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Truck Tires do not scacrifice removal miles for fuel efficiency.

Firestone commercial truck tires FS591 Steer Radial, FD691 Drive Radial, and FT491 All-Position Radial, intended for regional to long-haul use, meet EPA SmartWay and California Air Resources Board (CARB) fuel efficiency requirements without sacrificing removal miles. NanoPro-Tech™ polymer technology limits energy loss for improved rolling resistance andÂ- fuel efficiency, while sidewall...

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All-Position Radial Tire supports on- and off-highway use.

Designed for steer, drive, and trailer positions, Firestone FS820 comes inÂ- 3 sizes and is designed with stone rejector platforms to protect belts from potential damage. Tread depth and width promotes traction, wear life, and handling, while 5-rib design combats stone retention for extended mileage and retreadability. While multiple zigzag gripping edges promote wet traction, all-steel...

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All-Weather Tires use nanotechnology for optimal steering.

Available with asymmetrical or arrow-shaped tread pattern, Nokian WR G3 Tires utilize Cryogenic Canola Compound, which combines natural rubber, silica, and canola oil to optimize winter grip, wet grip, and wear resistance in varying temperatures. Silent Groove Design, consisting of semi-round cavities on sides of longitudinal ribs, cools tires and minimizes drag, while Lock Sipe locks outer...

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Allied Oil & Tire Company Produces One Millionth Retread

Omaha, Neb. – Allied Oil & Tire Company opened the doors of their Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) plant in 1998. Fifteen years later, the plant located in Omaha, Neb., has produced their one millionth commercial truck tire retread. This milestone speaks volumes about our commitment to customer satisfaction and producing industry-leading retreads," said plant manager Don Roberts. "We'd like...

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Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations Expands its AD2 Offering with Cyclical Field Operations for Harvest Tires

CFO tires specifically designed for the cyclical loads of harvest equipment NASHVILLE, Tenn.,Â-  -- Bridgestone Agricultural Tire, U.S. & Canada Commercial Tire Sales (BAAG), manufacturer of Firestone-brand farm tires, announced the launch of Firestone-brand Cyclical Field Operation (CFO) Harvest tires, which will be available in late 2013. The CFO tires are made in the United States and are...

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Radial All Traction RC Tires target self-propelled sprayers.

Made with AD2 technology, Radial All Traction Row Crop Tires are specifically designed to meet unique needs of crop protection and fertilizer applicators. IF- and VF- designations can carry more load at same pressure or same load at lower pressure, resulting in minimizedÂ- soil compaction. Rated up to 40 mph, tires have wide tread bars for optimized distribution of ground pressure from bar...

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Orange Oil Makes Yokohama Tires More 'A-peeling'
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Orange Oil Makes Yokohama Tires More 'A-peeling'

FULLERTON, Calif. - When it comes to tire development and technology, the road generally goes from the racetrack to the cul de sac. A great example is Yokohama Tire Corporation's new passenger tire, the AVID Ascend(®), which features orange oil, a special technology born on the track, and which can be seen discussed in the following video: http://youtu.be/TtrgVa7DHYQ That's correct:...

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Rolling Wheels

Polyurethane Tires suit forklift applications.

Available for 48/80 Vac-driven trucks as well as hand pallet trucks, Iron Horse™ Press-On Tires include drive wheels, load wheels, and caster wheels. Tires feature non-marking tread compound that provides maximum traction for initial torque of AC motors, emergency braking, and overall grip control on slippery surfaces. With +50% lower rolling resistance compared to standard wheels, battery...

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Replacement Tire increases wet braking, fuel efficiency.
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Replacement Tire increases wet braking, fuel efficiency.

Available in sizes from 15-18 in. wheel diameters with UTQG rating of 700 AA for H and V speed, PureContact(TM) all-season replacement tire incorporates EcoPlus Technology for optimized treadwear, fuel efficiency, and wet braking performance. Tire also features Tuned Performance Indicators: Dry, Wet, and Snow letters in tread indicate tire's optimal performance levels. Also included, Comfort Ride...

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Icon Goes Further in Advanced Military Technology
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Icon Goes Further in Advanced Military Technology

Icon Polymer Group, a technology company in engineered polymer products, is using its innovative approach to help deliver significant advances in the protection of army troops serving in hostile environments. The company has drawn on its extensive experience in polymer development to deliver new, high-specification formulations and process techniques, which are being used in All Terrain Runflat...

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