FRANKLIN, Tenn. (Sept. 28, 2016) — Nissan Motor Corp. has selected the Toyo Open Country A26 all-season P-metric light truck tire as the standard OE fitment for the 2017 Titan full-size pickup truck.
The new half-ton model comes standard with a 390-hp, gasoline 5.6-liter Endurance V8 engine matched with a 7-speed automatic transmission, Nissan said.
The vehicle is available in five trim levels — S (base model); SV (base plus interior and exterior modifications); PRO-4X (off-road-oriented); SL (luxury-oriented); and Platinum Reserve.
All are offered with a choice of 4x2 or 4x4 drive configurations, except for the PRO-4X model, which is available exclusively as a 4x4. Nissan also offers three cabin configurations — Crew Cab, King Cab and Single cab — and three bed lengths, 5.5, 6.5 and 8 feet.
The standard tire fitment is P265/70R18 114S, according to Toyo, which calls the Open Country A26 an all-season tire that achieves stable driving even on snowy roads while offering the traction and fuel economy. This is Toyo's first OE fitment on on the Titan.
Nissan also offers Goodyear-, General- and Toyo-brand all-terrain tires as optional fitments.
The tire fitments for these versions are:
- S version —Toyo, size 265/75R18 black sidewall;
- SV version — General Grabber, size 265/70R18 outlined white letter;
- P4X version — General Grabber, size 275/70R18 outlined white letter; and
- SL and Platinum Reserve — Goodyear Wrangler, size 275/60R20 black sidewall.
Nissan assembles the Titan at its plant in Canton, Miss.