Yokohama AVID Ascend
Yokohama Tire Corp. is utilizing its orange oil technology with the AVID Ascend. It is available in 45 sizes in applications ranging from crossover vehicles, to passenger cars and minivans. The T-, H- and V-speed rated Ascend will initially be offered in sizes ranging from 15 to 18 inches.
The Ascend's features include 3D Adaptive Sipes that increase block rigidity for longer, more even tread wear, while promoting wet and winter traction.