Tires and wheels

Toyo M157 long-haul axle tire

January 25, 2012

The Toyo M157 free-rolling axle tire is made for long-haul operations. The M157 is EPA SmartWay certified with low rolling resistance compounds in the tread and sidewall, and a 13/32-inch tread depth that provides even ...

Tire-SafeGuard Tire Pressure Monitor system

January 25, 2012

The Tire-SafeGuard Dual-Tire Pressure Monitor & Equalizer wireless system monitors two tires via one device. The unit monitors individual pressure for both tires and transmits tire readings to the in-cab monitor, and its built-in equalizer ...

New Toyo commercial tire sizes

January 25, 2012

Toyo adds three new sizes of commercial tires: M122, size 285/75R24.5, and M608Z, sizes 215/75R19.5 and 265/70R19.5. The tires are all-position, drive-axle, free-rolling and on/off road applications. Toyo Tires www.toyotires.com

Peterbilt air disc brakes standard

January 25, 2012

Peterbilt has made front-axle air disc brakes standard across its entire Class 8 truck and tractor line. Also, Peterbilt has a Speed Control Management System that provides drivers with progressive, fuel efficient shifts while coaching drivers ...

Bendix EverSure double-diaphragm spring brake

January 23, 2012

The Bendix EverSure double-diaphragm spring brake for drum brakes has a lightweight construction designed to improve fuel efficiency, reduce vibrations and increase payload, the company says. The brake also comes with NoTouch technology, which eliminates ...

GT Radial GSL213 long-haul steer tire

January 23, 2012

The GT Radial GSL213 long-haul steer, the first GT tire to receive SmartWay verification from the U.S. EPA, has a pattern designed to resist irregular wear and extend mileage, the company says. The tread is ...

Kinedyne Grip Link tire chains

January 23, 2012

The Kinedyne Grip Link heavy-duty tire chains are made for use in mud, snow, sleet and hail. The carbon steel, case-hardened chains are available in v-bar and square link for highway use and stud chains ...

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