SIT – the Self Inflating Tire technology received another prestigious industry award
The SIT technology now holds a unique combination of awards from the world's most important automotive and tire professional forums.
Press Release, March 2009 - PDF, 28kB
- SIT – the Self Inflating Tire won the prestigious Tire Technology of the Year award at the Tire Technology Awards for Innovation and Excellence 2009, which were presented at the Tire Technology Expo in Hamburg, Germany
Media coverage of the event:"Self-Inflation Tyres Win An Industry Oscar!"
"SELF-INFLATING TIRE TECHNOLOGY TRIUMPHS AT THE 2009 TIRE TECHNOLOGY AWARDS FOR INNOVATION AND EXCELLENCE"
Official page of the event:
"Now in its ninth year, Tire Technology Expo is the world's most important Tire Manufacturing Technology Exhibition and Conference. "
Coda Development with SIT was on a shortlist of four nominations for this award together with Pirelli, Goodyear and Amerityre.
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