Goodyear chosen as OE for the new Volkswagen Touareg
Goodyear proudly announces that a range of summer, winter and all-season tires have been accredited with original equipment fitments on the new Volkswagen Touareg.
Goodyear has been able to meet Volkswagen’s requirements for tires for global applications with good overall performance levels and excellent mechanical and acoustical comfort combined with low rolling resistance. These nominations are further evidence of Goodyear’s expertise in providing premium tires in the premium SUV segment.
Nick Harley, Goodyear’s Managing Director OE Consumer EMEA, said: “We are always focused on developing and delivering reliable tires to our partners, and with the OE tires for the new Volkswagen Touareg we provided a wide range of fitments and solutions suitable for every season, ensuring comfort and performance in all road and weather conditions throughout the year and improving the driving experience of their customers.”
Goodyear fitments to the new Volkswagen Touareg include:
|Summer||Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV||235/65R18 106W XL|
|Summer||Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV||255/60R18 108W|
|Summer||Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 SUV||285/40 R21 109Y|
|Summer||Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 SUV||255/55R19 107W|
|Summer||Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2 SUV||285/45R20 108W|
|All season||Vector 4Seasons SUV Gen-2||255/60R18 108V|
|All season||Vector 4Seasons SUV Gen-2||255/55R19 107V|
|Winter||UltraGrip 8 Performance||255/60R18 108H|
|Winter||UltraGrip 8 Performance||285/45R20 112V XL|
Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs approximately 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear or its products, go to www.goodyear.eu.
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