GURGAON, India—Apollo Tyres Ltd. is expanding its coverage of sport-utility vehicles and motorcycles in the Indian market with the addition of its three newest products—the Apterra HT2 for four-by-fours and SUVs, and tubeless motorcycle tires actiZip F2 and actiZip R3.
The HT2 is designed for improved braking on all surfaces, Apollo said. The tire features stiffer ribs that improve braking on dry surfaces, while the wider circumferential grooves for improve braking on wet surfaces.
Additionally, the tire's wear resistant compound leads to longer tread life, Apollo said. The HT2, which is designed to provide reduced noise and a comfortable ride, initially will be available in six sizes with T, H and V speed ratings.