Tire Recalls

Tire Recalls

On New Year's Day leadership of Chabill's Tire Service LLC will transition to the second generation. Elizabeth "Beth" Gowland Barron will take over as CEO, and her father, Charley Gowland, will retire.

TireGet Website Adds Maxxis Tires

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:07:00 PST

Consumers have another option for buying Maxxis brand tires online.

Titan Becomes a Ram AgPack Partner

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:42:00 PST

Titan International Inc. is offering a $2,500 rebate on any Titan or Goodyear Farm Tire product when any new Ram truck is purchased by a farmer from a Ram-certified agriculture dealership.

Oriente Tire U.S.A. LLC has named its first U.S. sales director for Petlas consumer tires in the U.S. —David Halldane.

Nexen Partnership Focuses on Healthy Youths

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:59:00 PST

Nexen Tire America Inc. has teamed up with the Manchester City Football Club to educate young people in Los Angeles on the importance of healthy living.

A little over a year after the grand opening of the Hankook tire plant in Tennessee, Montgomery County officials are making sure the company knows its presence is appreciated

US Motor Works LLC received the 2018 Supplier Award from the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. for outstanding shipping performance.

Tire Discounters Supports Unsafe Used Tire Bill

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:09:00 PST

Tire Discounters Inc. is among the tire dealers in Ohio celebrating the state legislature's passage of S.B. 223, which prohibits the installation of unsafe used tires.

The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) has drastically increased its projections for tire shipments in 2018 from earlier in the year. Most notable is the organization's expectation that replacement passenger tire shipments will increase 2.5%.

The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance Inc. has named Valvoline LLC its 2018 Channel Partner of the Year.

Bridgestone Americas Inc. released the Bandag BRSS, an all-position retread designed for fleets that work in on- and off-road environments, from pavement to dirt and gravel.

Chris Tolbert Joins Zafco as East VP of Sales

Wed, 5 Dec 2018 06:03:00 PST

Chris Tolbert refers to Armstrong as "a quintessential American brand." The same can be said about Tolbert.

When the cold and the snow hit the northeastern and midwestern United States, it's time for the annual California Tire Dealers Association (CTDA) luncheon out West.

Nokian Tyres plc has hired two people outside the industry to join its leadership team in North America.

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.’s airship bases in Ohio and Florida will host public events to benefit the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation in December 2018.

Auto Care Association President and CEO Bill Hanvey is hopeful the temporary trade deal between the United States and China will lead to talks that resolve the issues dividing the two countries.

Brake Parts Inc. has added part numbers to its premium Element3 new plated brake calipers and Raybestos R-Line remanufactured calipers.

Albert Hoffman, co-founder of the Jetzon Tire and Rubber Co. Inc. and a pioneer in the private brand tire segment, died on Dec. 3, 2018, at his home in Boynton Beach, Fla., after battling cancer. He was 94.

Toyo Tires and Flying Lizard Motorsports (FLM) made history this past weekend by winning their fourth consecutive overall victory at the USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill in Willows, Calif.

Yokohama Recalls 529 RY023 Truck Tires

Tue, 4 Dec 2018 04:08:00 PST

Yokohama Tire Corp. is recalling certain Yokohama RY023 tires, size 295/75R22.5 (14-ply, G load rated), that have a DOT date code of 2318. The potential number of units affected is 529.