Tires and wheels

Aluminum wheel surface treatment

July 19, 2012

Accuride Corporation announced its newest aluminum wheel product, Accu-Armor. Accu-Armor aluminum wheels undergo a proprietary, multi-step, post-production treatment process that texturizes, anodizes and seals the surface without changing or compromising the wheels’ original form, fit ...

On/off-highway regional radial

July 19, 2012

Bridgestone's new M853, a new on/off highway all-position radial for regional hauls, combines wear resistance with extra load capacity for longer service. The M853 features a pattern designed with interlocking multi-edge blocks for deeper traction. The ...

L&S PressurePro tire pressure monitor

March 28, 2012

The Velcro-mount PressurePro tire pressure monitor contains small sensors that watch tire pressure and warn of tire deflation ahead of time. The sensors replace the valve stem caps and are easy to install. The product ...

BrakeSentry brake-stroke indicator

March 28, 2012

The brake-stroke indicators are designed to meet new safety requirements. The universal indicators fit on any vehicle equipped with airbrake chambers that have an exposed 5/8-inch diameter pushrod. They take about three minutes per wheel ...

Michelin Easy Grip Composite snow chains

March 28, 2012

The Michelin Easy Grip Composite snow chains have a new mesh style that improves traction on winter roads, the company says. The chains provide traction and lateral control and feature a reflective Night Vision Security ...

Bridgestone M770 and M799 tires

January 25, 2012

The Bridgestone M770 open-shoulder drive-axle radius model has a groove and block shape to resist lug base cracking and tearing and offers stone-rejecting platforms to prevent damage from stones. The M799 on/off-highway mixed-service radial has ...

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 ...

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