The Coker Group is acquiring PS Engineering and Vintage Wheel Works. Coker Tire will become a distributor of both brands, giving customers the company's first aluminum wheel offerings in its catalog and online.
In July Wade Kawasaki, president and chief operating officer for the Coker Group, will begin his term as chairman of the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) board of directors.
Champion Oil, a recognized leader in purpose-built enthusiast lubricants and annual corporate sponsor of the Great Race, a classic car competitive rally those races this year on public roads from Jacksonville, FL to Traverse City, MI.
The Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is one of the most prestigious car shows in the world – so much so, attendees fly across the globe just to attend the event.
The Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) has presented its inaugural Automotive Supplier Award to Coker Tire Co. Wade Kawasaki, Coker Tire COO and president, accepted the award.
The Coker Group has hired Marla Moore as its director of marketing. She will oversee all marketing communication efforts for the company’s brands and report directly to group Executive Vice President Wade Kawasaki on matters concerning advertising, public relations and sponsorships within the lifestyle and automotive enthusiast spheres.
The 14th annual Hotrod & Restoration Trade Show will be held March 22-24, 2012, at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind.
The Coker Group, the parent group of Coker Tire Co., recently purchased the assets of Wheel Vintiques Inc. from Mike and Sherrie Stallings.
Coker Tire Co. has introduced the Excelsior Stahl Sport Radial line of all-season tires.