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2014-05-21 20:20:14

Discount Tire and the RMA Educate Motorists about Staying Safe on Summer Journeys during National Tire Safety Week June 1 - 7 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Discount Tire, the world's largest tire and wheel retailer, and the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA), continue their relationship for National Tire Safety Week June 1-7. With summer travel upon American motorists, the nationwide effort is designed to educate drivers about four essential areas of tire maintenance...

2014-05-08 12:21:27

- Future tire pressure sensors read pressure, load and tread depth AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The close collaboration between electronics and tire developers at Continental, the international automotive supplier, continues to be strong. This working partnership has enabled Continental to create tire pressure sensors that will be able to detect when a tire change is necessary due to insufficient tread depth. The tire tread provides the gripping action and...

2014-04-30 12:21:16

AKRON, Ohio, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the launch of its new 2014 Power Wagon, Ram Trucks says it has developed the most off-road-capable pickup on the market. To balance the need for on-road civility and off-road performance, Ram chose to equip the Power Wagon with Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac® tires. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Built to master the most rigorous off-road trails, the 2014 Ram Power Wagon is based on the Ram 2500 Heavy Duty 4x4 Crew...

2014-04-29 16:21:16

LAVAL, QC, April 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadians, who have had to deal with some of the most severe winter road conditions in the world, are in large part masters of snowy and icy roads: still, they also need to be as vigilant in the face of common dangers associated with spring and summertime road conditions. As the busy summer driving season approaches and Canadians take to the open road, Michelin Canada wants to make driving safer with its new MICHELIN® Premier(TM) A/S tire, a tire...

2014-04-24 08:23:23

Hankook Gauge Index taps into Americans' experiences with one of tires' biggest enemies WAYNE, N.J., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The dreaded pothole: it's one of the most frustrating obstacles that drivers face. Potholes, which are caused by the accumulation of water within the structure of the road and worsened by traffic, are usually the product of a long winter of steady snow and rain combined with spring thawing. This season, Hankook Tire asked American drivers about their experiences...

2014-04-02 12:20:35

MICHELIN Premier® A/S Tire Features Evolving Tread Design to Prolong Grip As Tire Wears GREENVILLE, S.C., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelin announced today the MICHELIN® Premier® A/S tire with revolutionary new EverGrip(TM) Technology is now available to consumers across North America through more than 10,000 authorized dealer locations. Unveiled earlier this year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, MICHELIN® Premier® A/S tire with EverGrip(TM) features an...

2014-03-20 04:20:49

DUBLIN, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qsv77d/allseason_tire) has announced the addition of the "All-season Tire Market in Europe 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qsv77d/allseason_tire ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The increasing demand for tires with longer life is one of the major trends witnessed...

2014-02-13 12:21:15

Goodyear Builds on Legacy of Innovation, Superior Performance in 2014 AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Not many companies can claim as long and storied a history in American motorsports as The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT). This year, Goodyear celebrates its 60(th) anniversary as a key supplier to America's most popular motorsport - NASCAR, making it not only one of the longest-running supplier relationships in racing, but in all of sports history. (Logo:...

2014-02-06 16:20:43

AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) has been selected as a supplier to the all-new 2015 Chrysler 200, which is making the rounds at top car shows this season, and will be available for sale in the second quarter of 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO) On various models of the Chrysler 200, Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max tires in size 215/55R17 will be a standard fitment. New from the ground up, the...

2014-01-14 08:22:04

Revolutionary Tread Design Evolves To Prolong Grip Even When Worn DETROIT, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the North American International Auto Show, Michelin introduced the MICHELIN® Premier® A/S tire with revolutionary new EverGrip(TM) technology, which provides drivers with exceptional levels of safety even as their tires wear down. Even when worn, the MICHELIN Premier A/S with EverGrip(TM) technology stops shorter on wet roads than the leading competitors' brand new tires[1]. To...


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