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Goodyear presented with Honda's Excellence in Quality Award

         Goodyear presented with Honda's Excellence in Quality Award

PR Newswire

AKRON, Ohio, May 3, 2013

AKRON, Ohio, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America
announces that Honda of America has presented it with a prestigious supplier
award for its 2012 performance in supplying tires for the vehicle
manufacturer.

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Goodyear received the "Excellence in Quality Award" for its performance in
supplying tires for various Honda models. Out of 631 Honda parts and materials
suppliers in North America, 45 original equipment suppliers earned performance
awards for excellence in the key areas of quality, on-time delivery and value
creation.

The award was presented to Ross Hotz, Goodyear's product quality manager for
North American original equipment sales, on April 11 at the 2013 Honda
Supplier Conference.

"I am very proud to accept this award on behalf of Goodyear," Hotz said.
"Goodyear tires are on more new vehicles in North America than any other
brand, and we are more driven to deliver products that help to enhance the
performance and appeal of these vehicles."

Goodyear supplies original equipment tires to the popular Honda Pilot and
Accord models.

GDTNA is a subsidiary of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT).
Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs about
69,000 people and manufactures its products in 52 facilities in 22 countries
around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg,
Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set
the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more
information about Goodyear and its products, go to www.goodyear.com.



SOURCE The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

Website: http://www.goodyear.com
Contact: Jim Davis, 330-796-4114, jrdavis@goodyear.com
 
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