Widetrack Radial H/R: passenger, performance radial. Features: newly redesigned tread provides greater uniformity at high speeds; computer-optimized tread shape enhances responsiveness and reduces irregular wear; H speed rating; UTQG rating—400 AB.
Sizes: wide variety of 50-, 55-, 60- and 65-series sizes for 14-, 15-and 16-inch rims.
Turbospeed CR228D: passenger, Y-rated (up to 168 mph) high performance radial.
New sizes: 235/40R17 and 235/45R17.
Potenza RE71: passenger, V-and Z-rated high performance radial.
New sizes: seven added in fall '96, from P205/55R15 87V to P255/40ZR17; two more available after Jan. 1—P225/45ZR17 and P245/45ZR17; with additions, RE71 now available in 29 sizes.
Potenza S-02: passenger, Z-rated high performance radial.
New sizes: six added in fall '96, from P225/55ZR16 to P275/40ZR17; four more available after Jan. 1—P225/45ZR17, P215/40ZR17, P235/40ZR17 and P245/40ZR17.
Vision GTH 4: passenger, per-formance radial.
Features: redesigned and re-engineered with an improved profile to deliver both high performance and high mileage; H speed rating; UTQG rating—400 AA; 50,000-mile treadwear warranty.
Sizes: 17 50-, 55-, 60- and 65-series sizes.
The new Vision GTH 4 is made from molds owned by Eldorado Tire, the first H-rated molds the company said it has owned.
GRÃ¡: passenger, high performance radial.
New sizes: 195/50R16 83H, 195/50R16 83V and 235/40ZR17.
SN-706 ``Sincera'': passenger, all-season radial.
Features: S speed rating; M&S rating; UTQG rating—280 AB; high-grip tread compound over multi-width steel belts; stiff bead fillers reinforce sidewall integrity to deliver improved ride comfort and cornering; 40,000-mile treadwear warranty.
Sizes: 175/70R13, 185/70R13, 185/70R14, 195/70R14 and 205/70R14.
Falken said the SN-706 offers better handling, improved traction and longer mileage than the tire it replaces, the FK-711.
Navigator 800s, GT VI Steel Trak, Imperial PSR, Prestige PWR4, Ultra Trak A/S and Weather King: S-rated passenger radials.
New sizes: two low aspect 65-series sizes—P195/65R14 SL and P195/65R15 SL.
Trail Mark Radial APR: light truck, on/off-road, all-season radial.
New sizes: LT285/75R16 122/119Q, LT 255/85R16 119/116Q and 33x12.50R16.5LT 118Q, all load range D; 33x9.50R15LT 113Q and 35x12.50R15LT 113Q, both load range C.
772: passenger, metric-sized all-season touring radial.
Features: T speed rating; M+S rating; UTQG rating—320 AB for 13-inch sizes and 340 AB for 14-and 15-inch sizes; full-depth circumferential grooves evacuate water for improved traction in wet and snow; stable footprint reduces irregular wear; black sidewall styling; 50,000-mile limited treadwear warranty.
Sizes: nine, for 12- to 15-inch rims, including five 70-series sizes.
Street Hawk: passenger, high performance radial.
Features: available in both H-and V-rated models; aggressive five-rib tread design with wide radial grooves to improve both wet and dry traction; black sidewall styling.
Sizes: H-rated model—eight 55-, 60- and 65-series sizes; V-rated model—four 50- and 55-series sizes.
Ultra Touring T: passenger, all-season touring radial.
Features: T speed rating; UTQG rating—500 AA; full-depth siping for all-weather traction; 70,000-mile limited treadwear warranty; 48-month free replacement period for materials and workmanship; black sidewall styling.
Sizes: eight 65- and 70-series sizes.
Inter-Rib: truck, precure tread.
Features: light-weight rib tread for intermodal trailer and container chassis applications, radial or bias-ply; 11/32-inch tread depth; Inter-Rib name is embedded in the tread face to discourage theft.
Sizes: 6 and 7.
Winter Trac: truck, precure tread.
Features: extra-deep (26/32 inch) drive-axle tread designed for severe winter driving conditions.
Sizes: 8 and 9.
Ultima Rubber Products by Robbins Inc. is based in Muscle Shoals, Ala.; (205) 383-5441.
A032R: passenger, road racing tire.
Features: H-, V- or Z-speed rating, depending on size; multi-radius tread profile and shallow symmetric tread pattern for optimum road contact and improved cornering; high-grip tread compounds; water evacuation semi-grooves, called Aqua-Tusks, enhance wet performance.
Sizes: 175/60R13 77H; 185/60R14 82H; 195/60R14 86H; 205/55R14 85V; 205/50R15 85V; 225/50R15 91V; 245/45ZR17.
The AO32R is a street-legal tire designed for Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) road racing, with structural features and compounds derived from Yokohama's International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) racing research.