Bridgestone has released the Firestone FS561 radial tire for steering application on regional and pickup and delivery use.
Steer Axle Weights Have Increased: Are Your Steer Tires up to the Challenge?
It’s not uncommon to find highway trucks with front axles and suspensions rated for 13,200 pounds. While 12,000-pound axles were the industry norm for many years, the move to 13,200-pound axles came with the addition of all that emissions reduction gear. Are you running a steer tire rated for that weight?