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TRAC Winter Tire Report: Winter Tires Prevent Hazardous Road Situations

TRAC Winter Tire Report: Winter Tires Prevent Hazardous Road Situations

TRAC’s 2018 Canadian Consumer Winter Tire Study shows that 80 per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from being involved in a potentially hazardous driving situation such as loss of control or a collision. The Study also found that 76 per cent of Canadian […]

December 6, 2018 ×

Industry Statistics, News

Why winter tires should be on every car

If you made a list of words that pop into your head when you think of Canada, winter might just come ahead of politeness, beavers and hockey. But in some of the places with the lousiest winters, there are still Canadians who don’t drive with winter tires. In a recent survey by […]

November 1, 2018 ×

Automotive, News

Never trust air pressure by how the tire looks

Never trust air pressure by how the tire looks

I always just wait until I get my car serviced to check the air pressure. If they got really low, wouldn’t I be able to tell by looking at them? – Scott, Kelowna, B.C. When it comes to tires, never trust the air apparent – a tire that looks fine […]

May 24, 2018 ×

Automotive, News, Product News

Global Cloud PBX Market Research Report- Forecast to 2023

NEW YORK, April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Market Synopsis of Tubeless Tire Market: Globally, the market for Tubeless Tire is growing at a CAGR of 7.15% during the forecast period (2017-2023). The tubeless tire also known as inflated tires, does not require any inner tube inside the tire…. Read the […]

April 17, 2018 ×

Automotive, News, Product News

NHTSA Digs Deeper Into Goodyear RV Tire Failure Allegations

NHTSA Digs Deeper Into Goodyear RV Tire Failure Allegations

After opening an investigation into allegations of Goodyear tire failures on Class A motorhomes, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration digging deeper. In a letter sent to the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. last week, the NHTSA requested information about the field performance, design and construction of the motorhome tires – Goodyear’s […]

April 12, 2018 ×

Industry Statistics, News, Raw Materials

Smithers Rapra Report: The Future of Green Tires to 2023

Smithers Rapra Report: The Future of Green Tires to 2023

TRAC Members receive 15 per cent discount on all rubber industry market reports produced by Smithers Rapra. A “green tire” is defined as a tire optimised for low rolling resistance, using materials – especially elastomers – that are from renewable (sustainable) materials. What methodology is used? The data and information for […]

February 22, 2018 ×

Automotive, Executive News, Industry Statistics, News

J.D. Power’s 2016 sale to Chinese firm shrouded in mystery, report says

J.D. Power’s 2016 sale to Chinese firm shrouded in mystery, report says

The 2016 deal for J.D. Power left a U.S. company famed for enhancing transparency — shining a light on quality and customer satisfaction in the automotive and other industries — owned by a private Hong Kong company that was soon embroiled in a largely hidden dispute in China over the […]

February 1, 2018 ×

News

Potholes can be an expensive, unavoidable problem for drivers

Potholes can be an expensive, unavoidable problem for drivers

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – The pothole problem is far from over but mechanics are already seeing the mangled, messy after-effects. Your car is taking a beating — bent wheels, blown-out tires, worn-out shock absorbers and broken struts. For mechanics, the work just keeps coming nonstop. “Seeing wheel damage, tire damage, […]

January 30, 2018 ×

Executive News, News

Continental hires JP Morgan for possible structural overhaul, report says

Continental hires JP Morgan for possible structural overhaul, report says

FRANKFURT — Continental has hired JP Morgan to advise on a possible reorganization that could see a breakup of the company’s business units as it repositions for a market focused on electric and self-driving vehicles, sources told Reuters. The U.S. investment bank has been mandated by the component and tire […]

January 16, 2018 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics, News

Winter tires now the fastest growing tire category in Canada

Winter tires now the fastest growing tire category in Canada

Winter tire use is gradually rising, but driver education about safety benefits remains essential to wintertime accident prevention. Four-in-ten drivers outside Quebec still do not own winter tires. Cambridge, November 14, 2017 – Winter tire shipments across Canada have grown at an annualized rate of four per cent over the […]

November 14, 2017 ×