Standard Motor Products, Inc. has announced the addition of 119 new part numbers to its Standard and Standard Import lines. This release covers 53 product categories and includes 44 part numbers for 2021 and 2022 model year vehicles.
The Tire Industry Association has created an Electric Vehicle Advisory Council, which will focus on training "tire and auto dealers on the proper service techniques and procedures of EVs," according to association officials.
Grand Prix Performance has become the go-to tire and wheel source in the Newport Beach, Calif., area for owners of exotic cars. In this MTD exclusive, Jessica Palanjian Rankin, Grand Prix's vice president, discusses what it takes to serve the dealership's sophisticated customers.
Hankook Tire North America President Curtis Brison is stepping down from that role and leaving Hankook on July 1. Sooil Lee, CEO of parent company, Hankook Tire & Technology, will take over as interim president.
The Auto Care Association will host a live webinar on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. EDT exploring the latest automotive aftermarket data published in the newly released 2023 Auto Care Factbook report.
Claudio Zanardo has been CEO of Pirelli Tire North America Inc. for only eight months, but he’s moving the company forward on a number of fronts, building on its strengths. Zanardo and Ian Coke, chief technical officer, Pirelli North America, discuss those initiatives in this MTD interview.
Pirelli & Cie SpA says its Pirelli Elect electric vehicle (EV) tire is now widely available for aftermarket and winter applications. Pirelli calls winter tires for EVs "a relatively new, but rapidly growing sector."
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.