Goodyear Renews Supply Agreement with Largest US Transit Operator
New York City is riding on Goodyear. New York City Transit, that is, the largest transit bus fleet in the United States. On October 7 Goodyear, who has been the supplier of bus and tyre services to the transit operator for some 21 years, announced it has been awarded a further seven-year contract to supply New York City Transit tyres and business solutions.
New York City Transit operates a bus fleet of more than 5,900 vehicles, has annual ridership of over 700 million, and more than 12,000 bus stops. Joseph Copeland, Goodyear vice president of Commercial Tire Systems, said, “This is an important contract for Goodyear, retaining the largest transit bus fleet in North America. Moreover, it is a tremendous vote of confidence in our products and the service provided by our Goodyear associates in the depots every day.”