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2014-03-27 16:22:14

Truck Driver Rescues Fellow Trucker Who Fell From Burning Rig That Was Suspended Over Freeway Overpass AKRON, Ohio, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A truck driver who rescued another trucker who had fallen from a burning tanker truck that was hanging over the side of a freeway overpass has been named the 31(st) Goodyear Highway Hero. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Chosen from four finalists, Ivan Vasovic of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., today accepted the 31(st)...

2014-03-26 12:21:27

DUBLIN, Mar. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/z6qv8w/mexico_tyre ) has announced the addition of the "Mexico Tyre Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" report to their offering. The combination of Mexico's relatively cheap skilled labor, proximity to the United States, membership of NAFTA and 12 free trade agreements with world's growing economies such as EU, Japan, Canada, and the United States, etc., have made the country an...

2014-03-25 16:20:39

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2nw4v9/indonesia_tyre) has announced the addition of the "Indonesia Tyre Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2nw4v9/indonesia_tyre ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) With the growing per capita income and significant population of about...

2014-03-25 12:26:14

TORONTO, March 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited (TSX:CTC, TSX:CTC.a) today announced the appointment of Chad McKinnon as Chief Operating Officer of FGL Sports and Rick White as Chief Operating Officer of Mark's. In November 2013, Michael Medline, previously President of FGL Sports and Mark's, was appointed to the expanded role of President of CTC by Chief Executive Officer Stephen Wetmore. After assessing the operations and organizational structure, Mr. Medline...

2014-03-25 12:22:22

LONDON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Off-highway Tire Market 2014-2018 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Off-highway Tire market to grow at a CAGR of 4.50 percent over the period 2014-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the growing Global Heavy Construction Equipment market. The Global Off-highway Tire market has also been witnessing the increasing demand for off-highway tires...

2014-03-25 08:20:24

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GT Radial is now an official tire supplier for Formula DRIFT and will make its debut at round 1 of the series, April 4-5 at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course. Driver Tyler Wolfson will be competing on GT Radial Champiro SX2 extreme performance summer tires. The Champiro SX2, introduced recently to North America, was developed for driving enthusiasts who want higher levels of traction, response and driving...

2014-03-21 12:20:38

RMA Urges Motorists to Pay Attention to Avoid "Tire vs. Pothole" WASHINGTON, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As winter snows recede, an epidemic of potholes has broken out across the nation, luring unsuspecting motorists and their vehicles into concrete or asphalt traps, causing damaged wheels, suspensions and tires. The Rubber Manufacturers Association, the national trade association for tire manufacturers that produce tires in the U.S., is urging motorists to be extra careful to...

2014-03-21 08:20:46

DUBLIN, Mar. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/tdt3h9/research_report ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Top 50 Tire Enterprises" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Through analyzing many global tire manufacturing enterprises, CRI ranked global Top 50 tire enterprises by business income (USD) of each tire manufacturing enterprises. Because of...

2014-03-20 16:21:25

Free hands-on training session visits 12 U.S. cities NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Young drivers across the country will have a chance to learn potentially life-saving driving skills through the Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience. The free program pairs classroom instruction with hands-on driving exercises to teach drivers how to better handle accident avoidance and the importance of eliminating distracted driving behaviors. The half-day workshop will travel...

2014-03-20 16:20:47

VELBERT, Germany, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good news for tire and repair shops throughout the US: The new "IntelliSens" universal sensor by Huf is supported by Bartec and ATEQ diagnosis tools. The latest updates run by the tool manufacturers came right in time for tire changing this spring season. "Huf "IntelliSens" universal sensors are tire pressure sensors which are especially designed for the needs of tire and repair shops", John Stratton (Huf North...


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