Current Issue


Consumer Tires Retail Suppliers

Federal unveils low rolling resistance touring tire

Order Reprints

Federal Tire Corp. has introduced a low rolling resistance passenger touring tire, the Xtramile XR01, which will be available this quarter in 12 sizes, ranging from 13 inches to 15 inches in wheel diameter.

The H- and V-rated tire uses "a unique blend of wear-resistant compounds along with increased tread depth to offer prolonged tire life," say Federal officials.

Other features include four grooves to ensure stability and proper water evacuation; dual layers of polyester carcass ply and strengthened sidewalls for extra durability; and "increased rubber-to-road contact."

Additional sizes will be added "to give a wide scope (of) rear and front wheel drive fitments."


Recommended Products

July 2020

September 2020

October 2020

Related Articles

Cooper unveils its first low rolling resistance tire

Tire Rack tests low rolling resistance tires

B.O.B. blog researches low rolling resistance

Upcoming Events

17 Feb

Tire Industry Association's OTR Tire Conference
Tucson, AZ

18 May

The Tire Cologne 2021

16 Aug

18th Annual China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) -- rescheduled

You must login or register in order to post a comment.