Truck trailer manufacturer Strick Trailers has chosen Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. as its standard, premium tire supplier. Starting next month, all Strick trailers will be equipped with the SmartWay-verified Cooper Pro Series LHT trailer tire, size 295/75R22.5
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will continue to focus on fleets in 2021 with new fuel-efficient-focused tires, three new retreads, plus a portal to help fleet managers manage multiple aspects of their tire programs.
Nearly one year ago, Michelin North America Inc. reintroduced its BFGoodrich brand to the North American ag tire market with the launch of the BFGoodrich Implement Control line. MTD recently caught up with Michelin's David Graden to get an update on the program.
During normal times, few tiremakers - or tire dealers, for that matter - get excited about a "flat" year. But this hasn't been a normal year. And ag tire manufacturers are telling us that in their segment of the market right now, "flat" is actually good.
The domestic tire industry experienced a “resurgence in growth” through the third quarter, Rick Brennan, vice president of strategic planning for Sumitomo Rubber North America, said during the company’s Dec. 1 virtual dealer forum.