Yokohama has been around for the best part of 100 years. The company makes lots of different products, although they are mostly known for their car tyres. As well as car and van tyres they make various items from conveyor belts to fuel tanks for aircraft. Yokohama are responsible for many items that we all use in our day to day lives.
Yokohama have a sporting interest which dates back over many years, and in recent times they have been the main tyre provider for the WTCC. The World Touring Car Championship is a race between road-going high performance cars. With this background they have obviously spent a lot of time developing tyres for high performance cars. They also make UK tyres that are specific to certain manufacturers. These tyres are made only for the following brands, BMW, Mercedes, Porsche, Jaguar and even Land Rover specialist 4×4 tyres to meet the high performance expected by Land Rover owners.
Yokohama offer the following high performance tyres;
Parada Spec-2 – Offering tuner performance standards by exceeding expectations for performance and looks. Yokohama have spent time on the appearance of their tyres. This really does go hand in hand with the cars they are designed to be fitted to.
AVS Sport tyres – These tyres offer a unique ‘Y’ shape pattern to the tyre. This gives enhanced grip and a sporty drive. Designed for the real driving enthusiasts these tyres really mean business. Included in this range is the AVS decibel with noise reduction technology.
A539 tyres – A great all round sports tyre that offers excellent cornering, allowing the driver to really experience the road. Also designed for wet weather conditions, these offer a great all round option.