Here are all the Chrysler Pacifica OE tire deals so far
Nexen Tire has joined the list of tire brands supplying OE fitments to Chrysler’s 2017 Pacifica minivan.
Nexen joins Kumho, Bridgestone, Falken and Yokohama on the Pacifica’s OE tire fitment list.
The Pacifica, the world’s first electrified minivan, will come with Nexen’s N’Priz RH7@ high-performance SUV tire in size 235/60R18 103H.
Nexen Tire said: “We are pleased to see Nexen Tire’s N’Priz RH7@ selected as OE tires for the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, as it is designated for crossovers and SUVs with outstanding handling and braking to provide ride comfort, long-life tread and low-level noise.
“With the company’s quality competitiveness, we are eager to raise greater brand awareness and strengthen our market positioning through various sports marketing activities, including partnerships with three MLB teams, sponsorship of Formula Drift games, and official partnership with Manchester City Football Club.”
Since 2013 Nexen Tire products have been OE on the Chrysler 200, Ram 3500, and Ram ProMaster City. In announcing the OE deal with Chrysler, the company said it planned to expand supplies of OE tires in the North American market.
Other tires to earn OE fitment status on the Pacifica include:
Falken’s Ziex CT50
The ZIEX CT50 is Falken’s all-season performance crossover and sport utility vehicle tire developed specifically for North America.
Falken says the ZIEX CT50’s symmetric tread pattern and fine-tuned tire construction “offer a smooth and quiet ride, exceptional fuel economy and all-season performance.”
Yokohama Avid S34RV
Yokohama’s Avid S34RV in size 235/65R17 104T is also on the Pacifica’s OE fitment list.
“Our Avid line has a long history of being original equipment to some of the most exciting vehicles,” said Andrew Zeisser, director of OE sales for Yokohama Tire Corporation.
Bridgestone Turanza EL440
The Bridgestone Turanza EL440 tire in size 235/60R18 is standard on the Limited model and optional on the Touring-L Plus model of the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica.
Bridgestone Turanza tires absorb road noise and provide a smooth, quiet and reliable ride in wet and dry conditions.
Engineered for Pacifica owners demanding versatility, Turanza tires “provide all-season capability, including snow traction, as well as great handling and long tread life,” Bridgestone says.
Kumho’s Solus TA31
Kumho’s Solus TA31 in 245/50R20 and 235/65R17 sizes are also OE on the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica http://www.tractionnews.com/kumho-solus-oe-chrysler-pacifica/ in the U.S.
The Kumho Solus TA31 is a premium all-season touring tire.