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Yokohama Rubber Group Donates 13.1 Million Yen to Support Aid for Philippine Typhoon Victims27Dec
2013Typhoon Haiyan, the year’s strongest typhoon, struck the Philippines on November 8 and inflicted massive damage in the country’s central region. According to data released by the Philippines national disaster agency on December 13, the typhoon’s death toll now stands at more than 6,000 people, with about another 1,800 still missing. More than 27,000 people were injured, and some 3.9 million were forced to evacuate their homes.
Buy this BluEarth Tire: It's Free12Oct
2013Earlier this year I was asked by my racing sponsor Yokohama Tire Sales Philippines to test a tire for them. At first I thought it would be around the race track and as usual against the clock, but then I found out it was for an ECO tire and that we would be testing for fuel mileage consumption against the tire it was to replace.