Tires and Wheels

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May 12 2015 - Products

GT Radial Tire Made for High-Mileage, High-Scrub Use

GT Radial

The GT Radial GT639 is a non-directional regional drive tire designed for better traction and mileage performance in regional fleet use.

Tags: Tires, Regional, Tires and Wheels

May 1 2015 - Products

Equal W Balances Wide-Base Tires


IMI has introduced Equal W, a new size of the Equal wheel balancer and vibration dampener specifically designed for wide-base tires.

Tags: Wide-Base Tires, IMI, Tires and Wheels, Wheel Balancers

April 8 2015 - Products

Stemco Launches New Shop Tool Line


Stemco recently announced the launch of a new product line segment called Stemco Equipment featuring several shop tools designed for fleets and commercial vehicle technicians.

Tags: Wheel Alignment, Stemco, Shop Tools, Tires and Wheels, Wheel Balancers

March 24 2015 - Products

Toyo M153 Designed for High-Scrub Applications

Toyo Tires

Toyo Tire’s M153 regional and urban heavy-duty steer tire is designed for refuse operations and other high-scrub applications.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Toyo Tires, Sanitation, Tires and Wheels

March 12 2015 - Products

BlueTork Nutrunner Tightens Without Impact Force

Chicago Pneumatic

Chicago Pneumatic's BlueTork CP7600 nutrunner is a tool designed to tighten wheel nuts to a precise specification without using impact force.

Tags: Tires and Wheels, Chicago Pneumatic, Power Tools

January 27 2015 - Products

BF Goodrich Releases Dealer Locater App

BFGoodrich Commercial Truck Tires

BFGoodrich Truck Tires released a dealer locator app that allows drivers to locate BFGoodrich commercial truck dealers on the road

Tags: Information Technology, Truck Tires, Tires and Wheels, BFGoodrich, Mobile Apps

May 12 2014 - Products

Oliver Rubber Introduces Drive Retreads

Oliver Rubber

Oliver Rubber has launched the Oliver Performance Drive, a drive position retread for long haul and regional applications.

Tags: Tires, Retreads, Oliver Rubber, Tires and Wheels

May 5 2014 - Products

Yokohama's Ultra Wide Base Tires Now Available at Love’s Truck Tire Care Locations


Drivers looking for Yokohama Tire Corporation’s ultra wide base tires have a new source: Love’s Travel Stop network. YTC announced that Love’s – which has 191 Truck Tire Care locations nationwide – will carry two UWB tires: the TY517 (drive) and RY407 (trailer). Both tires are available in size 445/50R22.5.

Tags: Tires, Yokohama Tire Corp., Love's Travel Stops, Tires and Wheels

April 15 2014 - Products

Webb Wheel Releases Webb Vortex Unlimited Brake Drum with Cool Running Technology

Webb Wheel Aftermarket

Webb Wheel Aftermarket has released a new Webb Vortex Unlimited brake drum featuring patent-pending Cool Running Technology vents that increase air flow producing 15% cooler operating temperatures for better braking performance and adding 25% to brake drum life.

Tags: Webb Wheel, Wheels, Tires and Wheels

April 15 2014 - Products

Bridgestone Creates Tire Advisor Mobile App

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions introduced a mobile app designed to help fleets and dealers quickly access and compare information about the Bridgestone family of commercial tire brands.

Tags: Information Technology, Bridgestone, Tires and Wheels, Mobile Apps, Tires

April 14 2014 - Products

High Heat and Fast Leak Tire Condition Alerts Added to Omnitracs TPM Application


Omnitracs added new tire condition alerts, high heat and fast leak, to its tire pressure monitoring application. Extending the current value tire pressure monitoring brings, heat and fast leak alerts will offer customers a more comprehensive look at tire health maintenance for improved safety, fuel efficiency and reduced tire-related expenses.

Tags: Information Technology, TPMS, Tires, Omnitracs, Tires and Wheels

April 10 2014 - Products

Bee Line Announces Laser Computer Alignment System

Bee Line

Bee Line has announced the LC7580 Laser Computer Alignment System, which will allow a shop to align the smallest passenger vehicle, the largest commercial tractor and everything in between.

Tags: Aftermarket, Wheel Alignment, Bee Line Company, Managing the Shop, Tires and Wheels

 Conti EcoPlus HS3

March 26 2014 - Products

Continental Announces 3 New Tires


MATS, LOUISVILLE -- Continental has rounded out its next generation of long haul, low rolling resistance EcoPlus truck tires by adding a new steer and all-position tire. The Conti EcoPlus HS3 offers a 10% reduction in rolling resistance as well as a 125 increase in mileage over the previous generation long haul steer tire.

Tags: Continental Tires, Tires, Mid-America Trucking Show, Tires and Wheels

March 24 2014 - Products

Hankook to Launch Smart Flex DL12 Tire

Hankook Tire

Hankook Tire will launch its new Smart Flex DL12 Long/Regional Haul Drive position truck and bus radial tire for fleet customers at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week.

Tags: Hankook Tire America Corp., Tires, Mid-America Trucking Show, Tires and Wheels

March 11 2014 - Products

Central States Plastic Releases One-Man Torque Fin

Central States Plastic

Central States Plastic has released the newest tool in the ongoing fight to keep truck wheels properly torqued. The lightweight Torque Fin (less than 6 pounds) allows one-man torque checking at recommended intervals of 5,000 miles.

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March 11 2014 - Products

Webb Wheel’s New LifeShield Technology Protects Rotors from Corrosion

Webb Wheel

Webb Wheel disc brake rotors are now available with an added barrier against corrosion to extend rotor life and replacement intervals. Webb’s new LifeShield technology creates an invisible protective layer across the entire rotor surface to resist corrosion beyond what traditional coatings offer.

Tags: Webb Wheel, Wheels, corrosion-resistant, Tires and Wheels

March 4 2014 - Products

Continental Debuts TerraPlus HD3 Drive Tire


The all-new Conti TerraPlus HD3 drive tire from Continental Tire the Americas has been announced for Class 4 and 5 working trucks.

Tags: NTEA, Work Truck Show, Continental Tires, Tires, Tires and Wheels

March 5 2014 - Products

New Goodyear Tires Target Mixed-Service Applications

Goodyear Tires

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.

Tags: Goodyear, Tires, Tires and Wheels, NTEA, Work Truck Show, Vocational

March 3 2014 - Products

Bridgestone Introduces New M854 Wide Base All-Position Tire

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions introduces its newest rib-type all-position tire, the Bridgestone M854, ideal for severe on/off highway applications.

Tags: Tires, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions, Tires and Wheels