JK Tyres has launched a new range of premium SUV tyres in the country, called the Ranger. These multi terrain, high performance tyres offer superior grip and control on-road and off-road which has been launched at the JK Tyre Off-Road Expo in Goa.
The Ranger is available in two variants, Ranger A/T (All Terrain) which has superior off road application and Ranger H/T (Highway Terrain) for tarmac use. Being available in 10 sizes, the Ranger premium SUV tyres will be ideally suited for SUV’s that includes Audi Q-series, Land Rover Freelander, Fortuner, Nissan X-trail, Terrano, Pajero, EcoSport, and Duster.
The company says that Ranger Series has been rigorously tested globally by its professional race drivers on various terrains. The Ranger A/T stops within 4 seconds on dry road conditions at 100 to 0 kmph and at less than 4 seconds on wet road conditions at 80 to 0 kmph.
Along with the Indian market, JK Tyre is also focusing on the growing demands of South East Asia. The tyre maker has currently 9 plants in India and Mexico with a production capacity of around 20 million tyres per year.
In addition to the Ranger, JK Tyre also unveiled its new high performance tyre, the UX Royale. The company says that the tyre is speed rated from H to V and can handle speeds up to 240kmph. Available for rim sizes ranging from 14 to 16 inches, the UX Royale provides a comfortable ride with low in cabin road noise.