After a four-month streak of slight tire volume growth, the Northcoast Research Tire Demand Index took a big step backwards in September. And for better or worse, there’s no clear explanation for the month’s soft sell-out trends.
Nexen Tire America Inc. is greatly expanding its tire technology center dedicated to the North and South American markets, a move the company says will boost both its original equipment and replacement market share.
Michelin North America Inc. is now offering a next generation Advantage T/A and the new Advantage T/A LT. They boost what the company is calling its "powerline," which offers consumers all-season/all-purpose tires with advanced mileage and agile handling.