Ready to go: the 25th biennial Autopromotec
The 2013 International Biennal Exhibition of Automotive Equipment and Aftermarket Products -- otherwise known as Autopromotec -- is ready to welcome visitors. The trade fair will open its doors in Bologna, Italy, on Wednesday, May 22nd.
Nexen to supply tires for Mitsubishi
Nexen Tire Corp. announced it will supply N’Priz tires to Mitsubishi for the Outlander Sport crossover beginning in May 2013.
Maine Gov. signs bill to ban ethanol gas
Legislation (LD 453) that prohibits a person from selling or offering for sale gasoline that contains corn-based ethanol as an additive at a level greater than 10% by volume has been signed into law by Maine Gov. Paul LePage.
Michelin adds T&W Tire to its strategic dealer list
T&W Tire Inc. is all in with Michelin Americas Truck Tires (MATT). T&W, which has 14 locations in Oklahoma and Texas, has become a "strategic dealer" of Michelin and BFGoodrich tires.
Get ready to register for SEMA 2013
Individuals may now register to attend the 2013 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show by visiting www.SEMAShow.com/register.
Snap-on acquires Challenger Lifts
Snap-on Inc. announced that it has acquired Challenger Lifts Inc. for approximately $38 million in cash.
Del-Nat donates $1 for every used tire collected
A volunteer team from Memphis-based Del-Nat Tire Corp. collected 832 used and discarded tires on Saturday, May 11, 2013. The company plans to "transform" the tires into living trees.
CMA appoints two regional fleet managers
The China Manufacturers Alliance LLC (CMA) recently hired two Double Coin regional fleet managers: John Ramaika and Tom Rozuk.
Register online for AAPEX 2013
Online registration for the 2013 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) is open at www.aapexshow.com/Register. AAPEX 2013 is set for Nov. 5-7 at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas.
Dill TPMS stars in “World’s Greatest!...” epsiode
Dill Air Controls Products LLC and How2Media have completed their recent film shoot on the “World’s Greatest!...” television series. The topic? Tire pressure monitoring systems.
Hankook is 'awarded' for producing RoadHandler
Hankook Tire America Corp. recently was named a 2013 Partner in Transformation by Sears Holdings Corp. President Byeong Jin Lee accepted the award at the 2013 Sears Vendor Summit.