Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. is adding 38 SKUs to the Radar truck and bus tire line, which debuted at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show. And there are more sizes, including winter tire options, on the way.
Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. wants to build its medium, heavy truck and bus tire business across the globe, and the company is planning to add commercial truck tire production lines to its factory in Hungary.
Here's the key takeaway from the latest J.D. Power U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study — consumers are happier with their OE tires, and giving them higher marks in key categories.
Two new fuel-efficient truck tires -- one an ultra wide-base tire -- will be available from Yokohama Tire Corp. in the U.S. and Canada on March 1, 2018. Both are trailer tires: the BluEarth 109L and BluEarth 109L UWB (ultra wide-base).
According to the preliminary edition of its 2018 U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) Factbook, replacement passenger and truck tire shipments reached record highs.
The highlight of Apollo Tyres Ltd.’s third-quarter financial results was a 17% increase in sales.
The brands from Bridgestone Corp. no longer hold the exclusive rights to shelf space at most of the nation's Speedco stores.
With the new year will come price increases for select Falken passenger, light truck and truck tires. That makes Falken Tire Corp. the first U.S. tire manufacturer to announce price increases.
For all of you commercial truck tire dealers and manufacturers, remember the first quarter of this year? No? I’m guessing that is the result of selective memory. It was pretty slow, and that is an understatement.
Yokohama Tire Corp. has launched a new fuel-efficient long-haul drive tire: the TY577 MC2. Now available in the U.S., the SmartWay-verified TY577 MC2 comes in sizes 295/75R22.5, 11R22.5, 285/75R24.5 and 11R24.5, and is also offered in 16-ply construction.
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).
China Manufacturers Alliance LLC has added three new tire sizes to its Double Coin RR706 product line.
Michelin North America Inc. is targeting a fast-rising segment of the truck tire industry with its new Michelin X Multi D, a regional drive-position tire designed for trucks and fleets making shorter, more regional urban hauls.