The Sailun Group will open the Sailun Tire Americas Technical Center in Chattanooga, Tenn., that will design and develop passenger, light truck, SUV, CUV and medium truck tires, plus tires for electric vehicles.
Michelin North America Inc. recently teamed up with Delta Airlines and a non-profit, Best Defense Organization, to bring 29 World War II Veterans back to the beaches of Normandy, France, 78 years after D-Day.
Bridgestone Americas Inc. will make race tires at its new production facility in Akron, Ohio. The plant - named the Advanced Tire Production Center - will produce all 25,000 Firestone Firehawk race tires for the NTT IndyCar Series.
The Tire Industry Association will offer its only Certified Earthmover Tire Service Technician training class of the year July 11-15 in Garner, Iowa. Participants are encouraged to sign up today to ensure a spot in the five-day course.
Yokohama Tire Corp. is once again the exclusive tire supplier for the Porsche Pikes Peak Trophy and will supply Advan A052 tires for Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport vehicles participating in the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
A Supreme Court Justice once
observed that “the true
symbol of the United States
is not the bald eagle. It is
the pendulum. And when
the pendulum swings too far in one
direction, it will go back.”
This pendulum swing may be happening right now with regards to corporate
profits and employee wages.
Gross Tire Center Inc., a single-location dealership in the small city of Williamsport, Pa. - population 28,437 - generated $1.3 million in sales last year without performing a single oil change or brake job.