3D printed tires

Flat-Free Tires

The idea of airless tires is all the rage right now. From tractors and construction equipment to bicycles and cars, tire manufacturers are thinking there’s no more room for air in their tires. At the 2017 Michelin Movin’On Sustainable Mobility Summit in Montreal, Michelin introduced its futuristic airless 3-D printed tire design for the forum’s 375th Anniversary. Like a decorative piece of coral out of an exotic fish tank, Michelin’s … Continue reading

how to change a flat tire

How to Change a Flat Tire

Do you know how to change a flat tire? Apparently 3 out of 5 drivers have had a flat tire in the last five years, according to this report. The good news? Hankook found that 71% of drivers know how to change flat tire. The bad news? That still leaves almost a third of drivers who won’t know what to do. And it’s even worse for younger drivers: two-thirds of teenagers … Continue reading

Changing a Flat

How many of you out there know how to change a flat tire? How many of you have actually changed that flat tire? How old were you when you learned? A U.S. News study shows that two thirds of teenagers don’t know how to change a flat tire. The study doesn’t talk about what the reasoning is. I’d like to think that the majority of adults are probably saying to … Continue reading