HENDERSON, Nev.—Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) is making a serious pitch for the pickup truck, Jeep, SUV and CUV crowds with a pair of new tires in the Geolandar product line, the X-AT extreme all-terrain and X-CV crossover/luxury SUV tire.
Designed for pickup trucks, Jeeps and SUVs, the X-AT goes on sale July 1 with 27 sizes planned, covering rim diameters of 15 to 22 inches, including some Load Range F SKUs for heavier carrying capacities, YTC said.
The Geolandar X-AT, according to Bob Abram, senior manager of product, is designed to provide off-road performance without sacrificing on-road comfort, making it a solid performance upgrade for a variety of pick-up trucks and SUVs regardless of where or how they're driven.
YTC is backing the X-AT with a 45,000-mile limited treadwear warranty has designed the tire with a dual sidewall design, which allows the consumer to choose the appearance they like better.
"With the GEOLANDAR X-AT, Yokohama now has one of the most complete light truck tire lineups in the market."