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Discount Tire CEO: 'Nothing Is Off the Table'

Muglia Talks New Markets, Electric Vehicles, the Addition of New Services and What the Rest of 2021 Holds

As CEO of Discount Tire, Dean Muglia oversees the largest independent tire dealership in the U.S. With 1,100 total stores, Discount Tire is known for its traditional, “tires-only” model, but “I think you will see us experiment with other services more,” Muglia recently told MTD.  In this exclusive interview - Muglia's first with a tire industry publication - he discusses why "nothing is off the table" when it comes to adding more services, plus new and future markets for Discount Tire and more.


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Don't Miss the 2021 MTD 100!

Each July, MTD presents the most anticipated tire industry ranking of the year - the MTD 100, which is the most comprehensive look at the 100 largest independent tire dealerships in the U.S. that you will find anywhere.


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Hankook Wins OE Fitments on Two BMW Models

The Hankook Ventus S1 evo Z will be original equipment on the BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M, in size 255/40ZR21 102Y on the front and size 265/40ZR21 105Y on the rear axle. The tire "has been adapted to the specific requirements" of BMW, according to Hankook officials.
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