What are pneumatic tires?

Answer Most of the tires you see in common use are pneumatic tires. This type of tire can be considered the foundation of the modern transportation system.DefinitionThe dictionary defines a pneumatic tire... Read More »

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Who invented pneumatic rubber tires?

Pneumatic rubber tires for bicycles were invented in 1888 by John Dunlop. Philip Strauss invented the pneumatic rubber tire for automobiles in 1911. They were marketed by his company, The Hardman T... Read More »

What does pneumatic mean ?

According to Merriam-Webster dictionary, the word pneumatic has three meanings. The first and most common meaning is to refer to a device that operates using air pressure. Next, it may be used to r... Read More »

Can you replace truck tires with load-rated tires?

The U.S. Department of Transportation requires that all car and truck tires sold have a load rating. Replacement tires on a truck should have a load rating equal to or greater than the original equ... Read More »

When are you supposed to change your winter tires to Summer tires?

When the snow and ice are gone and the temperature is consistently above freezing. What day that is depends on where you live and how the weather is sorting itself out this year. There is no "nat... Read More »