Continental reviewed its new products this year including an all-weather pursuit tire during its Continental Gold Dealer Meeting this week in Riviera Maya, Mexico.
Certified with the three-peak mountain snowflake but designed for year-round use, all-weather tires provide better snow grip and handling than a tire without that certification, while maintaining similar spring and summer performance levels of all-season tires, such as good wet grip and wear properties.
The General AltiMax 365 AW represents the brand’s debut into the ever-growing all-weather segment with a large offering of 52 sizes ranging from 15- to 20-in. rim diameters for passenger cars, CUVs and SUVs.
As the fall and winter seasons approach, your customers will be coming into your shop to gear up for the weather ahead – and some may need new tires. Luckily, you have options. Maybe you fit them with an all-season depending on where you live, or perhaps their best bet is a designated winter tire.
In this episode, we delve into why Hankook is investing in the all-weather segment, how it’s been handling supply and demand challenges during the pandemic and how the company is preparing for potential trade and tariff situations in the future.
Hankook launched its debut tire in the U.S. all-weather segment, the Kinergy 4S2, in an event Sept. 1
This is the latest addition in the Celsius all-weather line, which includes tires for passenger cars, CUVs and SUVs.
The company says the tire was created with a V-shaped block pattern, offering lesser fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
Apollo Vredestein is launching a streamlined marketing campaign to spread the word about the quality of its Vredestein Quatrac/Wintrac product lines and encourage dealer profitability.
For years, all-season tires have been the “one size fits all” solution, but in places with snowy conditions, dealers may find the all-weather tire a better bet for their customers.
Nokian Tyres has launched a campaign aimed at educating consumers about all-weather tires, which offer a level of four-season driving protection not found in all-season tires, which are not designed for winter use. The company established NokianTires.com/Weather to learn why all-weather tires are a safe, convenient winter driving option.
Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has introduced the Toyo M655 all-weather tire for local and regional service applications into the U.S market.