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Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685 Designed for Heavy-Duty Pickups

Posted on April 17, 2017

The Dueler line from Bridgestone Americas Inc. is expanding with a heavy-duty offering for pickup trucks. The Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685 tire is specially engineered for towing and hauling heavy loads.

Bridgestone says the Dueler H/T 685 fits 96% of the pickup trucks on the road today
Bridgestone says the Dueler H/T 685 fits 96% of the pickup trucks on the road today
“The Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685 tire is a great addition to our best-in-class Dueler tire line,” says Erik Seidel, president of consumer replacement tire sales in the U.S. and Canada. “This new tire will combine several original equipment fitments into one go-to tire, allowing our dealers to capture more first and second replacement tire sales in the heavy-duty pickup truck segment.”

Built with heavy-duty steel belts and a two-ply polyester construction, the Bridgestone Dueler H/T 685 will give drivers confidence in heavy-duty applications ranging from towing a boat to moving loads. The tire features a new tread-to-road contact footprint that allows it to adapt to the load and promotes even tread wear.

The Dueler H/T 685 tire from Bridgestone is optimized to retain traction in snow. The tire’s tread pattern also features wide grooves to channel water away from the tire and help resist hydroplaning in wet conditions.

The tire is available in 17 sizes. It's backed by a 50,000 mile limited treadwear warranty.

Here's a rundown of the sizes available:

LT215/85R16

LT225/75R16

LT235/80R17

LT235/85R16

LT245/70R17

LT245/75R16

LT245/75R17

LT265/60R20

LT265/70R17

LT265/70R18

LT265/75R16

LT275/65R18

LT275/65R20

LT275/70R18

LT285/60R20

LT285/70R17

LT285/75R16

For more information, visit www.bridgestonetire.com.

Related Topics: Bridgestone Dueler, Dueler H/T 685, Erik Seidel, light truck tires

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