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The secrets to car dealer success

Original Content found on Modern Tire Dealer For over a decade, the car dealer channel has been on the rise. Once barely an “also ran,” the channel has steadily increased retail market share in the U.S. from 1% in 1998 to a respectable 7% in 2012. That puts car dealers within closing distance of company-owned stores which stayed at 7.5% Continue Reading...
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Nexen Results in the 2012 Consumer Reports

All-season tires are designed to handle a variety of road conditions. The top-rated models provide the best balance of dry and wet stopping grip, handling, hydroplaning resistance, ride comfort, and tread life, along with decent winter grip. Winter tires are designed for optimum grip on snow and ice but do not usually perform as well in dry or rainy conditions. Continue Reading...
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Against all odds

ANATOLY  “TONY”  GERMAN – BELARUS, USSR “I didn’t pick the tire industry,” admits Tony German, claiming it offered the only job that a non-English-speaking 48-year-old male could find. “It chose me.” Lucky for him. The business that German started in 1994 with $5,500, after getting fired from another tire dealership, grossed $5.5 million in 2010. And now, German says, Tony’s Continue Reading...
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