Aurimas “Odi” Bakchis became a first-time winner in 2023 in his Feal Suspension/GT Radial Nissan S15.
Giti will focus on manufacturing key sizes for its Maxtour LX and Adventuro HT and ATX lines in its Richburg plant.
Formula DRIFT competitor Matt Field won the Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 1 on the streets of Long Beach with GT Radial Champiro SX2 RS tires.
Formula DRIFT renewed its partnership with GT Radial for another three-year term to provide tires to teams in the PRO Championship through the 2025 season. Additionally, GT Radial has extended its agreement to remain the Official Tire of PROSPEC for another two years, taking it through the 2024 season. Joining PROSPEC in 2021, all drivers will
GT Radial driver Kazuya Taguchi recorded a number of firsts at the St. Louis Formula DRIFT competition on July 15-16, the company says. He qualified for first place and backed that up with his first-ever podium finish in Formula DRIFT at Round 5. Round 4 of the Formula DRIFT PRO Championship in New Jersey on
Prospec, an evolution of the 2020 PRO2 Championship, will allow fields of up to 32 drivers to compete in four events throughout the year alongside the Formula Drift PRO teams.
GT Radial commercial tires, including 11 tread patterns and 29 SKUs, are available now to U.S. tire dealers.
GT says the Champiro SX2 RS features a new tread compound that steps up performance in dry and wet conditions.
The company says this tire provides pickup truck and SUVs with aggressive looks and balanced on- and off-road performance.
The new M+S rated tire is backed with a 60,000-mile limited treadwear warranty and a 30-day test drive satisfaction guarantee for the consumer, the company says.
The new GT Radial Smart Program provides marketing tools and education to help dealers effectively communicate the GT Radial value proposition and key product attributes to their customers.