The Marathon LHT will be available in two new sizes in July, 285/75R24.5 and 11R24.5.

Goodyear Marathon: A New Mid-Tier Line of Truck Tires

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s Marathon tires are a mid-tier line designed to help long haul operations lower their costs by offering more miles to removal. The tire maker has revealed the first three tires of the new line.

The 108R features Yokohama’s STEM-2 technology, which minimizes flex in the casing.

Yokohama Unveils a Regional All-Position Steer Tire

Yokohama Tire Corp.'s new 108R regional all-position/steer tire is now available to fleets in the U.S. and Canada. SmartWay-verified, the 108R comes in sizes 295/75R22.5, 285/75R24.5, 11R24.5, and 11R22.5.

The General HS long haul steer tire will be available in May 2015.

General brand launches three tires at MATS

In celebration of 100 years of innovation, experience and reliability, Continental Tire the Americas LLC's General Tire brand unveiled three new highway truck tires at this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, KY.

Toyo's M153 regional and urban heavy duty steer tire is designed with refuse operations in mind.

Toyo introduces heavy-duty steer tire

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. introduces the Toyo M153 regional and urban heavy-duty steer tire, ideal for refuse operations. Featuring an extra deep, regroovable 26/32-inch tread, the M153 is optimized for extremely high-scrub applications such as that found on sanitation trucks.

Designed with a wide-base ribbed steer pattern, the Bridgestone R244 tire performs well both on- and off-highway without sacrificing the traction needed on rougher roads.

Bridgestone has a new all-position steer radial

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions says the new Bridgestone R244 All-Position Steer Radial Tire meets the demands of dump trucks and concrete mixer truck fleets which spend a higher percentage of their miles in on-highway use.

Toyo's 16-ply M137 features an increased load-carrying capacity to handle the higher weight.

Toyo premium HP steer tire available in 16-ply

The M137 premium high-performance steer radial manufactured by Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. is now available in a 16-ply with increased load carrying capacity. Designed for use on long-haul, over-the-highway commercial applications, Toyo says the M137 is designed to deliver more miles per 32nds to operators driving coast-to-coast.

Teammate Heath Young at BATO’s Warren County, Tenn., plant operates a sidewall extrusion machine. BATO developed a Fuel Saver Sidewall compound for its Ecopia truck tires that reduces heat generation, which lowers rolling resistance and improves fuel economy.

Commercial matchup

In a matchup intended to reduce the costs of truck tire ownership, Bridgestone Commercial Solutions (BCS) has paired up its Bridgestone Ecopia truck tire line with complementary Bandag FuelTech treads

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