Tires and wheels

Michelin’s wide-base trailer tire

Michelin’s 455/55R22.5 X One MultiEnergy T wide-base single trailer tire is designed for regional operations and is verified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The tire complements the company’s 445/50R22.5 and is engineered for reduced irregular wear and added fuel economy while allowing fleets to carry additional freight when compared to dual applications. The X One MultiEnergy T Pre-Mold trailer retread, available in sizes 375/425 and 385/435, is SmartWay-verified and features the company’s proprietary Advanced Technology ...

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Giti’s regional drive tire

Giti’s GT Radial GDR619 regional drive tire designed for medium- and light-duty trucks features a pattern design with four longitudinal grooves and solid blocks that help provide added traction and braking with improved vehicle stability and driver comfort. The casing and footprint design helps deliver good regular wear with higher mileage potential, and a modified bead construction helps improve uniformity and facilitate easier fitting to the rim. The GDR619 is available in sizes 215/75R17.5 14 ply, ...

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Giti’s mixed-service tire

Giti’s GAM835 mixed-service tire is designed for on-/off-road heavy-haul applications such as logging, mining, oilfield, refuse, mixer and dump trucks. The tire’s casing construction with an optimized tread profile helps provide an optimal footprint for improved wear and vehicle handling, including added traction and braking properties. An advanced anti-cut and anti-chip compound helps improve casing protection and increase stability and driver comfort. A combined rib and lug pattern design provides higher resistance against tread tearing on ...

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Bridgestone Commercial’s Bandag drive retread

Bridgestone Commercial’s Bandag B760 FuelTech drive retread is designed for tandem axle tractors in truckload and less-than-truckload applications. The retread, verified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay program and compliant with the California Air Resources Board, features an optimized groove width designed to combat stone retention and resist drilling for increased casing life; a highly-siped tread design for added traction on wet and dry surfaces; tie bars engineered to control tread block movement for long ...

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Automatic slack adjuster line

Webb Brake Adjusters’ line of clearance sensing automatic slack adjusters are available in 5½- to 7-inch arm lengths in 10, 28 and 37 spline models. Webb uses the standard clearance sensing design for its standard automatic slack adjusters and a patent-protected design for its self-setting adjusters. Specific brake adjuster models are available for line-haul truck and tractor, severe-duty, transit and motorcoach applications as both OEM first-fit and aftermarket specifications. Webb Brake Adjusters, www.webbwheel.com

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Cooper’s severe-duty Roadmaster tire

Cooper’s Roadmaster RM230 HH tire now is available in size 275/70R22.5 for severe-duty applications such as logging and mining. The tire is designed to withstand stone penetration with an 18-ply rating (load range J) construction, a 22/32-inch tread depth, cut- and chip-resistant compounding and an offroad design with lugs and a stone protector ledge. A high-tensile strength four-belt package helps promote multiple retreads. Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., www.coopertire.com

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Giti’s drive tire

Giti’s GT Radial GDL617FS drive tire features a deeper transversal and dimensional zigzag sipe designed for improved traction, irregular wear resistance and fuel efficiency for long-haul applications. The tire features a wider tread and a compound designed for higher mileage, while its central platform and supplementary groove help prevent stone retention. The GDL617FS also features the company’s Equal Force Casing, a carcass technology that enables an optimal tire footprint and equal force distribution for better control ...

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