Yokohama COO Focuses on ROI, UHP Tires, ATG and More
Jeff Barna stepped out of his comfort zone in January when he joined the tire industry. Armed with an extensive knowledge of the automotive aftermarket, he accepted the position of chief operating officer at Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC).
New Firestone M/T2 is Built to “Attack the Terrain”
The new Firestone Destination M/T2 tire from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is designed to provide maximum traction for 4x4 vehicles, pickup trucks and SUVs in off-road conditions.
Bridgestone to Raise TBR, OTR Prices
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Bridgestone Americas is planning to raise prices in North America on its range of commercial truck/bus and OTR tires by up to 8 percent on or before July 1.
Hankook Tire America Names New President
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Just as Hankook Tire America Corp.'s first U.S. plant ramps up production in Clarksville, Tenn., the North American subsidiary has named a new president.