Firestone Publishes “Made in Des Moines” Video Series

Firestone launches its new video series: Made in Des Moines. Since 1945, generations of Iowans have worked at the factory in the USA, dedicating their livelihood to the task.

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Michelin tops Tyrepress UK social media ranking 2019

Not only did the @MichelinTyre-based chart see Bibendum plant its flag at the top of the tree, it also shows that the French tyre manufacturer is extending its lead. According to the 2019 data, Michelin’s overall score of 86.5 is now 7.5 points clear of second place as opposed to 6.5 points last year .

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Cooper Tire Tread Wisely Program Offers Tips for National Preparedness Month

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Cooper Tire’s Tread Wisely program is encouraging young drivers to always have an emergency kit available before taking to the road during National Preparedness Month, which lasts for the month of September.

The Tread Wisely program offers a series of how-to videos, including a video that provides step-by-step instructions for packing a car emergency kit, on the Tread Wisely app and at www.treadwisely.org. The top 10 items to include in a car emergency kit are:

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Hankook Tire Launches Fall Classic Rebate

With baseball season in full swing, Hankook Tire, the official tire of Major League Baseball, wants drivers to hit a home run on a new set of tires.

Hankook Tire’s Fall Classic Rebate gives buyers a chance to receive up to a $70 prepaid Mastercard when purchasing a set of one of six of Hankook’s most popular passenger and light truck tire models.

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ZC Rubber extends truck tyre warranty to five years

ZC Rubber has extended its warranty to 5 years from manufacturing date for consumers in Europe buying Westlake radial light and medium truck tyres manufactured by ZC Rubber.

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Alliance Tire Americas Offering $100-$125 Rebate on If, Vf Farm Tires

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Farmers can receive rebates of $100-$125 per tire on purchases of two to 16 qualifying Alliance Agriflex increased flexion (IF) or very high flexion (VF) tires under an autumn rebate announced today by Alliance Tire Americas, Inc.

The rebate covers more than 80 sizes and tread patterns among Alliance’s Agriflex 354, 363, 372 and 389 tire lines purchased between August 15 and October 31, 2019.

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Shifting expectations drive off-road innovation

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It’s no secret that consumer preferences are evolving, and their expectations for companies, brands and products are higher than ever.

This is increasingly true in the tire industry, as more consumers seek tires that meet multiple performance needs without tradeoffs. … 

…As the off-road consumer tire segment continues to grow, function is only one part of the equation. Aesthetics also matter.

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Yokohama Tire Goes ‘Off the Road’ With New National Rebate Offer

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Yokohama Tire wants enthusiasts to hit the road – or even take their next adventure off road. To help, Yokohama is running a special “off the road” national rebate promotion. From now through Aug. 31, consumers can earn up to $100 in the form of a Yokohama Visa Prepaid card after purchasing a set of four or five select Yokohama tires. The offer includes three of Yokohama’s hottest off-road treads: the GEOLANDAR X-AT, GEOLANDAR X-MT and GEOLANDAR M/T G003.

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BFGoodrich Announces Tradesmen Support Program in Canada

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BFGoodrich Tires has announced the launch of its tradesmen support program in Canada for the benefit of people who work in construction, agriculture, landscaping and other trades that depend on pickup trucks to do the work.

According to the company, this program is aimed at decreasing downtime and costs due to tire and vehicle issue, thus easing the work for the tradespeople.

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Hankook Tire Entertained Baseball Fans During 2019 MLB All-Star Week

CLEVELAND , July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Hankook Tire, the Official Tire of Major League Baseball (MLB), provided thrills to baseball fans throughout MLB All-Star Week in Cleveland, Ohio July 5-9 by giving them an opportunity to show off their best post-homer celebrations and hosting fans and veterans at the MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard.

Leading up to the All-Star Game Presented by Mastercard, on July 9 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Hankook hosted fans at its booth at PLAY BALL PARK – the world’s largest and most playable baseball and softball field. As well as enjoying special prizes and baseball-themed Hankook merchandise, fans were given a chance to mimic their on-field heroes by pretending to celebrate a game-winning home run and showing off their best bat flip celebration at Hankook’s ‘Bat Flip’ simulator booth.

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