As the global tire and wheel authority that technicians trust, TECH Tire Repairs always strives to provide as much education and support as possible.

One fun way to do this is to quiz you on some interesting facts from Tire, Wheel & Repair industry.

Q: The first speeding ticket was issued in 1896. The driver was going 8 MPH! What was the speed limit in 1896?
A: 2 MPH (

Q. What percentage of adults 18 and over own their own vehicle?
A: 79% say they own; 6% lease & 15% do not own or lease (Auto Care Association)

Q: What percentage of non-warranty automotive repair is performed by independent shops?
A: 70% (Auto Care Association)

Q: How many registered motor vehicles are there in the U.S.?
A: 280 million (Auto Care Association)

Q: There are 4.6 million jobs in the U.S. involved with the auto care industry. How many of those jobs are ASE-Certified Automobile Technicians?
A: 183,302 (

Were you surprised by any of these statistics? We found them all to be very interesting!

Stay tuned for more TECH Trivia!