Toyo Releases Open Country EV Truck Tire

Oct. 26, 2023

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. has introduced the all-new Open Country A/T III EV, an EV-specific all-terrain replacement tire designed for EV trucks and SUVs.

The new tire delivers “exceptional” off-road performance and qualifies for the severe snow servce traction rating and is equipped with the 3-Peak Mountain Snowflake symbol.

Key features and beneftis of the tire include an aerodynamic Sidewall, AeroWing; optimized tread pattern to reduce rolling resistance; improved durability; and long tread wear life.

“At Toyo Tires, we are enthusiasts, heavily involved in the off-road and overlanding communities across the country,” says Todd Bergeson, senior manager of product planning and technical services at Toyo Tire U.S.A.

“We listen to our customers and continually strive to develop solutions to match their desires and make tires people love. At the onset of this development, our goal was to support EV truck and SUV customers with a bespoke version of the Open Country A/T III, retaining the performance and appearance that our customers love, with innovative features added to maintain a high level of efficiency.”

The tire will be produced that fit 18- to 24-inch wheel diameters. The first LT size, LT275/60R20, will be available in February 2024.

Other sizes are planned to be released later into 2024.