Category Archives: Cooper Resources

Cooper Tire Partners with Race Car Driver Loni Unser for Tire Safety Week

Americans are now choosing to go for summer travel using their own cars. This is after seeing the effects of COVID-19 across the country. The National Tire Safety Week comes at an important time this season. The program is operated by the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) and aims at educating drivers about tire maintenance. […]

Cooper Tire to Supply OE Tire for New Mercedes-Benz GLS SUV

In a recent announcement, Cooper Tire said that it had been picked by Mercedes-Benz to supply original equipment tires for the new GLS SUV. The tire in question is the Cooper Discoverer SRXLE which is a premium all-season tire built for CUVs and SUVs. It has already been acknowledged for its quality, workmanship, superior innovation, […]

Cooper Tire Releases New Roadmaster RM258 WD Winter Drive Tire

Cooper Tire recently revealed the Roadmaster RM258 WD, a new tire under its Roadmaster brand. It’s three-peak mountain certified and comes with four rows of lugs and open shoulder design. The certification is thanks to its chevron grooves and shoulder notches that increase bite in winter. The tire is built for regional applications and is […]

Cooper Tire Unveils Two New Tires for Vans and Local Delivery Trucks

Cooper Tire has just unveiled two new tires that add to its collection of emergency vehicle and pick-up tires. The two tires – the Roadmaster RM170+ steer and Roadmaster RM257 drive are from Cooper Tire’s Roadmaster brand. Both are 19.5 inches in size and will soon be available at Roadmaster dealers countrywide. According to the […]

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 […]