25 Aug '11, 11pm

Introducing Air Maintenance Technology from Goodyear

Introducing Air Maintenance Technology from Goodyear

Tires that self-inflate will be great! Ask the folks at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and you’re likely to hear that the days of manually adding air to under-inflated tires will soon be a distant memory. This is thanks to a new technology in development called Air Maintenance Technology (AMT). Goodyear, one of the world’s largest tire manufacturers, states that AMT will enable tires to remain inflated at the optimum pressure without the need for any external pumps or electronics. Of interest, all components of the AMT system, including the miniaturized pump, will be fully contained within the tire. “While the technology is complex, the idea behind the AMT system is relatively simple and powered by the tire itself as it rolls down the road,” said Jean-Claude Kihn, Goodyear senior vice president and chief technical officer in a press announcement. AMT also has green and...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/08/25/introducing-air-maint...

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