The new tires were jointly developed with Mercedes-AMG and bear the automaker’s “MO1” mark of approval on the tire sidewall.
This earned the tiremaker a spot in in the prestigious Superior Excellent Performance category.
Yokohama Tire, Competent Motorsport and Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) are partnering on two Porsche-specific race series in 2020.
Yokohama Tire has launched its latest national rebate promotion with the start of fall. From now through Oct. 31, consumers can earn up to $80 in the form of a Yokohama Visa prepaid card after purchasing a set of four select Yokohama tires.
Yokohama says the Ascend LX offers longer treadlife, dependable winter traction and a quiet ride, as well as an 85,000-mile tread life warranty on all sizes and speed ratings.
Yokohama Tire Returns To The ‘Race To Clouds’ As Sponsor And Exclusive Tire Provider For The Porsche Pikes Peak Division
The tiremaker has 15 drivers competing in four classes – including returning champions David Donohue and Travis Pastrana.
According to Subaru of Indiana Automotive, the criteria for the Excellent Performance award is “achievement of SIA targets for safety, quality, cost and delivery.”
From now through April 30, consumers can cash in and get a $50, $60 or $70 Yokohama Visa Prepaid card after purchasing a set of four select Yokohama tires.
The Yokohama Rubber Co. (YRC) is celebrating 100 years of business since opening its first facility in 1917. Today, Yokohama has evolved into a $6 billion global brand with facilities in 120 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide.
The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Yokohama Tire Corporation have expanded their partnership to include Yokohama serving as the official tire provider and presenting sponsor of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, starting with the 2016 season.