New business opening on Tuesday

Becker Tire & Treading, Inc. will open a new location on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at 522 W. 7th in Augusta.

“We are very pleased to now have 8 retail locations in Kansas as an added convenience to our customers,” said Steve Burhenn, Executive Vice President and CRO. “We invite area residents to stop into this new location to meet our friendly staff and learn more about how we can better serve their auto, tire and service needs.”

Perry Brooks will serve as the store manager under Randy Shumway, Becker Tire of Wichita store manager. A staff of automobile professionals will join him including Amber Crutcher, Doug Canady, Levi Watkins, and Michael Doty. The location will feature six service bays and is equipped with the latest equipment. For customer convenience, the store will be open Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.; and closed on Sunday.

Becker Tire has a large selection of tire brands, meeting all price ranges, including: Yokohama, Cooper, Multi-Mile, Sigma, Bridgestone, and Firestone. Becker Tire also offers a complete list of full service automotive care for all makes and models including: air conditioning repair, tire repair and replacement, oil changes, exhaust, brakes, suspension, alignment, shocks and struts, and general vehicle maintenance.

Becker Tire & Treading, Inc. was founded in 1954 in Great Bend, Kan.. There are 8 retail locations

throughout Kansas, including: Great Bend, Salina, McPherson, Liberal, Wichita, Ark City, El Dorado and now Augusta. Headquartered in Great Bend, Becker Tire also operates a retread plant, used tire center and is the location for the tire distribution warehouse for the retail stores and dealers across Kansas, Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, Nebraska and Missouri. To find a service location near you or for more information, visit