Trailer 12-70: truck, trailer radial. Features: designed for low loader, free-rolling trailers, livestock and vehicle recovery trailers; plain rib tread pattern with straight, open center groove for lateral stability; slotted shoulders for grip; open shoulder grooves for water evacuation.
All Season Light Truck Radial.
New sizes: P205/75R15, P215/75R15, P235/75R15 and P235/75R15 XL.
FK-05G: passenger, H-rated performance radial.
New sizes: 225/50HR16 and P245/50HR16.
FK-06U: passenger, H-rated, all-season performance radial.
New size: 225/60HR16.
Timberskid VE-450 Steel Armor: forestry, off-highway non-radial.
New sizes: 67 34.00-25 NHS and 67 34.00-26 NHS, both 14-ply.
The new sizes are designed for increased flotation and traction, Continental General Tire said.
Charger HR: high performance passenger tire.
Features: H speed rating; asymmetrical or directional tread designs, depending on the size of the tire.
Sizes: asymmetrical version in 15 60- and 65-series touring sizes, available in the second quarter; directional version in nine 50- and 55-series sizes, available in the fourth quarter.
Kelly-Springfield Tire Co. said the directional Charger HR is the company's first directional tread design.
800 PLUS: passenger, S-rated, all-season touring radial.
New sizes: eight 60-series, from P185/60R14 to P225/60R16; P205/65R15; P215/65R15.
M608Z: truck, drive radial.
Features: full traction tread pattern with 22/32-inch depth; offers high resistance to irregular wear in long-haul applications with a high percentage of empty back-haul.
Sizes: 295/75R22.5 and 285/75R24.5, both 14-ply, load range (LR) G; 11R22.5 and 11R24.5 in two versions-14-ply, LR G and 16-ply, LR H.
M610ZL: truck, drive radial.
Features: 28/32-inch deep tread with an aggressive, traction design; to promote even wear, rubber bridges stabilize the shoulder blocks and become part of the tread design at 14/32 inch, turning it into a rib shoulder design.
Sizes: 295/75R22.5, 285/75R24.5, 11R22.5 and 11R24.5, all 14-ply, load range G.