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2021 SEMA Show Drew 100,000-Plus

The recent Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show drew more than 100,000 attendees, exhibitors and media, according to SEMA officials, making the event "the largest North American automotive trade show" since the COVID-19 pandemic "shut everything down in 2020."


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TIA Names Dick Gust its New CEO

Industry Veteran Will Take Office on Jan. 1

After an extensive search, The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has named Dick Gust its new CEO, effective Jan. 1. He replaces longtime TIA CEO Dr. Roy Littlefield, who is retiring.


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Servicing Coal Mines Takes Teamwork

King Tire Partners With OTR Tire Supplier to Optimize Tire Life

Building a tire to service coal mines takes a team. That’s what King Tire Service Inc. of Bluewell, W.Va., and Yokohama Tire Corp. discovered while working with several coal mining companies throughout West Virginia to develop an OTR tire, the Yokohama Y67 IND-3, some 10 years ago. 


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