7 Tire Makers Earn Safety Awards

Seven tire manufacturers with U.S. production facilities were recognized by the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) for their safety records and improvements.

Christopher Eperjesy earned a bachelor's degree in business administration and his Master of Business Administration in finance. He's a certified public accountant.

Cooper Picks Its Next CFO

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has named Christopher Eperjesy as its next senior vice president and chief financial officer. He will replace Ginger Jones, who previously announced her retirement.

“Our top objective was to have an aggressive tread design with low noise,” says Nitto’s Angelo Naval about the Ridge Grappler. After preparing 3D renderings of the hybrid-terrain tread pattern, Nitto sought market feedback from specialty shops and Nitto dealers, “as well as individual enthusiasts.”

R/T Tires: New Category, Not Marketing Hype

Is the alphabet soup known appropriately as the LT tire market big enough for another letter? Until recently, there were only three types of LT-sized tires: H/T for highway-terrain, A/T for all-terrain and M/T for mud-terrain.

The Cooper Discoverer AT34S is available in 37 sizes from 15- to 20-inch rim diameters.

Cooper Discoverer AT34S Wins SEMA New Product Award

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s new Discoverer AT34S, an all-weather, all-terrain tire for pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles, has been named a New Product Award winner in the tire and related product category at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.

With a deep 32/32nds-inch tread, the Cooper Severe Series MSD handles the toughest off-road conditions, while delivering long, even wear that fleets require on the road.

Cooper Offers Severe Service TBR Tire

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has expanded its Cooper Severe Series TBR tire line with the introduction of the Cooper Severe Series Mixed Service Drive premium drive tire for demanding mixed service applications.

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