August 2019

Fleets Conduct Real-Life Tests Before Committing to New Tires

  • August 30, 2019
  • New Tires, Tire Retreading,

Despite a laundry list of advantages advertised by tire manufacturers, experienced fleet managers know that what you buy isn’t always what you get. Testing tires first-hand is the best way to determine whether or not you’ll get the desired benefits from your tire purchases. Read on to learn more about how to conduct a real-life


Retread Tires vs. New Tires: Which Are Best for Your Fleet?

  • August 01, 2019
  • News, Tire Retreading,

One debate that never seems to get settled in the commercial trucking industry is whether to choose new tires or retread tires when it’s time for replacement. Both offer fleet managers their own set of benefits, and understanding the pros and cons of each will allow you to make a more informed decision when it


Tesla Class 8 Semi-Electric Truck Production Delayed

  • August 15, 2019
  • Truck,

Recently, Tesla held its quarterly earnings meeting, which resulted in the company’s decision to delay production of the much-anticipated Tesla Class 8 semi-electric truck. Trucks were originally projected for commercial use in April 2019; however, production is now set to start in early 2020. Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, was prepared for the first-quarter loss to


Tire Disposal: How to Legally Dispose of Tires in PA

  • August 26, 2019
  • Tire Retreading,

For fleet managers, ensuring proper tire disposal methods are carried out across their operation is paramount to avoiding legal fees that could harm their bottom line. Pennsylvania has its own regulations for proper tire disposal, and fleet managers are encouraged to review the state’s specific requirements to ensure disposal mandates are satisfied. Alternatively, fleets can