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Coats’ Ben Pryor Has Embraced Lean Thinking

Pryor spent four months learning lean principles by going to the “gemba.”

Porsche TPMS

Porsche was the first manufacturer to use TPMS on a vehicle in 1986 for the 959 supercar.

Honda Indirect TPMS Systems

Honda indirect TPMS systems do not have air pressure sensors inside the tires.

Continental Launches Light Truck, SUV and CUV Tire Promo 

Beginning July 1, consumers who purchase 4 qualifying tires will receive up to a $100 VISA prepaid card by mail.

Hankook Tire Named OE for Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Hankook’s tires will be equipped with the “MO” label on the tire wall, which stands for “Mercedes Original.”

The Winter Tire Opportunity – Now Is The Time

Winters tires aren’t just a luxury, it’s your job to tell customers the positive impact that the tires can give them.

Supply Chain Challenges Not An Issue, Says Champtires

Premium used tires can be a responsible way to use recycled products while saving yourself and customers money.


The reset procedure requires driving the vehicle with the pressure set to the specification set on the door placard.

Understanding Mercedes-Benz Tire Pressure

Mercedes-Benz makes the assumption that in the U.S. we adjust our pressure for the number of people and intended speed.

The Science Behind Passenger Tire Tread Compounds

The majority of overall tire performances comes from the tread because that’s what contacts the road.

UHP Summer Tire Segment Holds Steady

UHP summer tires offer reduced road noise and even rolling resistance as well as unbeatable dry grip.

The Future Of Tires: Sustainable, Airless & Connected

Today, the tire industry is evolving to focus on a holistic vision of tire construction and sustainability.