CTNA will double General winter tire sizes for 2009-2010 season

Feb. 26, 2008

Continental Tire North America Inc. (CTNA) will add 26 sizes to its General Altimax Arctic winter tire line for the 2009-2010 winter season, CTNA officials announced earlier today at a ride-and-drive event near Montreal, Quebec.

New sizes will include LT sizes, in addition to a number of sizes for SUVs and crossover vehicles, said CTNA Director of Marketing Travis Roffler.

The Altimax Arctic is currently offered in 26 sizes, ranging from 13 inches to 17 inches in diameter.