Cooper Tire adds new sizes to Roadmaster RM272 tire line

Cooper Tire adds new sizes to Roadmaster RM272 tire line

cooper-Roadmaster-RM272

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has added three new sizes to its Roadmaster RM272 tire line, which is made for drop deck and spread axle trailers. The tire is now available in sizes 295/75R22.5 LR H, 11R22.5 LR H and 11R24.5 LR H.

According to Cooper Tire, the RM272 features a premium, high-scrub tread compound that provides improved tread wear and solid, long-lasting protection against cutting and chipping in spread axle trailer applications. The stone ejector ribs in the tire’s grooves help preserve the casing for retreading, and the rounded shoulder design helps minimize the effect of high lateral forces on the tire, the company said.

“The RM272 is one tough tire. It’s backed by a strong six-year, two-retread warranty,” said Gary Schroeder, executive director of Cooper’s truck and bus tire business. “Adding additional sizes to this popular line allows us to meet our customers’ needs with a quality Roadmaster product.”

You May Also Like

HDA Truck Pride raises $35,000 for Kids Matter International

With a donation of $100, Kids Matter International provides up to $350 worth of new clothes and shoes to a child in need.

HDA-Truck-Pride-Kids-Matter-International-35000-donation

HDA Truck Pride raised $35,000 for Kids Matter International, an organization dedicated to brightening the lives of children in Grapevine, TX. The announcement of the donation happened at this year's HDA Truck Pride Annual Meeting.

Founded in 2006, Kids Matter International has been instrumental in providing essential resources and educational opportunities to children in need in the Grapevine area. From providing new clothing, shoes, books, and backpacks, to offering educational programs, Kids Matter International empowers children and instills hope for a brighter future.

Peterbilt’s largest EV order comes from Einride

Einride placed an order for 150 Model 579EVs, which Peterbilt says is their largest U.S. EV order to date.

Peterbilt-Model-579EV-order-Einride
ACT Research: Preliminary May Class 8 orders beat expectations

Early data shows Class 8 orders climbed considerably both m/m and y/y, but ACT it’s a slightly different story for Classes 5-7.

ACT-Research-May-preliminary-class-8-orders
Kenworth offering PACCAR MX-13 CARB-compliant engine

The PACCAR MX-13 CARB-compliant engine will be available in the Kenworth T680, T880, and W990, with production slated for Q4 2024.

Kenworth-PACCAR-MX-13-CARB-compliant-engine
PepsiCo picks Tesla, Ford for California EV fleet

PBNA ordered 50 Class 8 Tesla Semi trucks, 75 Ford E-Transit electric vans to more than triple size of its EV fleet.

Pepsi-PBNA-Tesla-Semi

Other Posts

International Truck integrates S13 engine with Allison automatic transmissions

Allison 3414 Regional Haul Series, 4000 Series fully automatic transmissions available for International RH, HX Series trucks, respectively.

International-Truck-S-13-Engine-Allison-Transmission-integration
Volvo announces plans for hydrogen ICE trucks on-road testing

Customer tests for Volvo hydrogen combustion engine trucks will start in 2026, with orders starting by the end of the decade.

Volvo-Hydrogen-ICE-rendering
ATA Truck Tonnage Index declines 1.2%

ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello cites continued market softness, potentially leading to reduced industry capacity.

transprotation-market-generic
CMA, Double Coin launch dealer portal

The platform is said to provide real-time information and navigation tools for CMA customers to access information and place orders.

CMA-Dealer-Portal-Double-Coin-Tires