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Turbo Wholesale Tires Announces New Run Flat Tire Line

Turbo Wholesale Tires recently introduced Lexani Tire RFX and RFX Plus tires for coupes, sedans and sports cars.

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Untangling the Not-So-Easy Sell of Run-Flat Tires

It was a scorching hot August day in the Midwest. My dash said 93 degrees in the mid-day heat as my Ford crested a rolling hill on U.S. Route 24 smack dab in Indiana when it happened. A hunk of metal fell off of the flatbed trailer in front of me somewhere between 65 and

Bridgestone Teases Touring, UHP Tires for 2022

Bridgetone executives gave a sneak peek at new consumer and commercial tire products it will launch next year during its Core Tire Business Meeting in November.

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Video: Run-Flat Tire Development

Tire Review’s David Sickels explains the science behind run-flat tire development, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

The Science Behind Run-Flat Tires

This article takes a deep dive into the current run-flat market, the extended mobility concept and the science behind run-flat tires.

Petlas Produces Four New Run-Flat PT741 Sizes

Petlas has introduced four new run-flat sizes for its ultra-high performance pattern, namely PT741.

Ferrari Chooses Bridgestone for Portofino Convertible

Bridgestone Potenza S007 run-flat tires have been selected by Ferrari as optional run-flat tires for the 600-cv 2+2-seater Ferrari Portofino convertible sports car.

Run-Flat Tires

While run-flat tires are designed to allow a driver to safely continue driving after a puncture, they cannot be driven on indefinitely – the idea is to give the driver enough time get to a repair facility. Most manufacturers allow continued operation after a loss of some or all inflation pressure for up to 50