We always say TBR tyre, PCR tyre and OTR tyre etc. for insiders of tyre industry, but the newbies don’t understand what’s mean of TBR, PCR and OTR etc. In fact, TBR tyre, PCR tyre, OTR tyres etc. are the short name of different tyre segment and Mike will explain what’s the difference of TBR, PCR and OTR.
The factors which influence tyre life, this article includes most factors affecting tyre performance and ChinaTires.org will detailedly analyze these factors affecting tyre life separately in other articles.
As every truck operator knows, tyres are one of the big three recurrent costs of running a trucking business, along with staff and fuel. Maintaining correct tyre pressure is imperative in achieving maximum tread wear, maximum fuel efficiency, good road handling, the integrity of casings and preventing blowouts.
Tire pressure recommendations for trucks and buses, but it’s only for reference and the real pressure depends on the tyre and load conditions.
Fuel efficiency and tread mileage go hand in hand. When one is bad, chances are the other is, too. Here’s one of those rare opportunities to whack two birds with one stone. By following these five easy steps, you can improve your tread life as well as your fuel economy.
Today’s tyres are tough — almost too tough. They can survive through an enormous amount of abuse. But according to experts, neglecting tyres can be quite costly. “Paying attention to tyres in 10 key areas can add thousands of dollars annually to a fleet operator’s bottom line,” says Terry Waibel, manager of truck/farm customer engineering […]