Current Issue



BFNT drops used tires from company stores

Order Reprints

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC (BFNT) has told its 2,200 company-owned stores to stop selling used tires.

A memo was recently sent out to the locations.

"Used tires were such a small part of our business," says a BFNT spokesman. "This has been contemplated for a long time."

The ban, he notes, does not apply to tires with 500 miles or less on them.

Related Articles

Defining Safe Used Tires: Fear of the Unknown May Eliminate Them From the Aftermarket

Off-road outfitters: Desert Rat provides everything for the hardy adventurer, from lift kits to GPS systems. But tires remain the company’s foundation

BFNT racing division drops lead weights

You must login or register in order to post a comment.