Yokohama brought the ultra-wide tires "TY517" and tires "RY407" for trailers to the North American market
Tokyo - Yokohama Rubber announced that the company would launch ultra-wide tires "TY517" in the North American market and the "RY407" tires for trailers. Both types of tire are characterized high wear resistance due to new tire belt structure - "SPIRALOOP". Specification of the two types of tires is 445/50R22.5, with load range "L". These are ultra-wide tires for trucks and buses, marking the first time Yokohama Rubber officially launched ultra-wide tires in overseas markets.
Following the event of being posted to the special column of 'WE' - a media magazine of Yokohama Rubber, Yokohama Tyre Vietnam Inc (referred to as YTVI) was honorably received ‘President Award’ on February 28th 2013. This is the special award of President of Yokohama Rubber annually given to the plant with the most outstanding operating results and activities in the global system of Yokohama Rubber.