Continental Tire SA

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    New racing series generates more attention for the planet
    All races will be broadcasted live online and on TV worldwide
    Continental is the exclusive tyre supplier for the entire series

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 20 October 2020 – Continental is a founding partner and, as of 2021, the premium sponsor of the Extreme E series. The technology company will equip all...

    Continental is a founding partner and, as of 2021, the premium sponsor of the Extreme E series.

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    Series kicks off in spring 2021, travels around the world to five remote locations
    Continental a founding partner and exclusive tyre supplier, providing special-purpose tyres for the ODYSSEY 21 electric racers
    Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton launches his own team: X44

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 14 October 2020 – The innovative new Extreme E all-electric...

    The innovative new Extreme E all-electric off-road racing series is scheduled to make its much-anticipated debut in March 2021, and Continental is proudly a founding partner, premium sponsor and the exclusive tyre supplier to the global championship which was recently officially granted status as an FIA International Series.

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    Replacement businesses for passenger and truck tyres merged
    New organisation is primarily structured according to customer group
    Objectives: Further increase in customer centricity and further development of innovative products, services, and digital solutions

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 9 October 2020 – Tyre manufacturer and technology company Continental has...

    Tyre manufacturer and technology company Continental has reorganised the passenger and truck tyres replacement businesses in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) under the leadership of Philipp von Hirschheydt, former head of the passenger tyres replacement business in the EMEA region.

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    Claus Petschick heads new Sustainability department at Continental’s Tire division in Germany – Q&A regarding sustainability program, Tour de France and dandelion as eco-friendly source of natural rubber
    Sustainable management is an integral part of “Vision 2030” strategy program
    Consistent research and development in new technologies, alternative materials, and...

    For many years, Continental’s Tire business area has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to the area of sustainability and has now bundled all activities and projects in a newly created department under the leadership of Claus Petschick as part of its “Vision 2030” strategy program.

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    Dryland Event Management is proud to announce that Anderson Transport and General Tire have extended their partnership. The transport firm has renewed their long-term relationship, with the aim of further developing women’s mountain biking in particular. While the locally produced Brand of Continental Tyre SA, will continue to showcase their robust and durable General Tires on...

    Dryland Event Management is proud to announce that Anderson Transport and General Tire have extended their partnership. The transport firm has renewed their long-term relationship, with the aim of further developing women’s mountain biking in particular.

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    Delighted spectators and high global engagement rate
    Six teams on advanced technology from Continental
    PremiumContact 6 tyres deliver safety and precise handling for support vehicles – Q&A with tyre development engineer Andreas Schlenke

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 30 September 2020 – A common focus on both car tyres and bicycle tyres – at this year's Tour of...

    A common focus on both car tyres and bicycle tyres – at this year's Tour of France, the Continental brand, in its dual function as a supplier and one of the five main sponsors, attracted the highest media attention worldwide.

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    Continental picks up its 12th Diamond Arrow Award for business excellence as one of South Africa’s leading tyre manufacturers
    Results based on PMR.africa’s annual regional survey of the Eastern Cape, focusing on economic growth and development, management expertise, governance and innovation
    CSR award acknowledges Continental Tyre SA’s commitment to the community by...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has once again emerged victorious at the annual PMR.africa awards, earning its 12th consecutive Diamond Arrow Award in the category for Tyre Manufacturers.

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    Your car is the most trustworthy means of transport during the coronavirus crisis
    Tyres, battery, fluid levels, windscreen wipers and lights – a thorough check will prevent unpleasant surprises
    Useful tips for inspections and repairs, plus revised warranty conditions

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 10 September 2020 – Keep your distance and avoid unnecessary contact –...

    Keep your distance and avoid unnecessary contact – that’s the most important motto in times of coronavirus.

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    Continental is supplying six teams in this year’s 107th edition of the Tour de France
    Eight out of 10 Tours in the last decade have been won on Continental tyres
    Continental is a Main Partner of the Tour de France until 2022. All official Tour vehicles are fitted with Continental PremiumContact 6 tyres

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 3 September 2020 – Over recent years,...

    Over recent years, Continental has become synonymous with success in the Tour de France. The winners of the last three editions of the race have crossed the finish line on tyres hand-made at the Continental plant in Korbach.

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    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has supported the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber’s Ubuntu COVID-19 Fund
    The fund provides local healthcare facilities with essential equipment to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
    CTSA contributed R250 000 to the initiative to procure over 33 000 gowns, masks and gloves for frontline workers, and donated 100 blankets for homeless...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has answered the call from the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber (NMBBC) to support its Ubuntu COVID-19 Fund, which provides valuable protection and support to frontline staff in Nelson Mandela Bay healthcare facilities.

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    Continental Tyre joined the Youth Employment Service (YES) in 2019 to help provide learning and employment opportunities for young people
    Learners gain experience and knowledge in various aspects of the tyre industry, which improves their prospects of finding jobs
    Continental Tyre SA and BestDrive also have their own Learnership Programme, with four graduates having gained...

    Unemployment is one the biggest crises faced by South Africans today, and the youth are particularly hard hit due to a lack of suitable qualifications, skills or work experience which hamper their ability to secure employment.

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    Red Dot Design Award for Urban Taraxagum – bicycle tyres made from dandelion rubber
    Magazine “Focus E-Bike” distinguishes Urban Taraxagum in the “Sustainability & Green” category
    Continental’s long-term Taraxagum project aims to use natural rubber from dandelion plants for production of two-wheel, passenger car and commercial vehicle tyres

    PORT ELIZABETH, South...

    The Urban Taraxagum bicycle tyre from Continental is impressive on two fronts: the tyre made from dandelion rubber has won the prestigious Red Dot Design award, and was recently awarded the E-Bike Design & Innovation Award in the Sustainability & Green category by the magazine Focus E-Bike (focus.de, March 21, 2020).

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    Running is the top trend sport during the coronavirus crisis
    10 tips from Continental for healthy jogging, issued in cooperation with sports physicians
    Good running shoes are essential – like models with the high-grip “Continental sole”

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 20 May 2020 – Amateur joggers in colourful outfits are normally a familiar sight in parks and forests, as...

    Amateur joggers in colourful outfits are normally a familiar sight in parks and forests, as well as on city sidewalks.

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    PremiumContact 6 came out on top of an independent tyre test conducted by the German, Austrian and Swiss automobile clubs, ADAC, ÖAMTC and TCS
    Test of 225/40 R18 tyre size fitted to a VW Golf GTI, 16 tyre brands evaluated, Continental tyre earned top marks in the wet, excelled in braking and handling
    Continental SportContact 6 won two separate ultra-high performance (UHP)...

    Continental’s PremiumContact 6 and ultra-high performance (UHP) SportContact 6 tyres have once again come out on top of comprehensive and independent summer tyre tests in Europe.

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    Continental ranked as one of the top companies in motor vehicle parts category by Fortune magazine for the fourth time in a row
    Recognised for excellence in innovation, social responsibility, product and service quality, people management and global competitiveness
    Continental Tyre South Africa recently certified as a Top Employer for a third consecutive year

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    For the fourth year in a row, Continental has been named by Fortune Magazine as one of the ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’, making it one of only two tyre companies to make the prestigious list in 2020.

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    Continental-branded fan belts and multi-V belts are designed to stringent global standards
    Products are manufactured at the ISO-certified and Continental Sonepat plant in India
    Accelerated pulley tests prove that Continental products comfortably exceed the most demanding industry requirements

    Johannesburg, South Africa, 10 January 2020. The leading technology company...

    The leading technology company Continental is world-renowned for its industry-defining technologies, as well as the exceptional performance and quality of its products – and this is certainly true of the automotive aftermarket fan and multi-V belts which were rebranded during the second half of 2019 for South Africa and Sub-Saharan African markets.

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    New Learnership Programme helping four young men from the SOS Children’s Village with skills development to create a brighter future
    Practical and theoretical training at Continental Tyre SA-owned BestDrive store in Port Elizabeth
    Learners graduate with a National Certificate in Automotive Repair and Maintenance, with a focus on Tyre Fitment

    Port Elizabeth, South Africa,...

    BestDrive may be best known as Continental’s franchise retail chain, which is the fastest-growing tyre dealer network in Southern Africa with more than 160 stores across the region – but it is now also a place of hope and opportunity for four young men from Port Elizabeth.

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    Continental Tyre is the first manufacturer to produce a 19-inch tyre in South Africa
    Local production of the 19-inch General Grabber AT3 expands Continental Tyre SA’s presence in the replacement tyre market
    The new tyre size is ideally suited to the rapidly growing sport utility vehicle (SUV) segment, offers superb all-terrain performance

    Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 9...

    As one of its major milestones for 2019, Continental Tyre South Africa is now proudly producing its first 19-inch tyre at its Port Elizabeth manufacturing plant – making this the first-ever 19-inch tyre produced on South African soil.

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    Back-to-back tests between premium Continental tyres and cheap budget tyres reveal significant differences in performance and safety
    Motorists benefit from cutting-edge design, top quality compounds and advanced research and development when purchasing premium tyres
    Premium tyres also offer significant benefits when fitted to older cars without modern driving aids

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    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has provided members of South African automotive and business media with a unique insight into the comparative performance and safety benefits of premium tyres versus budget offerings.

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    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has been recognised as a top employer for the third year in a row by the Top Employers Institute
    Organisations certified as Top Employers dedicate themselves to providing the very best working environment for employees through their progressive ‘people-first’ HR practices
    The Top Employers Institute Global Certification Programme has...

    Last night, the Netherlands-based Top Employers Institute certified Continental as a Top Employer in South Africa for 2019, marking it as a company that creates an optimal working environment for its employees.

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    Magazine’s annual awards recognise achievements and expertise of companies and individuals operating to the highest standards across the globe
    Shaun Uys joined Continental Tyre SA in 2000, completed local and international assignments in Production, Marketing and Sales and retail divisions before being appointed Managing Director in 2015
    Uys spearheaded introduction of the...

    Shaun Uys, Managing Director of Continental Tyre South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, has been selected as Africa MD of the Year for 2019 by Global 100

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    Continental continually pushes the boundaries of automotive safety, from innovative active safety features to best-in-class tyres
    As a partner to Global NCAP #StopTheCrash, Continental plays an active role in supporting education regarding road safety and the benefits of modern safety systems
    From introducing the first-generation ABS system to pioneering automated driving...

    As a wide-ranging technology Company, Continental is a key driver behind pushing the boundaries of automotive safety.

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    General Grabber AT3 and X3 provide dependable, robust performance in the harshest of environments, from the Karoo to Lesotho
    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 27 September 2019 – General Tire is renowned for its dependable, robust performance in the harshest environments, as well as its adventurous spirit. It’s not surprising then that the legendary brand, which is owned by...

    General Grabber AT3 and X3 provide dependable, robust performance in the harshest of environments, from the Karoo to Lesotho

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    “Conti C.A.R.E.” delivers technology solutions for the mobility of the future
    Electrification and connectivity of wheels and tyres enable sustainable tyre management

    Frankfurt, Germany, 12 September 2019 – At this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), Continental will be presenting Conti C.A.R.E., a comprehensive technology system. Conti C.A.R.E. (Connected. Autonomous....

    At this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA), Continental will be presenting Conti C.A.R.E., a comprehensive technology system.

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    The German tyre manufacturer factory-fits one in three new cars in Europe
    Nine out of 10 best-selling European cars are approved for Continental tyres
    Continental is the only tyre manufacturer that supplies original equipment tyres to all seven vehicle manufacturers in South Afric

    Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 5 September 2019 –Continental is one of the largest suppliers...

    Continental is one of the largest suppliers of tyres to vehicle manufacturers. About a third of new cars in Europe are fitted with tyres from the Hanover-based German company.

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    Brand-shift: ram automotive fan and multi-V belts will be sold under the Continental brand name in the future; premium quality remains guaranteed
    New, globally harmonized packaging design will ensure greater clarity on distributors’ shelves
    ram brand will continue for car and commercial vehicle spares including selected automotive hoses, anti-freeze, hose clamps, radiator...

    The technology company Continental is carrying out a brand shift in the automotive drive system aftermarket with its current ram-branded fan belts and multi-V belts.

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    Award presented by Official Sponsor of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019, international tyre brand, Continental


    Rais M’Bolhi, Amigo Gomis, Sylvian Gbohouo and Mohamed El Shenawy all nominated for award

    CAIRO, Egypt, 23 July 2019 –Rais M’Bolhi of Algeria has been named ‘Best Goalkeeper’ of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019. M’Bolhi took the award,...

    CAIRO, Egypt, 23 July 2019 – Rais M’Bolhi of Algeria has been named ‘Best Goalkeeper’ of the Total Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019. M’Bolhi took the award, which is sponsored by Continental, ahead of fellow nominees Amigo Gomis (Senegal), Sylvain Gbohouo (Cote D’Ivoire) and Mohamed El Shenawy (Egypt).

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    Continental is a main partner of Tour de France which takes place from 6 to 28 July
    176 riders representing 22 teams will cover a race distance of 3 460 km for the 106th edition
    All official vehicles of the Tour are equipped with Continental’s award-winning PremiumContact 6 tyre which is manufactured in France

    Hanover, Germany, 9 July 2019 – The 106th edition of the Tour...

    The 106th edition of the Tour de France is in full swing after its official start in Brussels on Saturday 6 July, and promises to be truly exceptional with a multitude of milestones for its passionate fans to celebrate.

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    Underground Mining Tyre & Agricultural Tyre operations at the Port Elizabeth plant to discontinue
    189(A) process initiated with approximately 170 affected employees
    Continentals Passenger Light Truck (PLT) production will continue 

    Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 11 June 2019 - Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has announced the discontinuation of the production of...

    Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has announced the discontinuation of the production of underground mining & agricultural tyres in South Africa.

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    The oldest mountain bike club in SA, Fat Tracks, has donated Lange’s locally designed and developed Raleigh RC9000 series to Continental Tyre South Africa
    Multiple champion Lange won 409 local and international races during his 20-year career
    Continental Tyre SA is the main sponsor of Fat Tracks and co-sponsor of The Herald Continental Cycle Tour
    Internationally,...

    Fat Tracks, South Africa’s oldest mountain bike club which was established in 1989, has donated a legendary race-winning bicycle ridden by multiple cycling champion, Malcolm Lange, to Continental Tyre South Africa.

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    Continental Tyre SA has donated R25 000 to SOS Children’s Village for disaster relief efforts in Mozambique
    Continental AG supports programme with an additional 25 000 Euro (over R400 000) donation
    Approximately 260 000 children and over 1.7-million people affected in Mozambique by Cyclone Idai

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 24 May 2019 – Continental is extending its...

    Continental is extending its support to the disaster relief efforts in Mozambique following the devastation and destruction caused by Cyclone Idai by donating funds to SOS Children’s Village.

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    Five-year agreement signed between Continental and the Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) to sponsor the tournament including the 2019 edition in Egypt
    Sponsorship designed to increase awareness of the premium Continental tyre brand throughout Africa


    Rights package follows successful sponsorship of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup

    Cario, Egypt, 20 May 2019 –...

    International tyre manufacturer Continental today announced that its Tire Division is to be Official Sponsor of the Total Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) until 2023

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    BestDrive is one of the fastest-growing tyre fitment centre networks in the region
    149 BestDrive dealers across Southern Africa, located in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and Mauritius
    Exclusive ContiSure Warranty available from BestDrive on all Continental-branded passenger car and 4x4 tyres
    Ongoing skills development and training, including...

    BestDrive, the franchise tyre retail fitment division of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), is one of the fastest-growing networks in Southern Africa and currently operates in six Southern Africa countries, comprising South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland, Zimbabwe and Mauritius.

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    The latest BMW X5 to be fitted with General Tire Grabber AT3, delivering strong off-road grip and safe on-road handling
    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 24 April 2019 – The General Tire brand has been approved as original equipment (OE) fitment for the latest BMW X5. The all-terrain Grabber AT3 has been recommended in size 275/45 R20 110V XL on the Bavarian automaker’s latest X...

    The latest BMW X5 to be fitted with General Tire Grabber AT3, delivering strong off-road grip and safe on-road handling

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    ContiPressureCheck (CPC) among Continental’s wide range of advanced safety technologies
    MiX Telematics provides interface with the on-board computer and relay of real-time tyre information to the MiX Fleet Manager platform
    Combined, the two systems provide optimised fleet management to reduce fleet running costs and downtime while improving safety

    PORT ELIZABETH, South...

    Continental has extended the capability of its innovative ContiPressureCheck (CPC) tyre management system with the integration of the MiX Telematics platform to provide fleet customers with optimised tyre monitoring and the transmission of real-time information to fleet managers.

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    The ContiLogger service concept allows Continental to consult its off-the-road (OTR) customers using on-site study as well as tyre and vehicle driving parameters
    Service concept enables users to cut operating costs and improves applications
    Advanced version of ContiLogger Live will offer remote service and consultancy for customers

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 28 March...

    Continental is taking yet another stride toward providing off-the-road (OTR) tyre customers with a complete suite of tyre data logging and monitoring services at this year’s bauma, theworld's leading international trade fair for construction, building material and mining machinery, which takes place from April 8–14 in Munich.

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    Continental PremiumContact 6 wins independent summer tyre tests conducted by Auto Zeitung, AutoBild, AutoBild Allrad and AutoBild Sportscars
    SportContact 6, Continental’s super sports tyre for the ultra-high performance segment, rated best in class by sportauto

    PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, 26 March 2019 – Continental’s latest and most advanced passenger car tyres provide...

    Continental’s latest and most advanced passenger car tyres provide unparalleled safety and performance, according to the latest independent tyre tests conducted in Germany.

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    Annual targets met: sales 44.4 billion Euros, adjusted EBIT margin 9.3 percent
    Executive Board’s dividend proposal: 4.75 Euros per share (up 0.25 Euros)
    Net income of 2.9 billion Euros almost at a record level (14.49 Euros per share)
    Continental reaffirming annual guidance despite continued weak markets
    Powertrain business will trade on the market under the name...

    Continental has successfully concluded fiscal 2018. The DAX company’s sales totalled €44.4 billion and the adjusted EBIT margin was 9.3 percent, which meant that the technology company achieved its adjusted annual targets.

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    Continental’s Ian Langlands and Julien Biger won the fun inter-team challenge against Isuzu Southern Kings players Jurie van Vuuren and Michael Botha
    The Kings riding gear donated to a local cycling development team to boost its academy
    Isuzu Motors SA CEO Michael Sacke selected for once-in-a-lifetime flip in Patrick Davidson’s Red Bull aerobatics plane

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    It was intended as a fun-spirited challenge, but the inter-team rivalry between the two-man cycling team from Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) and two professional rugby players from the Isuzu Southern Kings at this year’s 34th edition of The Herald Continental Cycle Tour was as intense as you would find at any international match.

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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...

    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

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    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 –...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...