Hercules Strengthens Warranty Program in 3 Ways

Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. beefed up its warranty program in three ways on Jan. 1, 2017. Road hazard coverage for mud tires and commercial traction tires is just one part of the expanded program.

Hee Se Ahn, president of Hankook Tire America Corp., says the new Laufenn brand surpassed expectations for growth in its first year.

2015 SEMA Show -- Tires, Tools and Technology

With upwards of 2,300 exhibit booths showcasing thousands of products, the annual four-day Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show is an extravaganza of choice for attendees involved in the automotive industry. Yet some trends that speak to the over-arching preoccupations of tire dealers emerged from the abundance of products on display at this year’s edition, which ran Nov. 3-6 in Las Vegas.


Hercules Roadtour 855

The Hercules Roadtour 855 SPE premium all-season touring tire incorporates exceptional materials and progressive design to deliver a luxury touring tire with enhanced traction.


Hercules Avalanche R G2

Delivering outstanding grip on any winter road surface--wet or dry, ice or snow--the premium, studless Hercules Avalanche R G2 offers versatile reliability in severe and unpredictable winter conditions, according to Hercules Tire & Rubber Co.

Hercules has added 12-ply LT225/75R16 and LT245/75R16 sizes to the H-901 line.

Hercules expands H-901 line

Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. has added two sizes to its Hercules H-901 highway all-steel commercial light truck line.


Trimarco resigns as ATD executive

William Trimarco has resigned from his position as executive vice president, product strategy and supply for American Tire Distributors Holdings Inc. (ATD), according to the Securities and Exchange Commission 8-K filing on May 4, 2015. Trimarco's successor is ATD executive Jason Shannon.

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