Today's Trucking

Bridgestone trailer tires comes SmartWay verified

June 10, 2019 by John Smith

Bridgestone Americas’ new R123 Ecopia tires emerge as a SmartWay-verified option for trailers, promising lower rolling resistance than the Ecopia R197. Features include what’s known as an IntelliShape sidewall, designed to reduce overall weight and minimize rolling resistance. Patented NanoPro-Tech […]


BF Goodrich unveils Highway Control tires

March 29, 2019 by John Smith

BFGoodrich commercial truck tires have unveiled two new products in the form of the Highway Control S and Highway Control T. The company’s Highway Control lineup is SmartWay verified, with features such as new sidewall compounds designed to boost fuel […]


Toyo brings two super singles

August 7, 2018 by John Smith

Toyo Tire has launched a pair of super-single tires – the Nanoenergy M675 longhaul drive tire and M175 longhaul trailer tire – that are among the most fuel-efficient offerings in the company’s lineup. Each model features a low-rolling-resistance tread compound […]


New Bandag Trailer Retread

November 11, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

The new Bandag TR4.1 trailer retread provides affordable and dependable wear performance for small to medium TL, LTL, and P&D fleets


Auto Trailer ‘Learning’ Upgrade

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Drop-and-hook truck fleets equipped with ContiPressureCheck can now automatically recognize new trailers equipped with only tire sensors. Upgrade allows trucks to detect an unlimited amount of trailer changes



August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

From Hendrickson comes the Tiremaxx Pro system for trailers