An 11-year-old alliance between Toyo Tire Corp. and Bridgestone Corp. will continue, but the companies have agreed each will sell 50% of the stock it holds in the other company.
Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. is recalling certain Proxes A27 tires, in size P185/60R16 86H. Two types of rubber compound were mixed together in the building of 2,169 of the Proxes A27 tires, which may result in sections of the tire tread detaching.
Seven tire manufacturers with U.S. production facilities were recognized by the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) for their safety records and improvements.
Four new tire executives were elected to the board of directors of the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association. They represent Kumho Tires USA, Pirelli Tire North America, Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. and Bridgestone Americas Inc.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will increase the price of almost all of its commercial tires on May 1. There's just one exception.
For 52 years Les Schwab Tire Centers Inc. had an exclusive, multi-state territory with Toyo Tire USA Corp. That deal, which effectively locked out other tire dealers, including online retailers, from selling Toyo-branded products in the northwest corner of the U.S., has come to an end.
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.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has announced the winners of the Toyo Tires 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show Top Build Award. Two prizes have been awarded, a Best Toyo Tires SEMA Car Build and a Best Toyo Tires SEMA Truck/SUV Build. Both winners received a check for $5,000 and a Toyo Tires trophy.