Cooper Tire shareholders are set to bag a 40 per cent premium on shares, following the announcement that Apollo Tyres is acquiring the US tyremaker. Apollo Tyres Ltd and Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has announcd a definitive merger agreement under which a wholly-owned subsidiary of Apollo will acquire Cooper in an all-cash transaction valued
A host of leading drivers will compete on acclaimed Cooper tyres this weekend, as the cream of the rallycross crop arrives in Barcelona for the second round of the 2013 X Games. Stars of rallycross, which is a unique fusion of asphalt and gravel racing, will take to the specially-built circuit at the iconic Olympic
Cooper Tires begins its entry into the FIA European Rallycross Championship this weekend, with Cooper-backed Timmy Hansen set to embark on his first full season of competition as the season kicks off at Lydden Hill, in Kent – the venue where rallycross began 46 years ago.
Cooper competitors in the 2013 Dakar Rally were celebrating at the weekend weekend as Xavi Foj took his second consecutive T2 class title, while the Race2Recovery team secured its place in the history books by completing the world’s toughest rally.