There are more than 29,000 independent tire dealerships in the U.S., and I like to think they all care about satisfying the customer. But every once in a while, I hear about a store manager taking advantage of a customer.
Another winter tire buying season, another Blizzak. Bridgestone Americas Inc. has added the Blizzak LT to its premium winter tire line.
Nokian Tyres plc has unveiled three next-generation products: the WR G4 all-weather tire and the studless Hakkapeliitta R3 and R3 SUV winter tires.
Initial data from GfK Group’s tire retail panel in the U.S. shows a 5.6% decline in store sales year over year, with a 26% drop in purchases of winter tires.
Equipment operators have to keep moving even in the cold, snow and mud of winter, and Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) has a lineup of off-the-road and industrial tires specifically developed with patterns for the cold season.
Nokian Tyres plc will introduce three new tires for the North American market in 2018 — the non-studded Hakkapeliitta R3 and R3 SUV tires, plus the all-weather WR G4.
Performance winter tires are the ideal choice for some, but not every, winter tire buyer. Tire Rack's Woody Rogers outlined the differences between performance winter tires and studless ice and snow tires for Modern Tire Dealer.
Three sizes have been added to the Ironman Polar Trax WPS winter tire line. The addition increases the size count to 26; it ranges from 14 to 20 inches.
Which tire manufacturer offers the best winter tire? There are so many variables to take into consideration that choosing “the best” is impossible.
The next-generation of the Firestone Winterforce line from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is designed to deliver long-lasting winter performance at a great value.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. has released the next-generation Firestone Winterforce 2 tire for cars and minivans and Firestone Winterforce 2UV tire for crossovers, SUVs and pickup trucks.
The new BFGoodrich Winter T/A KSI from Michelin North America Inc. is designed for passenger and crossover utility vehicles (CUVs) in the Canadian market.
Now it’s General’s turn. Fresh off the launch of the Continental ExtremeContact Sport in February, Continental Tire the Americas LLC introduced three General tires to its Elite Gold dealers on their way to Cozumel, Mexico.