NEW YORK — Nexen Tire America Inc. is partnering with a U.S. distributor of the Rays wheel brand to showcase products at the New York International Auto Show, which runs through April 23 at the Manhattan Convention Center in New York City.
In partnership with Ravspec JDM RaceWorks, Nexen is displaying its ultra-high-performance products N'Fera SU1 and N'Fera AU7 as well as its Roadian AT Pro all-terrain tire. The SU1 and AT Pro are mainstays in the Nexen Tire line, while the AU7 was launched recently.
Deer Park, N.Y.-based Ravspec is a distributor of Rays wheels, which are produced and exported to the U.S. by Rays Co. Ltd. of Osaka, Japan.
Nexen said the all season UHP tire has superior wet condition performance and a 50,000 warranty with road hazard and roadside assistance.
Rays Co. supplies wheels to several motorsports teams, ranging from Formula Drift to Formula 1 Racing, including driver Ken Gushi in his Greddy Performance Toyota 86 competing on Nexen Tire N'Fera SUR4G.