275 65R18 Truck Tires, Not Marketing Hype-Is the puzzle the right way LT market is big enough for another letter? Until recently, there were only three types of LT tires: H / T for rough terrain, A / T for ATV and M / T for the muddy soil.
Now there may be characteristics of the R / T tires or rough terrain, even if the Association of American Tire (USTMA) does not recognize or does not follow the segment of this type of tire. Tires. Manufacturers and distributors of light truck tires, however, confirm that consumers want a tire that lies between the A / T segment and the M / T tire.
“Nitto can not qualify for this segment as the R / T, but our passionate foundation describes it as a hybrid,” said Angelo Navale, senior director of product planning and business development at Nitto Tire USA Inc.. “We define a hybrid terrain as a tire for truck tires with improved A / T and M / T performance
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“Nitto lovers have wondered … a product that has the characteristics of the A / T tires, more comfortable and quieter, but it requires a more aggressive design, such as the M / T tires, which contributes to its strong personality . ” That fits your hybrid lifting field must have a balance between road and terrain performance.
Nitto (Ridge Grappler) Toyo Tire USA Corp. (Open Country R / T), Kenda Rubber Industrial Co. Ltd. USA (Klever R / T), Omni United States (Renegade RT +) and Atturo Tire Corp. tires / T or hybrid. Atturo uses a different letter “X” in its Trail llama X / T naming.
American Omni Trading Co., LLC, Continental, America LLC, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Falken Corp., Hankook Tire America Corp., Kumho Tire USA Inc., International Maxxis, Nexen Tire America Inc., Nokian Tires Inc. Pirelli Tire North America Inc. and Yokohama Tire Corp. are part of the cheap R / T segment, although many of them think about it.
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC, Michelin North America Inc. and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. have specific R / T products, although many of the R / T Goodyear Wrangler front tires consider DuraTrac to be an introduction in 2009.
How is the R / T band defined? Is the market growing? What are the dimensions of this new segment? We interviewed experts in this segment of unofficial links. Now it is official. Earth consider hybrid M / T band, but with less noise and better response on the way to the A / T With the growing popularity of our Trail knife M / T listen to consumers who use the knife in the car. Our “threatening” design and characteristics of the side profile and we wanted a tire that is more convenient for the streets without sacrificing appearance. This is how we have developed tape X / T and the side and shoulder M / T, but with more similar A / T help force stroke corresponds to about 90% of the power in the field (mud, sand, gravel) our M / T, but significantly fewer noise levels and overall improvement of handling, steering, braking and comfort.
Scott Jamieson, Cooper: Hard, rough or uneven tire combines aggressive tires with mud to make more comfortable and sustainable driving on any terrain. R / T tires generally improve the appearance of the vehicle, with the exception of the first equipment and traction for off-road, the tire for every terrain. R / T tires are not as strong or heavy to handle as mud tires …………