Goodyear to Present at JP Morgan High Yield Conference

January 29, 2009

AKRON, Ohio, January 29, 2009 – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company today said it will webcast its presentation at the JP Morgan High Yield Conference in Miami Beach, Fla. on February 3.

Darren R. Wells, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will provide a business overview and discuss other related matters.  A live webcast of the presentation will be available at 11:15 a.m. on the company’s investor relations Web site: http://corporate.goodyear.com/en-US/investors.html.

Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies.  Fortune magazine named Goodyear the World’s Most Admired Motor Vehicle Parts Company in its 2008 list of the World’s Most Admired Companies.  The publication ranked Goodyear No. 1 in innovation, people management, use of assets and global orientation.  The company is also listed on Forbes magazine’s list of the Most Respected Companies in America and its list of the Most Trustworthy Companies in America and CRO magazine’s ranking of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens.  Goodyear employs about 70,000 people and manufactures its products in more than 60 facilities in 25 countries around the world.  For more information about Goodyear, go to http://corporate.goodyear.com.