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October 30 2015 - Products

GT Radial Tires Gain SmartWay Verification

GT Radial

Four GT Radial commercial tires, including three designed for regional service and one designed for urban delivery, have received SmartWay verification from the EPA.

Tags: SmartWay, Tires, Regional Operations, Delivery Fleets

October 28 2015 - Products

Regional Tire Designed for Fuel Economy

Goodyear Tire & Rubber

Goodyear Tire & Rubber’s Fuel Max RSA tire is designed for better fuel economy in regional driving with better durability and traction for urban environments.

Tags: Tires, Regional, Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Vocational Trucks

October 22 2015 - Products

Shark Fin Separates Wheels With 2.5-Ton Force


Ken-Tool’s 34555 Shark Fin Dual Wheel Separation Bag is designed to remove stuck and corroded wheels and tires from truck and trailer axles.

Tags: Tires, Wheels, Ken-Tool, Wheel Separations

October 13 2015 - Equipment

Yokohama Offers Drive Tire in Several Sizes


Yokohama’s TY527 drive tire is designed for regional, high-scrub and long-haul applications with 2- and 3- axle configurations.

Tags: Yokohama, Tires, Regional, Drive Tires

September 25 2015 - Products

Drive Tire Has Traction for Severe Service


Continental Tire’s HDC1 HT is an on/off-road drive tire developed for traction and durability in severe service applications such as construction, mining, oil fields and logging.

Tags: Severe Duty, Tires, Continental Tire the Americas, Off-Road

September 1 2015 - Products

Waste-Haul Tire Designed for Retreadability

Cooper Tire & Rubber

Cooper Tire & Rubber’s Roadmaster RM230 is an all-position waste-haul tire designed for longer life expectancy and retreadability.

Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Waste Fleet, Tires, Retread

July 31 2015 - Products

UniCircle Tread Offered for Mixed-Service Applications

Goodyear Tire & Rubber

Goodyear Tire & Rubber’s G186 MSA UniCircle is an all-position retread designed for mixed-service applications.

Tags: Tires, Retreads, Goodyear Tire & Rubber

July 14 2015 - Equipment

Michelin Expands X One Tire and Retread Offering


Michelin has expanded its X One Multi Energy offering by adding in new sizes to the wide-base single trailer tire and retread lines.

Tags: Michelin, Tires, Retreads, Regional Operations

Giti Tire's (USA) GT Radial GDR619

July 13 2015 - Products

Giti Rolls Out Regional, Mixed-Service Drive Tires


Giti Tire offers two new drive tires, one a medium-duty regional tire, the other a heavy-duty mixed-service tire for on/off road applications.

Tags: Giti TIre USA, Tires, Drive Tires

July 10 2015 - Equipment

Bridgestone Retread Designed for Tandem Axle Tractors

Bridgestone Commercial

Bridgestone Commercial introduced the Bandag B760 FuelTech drive tire retread, designed for tandem-axle tractors in truckload and less-than-truckload applications.

Tags: SmartWay, Bridgestone, Tires, Retreads

June 10 2015 - Products

Roadmaster RM230 HH Designed for Severe Duty

Cooper Tire

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.

Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Severe Duty, Tires

June 8 2015 - Equipment

GT Radial Drive Tire Designed for Long Haul Use

GT Radial

The GT Radial GDL617FS is a drive tire designed to provide improved traction, irregular wear resistance and fuel efficiency for long-haul applications.

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, Tires, Giti TIre USA

June 3 2015 - Equipment

Goodyear Releases New Waste Haul Tire

Goodyear Tire & Rubber

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has launched a new waste haul tire for North America called the Endurance WHA, designed for durability and long life.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Tires, Goodyear Tire & Rubber

May 29 2015 - Products

Sidewinder Kit Services 17.5-inch Tires


The Ken-Tool 17.5 Sidewinder kit is a set of tire tools designed for 17.5-inch tires found on commercial vans and other medium-duty vehicles.

Tags: Tools, Tires, Ken-Tool

May 12 2015 - Products

Michelin XZA3+ Tire Available in Load Range H

Michelin Americas Truck Tires

Michelin Americas Truck Tires launched two more sizes of the Michelin XZA3+ steer tire, coming in load range H to address additional weight without a change in tire performance.

Tags: Tires, Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Steer Tires

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

April 19 2015 - Products

Michelin Shows Uniroyal-Branded Truck Tires in Canada


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.

Tags: Michelin, Tires, Uniroyal, Canada

April 16 2015 - Products

TPMS+ Has Bright, Capable 'Pulse' Display

Advantage PressurePro

The screen features a quick-glance alert notice and allows users to customize their screens by prioritizing alerts and information displays.

Tags: Advantage PressurePro, Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems, Tires, Tire Pressure

April 8 2015 - Products

GTL922 Tire Designed for Line Haul Trailer Use

Giti Tire

The GT Radial GTL922 is a line haul trailer tire designed for better driving stability and wet grip performance.

Tags: Trailers, Tires, Linehaul Heavy Duty, Giti TIre USA

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March 18 2015 - Products

Goodyear Adds Retread for Fuel Max Long-Haul Tire

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.

Tags: SmartWay, Tires, Retreads, Goodyear Tire & Rubber

March 12 2015 - Products

Double Coin RR706 Designed for Mixed Service

Double Coin

The new Double Coin RR706 mixed service is an all-position truck tire designed for the construction and refuse industries. The company will debut it at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville Ky.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Double Coin, Tires, Construction, CMA

February 17 2015 - Products

Larger, Lighter But Stronger MTec6 Trailer Axle Coming from Meritor


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.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Axles, Meritor, Tires, Lightweighting

February 16 2015 - Products

Michelin Adds Tire Care Monitoring Program to Commercial Service Network

Michelin Truck Tires

Michelin says fleets will benefit from a reduced number of road service calls, improved CSA scores, improved fuel economy and longer tire life with its fully digital, nationwide fleet tire monitoring program called Michelin Tire Care.

Tags: Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Michelin Truck Care, Love's Travel Stops, Technology & Maintenance Council, Tires

February 11 2015 - Products

Toyo Tires M149 Wide-Based Single Designed for Regional Use

Toyo Tires

Toyo Tires' new M149 wide-based single is an all-position tire made for regional to urban use on commercial trucks.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Toyo Tires, Wide-Base Tires, Regional, Tires

January 13 2015 - Products

Dayton Truck Tires Feature Expanded Options

Bridgestone Commercial

Bridgestone Commercial unveiled a new line of Dayton commercial truck tires. The new line consists of eight new Dayton patterns for small fleets and owner operators in several trucking segments.

Tags: Bridgestone, Tires, Dayton Tires, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions