Wide-base Yokohama Tires
Wednesday April 16, 05:48 AM
The 902L and 709L ultra-wide-base drive tires, first shown at the Mid-America show, bring weight savings, traction, and long wear. They both come in size 445/50R22.5.
Kenworth Launches ConMet Hubs
Wednesday April 16, 05:43 AM
ConMet PreSet Plus wheel hubs are now standard on Kenworth’s full lineup of class-8 over-the-road trucks, for both steer and drive axles with disc or drum brakes
Continental Shows Five New Tires
Wednesday April 02, 09:26 AM
New additions to Continental's Hybrid and EcoPlus tire lines include the EcoPlus HS3 that's said to offer a 10% reduction in rolling resistance and a 12% increase in mileage over the previou...
Self Powered Tire Inflator
Wednesday March 05, 12:06 AM
After 8 million miles of testing and four years of R&D, Aperia's Halo Tire Inflator is now commercially available. It's a self-powered, bolt-on inflation system for trucks, trailers, and bus...
AutoSock Traction Device
Wednesday March 05, 12:02 AM
Here's a lightweight traction device like you haven't seen before, a Norwegian alternative to tire chains that installs in less than five minutes. It's a textile cover that maximizes frictio...
Mixed-Service Deep-Lug Tire
Tuesday March 04, 11:56 PM
New GT Radial GDM635 from Giti Tire is a mixed-service drive tire features a deep-lug tread design for on/off highway use. It features a full inch (32/32nds) of tread rubber for durability a...
No More Tire Chains
Wednesday February 19, 02:10 AM
Flex-Trax offers a traction system for use in mud, sand, snow, and ice that's said to be much easier to install and more likely to stay on than chains. For everything from cars to heavy truc...
Wednesday January 08, 02:34 AM
Continental offers new HTL1 wide-single tire as a ContiTread retread in 400-millimeter tread width and in sizes 445/50R22.5 and 455/55R22.5, typically used in liquid- and dry-bulk hauling ap...