Category Archives: Cooper Resources

Cooper Tire Releases New Roadmaster® Steer Tire for Long-Haul Fleets

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The Roadmaster RM832+ EM™ steer tire is the latest product from Cooper Tire to be included in its commercial long-haul lineup. It is SmartWay Verified and comes with a wide footprint and 18/32nds of tread depth to help distribute the weight more efficiently, hence, improving treadwear. The new tire also features a decoupling rib that […]

Cooper Tire’s Findlay Plant Produces 200 Millionth Tire

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When you stack 200 million tires against each other end to end, you’d be able to cover about 96,000 miles. Cooper Tire’s manufacturing plant in Findlay, Ohio is celebrating a new milestone. It just produced its 200-millionth tire – a Cooper Discoverer AT3 LT. The Findlay plant was set up in 1919 and was the […]

Cooper Tire Releases New Endeavor, Endeavor Plus Tires

Cooper Tire announced earlier that its Endeavor and Endeavor Plus tires are now available at local dealerships. They are designed for cars and SUVs and come with a long-lasting 65,000-mile warranty. They are the perfect option for those looking for Cooper tires that can offer consistent performance in different weather conditions. The two tires owe […]

Discount Tire Adds Cooper® Discoverer® ATP II™ All-Terrain Tire

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The Cooper® Discoverer® ATP II tire has been introduced to Discount Tire’s comprehensive array of premier tire brands. The all-terrain (AT) performance tire was developed in collaboration with Cooper Tires and will be sold exclusively at more than 1,090 Discount Tire retail stores and online through Discount Tire Direct. Discount Tire is holding a special […]

Top Tire Manufacturers Release Sustainability Roadmap

Top Tire Manufacturers Release Sustainability Roadmap

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) recently released a roadmap that caters to the members of the Tire Industry Project. The initiative is aimed at accelerating the value-chain impact the industry has on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These were adopted in 2015 by all the United Nations Member States to address the […]

Cooper Tire Releases New Discoverer® Rugged Trek™ All-Terrain Tire

In response to the fast-approaching summer season, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has announced the launch of its new Discoverer® Rugged Trek™ tire. This is an all-season SUV and pickup truck tire that is available for all consumers throughout the US. It offers on-road performance, flexibility in driving, and a rugged and powerful design for […]

Cooper Tire Releases New All-Terrain Tire: Discoverer Rugged Trek

Cooper Tire’s new all-terrain Discoverer Rugged Trek tire is now available by order for all dealers. It’s an all-season tire designed and built to serve the SUV and truck tire markets. It boasts remarkable on-road performance and can be used for some off-road adventure every once in a while. Cooper Tire included a long-lasting warranty […]

Goodyear Buys Cooper Tire in a Transformational $2.8 Billion Transaction

In a transaction estimated at $2.8 billion, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. announced that it’s buying Ohio-based rival tire manufacturer, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. “This is a transformational milestone for our companies,” said Rich Kramer, Goodyear Chairman, President, and CEO, in a conference call with analysts. He added that they would analyze what benefits […]

Cooper Tire: Truck Tire Trends to Watch

There are several ongoing developments that all truck tire dealers should pay close attention to. These include “smart” commercial tires that have grown from being science fiction to a dawning reality. According to Gary Schroeder, the executive director of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.‘s commercial tire business, these developments are being evaluated and may be […]