'Will we see a recession?
Analyst and MTD Columist Nick Mitchell chose those five words as his forecast for 2016. He also looked back on all that shook the industry in 2015.
The future of Discount Tire
CEO Michael Zuieback says he sees no need to fix a 56-year-old company that isn't broken.
50th ANNIVERSARY FACTS SECTION
Happy 50th anniversary (to us!)
Historial and hysterical: our cartoonist, George Booth
Retail tire dealership profile 1972 vs. 2015
How auto service changed the business of selling tires
The ups and downs from 1929 to 2015
Tire brand market share
Goodyear remains a strong No. 1
Commercial tire market
New truck tires were plentiful, but not as profitable.
Tire pricing and sizes
MTD breaks down 50 years of popularity
Without wholesalers, no dealer can handle 600 sizes.
Tire plant capacities
Union has lost some leverage
Editorial: Adapt and conquer: Obamacare, tire labeling and tire registration.
Focus on industry - More off-highway tires to come: New plant in India will double BKT's capacity.
Focus on industry- Kimho adds capacity for LT tires: New tires, factory, marketing and branding signal a 'new era' in North America.
Your Turn- Walmart is 'driving customers to my door.'