July 14 2015 - Equipment
Michelin has expanded its X One Multi Energy offering by adding in new sizes to the wide-base single trailer tire and retread lines.
July 10 2015 - Equipment
Bridgestone Commercial introduced the Bandag B760 FuelTech drive tire retread, designed for tandem-axle tractors in truckload and less-than-truckload applications.
June 10 2015 - Products
Cooper Tire & Rubber added a new size — 275/70R22.5 — to its Roadmaster RM230 HH tire line to meet the demands of severe-duty applications, such as logging and mining.
June 8 2015 - Equipment
The GT Radial GDL617FS is a drive tire designed to provide improved traction, irregular wear resistance and fuel efficiency for long-haul applications.
May 12 2015 - Products
The GT Radial GT639 is a non-directional regional drive tire designed for better traction and mileage performance in regional fleet use.
April 19 2015 - Products
Michelin is reinvigorating the Uniroyal brand for a line of lower-cost intermediate market truck tires to meet the growing demand for low-cost tires now served by budget-priced imports.
April 8 2015 - Products
The GT Radial GTL922 is a line haul trailer tire designed for better driving stability and wet grip performance.
March 18 2015 - Products
Goodyear Tire & Rubber
Goodyear has introduced the precure Fuel Max LHD G505D retread, which is designed to extend the life cycle of the Goodyear Fuel Max LHD G505D long haul tire.
February 17 2015 - Products
Meritor has developed a larger trailer axle said to be stronger but lighter than its current 5-inch-diameter tube-type product. The MTec6 experiences less bending at the wheel end and better tire wear, and cuts out 40 pounds of material.
February 17 2015 - Products
Cooper Tire & Rubber
Roadmaster’s RM272 trailer tire is designed to withstand treadwear from use with a drop-deck trailer.
February 11 2015 - Products
Toyo Tires' new M149 wide-based single is an all-position tire made for regional to urban use on commercial trucks.
August 20 2014 - Products
China Manufacturers Alliance
China Manufacturers Alliance launched the Duraturn tire brand at the International Tire Exhibition and Conference.
March 26 2014 - Products
Pressure Systems International
MATS, LOUISVILLE -- Formerly limited to special fleet purchases, the new pressure-check function eases task of verifying set pressure on trailer's control box.
March 25 2014 - Products
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp.
Toyo Tires is rolling out three new premium tires this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Featuring Toyo Tires’ proprietary e-balance technology, these tires deliver improved tire life, endurance, and retreadability plus reduced rolling resistance and irregular wear, says the company.
March 5 2014 - Products
WORK TRUCK SHOW -- The new Goodyear G731 MSA and G751 MSA mixed-service tires will be available this summer. Fleets will be able to buy several sizes of these tires with Goodyear’s exclusive DuraSeal Technology.
February 27 2014 - Products
TireStamp Inc. has added a higher level of intelligence to each of its TireVigil TPMS products. This new concept, branded as IntellAlerting, provides visibility of tire problems when they are occurring as well as when they are being corrected. It sends tire alerts only to personnel who can actually take action based on a vehicle’s location and operating status.
December 2 2013 - Products
Bridgestone Commercial Solutions
Bridgestone's new M749 Drive Radial Tire is the first tire Bridgestone has designed specifically for long- and regional-haul auto-haul transportation vehicles in the U.S. and Canadian market.
November 26 2013 - Products
Marangoni Tread North America announced a new addition to its conventional precured line of retreads, aimed at the intermodal market and designed to stand up to ozone and other extreme conditions.
September 16 2013 - Products
Michelin Retread Technologies launched the Michelin XDS 2 Pre-Mold retread designed for year-round drive axle traction, with optimized features for challenging winter conditions. This next generation of exceptional traction comes with a 10% improvement in tread life over the XDS Pre-Mold.
August 21 2013 - Products
Double Coin's RR680 tire has met the requirements for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay Technology Program.
August 7 2013 - Products
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
Goodyear has rolled out two new retread products that will help fleets extend the service life of Goodyear wide-base tires – and get better fuel economy to boot, according to the company.
April 23 2013 - Products
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
Goodyear's G399A LHS Fuel Max, the G572A LHD Fuel Max, and the G392A SSD with DuraSeal + Fuel Max wide-base tire have been improved to help deliver reduced rolling resistance for better fuel efficiency, as well as long miles to removal.
March 25 2013 - Products
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. showcased its new Roadmaster premium regional all-position commercial tire at last week’s Mid-America Trucking Show. It’s set to be available in May.
March 20 2013 - Products
Continental says it's ready to grasp more of the world’s tire market for both commercial trucks as well as passenger vehicles.
March 11 2013 - Products
Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
The SmarTire tire pressure monitoring system from Bendix now offers trailer wheel-end monitoring and integration with Bendix’s SafetyDirect system, allowing fleet managers to view tire pressure or temperature information remotely.