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The making of flat precure treads

Continental takes you on a tour of our ContiLifeCycle retread rubber plant.


Retread Plant Tour

This video features a tour of a modern retread plant detailing the retread process from start to finish. Video Rating: 4 / 5 Some recent retread auctions on eBay:


Continental offers ‘Make your mark’ rebate – RetreadLife.com

Continental Tire the Americas LLC is offering a $ 70 Visa prepaid gift card to consumers who purchase four Continental passenger or light truck tires by July 5, 2015. Modern Tire Dealer – News


Ford honors Pirelli as a top supplier – RetreadLife.com

Ford Motor Co. has honored Pirelli Tire North America Inc. as a top performing global supplier during the 17th annual World Excellence Awards. Pirelli was presented with a Green Pillar Award by Hau Thai-Tang, Ford’s group vice president of global purchasing. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


Linglong restructures sales and marketing team – RetreadLife.com

Linglong Americas Inc. has restructured its sales and marketing team in North America following the appointment of John Hagan as chief operating officer and president of sales and marketing operations. Modern Tire Dealer – News


Exclusive: Why is Bridgestone leaving MotoGP? – RetreadLife.com

On the eve of the MotoGP race at Mugello, Italy, Modern Tire Dealer Racing News presents a two-part interview with one of the leading motorcycle grand prix racing authorities in the world. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


TB to focus on women in tire/automotive industry – RetreadLife.com

AKRON — Women in the tire and automotive service industries are an important asset to so… Tire Business – RSS News Feed


Tire Factory, Unipneu to adopt ‘Point S’ name, ID (update) – RetreadLife.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — Dealer marketing cooperative Tire Factory is joining the internationally active Point S group, which will lead to the renaming of the 200-plus Tire Factory locations in the coming 18 months Tire Business – RSS News Feed


Linglong restructures sales and marketing team – RetreadLife.com

Linglong Americas Inc. has restructured its sales and marketing team in North America following the appointment of John Hagan as chief operating officer and president of sales and marketing operations. Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


Arnett stars in Bridgestone ad campaign – RetreadLife.com

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Bridgestone has released a commercial for its DriveGuard tires, featuring Will Arnett as a father facing a flat tire just as he has run out of diapers. Rubber News – RSS News Feed


Michelin has big plans for Uniroyal – RetreadLife.com

Michelin North America Inc. has big plans for its Uniroyal brand. Somewhere, Uni, Roy and Al are raising their glasses in celebration! Modern Tire Dealer – Suppliers – News


Lift makers extend deal to Canada – RetreadLife.com

STEVENSVILLE, Md. (May 27, 2015) — Vehicle lift makers Stertil-Koni USA Inc. and Vehicle Service… Tire Business – RSS News Feed


According to the Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau, retreaded truck tires represent a savings of over $3 billion dollars annually for truckers and trucking companies in North America. For most fleets, tires represent the second largest item in their operating budget, right after labor and fuel costs.