How to Change a Tire

change a tire

Your tires are the only connection between your car and the road, but as robust as they are, wear and damage are common. Over time, tread wears out, so tires should be replaced before they get to 2/32” tread depth. Going beyond this, the thinner tread can easily be punctured by road debris. Abnormal wear […]

Know B4 U Go – Tire Safety Week Video

As you likely already know, we’re in the middle of National Tire Safety Week (May 24th-30th). Cooper Tires is a big supporter of tire safety and have their own campaign “Know B4 U Go” to remind drivers of the importance of tire maintenance.  The video below features Arie Luyendyk, Jr., a popular race car driver […]

A Brief History of Tire Making

Tires have not always been those long lasting, comfy riding, high grip units we are used to. Not so long ago, vehicle tires were an entirely different looking, and performing, piece of technology. While the wheel is positively ancient, at around 5,000 years old, the tire is much newer, at about 150 years old. Horse-drawn […]

18 Awesome Facts About Tires

Tires may seem like a boring necessity that you need to keep your car, truck, or motorcycle on the road.  If you delve into automotive history, you’ll find some interesting facts about those rubber wheels. Early cars used “artillery wheels” that had the tire bolted to the wheel. Have fun changing that flat. For the […]

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