Dunlop Steer Tire for Regional, P&D Applications
January 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Goodyear expanded its portfolio of Dunlop brand truck tires with the new Dunlop SP348, an all-position steer tire for regional fleet, school bus and pickup and delivery applications.
The new Dunlop SP348 for Goodyear is an all-position steer tire for regional fleet, school bus and pickup and delivery applications.
Features include a deep tread, which helps provide more miles to removal; a rugged casing design; enhanced shoulder rib for improved scrub resistance and protection against curbing abrasions; and stone ejectors in grooves, which help provide cut- and puncture-resistance for longer casing life.
The tire is available in seven sizes: 11R22.5, 225/70R19.5, 245/70R19.5, 10R22.5, 12R22.5, 11R24.5, and 295/75R22.5. Two sizes, 285/75R24.5 and 255/70R22.5, will be available during the second quarter of 2012.
"Our dealers have been asking for more Dunlop brand tires to round out their line-up of products," says Donn Kramer, director of product marketing, Goodyear Commercial Tire Systems. "The new Dunlop SP348 is a great 'all-around player.'"