General Tire is to supply the tires for all cars in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series – Race tire is set to meet high expectations of NASCAR Whelen Euro Series teams

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    Continental’s Intelligent Tyres with ContiPressureCheck (CPC) selected for MAN’s EfficientLine trucks


    CPC is preinstalled on Continental’s Intelligent Tyres, allowing real-time monitoring of tyre pressure  and temperature


    System can be integrated with a fleet’s telematics provider, reducing downtime and improving operating efficiency

    PORT ELIZABETH,  South...

    MAN Automotive South Africa has selected Continental’s Intelligent Tyres fitted with ContiPressureCheck (CPC) for its premium range of EfficientLine trucks, allowing for real-time monitoring of tyre performance, pressure and temperature, thus allowing fleet managers and drivers to reduce downtimes and improve operating efficiencies.

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    Team SA will compete in youth and open categories in Australia from 17 November to 2 December
    General Tire assisted with funding for travel costs, supported by high-profile multi-media campaign in print, digital, social media and television

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 8 November 2018 – South Africa’s top lifesavers will be proudly representing the country at the...

    South Africa’s top lifesavers will be proudly representing the country at the Lifesaving World Championships in Adelaide, Australia, from 17 November to 2 December 2018, with official backing from General Tire, a brand of Continental.

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    General Tire conquers the toughest African terrain

    Capabilities of General Grabber range proven in unforgiving African bushveld
    Grabber X3 and Grabber AT3 are the tyres of choice for Kariega Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape
    Dependable off-road performance, longevity and puncture resistance in even the harshest conditions

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 29 October 2018 –...

    ‘Anywhere Is Possible’ is General Tire’s bold pay-off line, promising exceptional all-round performance and the ability to conquer the most demanding off-road conditions.

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    Continental releases Sustainable Natural Rubber Sourcing Policy

    Rubber Group commits to Sustainable Natural Rubber Sourcing
    Definition of responsibilities within the natural rubber value chain
    Contribution to industry-wide platform shall enhance social, environmental and governance standards

    Hanover, October 16 2018. Continental is disclosing its Sustainable Natural...

    Continental is disclosing its Sustainable Natural Rubber Sourcing Policy today.

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    Continental Tyre SA certified Top Employer for second year in a row

    2019 Top Employer certification undertaken by the Top Employers Institute in The Netherlands
    Recognises leading employers around the world that provide excellent employee conditions, nurture and develop talent

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 5 October 2018 – Continental Tyre South Africa has been certified...

    Top Employer - 5 Oct 18

    Continental Tyre South Africa has been certified as a Top Employer for the second consecutive year by the Top Employers Institute in The Netherlands, recognising its commitment to creating a positive working environment for its employees.

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    Continental shines at TruckX Expo 2018

    Industry-leading truck tyres, fleet solutions and technologies showcased
    Conti360° Fleet Services assists truck operators to reduce costs and improve efficiency
    ContiPressureCheck among Continental’s wide range of technologies, enhancing driving safety as part of Vision Zero strategy

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 27 August 2018 –As...

    As one of the world’s leading manufacturers of commercial vehicle tyres, Continental had a strong presence at the recent TruckX Conference & Expo held at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in Midrand.

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    Continued expansion for BestDrive network in SA and Sub-Saharan Africa
    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 05 July 2018 –ContiTrade Africa, the retail division of Continental Tyre South Africa, is continuing its expansion of the BestDrive dealer network across South Africa and the Sub-Saharan Africa region, and plans to welcome 17 new dealers during 2018.
    “Our aggressive network...

    ContiTrade Africa, the retail division of Continental Tyre South Africa, is continuing its expansion of the BestDrive dealer network across South Africa and the Sub-Saharan Africa region, and plans to welcome 17 new dealers during 2018

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    Joint cooperation between Continental and Toyota Material Handling

    Toyota Traigo80 electric forklift standard fitted with Continental solid tire SC20+
    Tire combines mileage with low energy consumption making it the perfect choice for electric forklifts

    Hanover, June 07, 2018. Continental and Toyota Material Handling join forces: All Traigo80 forklift trucks ordered since...

    Continental and Toyota Material Handling join forces: All Traigo80 forklift trucks ordered since April 1, 2018 come fitted with the Continental solid tire SC20+ as standard.

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    Continental Aims for Clean Sweep of 2018 Corporate Triathlon Challenge

    Continental fields 20 teams and 4 individual athletes for 2018 event
    Several current title holders and previous winners return once again to compete in Continental colours
    380 m sea swim, 18 km cycle, 4.2 km run – starts at 07h50 on Saturday 14 April at Hobie Beach in Port Elizabeth

    PORT ELIZABETH,...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is aiming to continue its winning streak and claim a clean sweep of the trophies at the 2018 Isuzu Corporate Triathlon Challenge, which takes place at Hobie Beach in Port Elizabeth on Saturday 14 April.

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    Continental rated as a Fortune Most Admired Company, Top Employer

    Continental ranked as top tyre company in motor vehicle parts category by Fortune magazine
    Recognised for excellence in innovation, social responsibility, product and service quality, people management and global competitiveness
    Reinforces Continental’s status as one of SA’s leading companies to work for,...

    Already acknowledged as one of the world’s leading tyre and automotive technology manufacturers, Continental has been named one of Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies for 2018

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    Continental becomes official partner of Tour de France

    Continental to supply tyres for all official support cars and motorcycles on the Tour from 2018 to 2022
    The German tyre manufacturer has a long tradition of developing and producing high-tech bicycle tyres, 2016 and 2017 Tour de France won on Continental tyres
    Continental Tyre SA actively involved in cycling in South...

    From 2018 Continental will be an official partner of the Tour de France, entrenching the pioneering German tyre manufacturer’s reputation for producing best-in-class tyres for the original equipment and replacement markets, covering everything from cars to trucks, motorcycles and, of course, bicycles

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    Efficiency in Agriculture: Boost Cost Efficiency with Tires

    Challenges in the agricultural industry: efficiency and soil protection
    “Engineered for Efficiency”: new premium radial tires for the agricultural industry boost productivity

    Hanover, November 2, 2017. The growing world population is presenting enormous challenges for the agricultural industry. The United...

    The growing world population is presenting enormous challenges for the agricultural industry

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    Continental achieves ISO 50001 certification – a first for South African tyre industry

    ISO 50001: 2011 certification received for innovative energy management system
    Involves systemic approach to achieve continuous improvement in energy performance, efficiency, consumption and monitoring
    Continental is the first tyre manufacturer in SA to achieve certification, joins five...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has achieved a significant milestone by becoming the first local tyre manufacturer to achieve the internationally recognised ISO 50001

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    Continental Maintains Successful Path: Strong Growth Continues in Third Quarter

    Sales rise by 9 percent to 32.7 billion Euros after nine months; 7 percent growth to sales of 10.7 billion Euros in the third quarter
    Adjusted EBIT margin is within target range at 10.6 percent after nine months despite a burden of 400 million Euros from increased costs of raw...

    Continental successfully continued its dynamic growth in the third quarter of 2017

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    Continental one of SA’s top companies to work for

    Certification by the Top Employer Institute in The Netherlands reaffirms Continental’s commitment to employees
    Recognises leading employers around the world
    Development of employees a sustainable business advantage

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 06 November 2017 – Continental Tyre South Africa will become the employer of...

    Top Employer - 7 Nov 17

    Continental Tyre South Africa will become the employer of choice for many of this year’s matriculants and graduates after being named one of SA’s leading companies to work for by an international research institute

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    Smart mobility powered by greater connectivity

    Continental taps into new business areas for mobility services
    3D display surfaces for new-generation digital content, greater personalisation
    Connected vehicles serve as a mobile weather station, or rental car of the future

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 06 November 2017 – Continental is pushing the boundaries of vehicle...

    Smart Mobility - 6 Nov 17

    Continental is pushing the boundaries of vehicle connectivity as it strives to deliver next-generation smart mobility solutions for the automotive industry

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    Continental pioneers holistic vehicle connectivity for smart mobility

    More than infotaintment: connectivity is a key technology for future intelligent mobility
    Continental is developing the building blocks for holistic connectivity

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 31 October 2017 – Continental connected the first vehicles to the Internet back in 1996. Since then, the...

    Continental connected the first vehicles to the Internet back in 1996. Since then, the technology company has connected more than 30 million vehicles

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    Continental Tyre SA MD Shaun Uys honoured in CEO Today Africa Awards

    CEO Today Africa Awards recognise and celebrate outstanding leadership
    Shaun Uys, MD of Continental Tyre SA, among list of winners for 2017
    Results published in CEO Today Magazine’s 2017 Africa Awards edition

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 18 October 2017 – Shaun Uys, managing director of Continental...

    Shaun Uys, managing director of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), has been honoured as one of Africa’s most dynamic and innovative leaders by UK-based CEO Today magazine

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    See what’s driving the future: Continental Cockpit Vision

    Continental showcases its vision of the cockpit of the future
    Changing interfaces and windshield displays: worldwide workshops for visionary ideas
    Integrated Interior Platform from Continental can make the vision a reality

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 2 October 2017 – Digital mobility strategies, a rising tide...

    Cockpit Vision - 4 Oct 17

    Digital mobility strategies, a rising tide of information and the increasingly interconnected and mobile lives of drivers

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    Continental reveals two new tyre technology concepts for greater safety and comfort

    ContiSense: Uses tyre sensors to measure tread and temperature, alerts drivers to tyre damage – data transmission via electrically conductive rubber
    ContiAdapt: Adjusts tyre pressure and rim width to adapt contact patch to road conditions
    New technology concepts shown at IAA 2017 in...

    Continental revealed two new tyre technology concepts that will make for even greater road safety and comfort in the future.

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    Optimised energy efficiency: Continental’s integrated approach

    Continental’s world-first AllCharge system allows EVs to use any charging technology
    New inductive charging system adds comfort and convenience
    Optimised wheel system: PremiumContact 6 tyres plus innovative New Wheel Concept
    Variable engine mounts for stable cornering, efficient hose lines for range...

    AllCharge System - 22 Sep 17

    Bearing in mind how important charging technology is for electric vehicle users in terms of stress-free everyday operation, Continental is now presenting innovations for this aspect of electric mobility too.

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    Update: General Tire Grabber launch photos added
    General Tire unleashes all-new Grabber AT3 and X3

    Grabber AT3 succeeds award-winning Grabber AT as General Tire’s accomplished all-terrain offering
    Heavy-duty Grabber X3 builds on proven capability of previous Grabber MT
    Complements existing Grabber GT high-performance SUV tyre
    Altimax Comfort and Sport still bolstering...

    Grabber AT3 and X3 - 6 Sep 17

    General Tire, a brand of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), is building on its proven performance in the replacement 4x4 tyre segment with an exciting new range of off-road tyres: the all-terrain Grabber AT3 and the extreme-terrain Grabber X3

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    Continental presents innovations for the fast-growing electric mobility market

    48V mild hybrid technology already in production for gasoline and diesel vehicles
    Volume production of integrated high-voltage powertrain to start in 2019

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 28 August 2017 – Electric-powered mobility is becoming increasingly important globally, and in the build-up...

    Electric-powered mobility is becoming increasingly important globally, and in the build-up to the 2017 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Continental is showcasing examples of new production applications in the field of electrification, while looking ahead to what the near future holds in this respect.

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    Women’s Month event drives road safety home

    BestDrive promotes Continental Vision Zero message amongst female dealers
    Off-road driving experience helps sharpen driving skills

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 21 August 2017 – Defensive driving is the single most important skill that South African women can acquire to ensure that they and their loved ones stay safe on the...

    Defensive driving is the single most important skill that South African women can acquire to ensure that they and their loved ones stay safe on the country’s roads.

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    Driving in the wet? Watch out for aquaplaning!

    Tyres disperse much less water as tread depth decreases
    With less than 3 mm of tread left, tyres should be replaced
    In aquaplaning, lift off the accelerator, keep the steering wheel steady, and don’t brake if possible

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 18 August 2017 – With many regions of South Africa currently experiencing...

    Wet Driving - 18 Aug 17

    With many regions of South Africa currently experiencing heavy rains after a prolonged drought, motorists face increased danger in the wet and slippery conditions.

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    Continental PremiumContact 6 scoops two internationally renowned design prizes

    Winner of IF Design Award 2017 and red dot design award
    PremiumContact 6 is Continental’s new-generation tyre for mid-range and luxury vehicles
    Already setting the benchmark in international tyre tests

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 17 August 2017 – Continental’s exceptional new PremiumContact...

    Continental’s exceptional new PremiumContact 6 tyre for mid-range and luxury-class cars has received two internationally renowned design awards.

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    CTSA achieves top rating in Excellence Awards

    Highest Sector rating given in PMR Excellence Awards
    CTSA recognised for stimulating economic growth and CSR achievements

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 18 July 2017 – Continental Tyre SA has received the highest rating for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives in South Africa within the tyre sector at the PMR...

    Continental Tyre SA has received the highest rating for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives in South Africa within the tyre sector at the PMR Africa Excellence Awards

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    Continental actively committed to Vision Zero

    As partners to the global “Stop the Crash” campaign, Continental’s Chassis & Safety and Tire divisions are supporting the drive for greater road safety and fewer road fatalities


    Multiple driver assistance systems designed to help prevent accidents in the long term


    Cooperation with ADAC as “Safer driving partner”...

    Since early 2016, Continental’s Chassis & Safety and Tire divisions have been partnering with the “Stop the Crash” campaign initiated by Global NCAP

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    Continental PremiumContact 6 dominates international tests

    New PremiumContact 6 wins German Autobild summer tyre test
    Best performer in comparative test conducted by Swedish magazine Vi Bilägare
    Winner of test performed by Quattroruote in Italy
    PremiumContact 6 delivers exceptional braking, handling, comfort and mileage

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 06 July 2017 – The...

    The recently launched Continental PremiumContact 6 tyre range may be new to the market, but it has already shaken up its segment by dominating the latest series of independent tyre tests conducted in three European countries

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    Continental Tyre SA recognised as Nelson Mandela Bay Top 50 Company for second year

    Continental earns Top Employer and Long-standing Investor awards
    Proud local heritage spanning 70 years in Port Elizabeth
    One of the industry’s largest employers, almost R1-billion invested in past five years

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 9 June 2017 – Continental Tyre South Africa...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) earned Top 50 Company awards for the second year in a row from the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, signifying the key role it plays in the local industry

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    New Continental PremiumContact 6 – a safe and comfortable tyre with sports-bred DNA

    New PremiumContact 6 successfully combines safety, comfort, sportiness and sustainability
    Continental focuses on “Safety without compromise”
    Superb balance between handling, comfort, rolling resistance and mileage at the highest level

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 7 June 2017 –...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has launched the advanced new PremiumContact 6 tyre range in South Africa

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    Continental takes top honours at 2017 Corporate Triathlon Challenge

    Continental’s Keegan Cooke takes second consecutive victory in men’s individual race
    Two Continental-backed athletes in top three for individual ladies race
    Team event dominated by Continental once again, including top 3 positions and most teams entered
    John Smit raises R15 000 for Ironman 4 the Kidz...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) continued its dominance of the Corporate Triathlon Challenge, powered by Algoa FM, on Saturday 1 April 2017.

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    Continental Going for Gold at 2017 Corporate Triathlon Challenge

    Continental fields 26 teams and 8 individual athletes for 2017 event
    Several previous winners return once again to compete in Continental colours
    380 m sea swim, 18 km cycle, 4.2 km run – starts at 07h50 on Saturday 1st April at Hobie Beach in Port Elizabeth

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 29 March 2017...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is once again fielding a formidable line-up of athletes for the action-packed Corporate Triathlon Challenge taking place in Port Elizabeth on Saturday 1 April 2017

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    Continental SportContact 6 Dominates AutoBild sportscars Tyre Test

    Ultra-high performance super sports tyre delivers balanced performance at highest level
    AutoBild journalists endorse “outstanding handling characteristics”
    Top marks for braking in the dry, as well as for wet and dry handling

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 16 March, 2017 – In the latest summer tyre test...

    In the latest summer tyre test staged by AutoBild sportscars magazine (issue 4/17), the Continental SportContact 6 tyre retained the first place it won last year.

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    Continental’s First Herald Cycle Tour Wrapped Up in Style

    Successful first year of three-year deal for Continental Tyre SA as joint title sponsor of The Herald Continental Cycle Tour
    32nd edition achieved record 3 045 participants, 31% growth over past five years
    12% year-on-year growth for the Mountain Bike race

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 9 March, 2017 – Continental...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) concluded its first event as the joint title sponsor of The Herald Continental Cycle Tour with record levels of participation across all races.

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    On Track for Technological and Financial Success: Continental Is Shaping the Digital Future of Mobility


    CEO Degenhart: “In the future, we will increasingly earn money with mobility services”
    Sales up 3.4 percent to 40.5 billion Euro in 2016
    Net income improved to 2.8 billion Euro/ 14.01 Euro per share
    Executive Board proposal: Dividend to rise by 50 cents to 4.25...

    In fiscal 2016, the technology company Continental comfortably achieved and in some cases slightly exceeded its annual targets as adjusted in the fall

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    Continental signs collaborative agreement with Caterpillar
    Hanover, Germany (February 22, 2017) –  Continental and Caterpillar Inc. have signed an agreement to equip Cat Off-Highway-Trucks (model series 770 to 775) with Continental RDT-Master tires in sizes 18.00R33, 21.00R33 and 24.00R35. The agreement also calls for the two companies to collaborate on designing new tires...

    Continental and Caterpillar Inc. have signed an agreement to equip Cat Off-Highway-Trucks (model series 770 to 775) with Continental RDT-Master tires in sizes 18.00R33, 21.00R33 and 24.00R35

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    Tire Technology International names Continental 2017 Tire Manufacturer of the Year

    High-caliber expert panel honors tire manufacturer’s exceptional investments in research and development, testing and production equipment
    Vision 2025 long-term growth strategy triggered impressive number of innovation and excellence projects in 2016
    Three factors proved decisive: the High...

    Continental was honored by trade journal “Tire Technology International” with its Tire Manufacturer of the Year award, first presented in 2008

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    Russian KAMAZ-Master racing teams win Dakar Rally and Africa Eco Race on Continental Tyres

    KAMAZ-Master racing trucks fitted with Continental tyres as part of new product cooperation
    The premium tyres showed high performance and maximum durability on challenging terrain throughout all stages of both races
    Continental specialists will make use of gained insights on...

    Dakar Rally Win - 16 Feb 17

    Rally teams of KAMAZ-Master have won the Dakar Rally 2017 and the Africa Eco Race 2017, two of the world’s most challenging desert races, on Continental tyres

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    Continental Appoints New Non-Executive Director

    Dr Ven Pillay joins Continental Tyre SA board of directors
    As an independent sustainability advisor with more than 20 years’ experience, Dr Pillay will chair Continental’s Social and Ethics Committee
    Focus on strengthening business through positive impacts on society, natural environment and broader economy

    PORT ELIZABETH,...

    Ven Pillay - 16 Feb 17

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is strengthening its business and governance strategies with the appointment of Dr Ven Pillay to the company’s board of directors, serving as a non-executive director and chair of its Social and Ethics Committee.

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    Continental Tyre SA Welcomes New General Manager for Manufacturing

    JJ Dowling takes over as General Manager: Manufacturing
    Returns to South Africa after four years as Plant Manager for Continental Tyre in Malaysia
    Started his career with Continental Tyre SA as a student in 1996, studying Rubber Technology

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 9 February, 2017 – Continental Tyre...

    JJ Dowling - 9 Feb 17

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has appointed JJ Dowling as its new General Manager: Manufacturing at its Port Elizabeth plant

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    Continental Celebrates Proud Legacy Spanning 70 Years in South Africa

    Company founded in January 1947 as the General Tire and Rubber Company
    Acquired by Continental AG in 1998, renamed Continental Tyre South Africa (Pty) Ltd
    One of the country’s leading tyre manufacturers, and the only supplier to all seven local vehicle manufacturers

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 27...

    70 Years in SA - 27 Jan 17

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is celebrating a significant milestone as the company reaches its 70th anniversary in 2017

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    General Tire kicks off sponsorship of Lifesaving SA

    Wide-ranging sponsorship covering 65 main beaches across South Africa
    Supports Watersmart school programme to address water safety and drownings
    Includes title sponsorship for Lifesaving SA National Championships

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 20 December 2016 – General Tire, a brand of Continental Tyre South Africa...

    General Tire, a brand of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), is making a significant contribution to safety this holiday season and beyond by sponsoring Lifesaving South Africa (LSA) and its wide range of essential support services provided countrywide

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    Continental Appoints Two High-Profile Brand Ambassadors for Vision Zero

    Racing driver Clare Vale and road safety advocate Vuyi Mpofu announced as Continental brand ambassadors
    Both represent Continental’s Vision Zero safety initiative in South Africa
    Promoting awareness of road safety issues as part of global campaign to reduce and eliminate vehicle accidents, injuries and...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) is stepping up its efforts towards achieving an accident-free future by appointing two high-profile brand ambassadors for its Vision Zero safety initiative.

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