Warn Industries encourages customers to utilize their consumer rebate program that runs through April 30th. This is a great opportunity to upgrade to the brand new ZEON Platinum winch with a wireless control and remote clutch engagement. With Spring in the air, it is time to think about getting all of your off-road and work vehicles ready for the trails, hunts and overland adventures.
Greenville, S.C. (March 2, 2015) – BFGoodrich Tires has released 16 new tire sizes of its most advanced light truck tire ever – the new All-Terrain T/A KO2 tire as of March 1. The tire, which was launched with 12 initial sizes in November, is now available in 28 total sizes to consumers at more than 20,000 BFGoodrich authorized dealers. An additional release will occur this summer and ultimately there will be 61 total sizes available.
BREA, Calif. – When opened in 2001, the Suzuki Manufacturing of America Corporation (SMAC) created hundreds of jobs in Rome, Ga., to assemble Suzuki’s 400cc and 500cc ATVs. Now celebrating 14 years of ATV assembly, the facility today has expanded to cover more than 130,000 square feet on a 35-acre site in the suburb northwest of Atlanta. Workers there now handle metal fabrication, injection molding, and engine assembly in the process of assembling Suzuki’s complete line of award-winning KingQuad ATVs. “The SMAC facility has produced over 400,000 ATVs that have been distributed not only here in the U.S., but also to our Suzuki distribution partners around the world,” added Rod Lopusnak, Director, Operations Head, Motorcycle/ATV Sales Operations.
(Agua Dolce, Calif.): Having executed a successful “proof of concept” in 2014, the National Off-Road Racing Association (NORRA) today confirmed it will incorporate a three-route rally format for its upcoming General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000. The announcement bolsters NORRA’s reputation for hosting “The Happiest Race On Earth,” as the format not only adds a great measure of safety, but also allows race organizers to tailor 1,300-plus miles of rally routes and terrain to better accommodate the wide variety of vehicles expected for this year’s event.
Piles of snow and below-zero temperatures in Houghton, Mich., Bemidji, Minn., and other hostile winter areas are the cue for Ram Engineering to suit up and run severe cold weather and plow testing.
STOW, OH – February 24, 2015 – The popular Baja STZ from Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels just got better. In addition to delivering excellent steering response, superior grip and great all-weather performance, the Baja STZ now carries a 50,000-mile limited tread wear warranty in the 48 contiguous United States, the District of Columbia and in Canada.
CYPRESS, Calif. — Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has announced a safety recall campaign on approximately 138 of the company’s 22-inch Toyo Open Country M/T® tires. The recall campaign covers the Open Country M/T in size 40X15.5R22 127Q, manufactured during the week of October 26, 2014. These tires are intended for light trucks, SUVs and vans.
In a small number of these recall tires, a production error may have resulted in tires with off-center belts. If undetected, this condition may potentially contribute to a tread/belt separation and/or loss of inflation pressure, which may increase the risk of tire failure and a vehicle crash.
MASSILLON, Ohio – A.R.E. Accessories has the new 2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup covered with utility and style by offering a range of well-designed fiberglass truck cap and tonneau cover products.