Akron, Ohio – Goodyear is collaborating on a pilot programme with Envoy Technologies, an electric-vehicle car-sharing service, aiming to minimise operational downtime for vehicle fleets.
Culver City, California-based Envoy is using Goodyear’s predictive tire-servicing programme to forecast and schedule tire maintenance and replacement.
Goodyear gathers data from Envoy’s connected vehicles and will use its proprietary artificial intelligence technology to predict maintenance.
Then the system automatically schedules service, which is done through Goodyear’s outlets and mobile vans.
Envoy’s fleet managers can see its fleet’s status, schedule maintenance and update appointments…