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Tire Spec’ing

Overdrive Staff | August 07, 2011

Keep your No. 2 variable expense to a minimum by spec’ing right.

How to save fuel: ‘Fix the roads!’ researchers say

| August 01, 2011

We all know the tire makers have done their due in improving truck-tire rolling resistance in recent years to help operators save fuel with tire choices. Two Auburn University researchers say it’s time for the ...

Michelin Iphone, Android roadside service apps join Blackberry functionality

| January 14, 2011

The further CSA gets in ongoing rollout, the more critical repairing noncritical vehicle defects is going to get for both owner-operators and company drivers, potentially counting as they do against the former's safety ranking in ...

Tire traction system

| October 05, 2010

The GoClaws tire traction system is made for use in mud, sand, snow and on ice. The system uses an injection-molded polyurethane assembly that passes Society of Automotive Engineers clearance requirements and helps reduce damage ...

Bridgestone to raise more prices

| May 07, 2010

Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions will increase prices on its Firestone and Dayton brand, truck and bus radial tires up to 6 percent June 1 in the United States. Bandag retread material prices increased up to ...

Yokohama to give away tires

| March 05, 2010

A free set of Yokohama's Zenvironment commercial tires, worth $5,000, will be raffled off during the March 25-27 Mid-America Trucking Show at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Ky.

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