What is GB Auto Service Inc. up to as the year winds down? When last we checked, it was ranked No. 14 on the Modern Tire Dealer 100 list of top independent retail tire dealers in the U.S.
The engineers at Consumer Reports (CR) outdid themselves in the December issue. They tested 102 tires in seven categories, including all-season truck. And six different tire brands topped their respective segments.
Tireco Inc. has announced a new limited mileage warranty will be available on all Westlake passenger and light truck tires sold in North America starting in the company's first quarter.
As part of our yearlong celebration of Modern Tire Dealer’s 100th anniversary, we continue to compare the past to the present with an eye toward the future. Today, as part of my 5 blogs in 5 days series, we take you back to our October 1969 issue, when we wrote about Hunter Engineering Co.’s new Compute-A-Line F-60 computerized wheel aligner.
It's Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the 2019 Global Tire Expo (GTE) in Las Vegas. Yesteday, I received a lot of congratulations on my pending retirement, and one heartfelt, "You S.O.B.!" Thanks to all of you, even John.
Sullivan Tire and Auto Service headquartered in Norwell, Mass., joined forces with United Way of Greater Plymouth County and various other local organizations last week to pack nutritious meals for donation to various food pantries in the area.
Tire Group International LLC reports Cosmo Tires has enhanced its existing road hazard program by adding a mileage warranty to its passenger and light truck lineup. It also is offering a retread and casing warranty on all its truck and bus tires. Together, these programs comprise the new “Cosmo Tires Warranty Suite.”
Vogue Tyre and Rubber is offering a consumer rebate in its “Fall Signature Sales Event.”
Nexen Tire America Inc. is introducing its Roadian GTX grand-touring tire at this year's Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show going on now in Las Vegas.
TBC Brands LLC has expanded its core brand program with the addition of the Delta Trailcutter AT4S and Eldorado Sport Fury AT4S.
For the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2019, Apollo Tyres Ltd reported a net profit of $11.73 million on sales of $556.85 million. For the first half of the year (April – September), the company posted a profit of $32.11 million on sales of $1,171.56 million.
Hankook Tire America Corp.’s new Dynapro MT2 (RT05) is the successor of the company’s off-road-focused Dynapro MT, and is being described as the “most capable and extreme off-road tire Hankook has ever offered.”
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. plans to increase ownership in its Mexico joint venture passenger and light truck tire manufacturing facility, Corporación de Occidente S.A. de C.V. (COOCSA), from 58% to 100%.