Dunlop sponsors motorsports series
BUFFALO, N.Y.-Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America Ltd. is serving as the presenting sponsor of the 2001 AMA/Chevy Trucks U.S. Motocross Championships Series which runs through Sept. 2.
The series includes a dozen races across the U.S. and began May 13 in San Bernardino, Calif. It will conclude in Delmont, Pa.
``Over the past five years, MX has become one of the fastest growing forms of motorsports and a major part of American motorsports culture,'' said Vince Wagner, Dunlop light truck radial product marketing manager.
BFS offers truck tire `answers'
NASHVILLE, Tenn.-Bridgestone/Firestone Tire Sales Co. has published a 68-page booklet offering tips and information about truck tire care and technology.
The booklet contains 16 brief articles previously published in BFS' tire topic magazine, ``Real Answers.'' The booklet covers how to reduce tire costs through effective inflation pressure maintenance and how to properly mount and balance truck tires for longest life, lowest noise and vibration.
Fuel efficiency, proper use of chains, lug nut torque, tire rotation and measures that can increase retreadability are a few of the concepts covered in the articles, BFS said. Each article is presented in a question-and-answer format.
For a free copy of the ``Real Answers'' special edition, send an e-mail to [email protected], visit the company's Web site at www.trucktires.com or contact a BFS representative.