Tire Discounters stores, including this one in Smyrna, Tenn., participated in a week-long fundraising effort to support the Wounded Warrior Project.
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Tire Discounters Supports Wounded Warrior Project

During a week-long event Tire Discounters Inc. locations in three states didn't charge customers labor on tires or oil changes, and instead collected donations for the Wounded Warrior Project. The first-time event raised more than $20,000.

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Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Adds Alabama Location

Tuffy Tire & Auto Service, which has more than 170 Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Centers in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin, has one more with the grand opening of a Pelham, Ala., location. 

Yokohama will continue to build its Advan line in 2020.
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Yokohama Will Pump Up Advan Line in 2020

Yokohama Tire Corp. is breathing new life into its Advan line, Fardad Niknam, Yokohama’s senior director of product marketing and planning, told Modern Tire Dealer during this week’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.

The new Roadian GTX all-season touring tire is expected to be a big hit for Nexen in 2020, says John Hagan, sales executive vice president.
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Nexen Reports Double-Digit Growth in 2019

“Our growth this year is over double digits for the second year in a row,” John Hagan, sales executive vice president for Nexen Tire America Inc., told Modern Tire Dealer during this week’s Specialty Equipment Market Association Show.

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Hankook Tire Is Using Artificial Intelligence to Develop Tires

Hankook Tire CEO and President Hyun Bum Cho reports the company showed tangible results in its efforts for technology-based innovation and digital transformation by developing the Virtual Compound Design (VCD) system, a predictive model for tire compound properties using artificial intelligence.

Gaither Tool set up the E-Cube mobile tire servicing unit in a van to demonstrate its small size and capabilities to SEMA Show attendees. Pete Scheepers, the inventor of the E-Cube, is pictured.
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E-Cube Outfits a Vehicle for Mobile Tire Service

The E-Cube compact mobile tire servicing unit is just one of the featured products in Gaither Tool Co. Inc.’s booth at the 2019 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.    

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Hankook Introduces Dynapro MT2

Hankook Tire America Corp. has introduced its Dynapro MT2 (RT05) extreme off-road tire with an aggressive, high-void tread pattern optimized for traction in mud, dirt, rock, sand and gravel surfaces.

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