CTNA rolls out HDR1 drive tire in four sizes
Continental Tire North America Inc. (CTNA) has introduced the HDR1 drive tire, which is available in four sizes: 11R22.5, 11R24.5, 275/80R22.5 and 285/75R24.5. The tire is designed for regional applications.
The HDR1 "integrates tire technologies learned from Continental's expertise in the demanding regional application, including features developed to combat wear and tear often created by rough, unpredictable road conditions," say CTNA officials.
"The tire features a proven open shoulder design which offers excellent wet and dry traction."The HDR1 also contains Continental's stone ejection technologies, which reduce the retention of stones and penetrations to the tire's casing, and other features.
"The Continental HDR1 is a highly robust tire that can withstand the demanding traffic of regional operations, while still providing excellent handling and all-weather suitability," says Clif Armstrong, director of marketing for commercial vehicle tires, The Americas, CTNA.