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Watch Goodyear's next-gen blimp get built in two minutes

Time-lapse footage shows the birth of a brand new kind of blimp at Goodyear’s Wingfoot Lake hangar in Ohio.

By March 31, 2014

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Goodyear's blimps, a century of gracing the sky (pictures)

Visitors to Akron, Ohio, can't help but see the famous airships flying overhead, as they have for a century. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out their legacy.

27 Images By July 20, 2013

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Goodyear unveils next-gen blimp, first in 45 years

The tire company will ply the skies with an all-new zeppelin that will go faster and be more efficient than its current blimps -- and you could name it.

By March 14, 2014

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Making Goodyear's next-gen blimp (pictures)

The tire giant is building three brand-new zeppelins to replace its famous airships. Few have seen the work in progress. But CNET Road Trip 2013 got a sneak peek.

24 Images By July 13, 2013

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Goodyear debuts radical tire concept in Geneva

Goodyear displayed a new concept at the Geneva auto show, an SUV tire with different rings for on- and off-road.

By March 4, 2014

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How Goodyear uses tech to make a faster race tire

From its Akron, Ohio, manufacturing facility to racetracks around the U.S., Goodyear and Nascar are studying how racing tires can be more efficient and help drivers go faster than ever.

By August 8, 2013

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Road to Indy: The life of a Goodyear racing tire (pictures)

Goodyear makes more than 100,000 racing tires a year for Nascar. CNET Road Trip 2013 reports on the entire lifecycle, from manufacturing in Akron, Ohio, to hitting nearly 200 miles an hour at the Brickyard 400.

23 Images By August 8, 2013

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Behind the scenes with the Goodyear blimp crew

It may be the most visible working icon in the world. CNET Road Trip 2013 stopped in Akron, Ohio, to see what it takes to get Goodyear's famous blimps to fly.

By July 20, 2013

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Goodyear bids goodbye to blimps, says hello to zeppelins

The tire giant is building its next generation of Goodyear blimps -- but the new airships won't technically be blimps at all. CNET Road Trip 2013 discovers the secrets behind Goodyear's new fleet.

By July 13, 2013

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'The Force Awakens' trailer, now with more Wes Anderson and Michael Bay

Wouldn't the trailer for "The Force Awakens" be better with more explosions, French music and Rick Moranis? Parodies imagine Michael Bay, Wes Anderson and Mel Brooks as directors.

By December 4, 2014