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Alligator TPMS Sensor Covers C8 Corvette

The Alligator RS universal TPMS sensor from Wegmann automotive USA Inc. now covers the 8th-generation, mid-engine, Chevrolet Corvette (C8) and provides the full array of OE functionalities included in this new sports car.

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Fleets Wait on Infrastructure Before Buying More EVs

In a survey of 56 trucking fleets, TravelCenters of America Inc. (TA) found that companies are taking proactive steps and making sustainability and emissions a priority. One out of five of those fleets have at least one electric vehicle now, though fleet executives indicate they’re hesitant to invest in alternative energy vehicles until the technology and infrastructure are more expansive.

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New Safety Standards In Effect for Vehicle Lifts

The latest version of the American National Standard covering safety requirements for vehicle lift installation and service in North America is now in effect. The updated standard is more detailed than the last, and includes new definitions and a new section on the need for a post-installation inspection

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Continental Execs Discuss Market Conditions, EV Tires and More

'In the Past Couple of Years, Dealers Have Been Looking for Stable Partners'

In this sit-down interview from Continental Tire the Americas LLC's Gold Dealer meeting, Continental executives Bill Caldwell, senior vice president, U.S. PLT sales and marketing; Chris Charity, vice president of sales, U.S. PLT replacement business; and Travis Roffler, director of marketing, discuss a wide variety of topics, including the state of the market, tires for electric vehicles and more.

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