December 9, 2005
Bridgestone announces production of three-millionth runflat tire
Nashville, Tennessee – Bridgestone announced last week that it recently shipped its three-millionth runflat tire. Bridgestone delivered its first runflat tires in the early 1980s for specially manufactured vehicles for physically disabled persons. The tire manufacturer delivered its first runflats for a production vehicle model in 1987. That was for the Porsche 959.