TNI || New Delhi || 26th March 2022
Apollo Tyres, a leading tyre manufacturer in India, has revealed that its Alnac 4G tyres have been selected as the original equipment fitment for Maruti Suzuki’s new Baleno.
The tyre manufacturer says it will be Maruti Suzuki’s domestic tyre provider for the new Baleno, which will be equipped with Apollo Alnac 4Gs in two varied sizes, 195/55 R16 and 185/65 R15.
Since its introduction in 2013, the Apollo Alnac 4G has quickly garnered traction among OEMs and replacement market consumers.
As per the company, in addition to being the most favoured choice for passenger car OEMs, it is currently the highest selling tyre in the whole passenger vehicle sector in India, based on internal estimations.
The tyre has been customised to match the new Baleno’s low rolling resistance, better durability, and improved riding comfort requirements.
Their focused commitment towards improving the product technology to satisfy growing client requirements has helped them attract multiple customers, says Satish Sharma, president of Apollo Tyres in Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa (APMEA).
Alnac 4G has received multiple OEM certifications for luxury hatchbacks, sedans, and compact SUVs as a product brand. In wet and dry conditions, the Apollo Alnac 4G tyre offers a special compound combination that ensures optimal traction and reduced braking distances.
The tread design on these tyres is modern and athletic, and it responds quickly and precisely to any unforeseen steering corrections, ensuring optimal driving safety.
The tyres have been extensively tested at world-class test tracks like IDIADA in Spain and ATP Papenburg in Germany, with exceptional performance.