October 2016, TruckingInfo.com - Department
By Jim Park
Excessive friction or uneven contact between the pavement and the tire will cause tread to wear away faster than you should. It’s important that you do all you can to keep your tires running straight and true.
Tags: Preventive Maintenance, Spec'ing, Tires, Rubber
April 2013, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
Although we're in no danger of running short of our primary source of natural rubber, prices have risen dramatically over the past 10 years, contributing to rising prices for tires. Several tire makers are researching other sources of rubber.
Tags: Tires, Rubber, Guayule
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