Hankook Tire America Corp. is adding 23 new sizes to its all-season ultra-high performance Ventus V2 Concept2 (H457) passenger tire line, nearly doubling the product’s current size offerings. This brings its total to 45 size options.
There’s one absolute, non-negotiable first step to take when a consumer shows up with a damaged ultra-high performance tire. Experts from four tire repair companies all agree: Consult the tire manufacturer’s warranty.
There are only so many hours in your shift, so making the most of your time in the bay is critical. Here are some tools and techniques for making mounting and balancing high performance and ultra-high performance tires faster and easier.
Tracking high and ultra-high performance shipments is not as easy as it once was. Fifteen years ago, the definitions were clear: High performance referred to H-rated tires 70-series and under. UHP tires were anything V- and Z-rated. And UHP tires were a niche market, a sub-segment of the high performance category.