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Be Tire Smart Campaign Launched

Jetta-Round Tire Smart Campaign Tours Manitoba

The 2011 VW Jetta TDI sponsored by St. James Volkswagen with Be Tire Smart, Tire Stewardship Manitoba (TSM) and VW Logos is roaming across Manitoba. A recent Tire Inflation and Attitudinal Study conducted by The Rubber Association of Canada clearly showed Manitoba to really be a tough market and all the RAC was selling over the last 8 years is ideas! Measure your tire monthly, save fuel, increase tire service life, save money and save the environment. The RAC’s Mobile Project Template was developed three years ago and has passed its first two pilot programs and now is being used by Ontario Tire Stewardship and TSM. Continue reading ‘Jetta-Round Tire Smart Campaign Tours Manitoba’

Winners of the 2010 Be Tire Smart Giveaway

FIRST PRIZE: George C. McLean, Winnipeg • Set of four new tires and installation at any Manitoba Sturgeon Tire location to a maximum of $1,000

There were four other lucky winners of Multi-Function Air Compressors:

  • Joy Lynds, Winnipeg
  • Wanda Barron, Portage la Prairie
  • Coreen Zacharkiw, Selkirk
  • Jack Park, Selkirk

Win Four Tires Contest | Campaign Rules

Tire Stewardship Manitoba’s win four tires contest (The  Contest) is intended to be conducted in Canada, and is open to legal residents of Canada only. No purchase is necessary. Participants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void in whole or in part where prohibited by law. ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE CONTEST RULES. Continue reading ‘Win Four Tires Contest | Campaign Rules’

Extending Tire Life

Recycling tires at their end-of-life is important but lengthening life so that fewer are used is essential. Tire manufacturers are making progress. Since 1981 the average tire life has gone up over 50 percent. Also, average tire rolling resistance has reduced by more than 25 percent, simply by making the tires lighter and stronger. Continue reading ‘Extending Tire Life’