Jul 9, 2016

The Brutally Secretive Life of the Racing Tire

Dale Harrigle, Firestone racing tire development leader

Published by: Wired

In a recent interview with Wired, Dale Harrigle, who runs race tire development for Bridgestone, states, “People don’t really grasp how much technology goes into the average tire.” He goes on to describe the extreme precautions tire manufacturers take to protect their technology, including that they lease tires to race teams instead of selling them. To read more, visit Wired.