ASA Automotive Systems Inc. used the 2018 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show to celebrate its 30th birthday and last year’s launch of its TireMaster GTX software. It also took the opportunity to tease tire dealers about its next product.
For Martins Industries Inc., the focus in developing new products is threefold. They must enhance safety, be ergonomic, and help a user be more efficient. One of the new products that hits all three marks is a hands-free solution to fill truck tires while they’re inside a cage.
During the grand opening keynote breakfast at the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) 2018 in Las Vegas, CNN’s John King and political strategist Karl Rove gave their views on the upcoming midterm elections and how tariffs could impact the automotive aftermarket industry.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is partnering with the DieselSellerz, stars of Discovery Channel’s hit show Diesel Brothers, to launch a new tire brand: Legion tires.
YC Rubber Co. (North America) LLC has extended its casing warranty on Duraturn TBR (truck and bus radial) tires to six years and two retreads. That's up from five years and one retread.
Members of the Independent Tire Dealers Group LLC (ITDG) and employees of Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels celebrated a new partnership and a new tire at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.
The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. reports its Alliance Aftermarket Jackpot Convention will make history today with a record number of Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper customers crossing Las Vegas Boulevard together to attend the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX).
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.
Nitto Tire U.S.A. Inc. unveiled its first tire for side-by-side (SxS) vehicles, the Trail Grappler SxS, at the 2018 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.
Pirelli Tire North America Inc. annually sings the praises of its brands at the SEMA Show. That includes the Pirelli P Zero and Scorpion lines.
NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A) Inc. introduced a spark plug, a sensor line and a vehicle electronics brand at the 2018 Automotive Aftermarket Product Expo (AAPEX) and Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show.
Sentury Tire USA Inc. is showcasing two new rugged terrain tires at the 2018 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show in Las Vegas.
Tenneco Inc. has designed a ride control product specifically for half-ton pickup trucks that might play nice on the roads during the week, but on the weekend need some extra stability when pulling a boat, hauling a load of mulch or pushing a snow plow.