TBC Brands LLC is expanding its Multi-Mile, Eldorado, Delta and Vanderbilt brands to each include a new highway light truck tire.
While replacement light truck tire shipments are projected to drop 2% this year, LT original equipment shipments are expected to be way up -- 9.9%, according to the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA).
Tireco Inc.’s new Milestar Grantland AP light truck tire is available in 25 sizes.
The Tread Rubber and Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers Group (TRMG) has released additional Recommended Practices (RPs) for retreading and repairing through the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) website. The RPs are free to view on TRIB’s website, www.retread.org.
The Dueler line from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is expanding with a heavy-duty offering for pickup trucks. The Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685 tire is specially engineered for towing and hauling heavy loads.
The final 2016 forecast by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) of U.S. tire shipments shows a slight overall increase for the year. And the news is better for the replacement market than for original equipment tire orders.
Hercules Tire and Rubber Co. is expanding the Ironman lineup with the All Country CHT, the line's first commercial highway tire.
TreadWright Tires LLC has been named the 2016 Green Company of the Year by the Business Intelligence Group.
The Rockproof tire line by Nokian Tyres plc is targeting professional off-road drivers who need extreme durability from the tires on their light trucks and SUVs.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. says its Firestone brand Destination LE2 tires offer all-season performance and a quiet, comfortable ride at a reasonable price.
The Michelin Defender LTX M/S tire line is expanding with 30 more sizes. Michelin North America Inc. says the tire fits almost 75% of light trucks on the road today.
Hankook Tire America Corp. is hoping consumers are ready to play ball with its 2016 ‘Great Hit’ mail-in rebate program, available for seven of Hankook's most popular passenger and light truck tires.
Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. is planning the second phase of construction at its ZC Rubber Thailand factory.