tire workouts

Tire Workouts: Burn Fat and Build Muscle with Tire Exercises

Tire Exercise #1: Tire Flips Flipping a ginormous tractor tire over is an obvious choice for tire workouts. And like most things in fitness, there are a lot of opinions. At Bodybuilding.com, Zack Even-Esh says that with tire flips, “your reward will be a new level of power and athleticism!” Yet tire flips make a Livestrong.com list of 5 most overrated exercises. The issue with tire flips come down to … Continue reading

The Tire Check-Up Guide for Summer Road Trips

Summer is here and it’s time to start thinking about summer road trips. But before you tie your luggage to the roof rack and head to Wally World, let’s back the car out of the garage first and kick the tires. Check tread depth – Tread depth is crucial to stopping, steering, and staying on the road. The better the tread, the better the traction. Don’t know how to check … Continue reading

How to maintain a spare tire

How to Maintain and Care for a Spare Tire

When it comes to tire care and maintenance, do you know the big four? Pressure, alignment, rotation, and tread. But even if you’re diligent about these (you are, right?), there’s one thing too many drivers forget about when it comes to tire care. And it’s hiding in their trunk. The spare tire. Spare tires need some TLC too. And exactly what your spare tire needs will depend on what kind … Continue reading

Sayonara, 2013

Wow. Was Christmas a blur or what? I can’t believe it’s already over (but that sure doesn’t mean I’m going to stop listening to Christmas music any time soon). And with that, 2013 will soon be a mere memory! Time for everyone to come up with their New Year’s Resolutions. I myself am not a big resolution person. I’m not anti-resolution. Sure I ate too much this holiday season, unbuttoned … Continue reading