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FUEL ECONOMY GUIDE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Bridgestone has published the 4th guide in its series on tire and truck fuel economy

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FUEL ECONOMY GUIDE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Bridgestone has published the 4th guide in its series on tire and truck fuel economy

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Let’s Re-TIRE a few Old Myths

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Where tire operation rumors go all rubbery

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NB Raises Fees on Tires of Out-of-Province Trucks

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

DIEPPE, NB – There’s a new rule in New Brunswick that owners of all imported vehicles must pay an additional fee per each tire on their vehicle.

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SLOW DOWN AND ROTATE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Three easy steps can help increase tire life dramatically.

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Wide-base Yokohama Tires

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

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.

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AROUND AGAIN

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Tires are a mighty big cost, so retreading should make sense for just about everyone.

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Let’s Re-TIRE a few Old Myths

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Where tire operation rumors go all rubbery

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KEEP IT STRAIGHT

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Handling gets easier and tires wear longer if your alignment is right.

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RETREAD TIRES FAQ

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Frequently asked questions about retreading truck tires, answered by Harvey Brodsky of the Tire Retread Information Bureau.

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Tire groups lobby for reserve pressure capacity requirement for tires

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Major tire industry trade groups are rallying around a proposal by the Rubber Manufacturers Association that urges U.S. safety officials to adopt a reserve inflation pressure capacity for tires.

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TREADING LIGHTLY

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

There are savings to be had where the rubber meets the road

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MAKING THE RIGHT CASING DECISIONS

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

From Bandag, a comprehensive article dealing with the three most frequently posed questions about tire casings.

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Hankook achieves SmartWay certification

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

WAYNE, N.J. — Hankook Tire has had three of its commercial fleet tires certified for the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay Program, meeting the program’s requirement to reduce rolling resistance by 3 percent.

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TO EACH TIRE A PURPOSE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

It’s the tread that makes the difference between a steer, drive, and trailer tire.