Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s net sales dropped and net income rose in the first quarter of 2016 compared to the year-ago quarter.
Kumho Tire USA Inc. is offering a spring rebate of up to $80 beginning May 1 through June 30, 2016, for purchases of four eligible tires.
Sumitomo Rubber North America Inc.'s Falken Tires brand has unveiled its newest marketing campaign, "Grip the Moment."
The Firestone Champion with fuel fighter technology from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is an all-season tire that comes with a 70,000-mile limited tread wear warranty for cars and minivans. The Firestone Champion tire will replace the Firestone Affinity and Precision touring tires.
The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has issued an update to its Certified Commercial Tire Service (CTS) Program. The Association has mailed out 10,000 copies of the updated manual to dealers and its 800 certified CTS instructors.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s net sales and net income both dropped during the first quarter of 2016 compared to figures posted a year earlier.
Big O Tires franchisees are in Phoenix, Ariz., April 25-28 for their annual convention. Eighty-seven percent of Big O Tires stores are represented among the 712 attendees. Click through our gallery for MTD's exclusive coverage.
Tire Group International (TGI) is urging its customers, vendors and colleagues to help victims affected by the April 16 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Ecuador. The death total is in the hundreds with thousands more injured.
Six tire manufacturers were recently recognized for excellence and improvements in worker health and safety by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA).
The new Road Force Elite from Hunter Engineering Co. makes efficiency a priority, and Hunter says technicians can use it to perform both a traditional balance and Road Force Measurement in less time than it takes to complete a conventional balance.
The Falken Ziex ZE001 A/S has been selected as one of the original equipment tires for the 2016 Nissan Rogue.
Kenda USA has added 24 sizes of the Kenda Klever S/T KR52. Kenda says the new sizes of the Klever S/T will help fill a gap in the SUV/CUV marketplace with a 60,000 mileage warranty and M&S all-season capabilities. The new sizes are currently available to order with expected delivery in the third quarter.
Demand for replacement tires was “fairly solid” in March, according to Nick Mitchell, senior vice president and research analyst at Northcoast Research Holdings LLC. He bases his assessment on the results from the monthly Northcoast Research Tire Demand Index.
Midas International Corp. is celebrating its 60th anniversary this spring and still doing what the first franchisees did decades ago: responding to the market's changing needs.
Michelin North America Inc. recently showed off its new BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport all-season tire at the NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., near New Orleans.