Groupe Michelin posted net sales of 16.2 billion euros for its third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018. That compares to net sales of 16.4 billion euros for the same period last year.
Benoit Rivallant will succeed Mathias Heimann as the president of European Operations for Apollo Tyres Ltd.
Border Tire LLC will double its number of commercial tire locations when it acquires five Tire Centers LLC (TCi) stores from Michelin North America Inc. in California. The Texas-based dealer also is buying its second retread plant.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC and Bridgestone Canada Inc. will increase the prices of select Bridgestone- and Firestone-brand truck and bus radial tires, as well as Bandag retreads and tire-related services.
Ceat Specialty Tires Ltd. is expanding its Farmax lineup with a tire designed for row crops. The Farmax Row Crop Ag radial tire combines low compaction with high traction.
The new Yokohama RL47A E-4 tire for rigid frame dump truck applications is available in size 27.00R49.
Michelin North America Inc. is giving the new size in its rigid dump truck tire lineup three stars -- as in load carrying capacity.
The Cooper brand of truck and bus radial tires launched earlier this year by Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has earned an original equipment fitment on Blue Bird school buses.
Continental Tire the Americas LLC is recalling 1,990 Conti Hybrid HS3 Load Range H tires in size 11R22.5 because of potential rapid or slow pressure loss.
The price of Dayton brand truck and bus radial (TBR) tires sold in the U.S. and Canada is going up.
Apollo Tyres Ltd.'s Hungarian truck tire facility is officially up and running. The first tires produced by the plant, Apollo Endurace RT HD tires in size 385/65R22.5, have been delivered to Piessens and Zonen from Londerzeel, Belgium, a company specializing in transporting construction materials.
Alliance Tire Americas Inc. (ATA) will increase prices up to 4% across all product lines on Nov. 1, 2018.
The new 398 MPT (multi-purpose tire) radial flotation tire from Alliance Tire Americas Inc. is designed for manure carts, tanks and feed trucks that require a combination of high flotation and high-speed road performance.