Continental trailer and steer tires

| January 19, 2012

Continental offers the HTL1 wide-base trailer tire, the HSR2 heavy steer regional and the HSU2 heavy steer urban tire. The HTL1, a wide-base trailer tire, replaces duals on highway or regional trailer axle fitments and features 13/32-inch tread depth, six-rib design and a decoupler rib. The tire also features a pyramid stone bumper/ejection system and scuff ribs. With U.S.EPA SmartWay approval, each tire has a maximum load capacity of 10,200 pounds at 120 psi and has a maximum sustained speed of 75 mph. The tire comes in a 445/50R22.5 size.

The HSR2 tire has a four-rib design and introduces a new visual alignment indicator. The tire has 23/32 inches of tread depth and is available in 11R22.5, 275/80R22.5 and 11R24.5 sizes for load ranges G and H, and 285/75R24.5 size for load range G.

The HSU2 heavy steer urban tire replaces the former HSU model, and has a wider 26/32-inch deep rib design. The tire features a proprietary stone-ejection system and a 10,000-lb. load carrying capacity at 65 miles per hour. It comes in a 315/80R22.5 size.

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