The new Roadian GTX all-season touring tire is expected to be a big hit for Nexen in 2020, says John Hagan, sales executive vice president.
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Nexen Reports Double-Digit Growth in 2019

“Our growth this year is over double digits for the second year in a row,” John Hagan, sales executive vice president for Nexen Tire America Inc., told Modern Tire Dealer during this week’s Specialty Equipment Market Association Show.

Chris Clinton says additional fitments are being developed for the Duro Frontier MT tire. Five fitments are available now.
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Duro Has More Sizes for MT Tire

More fitments for the Frontier MT and a new powersport tire for modified golf carts are highlighted in Duro Tire and Wheel Corp.’s booth at the 2019 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.  

Tim Dietz accepts the WTC Lifetime Achievement Award from Chairman Tyson Boyer during the SEMA Show.
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Dietz Presented With WTC Lifetime Achievement Award

Tim Dietz, director of quality at Standards Testing Labs, was presented with the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Wheel & Tire Council (WTC) Lifetime Achievement Award and inducted into the WTC Hall of Fame at the council's annual reception held during the SEMA Show on Tuesday, November 5, in Las Vegas.

Todd Pickens, vice president of sales for Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, stands next to a 58-inch version of the brand's recently announced Baja Pro XS light truck tire.
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Mickey Thompson Gets 'Back to the Basics' at SEMA Show

“We’re trying to reestablish ourselves at the premium end of the performance aftermarket,” Todd Pickens, vice president of sales for Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, told Modern Tire Dealer during the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show.

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Blog 3: BKT Plant Update, Fury Tire Blitz and More

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.

Tony Davenport, left, and Miller Feng, talk about the joint venture between two TPMS manufacturers -- Huf and Shanghai Baolong.
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BH SENS: The New Name for a TPMS Joint Venture

Two companies that have supplied more than 100 million tire pressure monitoring sensors (TPMS) on vehicles are combining forces in a joint venture that leaders say will help them become the third largest TPMS supplier in the world. They aspire to move up to the No. 2 spot.  

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