NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Hankook Tire America Corp. is adding an all-position bus tire, the SmartCity AU04, designed for stop-and-go usage in variable road conditions that commercial city transport buses encounter.
QINGDAO, China — Qingdao Nama Industrial Co. Ltd. is adding an M/T mud-terrain version of the Maxxploit light truck tire lineup that's headlining the Chinese company's strategy to re-establish itself in North America.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Hankook Tire America Inc. has expanded the size range of its Kinergy PT and Kinergy ST all-season touring tire lines by over 50 sizes, which are being produced at the company's plant in Clarksville, Tenn.
MIAMI — Zafco International's Armstrong Tires unit is adding all-weather tread patterns to the Armstrong Blu-Trac passenger and Tru-Trac SUV/light-truck product lines, touting the products' "performance flexibility" throughout the seasons.
STOW, Ohio — Mickey Thompson Tires & Wheels is rolling out a product it's calling the industry's tallest DOT-approved light truck tire, the bias-ply Baja Pro XS, in sizes up to 58 inches outside diameter.
CONWAY, Ark. — Snap-on Inc.'s Hofmann business unit has upgraded the design and appearance of its geoliner wheel-alignment systems, adding more online connectivity and enhanced ergonomics for greater efficiency.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Coker Tire Co. is adding Dunlop Sport Classic radials to its portfolio of tires for owners of vintage European sports cars and some classic American muscle cars from the 1950s through the 1980s.