September 24, 2004
Yokohama introduces new ‘Advan’ tires
Tokyo, Japan – The Yokohama Rubber Company announced two new ‘Advan’ tires which will be sold in markets around the world beginning in 2005. First introduced in 1978, Advan tires have been used in motorsports activities and high performance tires in Japan until now.
At the Paris Motor show, Yokohama is exhibiting ‘Advan Sport’, the company’s new sport flagship tire, ‘Advan S.T.’ the flagship tire for SUV (Sport Utility Vehicles), and its run-flat tire systems including the Z.P.S. (Zero Pressure System) and the Support Ring System. Sale of “Advan Sport” and “Advan S.T.” is will begin next year.