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Firestone wraps up its summer music tour on a high note

For the third summer in a row, Firestone, the iconic tyre brand, hit the road to bring music fans and artists together with the Firestone Music Tour. With stops at nine popular European festivals, more than 1 million festival attendees and over 30 performances on the Firestone Stage, this year’s tour was a huge success!

Firestone Music tour back in Ireland at Vantastival

The European Firestone Music Tour was back in Ireland at the recent Vantastival Festival in, Beaulieu House, Drogheda, Co. Louth on the June bank holiday weekend. Firestone sponsored a music stage for up an coming bands at the festival which also includes a major gathering of classic and modern camper vans. As a forerunner to

Firestone launches new Roadhawk tyre

Firestone recently hosted the European launch of its new Roadhawk tyre in Barcelona saying that “Firestone continues to deliver on its promise to revitalise the iconic American brand”. In 2014, Firestone committed to re-energising its brand in Europe by investing in its products, lineup and activations. In only three and a half years, Firestone has

Firestone Music Tour is back

This summer, Firestone is hitting the road to bring musicians and music-lovers together. Fans can connect with Firestone at seven popular festivals across Europe, including the Vantastical festival in Ireland next month. With so many different languages actively used across the continent, music is the one language that has the power to bring together people

Firestone Music Tour is back for the summer

This summer, Firestone is hitting the road to bring musicians and music-lovers together, featuring festival appearances at Download in Leicestershire and Vantastival in Drogheda in June. With so many different languages actively used across the continent, music is the one language that has the power to bring together people from different countries and cultures. The

Bridgestone and Firestone focus on latest developments at Geneva

Bridgestone is back at the Geneva Motor Show with a strong message of supporting every individual through innovation and partnership. The Bridgestone booth in Hall 6, Stand 6253, spotlights Bridgestone and Firestone brands’ latest developments in Europe. Partnership and Innovation Centre stage is Bridgestone’s exciting TOP Partnership with the International Olympic Committee. A frieze of

Firestone unveils new van tyre

Firestone has unveiled a new van tyre that gives outstanding fuel economy and wet grip, with the durability to stand up to intensive daily use. The new -generation Vanhawk 2 builds on the renowned durability and wear life of Vanhawk, but significantly improved wet weather handling and fuel economy. Here’s what Firestone engineers have done

Firestone on the right road with two new products

Roadhawk, a tyre built to perform longer and offer drivers best in class wet grip and best in class dry braking, will supplement the Firestone range along with the Vanhawk 2 tyre. Jake Rønsholt, Bridgestone Europe’s consumer managing director, said: “Firestone has been producing quality tyres for more than 100 years. We understand what tyres

Firestone conquers the city with versatile city bus tyre

Firestone continues to expand and diversify its range with the brand’s first-ever tyre for city bus operations. The all-new, all-position FS492 was designed specifically with the challenges of urban transport operations in mind; with the reliability to ensure safety and comfort for passengers and the durability to ensure long-lasting performance and profitability for operators. In

Firestone Music Tour at Vantastival 2016

Firestone’s high-profile European music adventure recently came to Ireland adding an Irish festival to its list of destinations, after a partnership with Vantastival 2016 was announced. It became the first Irish festival to take part in the hugely successful Firestone Music Tour, which currently spans France, Germany, Italy, Poland, England and Spain. Vantastival took place

Farmers go for Firestone tyre-pressure app

Farmers across Europe have given the thumbs-up to the Firestone smartphone tyre-pressure calculator application. So far, there have been more than 43,000 downloads since the service was launched in 2011, with almost 21,000 to IOS iPhones and other Apple devices, and over 22,000 to Android smartphone users. Firestone now expects this enthusiasm to grow even