The Future of Used Tires: RNR Wants to Make What’s Old New Again

There’s no heaven for used to tires.  When your tires have seen their best days and you go in for a new set, do you know what happens to those used tires?  In the best cases, they may be resold and used again, but laws are becoming stricter about which tires may and may not be re-used.  Some tires are … Read More

Keep ‘Er in the Road! RNR Words of Winter Wisdom

Dear Bree, As a new transplant from the cozy South to the frozen North, winter is hitting me kind of hard.  Back home, if snow or ice were predicted, we all just hunkered down until it was over.  Even a mention was enough to send us scrambling for groceries.  I have discovered that here in the North, people don’t seem … Read More

Gift Intervention—RNR to the Rescue!

I was reading the letter from Needy in last week’s blog, and I was totally inspired!  What a great idea!  So, here’s my plan:  In the guise of keeping my husband’s truck for the day so I can get the oil changed (he’ll think I’m so helpful!), I’ll be bringing it into RNR for a new set of wheels.  I … Read More

Wheels and Tires for Christmas? RNR Weighs In

Dear Bree, I know you write this blog primarily for women, but please don’t boycott my letter because I’m a guy!  I need some help.  I have some special women in my life that I’m shopping for, and I’m a little lost.  In years past, my wife has done all of the shopping, but now it’s just me, and I … Read More

No Holiday Hassles—RNR Road-Trip Checklist, Part 2

A couple of weeks ago, I started giving you guys some tips on holiday travel by car.  My friend, Cindy, wrote in about a trip that she and her family are taking from Indianapolis to Florida over Christmas, and she wanted to know what she should be doing car-wise to prepare for the trek.  If you haven’t checked that blog … Read More

RNR Celebrates Five and Ten Years of Valued Employees

Larry Sutton, Founder and President of RNR Custom Wheels and Tire Express, has been in business for a long time.  RNR opened 13 years ago, and before that, Larry operated another successful rent-to-own business.  Over time, Larry’s learned that great employees aren’t always easy to come by, but they are the key to success.  “No businessman can do this alone.  … Read More

No Holiday Hassles: RNR Road Trip Checklist

Dear Bree, We’re taking a trip to Florida over the Christmas holiday, and it’s going to be one heck of a drive!  Since I’m the organized one (read Type A here) in the family, I’m trying to get a jump on making sure the car is all ready to go. My husband keeps saying, “I’ll do it,” but that usually … Read More

Shock Me: Shocks, Struts and Tires

  Dear Bree, I am seeing some funky wear on my tires, and I need some help figuring out what the heck is going on.  There are some little chunks missing from my tires—and it’s all the way around!  I don’t remember running over a hole puncher, so what the heck is going on?  Are my tires being eaten by … Read More

To Winterize or Not to Winterize: RNR Answers the Question

Winter is coming, as they say on Game of Thrones, but luckily for us, it only lasts a few months.  Even still, that few months can be dangerous and stress-inducing when you have to drive in ice and snow.  We know there are some areas (Hello, Florida!) where folks don’t have to do a stinking thing to their cars to … Read More

RNR Custom Wheels and Tire Express Celebrates Their 13th Anniversary

RNR Custom Wheels and Tire Express loves their customers.  With 67 stores in 22 states (including 13 franchisees), RNR knows just how important their customers are.  So every year, they try to find a way to give something back to the people who make them what they are—their customers.  In their Florida stores, this has taken the shape of a … Read More