Vipal Rubber takes part in the Mid-America Trucking Show, in Kentucky

March 26, 2018

The public checked out the brand's most popular treads, such as DV-UM3 and VT220.


Vipal Rubber, was present in another edition of the Mid-America Trucking Show, held on March 22-24, in the city of Louisville, state of Kentucky, in the United States.


This is Vipal's third participation at the MATS, which is the largest heavy-duty truck event in the world, where you can experience the latest industry products, attend hands-on demonstrations, and talk to product experts and engineers, as well as participate in educational seminars and special events.


This time, Vipal was represented by Gabriel Fuma, Vipal Commercial Manager, Leonardo Oliveira and Amaramh Velazquez, both Vipal Sales Representatives in the region. During the three-day event, Vipal products worldwide known, and currently used in the North American market were presented to the public, including the VT220 tread, recommended for highways and paved streets on radial tires, produced with a special compound for running in low temperatures, which also allows the use in muddy and snowy terrains, due to its design ensuring excellent drainage.


In addition to this, the DV-UM3 tread was also presented, with Vipal exclusive design for drive or trailer axles, ideal for application in urban perimeters and with a design that has a low rolling resistance. The DV-UM3 is designed to minimize rocks embedded in the tread, providing greater casing protection against breakdowns and less heat generation, contributes to preservation and longer tire life.