Tech International Adds a Consumer Brand

A Johnstown, Ohio-based manufacturer of professional tire repair materials has ventured into consumer products. Tech International (Johnstown) LLC’s new Tech Outdoors brand is focused on off-road power sports.


Monro's 2Q Sales Performance Was Up and Down

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. posted net income of $17.5 million on net sales of $248.6 million for its second quarter ended Sept. 24, 2016. That compares to income of more than $18.8 million on sales of $239.1 million for the same period last year.


TIA 's Rohlwing Is Set to Speak at the ITT Conference

The Tire Industry Association's own Kevin Rohlwing will be a featured speaker at the 12th International Conference on Intelligent Tire Technology (ITT). The conference will be held Oct. 25-27, 2016, in Dresden, Germany.


Michelin's 3Q Sales Drop 2.4%

Groupe Michelin posted net sales of nearly 5.2 billion euros for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. That compares to sales of 5.3 billion euros for the same period last year.

Haas F1 teammates at Suzuka.

Welcome To #Haastin

Ever since the notion of an American Formula One team started getting bandied about in January 2014 when Gene Haas responded to the FIA’s “Call for Expression of Interest” regarding a Formula One entry, the names Haas and Circuit of the Americas have been inexorably linked.


Pirelli United States Grand Prix Preview

After a couple of races with the hard compound nominated, P Zero White medium, P Zero Yellow soft and P Zero Red supersoft is the choice for the Circuit of the Americas.

Ekstrom finished fifth at the German RX round, scoring enough points to become 2016 Champion.

Ekstrom Is The New World RX Champion On Cooper Tires

With just one round to go in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship, Sweden's Mattias Ekstrom has been crowned the new champion after scoring enough points on Cooper tyres, in Buxtehude (14-16 October), to secure the title.

"I believe the new Hankook Technodome will be a great foundation to lead the future of tire technology," said Hankook Vice Chairman and CEO Seung Hwa Suh.

Hankook's New Technodome: The Future of R&D Is Now

With more than 1 million square feet of floor space, a six-story R&D building and an eight-story residence building, Hankook Tire Co. Ltd.'s new Research and Development Center is an impressive structure. Hankook even has a name for it: the Technodome.

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