AKRON—Goodyear has launched a general-purpose off-the-road tire line, dubbed GP-3E, bolstering the tire maker's OTR portfolio.
The GP-3E line, for wheel loaders, graders and articulated dump trucks, is available in several sizing options. It features specially formulated tread compounds engineered to support longer wear and advanced abrasion resistance for various types of underfoot conditions.
The deep, versatile tread design and sizing options offers toughness and flexibility to handle construction and material loading and carrying jobs, according to Goodyear.
"The GP-3E is a tough, all-purpose tire for job sites with challenging environments that need versatility and traction," Loic Ravasio, general manager, Goodyear Global & Americas OTR, said.
"The innovative, lightweight design of the GP-3E tire helps drive efficiency and an optimized cost per hour for the job at hand."
The GP-3E is made with multiple steel belts to optimize uptime and productivity through improved resistance to cuts and penetrations.
Its design and sizing options can accommodate conventional diesel engine, hybrid and electric vehicles.The GP-3E tire is rated for E-3, L-3 and G-3 loads and balances treadwear and traction.