Vipal Rubber takes part in the Great American Trucking Show, in Texas

August 28, 2018

For the third consecutive year, audiences can check out how the brand’s best-known treads have helped to ensure high yields to the fleets and fuel consumption reduction.


Vipal Rubber, a leading Latin American company and one of the most important tyre retreading manufacturers in the world, took part in another edition of the Great American Trucking Show, held August 23-25, in the city of Dallas, Texas. This is the third consecutive year that the brand participated in the convention, aimed exclusively at the trucker audiences, gathering more than 500 exhibitors of the segment. Vipal was represented by Leonardo Oliveira and Amaramh Velazquez, both Vipal Technicians and Sales Representatives in the region.


During the three days of the event, Vipal presented to the public products known worldwide and currently used in the North American market, including the SmartWay Transport verified treads, which assure more savings and reduction in fuel consumption, as well as high yields to the fleets. Vipal was the first South American company to receive this validation from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and this was also the first time the EPA verified tire treads. They also presented the ECO treads, among other prominent products of Vipal.


Known for bringing together transportation companies, engine, parts, and components manufacturers, the Great American Trucking Show is an annual interactive action with the truck driver community, where participants can test trucks and their products, among other activities. It is also an opportunity to exchange knowledge and participate in educational sessions from the Texas Truck Association.