If your Herndon, VA car or truck needs new tires, Wiygul Automotive Clinics offer Yokohama Tires at competitive prices along with the most reliable tire services in Virginia. The Yokohama Rubber Company was started in 1917 and grew rapidly into one of the most recognized tire companies throughout Asia. It soon expanded into Europe and was the first Japanese tire company granted ISO9001 certification in North America thanks to its success in manufacturing and other tire-related services such as design and installation.
Yokohama Tires was recently selected as the official tire of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge thanks to their excellent history in automotive and motorcycle racing. Every car in the event now races on ADVAN ENV R2 tires.
Using this information gathered from this and other races held around the world, the company developed incredible product lines for use on every type of vehicle Herndon, VA streets from heavy construction equipment to passenger cars and even buses.
These are just a few of the models Wiygul Automotive carries from the A008, ADVAN, and A DRIVE product lines:
The A008P (70 SERIES) is a Yokohama High-Performance Tire for a broad range of passenger cars. Features of the 70 SERIES include an advanced high-grip tread compound with a straight groove tread design and asymmetrical tread profile. It carries an H rating, making it rock steady up to 130 MPH.
Benefits of the 70 SERIES for driver includes a superior grip on the road thanks to the tread compound and profile which also helps resist heat build-up during high-speed driving. The groove design superbly channels water for improved traction while the round inside shoulder and square outside shoulder help to increase the overall turning force.
The ADVAN S.T. is one of Yokohama’s ultra-high performance Summer tires. Its features include W-shaped multidirectional grooves, steel belts, and a solid center rib. The body is a newly developed silica compound with large shoulder blocks. Select sizes also have steel sidewall reinforcement and a reinforced load index.
Benefits of the ADVAN S.T. include exceptional, responsive steering with improved traction and enhanced rigidity thanks to the steel belts and a center rib. The grooves expel water very efficiently which further improves traction on wet roads.
The A DRIVE R1 (AR01) is Yokohama's Entry Level Sports Performance Tire. It has an aggressive, stylish low profile which provides good value and performance for turbos and some larger sports sedan models.
Among the features of the AR01 are large tread blocks, square shoulders, directional tread design, and a continuous center rib. The benefits from these features include reduced tread squirm for better cornering, sharper handling, and quickly changing direction while providing improved straight-line stability.
Yokohama Tires are some of the most reliable on area roads in Herndon, VA. If you need to purchase new tires for your car, truck, or SUV, or already purchased a new set and need installation, call Wiygul today at 866-702-8050 to schedule a service appointment at one of our Automotive Clinics near you.