Yokohama adds sizes to Advan UHP line
Yokohama Tire Corp. has added six sizes to its ultra high-performance (UHP) Advan line, three each for the Neova AD08 and S.4.
The latest AD08 sizes are 245/40R19 94W, 265/35R19 94W and 275/35R19 96W. The new S.4 sizes are 255/50R19 107W, 275/45R19 108W and 275/40R20 106W.
With the additional three sizes, the AD08 is now available in 35 sizes ranging from 15 to 19 inches and is designed for a variety of premium sports cars and sedans, including Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Lexus and others.
The 245/40R19 94W will fit the Nissan 370Z (front); the 265/35R19 94W is for the Porsche Boxster/Cayman (rear) and BMW M3 (rear); and the 275/35R19 96W is for the Nissan 370 (rear).
Mark Chung, Yokohama director, corporate strategy and planning, says the S.4 offers all-season W- and Y-speed-rating performance and is an optimal replacement tire for premium sedans and coupes demanding year-round wet and dry performance.
The latest S.4 sizes will fit the Mercedes-Benz ML/RL, Acura MDX/ZDX, Land Rover Range Rover (255/50R19 107W); Acura MDX, Volkswagen Touareg and Porsche Cayenne (275/45R19 108W); and Volkswagen Touareg, Porsche Cayenne and Land Rover Range Rover (275/40R20 106W).