The Differences Between Steel and Alloy Wheels

Why do some cars have steel wheels with basic hubcaps, and other have alloy wheels? And, what are the differences? We turned to our resident expert, Steve Menzies, who covers the BC region for AlloyGator, and who owned and ran a retail tire operation for many years – so thank you Steve for the insight… Read More

Certification in the Automotive Industry

While reading our website, you may have noticed that AlloyGator is the only wheel protection product on the market that is “industry certified”. So, we thought it would be helpful to tell you a little bit about the industry certification organizations, what they do, and why they are important. TÜV Certification TÜV is a technical… Read More

The Rise of Mobile Tire Installers

With the advent of the internet, many traditional bricks and mortar industries have found ways to become mobile and virtual…delivering the convenience of “come to you” services, sometimes at lower costs. One new and exciting development in our industry is the advent of mobile tire service companies. According to Modern Tire Dealer, this is the… Read More

Marketing and E-commerce Initiatives

Welcome to our New Canadian Website! We are very proud to announce that we have spent quite a lot of time and effort over the past few months, redeveloping our website to make it more friendly for consumers and potential retail partners alike. 1. E-Commerce Sales: While there has been unauthorized, imitation or used AlloyGator… Read More