Continental

Business, Technology, Equipment

Continental Is Said to Explore Sale of Turbocharger Business

A Continental logo sits on display. (Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg News)

Continental AG is exploring a sale of its turbocharger unit as the German auto-parts maker conducts a major restructuring to stem losses, according to people familiar with the matter.

October 22, 2020
Business, Equipment

Continental Makes Leadership Changes in Truck Tire Business

Continental Sarzano (left) and Uys (Continental) and a Continental booth at an industry show. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics)

Continental announced the appointment of two new leaders Aug. 25 for the truck tires division in the Americas region.

August 28, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

Continental Transitions to KeepTruckin for ELD Services

Continental A Continental VDO RoadLog. (Continental Automotive Systems)

Tire, systems and components supplier Continental said it will transition customers to an alternate electronic logging device and fleet management solution.

Connor D. Wolf | Staff Reporter
May 6, 2020

Continental Posts Loss Amid Company Revamp and Industry Woes

Continental training facility Continental's employee training facility in Clinton, Miss. (Continental)

Continental AG suffered a third-quarter loss triggered by a far-reaching overhaul to revive squeezed margins as it pursues a plan to spin off its powertrain division next year.

Christoph Rauwald | Bloomberg News
November 12, 2019
Business

Continental to Cut Jobs, Close Factories in 10-Year Overhaul

Continental AG tire warehouse Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg News

Continental AG mapped out a sweeping restructuring plan set to last a decade that will affect as many as 20,000 jobs worldwide, part of the German manufacturer’s effort to restore profits while enduring sluggish vehicle production in key markets.

Christoph Rauwald | Bloomberg News
September 25, 2019
Business, Equipment

Continental Renames Longhaul Tire

Continental employee training facility in Mississippi Continental's employee training facility in Clinton, Miss. (Continental)

Automotive supplier and tire manufacturer Continental announced it renamed its longhaul tire for improved clarity among fleets and dealers.

July 19, 2019
Government, Business

Continental Sticks to Powertrain IPO Plan Amid Profit Slump

A converter component for hybrid and electric vehicles A converter component for hybrid and electric vehicles inside the Continental automotive powertrain factory. (Alex Kraus/Bloomberg News)

Continental AG is moving ahead with plans to carve out its powertrain division while postponing a final decision, as the German auto-parts maker adapts to the disruptive and costly shift to self-driving electric cars.

Christoph Rauwald | Bloomberg News
April 26, 2019
Business

Continental Opens Employee Training Center in Mississippi

Continental Continental's employee training center. (Continental)

Continental, a technology company and tire manufacturer, has opened its employee training center in Clinton, Miss.

November 28, 2018
Business, Equipment

Continental’s ContiConnect System Checks Tire Inflation From Monitoring Station

Continental's Paul Williams Williams by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — Continental Tire has introduced a system that checks inflation levels in a truck’s tires as it passes an external monitoring station, with data transmitted from sensors integrated into the tires that require no electronics to be installed on the truck, the company said.

Joe Howard | Executive Editor
September 26, 2017
Business, Equipment, Technology

Continental to Acquire Majority Stake in Zonar

John Sommers II for Transport Topics

Continental announced Oct. 4 that it has reached a deal to acquire a majority stake in technology provider Zonar.

October 4, 2016

Pages