Nokian Hakkapeliitta Loader-if you need a winter tire for your loader

If you are operating a wheel loader or even a wheel grader and are in need of excellent traction even during winter conditions, then Nokian Hakkapeliitta Loader could be the perfect tire for your earthmoving or road maintenance equipment. If you need to make sure that your equipment can be used all year round without… Continue reading Nokian Hakkapeliitta Loader-if you need a winter tire for your loader

Radial tires for agriculture

Radial tires are often used in farming. Radial tires have the advantage that they have softer sidewalls and provide a more comfortable driving experience. You often want radial flotation tires to ensure that you have a low surface pressure. Low surface pressure is beneficial for the planted fields as compaction of the soil has a negative… Continue reading Radial tires for agriculture

Trucks need to be able to drive regardless of weather

If your fleet covers territories that will have winter weather during the year, it is wise to ensure that at least some of your trucks have been fitted with winter approved commercial tires. There are all-weather tires or then full-fledged winter tires that can be used. As it is not as easy to change tires… Continue reading Trucks need to be able to drive regardless of weather

Ability to impact your business bottom line with correct tire selection

Tires can impact your business in several ways. They are on your equipment to ensure that the job can actually get done. They are there to ensure that the machines are able to operate in challenging environments and have sufficient grip not to slow you down. In addition to that, they should provide the safety,… Continue reading Ability to impact your business bottom line with correct tire selection

Take all the weather options into consideration when getting terminal tires

Some of the tires in ports and terminals are very difficult to change, as they might be mounted under big cranes, as is the case with RTG-tires and straddle carrier tires. These are tires that are very expensive to change, so you want to ensure that they can handle all the different season without problems and… Continue reading Take all the weather options into consideration when getting terminal tires

Why to use a radial tire in the forest?

There is currently only one radial forest tire available for cut to length (CTL) forestry and that is the Nokian Forest Rider, which can be used on all CTL machines that has the same dimension of tires in case you want to upgrade. These tires will improve the grip on your forwarder or harvester as… Continue reading Why to use a radial tire in the forest?

The safest tires during winter are winter-approved tires

For the winter season it is recommended that you use winter-approved all-weather tires, a year-round tire you can use in all weather conditions, whether there is winter or summer weather. When the temperature drops they act as winter tires and at high temperatures they act as summer tires. It is important to understand that despite… Continue reading The safest tires during winter are winter-approved tires

Tires for off-road use for your SUV

Originally the reason for getting an SUV or 4-wheel drive vehicle was for off-road driving. This is not so much the reason anymore; however, many people still like to have the possibility to drive theirs car off-road occasionally. Some people even like the look of big knobby mud tires, but the truth is that if… Continue reading Tires for off-road use for your SUV

How to choose tires to optimize performance of your SUV

Tire manufacturers cater to the SUV market by producing more and more high-performance quality SUV tires for all seasons. It seems like these days you see more SUVs than passenger cars on the market. In fact, in 1999 U.S sales of SUVs and light trucks exceeded sales of regular passenger cars for the first time.… Continue reading How to choose tires to optimize performance of your SUV

Why all-weather tires are a better choice in areas with severe winters

If you live in an area with severe winters and possibly unpredictable weather leading up to winter, you might be better off equipping your car with all-weather tires. The reason for this is that all-weather tires are made to handle anything from dry asphalt to snow and ice on the road. In many areas of… Continue reading Why all-weather tires are a better choice in areas with severe winters