Category Archives: Cooper Resources

Cooper Tire Europe To Reopen U.K. Plant On June 15

Last month, Cooper Tire announced that it was reopening its manufacturing plants in the U.S. and Serbia. This was after five weeks of closure following the COVID-19 pandemic. This month, the tire manufacturer has announced the reopening of more branches, specifically in Europe. As of June 15 2020, manufacturing will resume in Melksham, England. The […]

Cooper Tire to Reopen Plants in Serbia and the U.S.

Cooper Tire to Reopen Plants in Serbia and the U.S.

Cooper Tire closed its manufacturing plants in Serbia and the United States about five weeks ago. This was due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the impacts it had on production. However, last week, the tire manufacturer announced that it would reopen its facilities this week with an aim of ramping up production. It currently runs […]

Cooper Reveals New Winter Tire for SUVs and Pickups

Cooper Tire recently released a new tire designed to improve driving on snow and ice for SUVs and pickups. The tire was tested in four countries in three different continents. It’s dubbed the Discoverer Snow Claw, and comes with patented Snow Groove technology from Cooper. The technology traps snow in the tire grooves to help […]

Cooper Tire Scoops Two Global 2019 GOOD DESIGN® Awards

Cooper Tire recently announced that it had scooped the 2019 GOOD DESIGN® award for its all-terrain Discoverer ATT™ tire designed for Asia and its mud tire, Evolution M/T™, which is made for North America. The two awards came courtesy of The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in partnership with the European Center for Architecture, […]

Why Cooper Tires is Recalling Size 225/50R17 Tires

As of 27 December 2019, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. decided to recall 2,095 tires. These span different brands which include Mastercraft SRT Touring, Evolution Tour, Hercules Roadtour 455 Sport, Mastercraft Stratus AS, and  Starfire Solarus AS tires. According to reports published on the same day, the subject tires were said to have an improper […]

Cooper Tires Celebrates its 400 Millionth Tire

As the 2019 year wound up, among the biggest achievements that Cooper Tire had was producing over 400 million tires at its Texarkana-based plant in Arkansas. The tire that got the company to the milestone was produced on 8 February. It was a Discover STT Pro built and designed for extreme weather conditions and off-road […]

Cooper Tire Will be the Exclusive Tire Supply for the 2020 British Rallycross Championship

Cooper Tire Europe has been supplying several multiple European and British rallycross championships with tires for a long time. These include the FIA European Rallycross Championship, the FIA World Rallycross Championship, the RX2 International Series, RallyX Nordic, Rallycross on Ice, and the FSSA French Rallycross Championship. In addition to these, the company will be supplying […]

Tread Wisely Program by Cooper Tires Promotes Safe Winter Driving Among Young Drivers

Tread WiselyTM is a program developed by the Cooper Tires & Rubber Foundation, an altruistic arm of Cooper Tire that aims to promote vehicle and tire safety among young adults and teens. The idea is to equip those aged between 15 and 25 with the necessary knowledge and understanding about tire pressure, tread depth, and […]