Yokohama also takes its responsibilities to the environment very seriously. Among our many ongoing initiatives, we have eliminated the use of CFCs and trichloroethane in the manufacturing process, and have switched from heavy oil to natural gas to reduce CO2 emissions and save energy.
Driven by the needs of people, Yokohama continues to respond with environmentally-compatible solutions engineered to outperform, whatever the performance need.
The company is all about pioneering engineering. “Technology drives better tyres” is one of their philosophies. And they mean it ‘ their breakthrough technologies include simulations in aerodynamics, water evacuation, rolling resistance, and tread wear.