Tire Recalls

Tire Recalls

Goodyear Will Post 3Q Results on Oct. 26

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 12:10:00 PST

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. will report third quarter 2018 financial results on Oct. 26, followed by an investor conference call at 9 a.m.

The Tire Source has expanded its five-store dealership in northeast Ohio with the purchase of Defer Tire in Streetsboro. The addition gives the company six stores in Medina, Montrose, North Canton, South Canton, Belden Village and Streetsboro, respectively.

American Tire Distributors Inc. (ATD) will begin shipping products out of a new 1-million-square-foot warehouse in Blakeslee, Pa., on Dec. 3, 2018.

MaddenCo Inc. received requests from more than 400 customer locations for its new web-based software following a demonstration at its 2018 Users’ Conference.

Nokian Names Plant Manager for U.S. Tire Factory

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:33:00 PST

Nokian Tyres Inc. has filled two top roles in the leadership team for its first U.S. tire plant, which will begin producing tires in 2020.

Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. has expanded its lineup of tires for urban and light duty commercial applications with four new tires.

Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen won an action-packed Pirelli United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, on Oct. 21, 2018, with the top three separated by less than three seconds and using three very different tire strategies.

TBC Corp. is the latest company to experiment with a mobile tire installation service. NTB Tire & Service Centers will pilot the program in Dallas, and Tire Kingdom locations will offer it in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s Tread Wisely program is providing parents with tools to educate young drivers. The outreach coincides with National Teen Driver Safety Week Oct. 21-27, 2018.

Michelin's 3Q Results Were Negative and Positive

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 06:27:00 PST

Groupe Michelin posted net sales of 16.2 billion euros for its third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018. That compares to net sales of 16.4 billion euros for the same period last year.

VIP Tires Inc. has opened its third new VIP Tires & Service store in three months. The latest is a larger location to serve customers in Claremont, N.H.

Ford Motor Co. has added 36 brake pads and 20 coated brake rotors and drums to its Motorcraft product line.

More than 8 in 10 U.S. vehicle owners and lessees believe car owners should have full access to and control of their vehicle's data, including maintenance and repair information, according to the results of a survey by the Auto Care Association.

Leeds West Groups Hits a Milestone: 100 Stores

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:14:00 PST

Leeds West Groups (LWG) has acquired and taken over operations of its 100th store.  

Omni United (S) Pte. Ltd. has added a line of rugged terrain tires with a dual sidewall design to the Renegade family.  Functionally, the new Renegade Rugged RT+ falls between the company’s all-terrain and mud terrain lines.

When a Louisville family decided to donate their vehicle to another local family as a way to help a 13-year-old awaiting a liver transplant, Tire Discounters Inc. jumped in to support them.

Cooper Will Report 3Q Financials Oct. 29

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:13:00 PST

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. will release its third quarter financial results on Oct. 29, 2018, and management will discuss the report during a conference call beginning at 10 a.m. Eastern.  

Goodyear Services 2 Million Trucks in 10 Years

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:27:00 PST

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.'s Fleet HQ Emergency Roadside Service program recently serviced the 2 millionth truck that has contacted it for assistance. It is a major milestone for the 24/7 program, which was introduced in 2008.

Continental AG began celebrating the 90th anniversary of its first agricultural tire launch one year early with the introduction of its Tractor70 and Tractor85 premium radial tires.

Apollo's Rivallant Will Take Over in Europe

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:21:00 PST

Benoit Rivallant will succeed Mathias Heimann as the president of European Operations for Apollo Tyres Ltd.