Safety

Car on asphalt road on summer day at park

Your vehicle’s tires are very susceptible to the changing of the seasons. Just as the cold weather during the winter decreases tire pressure, during the hot summer your tire pressure actually increases. The increase in tire pressure is due to two factors. The first being that during the summer time there is much more humidity… Read More


Are you as excited about summer as we are? Finally, we are free of the cold and snow and can drive with the windows down, go on road trips and stop being cooped up in the house every night and weekend. However, a fun and beautiful summer isn’t all fun and games. It is still… Read More


Summer is motorcycle season. Riders all over the country are getting their bikes out of storage and ready to ride. What better way to welcome motorcycle season back than with a long ride? Sounds like a great idea to us! A short vacation or day trip on a motorcycle is a great way enjoy the… Read More


As the temperature rises and the sun starts beating down in the spring and summer, the heat can take a toll on your vehicle – particularly the engine. Although engine overheating is not as common today with newer vehicles, under certain conditions even brand-new engines can overheat. The process of starting and running a car… Read More


Spring brings a brand-new batch of motorcycle riders hitting the road! Motorcycle riding can be an exhilarating hobby and a fun way to enjoy the season but when it comes to riding, safety is always number one. With very little protection between rider and road, even a minor accident can be major. Vehicles around riders… Read More


Your fleet’s tires are crucial to your success. Quality tires can keep your vehicles on the road for longer, ensuring you can meet your customer’s stringent deadlines. So, when it comes time to outfit your trucks with a new set, you want to make sure they have the best tires. For fleet managers, the bottom… Read More


The horrible flapping noises. The wobbling steering wheel. The drooping tire. Nothing quite makes your stomach drop quite like realizing you have a flat tire. They rarely happen at a convenient time – first thing in the morning on the way to work, on the highway going home, on your family road trip. Once you… Read More


In the hustle and bustle of our often-hectic lives, we have plenty of places to be, people to see and not a lot of time to do it. Taking the kids to school, driving to work, doctor’s appointments, grocery shopping, taking the kids to practice and after-school activities, dinner with friends and family, and so… Read More


For fleet and personal vehicles alike, monitoring tire pressure is a commonly overlooked duty for drivers. While it is an important thing to do all year long, during the winter it is especially important. When the temperature drops, there is less moisture in the air. This makes the air contract and causes things to shrink,… Read More


Brakes are a common concern for drivers all year, but these concerns are usually heightened when the temperature starts dropping and winter rolls in. “Does the cold hurt my brakes?” This is a question we receive from customers all the time. It’s a fair question. Whether you are driving the family car or commanding a… Read More