South Bay Lube Inc. has added two more locations to its Jiffy Lube Multicare franchise in Florida, giving owners Jason Thomas and Leif Oskarsson 31 locations in the state.
The deadline to submit names for consideration to the Tire Industry Association (TIA) Hall of Fame is near. Nominations are due July 8.
The Auto Care Association took its turn in testifying and submitting comments about the effect of President Donald Trump's Chinese tariffs. Among the points made: "The price increases for repairs due to the tariffs are hitting low- and middle-income consumers the hardest."
TBC Corp. has created another credit card option for consumers in partnership with Citi Retail Services: a Tire America credit card. But there could be a drawback for consumers.
Akebono Brake Corp. has added three ProAct part numbers and five Euro part numbers to its Ultra-Premium Disc Brake Pad line.
Hunter Engineering Co. has released an optional harsh-duty variation for its standard RX scissor lift racks.
The Roadian AT Pro RA8 tire from Nexen Tire America Inc. has earned an upgrade — the Three Peak Mountain Snow Flake (3PMSF) label. Production with the new molds began in June.
McCarthy Tire Service Co. Inc. is merging two retail stores in Winchester, Va. Both stores were acquired in 2012, and on June 26 the staffs of both locations will combine under the roof at 908 S. Kent St.
Consumers with flat tires may be surprised to find they were stopped in their tracks by a spoon. Or wrench. Or pair of pliers. But finding kitchen utensils and tools in flat tires is not a surprise to automotive service professionals.
There are 115 million Americans who don’t qualify for traditional financing, according to research by WestCreek Financial Inc. In addition, 61% don’t even have enough money saved for a $1,000 emergency.
The new Uniroyal Tiger Paw Touring All-Season tire for minivans, crossover and sport utility vehicles is available in 114 sizes.
TBC Corp. invited a select group of its dealers to the Palm Beach International Raceway to officially launch its new ultra-high performance tire, the Sumitomo HTR Z5, this week.
CRP Automotive has released Pentosin Transmission Fluid Service Kits for popular European vehicles.
Is it a technological breakthrough? Hardly. But we did see Ford Motor Co. play up tires in a press release, so clearly the vehicle maker sees a marketing opportunity.
The new Adjustable Angle Autel 1-Sensor has 15 degrees of flexibility.