Nexen tires, specifically the N’Priz RH7α, will be original equipment on the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan. The tire size will be 235/60R18 103H.
The new Pro Comp A/T Sport from Pro Comp USA comes in in 25 sizes with a 60,000-mile tread wear warranty.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has promoted Amy Alexy, director of global talent and organizational capability, to vice president of global talent effective immediately.
Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. has launched a value broad-line brand called Patriot. The new Patriot RB-1 tire for compact and mid-size passenger cars will be available in 14 sizes at the end of May 2016.
Yokohama Tire Corp. is celebrating its partnership with the Chelsea Football Club with a trip giveaway to the ultimate Chelsea FC fan.
Nokian Tyres plc has hired Hans Dyhrman as director of marketing for Nokian Tyres North America. Previous Director of Marketing Steve Bourassa is being promoted to North American product director.
A truck tire from Groupe Michelin and Bridgestone Corp.'s line of run-flat tires were among the products to win innovation awards at Reifen Essen 2016.
A new RNR Tire Express and Custom Wheels (RNR) location has opened in Clearwater, Fla.
Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. (ZC Rubber) displayed its Westlake and Goodride brand tires at the Automechanika Dubai 2016 on May 7-9, 2016. The company also hosted a dealer meeting during the exhibition.
Discount Tire, the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) and NASCAR's Team Penske are continuing their partnership and revving up their work to educate drivers on proper tire care during National Tire Safety Week, May 29 to June 4, 2016.
More than 300 people, including descendants of the founding fathers, visited Monroe, Mich., on May 20, 2016, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Monroe brand.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has reached an agreement to divest its business in Venezuela, Bridgestone Firestone Venezolana C.A. (BFVZ), to the Corimon Group.
ASA Automotive Systems Inc. has released G4, a mobile point-of-sale system designed for exclusive use with TireMaster Enterprise software.
Friday, May 20, 2016, proved to be an historic day for Tenneco Inc. and its Monroe brand of ride control products. The company not only celebrated the brand’s 100th anniversary in Monroe, Mich., but also enjoyed a number of special honors from local and state politicians.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has received two North American supplier awards for its performance in environmental sustainability and stewardship by Subaru of Indiana Automotive Inc. (SIA).