Shop for rear tractor tires and front tractor tires in Firestone, Goodyear, Michelin, Alliance, Trelleborg, and more. Every major brand available in both new and used!
It all depends on you: Your application. Your goals. Your budget. We’ve reviewed the most popular tractor tire brands, based on real-world experience, to help guide your next ag tire purchase.
Founded in 1832 by Aristide Barbier and Édouard Daubrée, Michelin is the second largest tire producer in the world behind Bridgestone and currently produces 190 million tires a year. It produces ag tires in 16 factories across 7 countries.
Agriflex is Alliance’s premier tire brand for the ag tire market. Using advanced rubber compounds to withstand intense heat and cutting-edge steel belt construction, Agriflex IF/VF tires deliver longer footprints for less compaction in the field. And, they perform on the road as well and are available for nearly every machine on your farm.
Harvey S. Firestone, a 4th-generation farmer, founded Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in 1900 in Akron, Ohio. Since the late 1980s, Firestone and Bridgestone have operated as a single corporation with headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee. In the 1930s, Firestone pushed to replace metal tractor wheels with pneumatic tires for better traction in the field and a less punishing ride on the road. Today, Firestone’s Des Moines, Iowa, plant manufactures 550,000 ag tires every year.
Founded in Trelleborg, Sweden, in 1905, Trelleborg is a global supplier of tires and wheels for the agriculture, forestry, and construction industries. With manufacturing capacity in 9 countries, Trelleborg sells the majority of its tires in Western Europe. The US market comprises around 20 percent of its business. In 2015, Trelleborg opened a factory in Spartanburg, South Carolina, to manufacture its premium radial ag tires.
Trelleborg has owned the Mitas brand tractor tires since 2016, when it acquired CGS Holding.
Founded in Prague, Czechoslovakia, in the 1930s, Mitas currently manufactures tires in three plants across the Czech Republic and in a facility in Serbia and in Charles City, Iowa. Distributed in 14 countries, 1 in 4 new tractors and harvesters in Europe wears Mitas tires. Production in Iowa for the US market began in 2012.
Based in Mumbai, India, the Alliance Tire Group (ATG) is owned by Yokohama Rubber of Japan. ATG began manufacturing tires in Israel in the 1950s, and has offered tractor tires since the 1960s. Today, ATG boasts R&D centers in Israel, India, and North America, and manufactures its tires in India and Israel.
Maurice Taylor founded the Titan Tire Corporation in 1993, which joined Titan Wheel with the Dyneer Corporation. With five facilities across the US, Titan is the third largest provider of off-road tires in North America, manufacturing both tires and wheels for today’s tractors and massive earth-moving machines. In 2005, Titan purchased Goodyear’s farm tire business and has continued to manufacture this familiar line of tires under license.
BKT, or Balkrishna Industries Limited, is based in Mumbai, India. Since its inception in 1987, BKT has focused on off-road tires for the agriculture, mining, and construction markets. With four subsidiaries in Europe and North America, BKT has grown in market share over the past five years.
Firestone created its Performer™ EVO tires to provide farmers with a “value” radial tire. With this tire line, growers can enjoy the benefits of a radial tire with prices closer to bias-ply models than the high-tech radial models offered by numerous companies today. These tires are primarily designed for secondary tractors—the tractors you use to chop stalks, cut and haul hay, and perform other utility chores around the farm.
Cultor, a subsidiary of Trelleborg, produces tires across Europe and distributes them around the globe. These tires balance value with competitive features that make them suitable for a wide variety of terrain and agricultural machinery.
Owned by TBC Corporation, which originated in 1956, Harvest King is one of many value tire brands under one umbrella. Other familiar names produced by TBC include Multi-Mile, Trailer King, and Power King.
Carlisle was originally founded in 1917 and was an important early designer and producer of inner tubes. The brand is now owned by the Carlstar Group, which manufactures tires in 17 facilities across 4 countries.
Malhorta, headquartered in New Delhi, India, first entered the tire market in 1954 as a tire retreader. In 1989 the company diversified into the agriculture, truck, and industrial tire markets. Malhorta first exported tires to the US in 1994. Produced in India, Malhorta tires are currently sold in 90 countries.
Owned by ATG, which produces Alliance Tires, Galaxy Tires are found across the world. These application-specific tires offer deep tread depths as well as value.
Today, the Starmaxx tire line addresses the needs of everything from forklifts to tractors to passenger cars. Its parent company, Petlas, began in 1976 in Turkey and originally manufactured aircraft tires for the Turkish Air Force.