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Stamford Extends New Range of Firenza Tires

United Kingdom: Firenza recently introduced the new tire model - Firenza SSU05, which is made for all position buses. The new tire offers strong sidewalls for protection against kerb damage. Moreover, the tires have high resistance to wear and tear. It is also enabled with exceptional mileage and enhanced performance. The Firenza SSU05 tire is available in the size 275/70R22.5 and SSU500 tire is available in 305/70R22.5.

The company believes that the entire Firenza truck range is professionally manufactured at a leading innovative production facility that incorporates up-to-the-minute technological advancements in tire building techniques and design. All Firenza truck tires provide solid shoulder construction and zero angled steel bands that are said to significantly reduce irregular wear. The steer pattern of Firenza SSR05A has a wider tread profile for better mileage. On the other hand, the steer pattern of SSD08 has individual tread pattern for better traction control.

The SSR055A, SST066 and SSR065 range of tires show different features. The SSR055A and SST066 has a hard rubber compound which helps in better mileage performance enabled with solid shoulder construction and gives high level of reduction in tread giving a high performance to these tires.

According to a recent report published by TechSci Research , ”United Kingdom Tire Market  Forecast & Opportunities,2021”, tire market in the United Kingdom is projected to surpass USD6 billion by 2021. United Kingdom tire market is predominantly replacement driven, owing to large and expanding vehicle fleet size in the country. In 2015, the country’s tire market was dominated by the passenger car tire segment, which accounted for more than 80% of the total tire demand in the UK, followed by light commercial vehicle and medium & heavy commercial vehicle tires. A major portion of demand for tires in the country emanates from London and South East regions due to their large automobile fleet size and high level of urbanization. Few of the leading global tire companies operating in the United Kingdom include Michelin, Pirelli, Goodyear-Dunlop, Bridgestone, Continental, Kumho and Yokohama.

TechSci Research believes that, by introduction of the new range of tires in the United Kingdom Market, the market share of Firenza is projected to increase in the tire market of the country.

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