The Yokohama Development Center America has opened in Cornelius, North Carolina. It’s for tire R&D.
In 1960, Discount Tire opened as a one-mandoes-it-all shop in Michigan. In 2018, the 1000th store opened. Location: Phoenix. Students at Millstream Career Center in Findlay, Ohio, and Owens Community College in Toledo will have a new tool for their hands-on training toward becoming automotive technicians. Hercules Tires has donated tires for them to practice installation techniques.
Forbes compiled the 2018 “Best Employers for New Grads” list and ranked Michelin at No. 7—right behind Google. See the full list here: bit.ly/2wT4dMu.
Meet IXS Coatings. It’s the name resulting from the merger of Line-X and Ultimate Linings. Learn more at ixscoatings.com. You might spot this vehicle on the trail soon: AEV worked with Chevy to develop the ’19 Colorado ZR2 Bison. It features beefy skidplates, AEV-designed bumpers, and a unique grille.