On Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, the 1,000th Discount Tire store was opened. The milestone occurred in Phoenix, Ariz., on the corner of 23rd Ave. and Happy Valley Road.
Continental Tire the Americas LLC invited Modern Tire Dealer to a launch event of two tires on opposite ends of the spectrum — the G-Max RS is an ultra-high performance summer tire, and the Grabber A/TX, an all-terrain tire.
“Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.”
Bruce Halle, the founder and chairman of Discount Tire and America's Tire, the nation's largest independent tire dealer, died on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018. He was 87.
The nation's largest independent tire dealer has inked a new deal with Team Penske for 2018 and will become a primary sponsor of the No. 2 car in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS).
Discount Tire has expanded its footprint to 34 states with the opening of its first store in Alabama.
Discount Tire plans to expand into Pennsylvania. The first store will open in the Pittsburgh market.
I have written in the past about how progressive and tire-dealer-like Costco Wholesale Corp. is. It just doesn't sell tires like a wholesale club, and it even sells online.
Last night I watched back-to-back tire advertisements on the national evening news that took different approaches to wooing the customer. One was from Discount Tire. The other was from Conrad’s Tire Express & Total Car Care.
Discount Tire has added a store in Sugar Land, Texas. It is the third Discount Tire outlet in Sugar Land, which is part of the Houston metropolitan area, and the 12th location in Fort Bend County.
Discount Tire has opened its first store in the state of Virginia.
Hankook Tire America Corp. wanted to get more out of its partnership with the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) charity. So it doubled the number of Hankook-sponsored DAV Mobile Service Office (MSO) stops this year.
Discount Tire and America’s Tire stores are the only stores where consumers can buy two new Hakkapeliitta winter tires for passenger cars like the Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape and Toyota Camry.