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    2. Hankook Tire Data Reveals Driving Attitudes During Pandemic

      New research fromHankook Tirereveals that asCOVID-19has kept many Americans home, three-in-four (76%) say they miss being behind the wheel. The survey also found that there is a desire to spend more time on the road, as 60% of Americans say they want to take more trips by car as a result of the pandemic.
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    3. Welcome to Be Tire Smart’s Winter Tire Cost Calculator

      Welcome to Be Tire Smart’s Winter Tire Cost Calculator
      According to our2019 Canadian Consumer Winter Tire Study, 17 per cent of drivers who do not use winter tires cited cost as the main reason they dont use them. We decided to challenge this perception and created Winter Tire Cost Calculator that will demonstrate that the cost of winter tires can be quite modest in the long run. Our Winter Tire Cost Calculator will compare the cost of equipping your ...
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    4. TRAC's New Video Series Will Teach Drivers About All Things Tire

      TRAC's New Video Series Will Teach Drivers About All Things Tire
      TRAC and our consumer education initiative Be Tire Smart Canada launch a new video series that will continue to educate Canadian drivers about all things tire. We are creating these videos to guide drivers through the entire tire ownership and user journey, and underscoring the importance of tire maintenance and how it relates to safe driving. Our goal is to encourage Canadian motorists to adopt good tire maintenance practices that ...
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    5. Cooper Tire helps young drivers prepare for safe winter driving

      Cooper Tires Tread Wisely Program, is offering tips to help young drivers stay safe on the road this winter. Winter weather can require extra attention and quick response when driving, and the cold temperatures can also impact tire care, said Bill Geaman, Coopers Manager of Consumer Relations. Outside temperatures can impact tire pressure by one pound per square inch (psi) for every 10-degree drop in temperature.
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    6. With winter approaching, it’s time to plan ahead for safe driving

      With winter approaching, it’s time to plan ahead for safe driving
      Richmond, B.C., September 30, 2019 The chance of being injured or killed in a motor vehicle crash in British Columbia increases dramatically in winter. Thats why the Winter Driving Safety Alliance is reminding motorists and employers to plan ahead and drive safely in winter conditions. On average, each year in B.C., the number of casualty crashes due to driving too fast for the conditions increases to about 236 ...
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    7. USTMA Urges Drivers to #KNOWYOURROLL This National Tire Safety Week: May 20-27

      USTMA Urges Drivers to #KNOWYOURROLL This National Tire Safety Week: May 20-27
      WASHINGTONMay 20, 2019The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) today announced the kick-off of National Tire Safety Week, an industry-led initiative to raise awareness and educate consumers about proper tire care and safety. This years theme and hashtag,#KnowYourRoll, will run through Memorial Day. ... This years National Tire Safety Week coincides with the announcement of the formation of the bipartisan Congressional Tire Caucus, co-chaired by Reps. Joe Wilson (R-S.C ...
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    8. USTMA's National Tire Safety week set for May 20-27

      USTMA's National Tire Safety week set for May 20-27
      WASHINGTONMay 20-27 will be National Tire Safety Week in the U.S. this year, according to the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association. National Tire Safety Week is an annual industry-led initiative that educates motorists about tire care, safety and maintenance, including the potential dangers of unsafe used tires. "We are urging motorists, including first-time drivers, to 'Know Your Roll' before taking to the roads this Memorial Day and in advance ...
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    9. Here’s why you shouldn’t be using just two winter tires

      Here’s why you shouldn’t be using just two winter tires
      Youre forgiven if youre sick of hearing about snow tires this time of year. It seems to be a popular topic with plenty of advice to go around, and while more Canadians have gotten the message on the need for four purpose-built winter tires for their vehicles, there are still a few who believe that all they really need are just two.
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    10. Tire inflation survey a wake-up call to drivers

      Tire inflation survey a wake-up call to drivers
      Cambridge, Ontario, May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian drivers have glaring gaps in their knowledge about how to maintain proper tire inflation, according to a new tire maintenance attitudinal survey conducted by Leger on behalf of the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada. While nine-in-ten drivers surveyed believe motorists have a responsibility to make their vehicles as fuel efficient as possible and 96 per cent say proper tire inflation is ...
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    11. Bridgestone study highlights fatal tire failings

      Bridgestone study highlights fatal tire failings
      Birmingham, UK Almost 75% of motorway incidents related to tire failure could be prevented if drivers carry out simple checks, according new research by Highways England and Bridgestone. The 18-month study, released atlast weeks Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, found that more than 30 people were killed or seriously injured in motorway accidents in 2016 due to illegal or faulty tires. The research found that almost three quarters of tire ...
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    12. Pothole damage? Choosing the right tire and wheel can protect you

      Pothole damage? Choosing the right tire and wheel can protect you
      You may not be able to do anything about the potholes that are shredding tires and wrecking wheels after an unusually long winter and our legislators may not be inclined to fix the roads but you still can protect yourself from roadside flats and expensive repairs. First, figure out what tires and wheels are right for you when you shop for a new car. Its not uncommon for people to ...
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