Audi A1 To Come Fitted With Vredestein Tyres
Published On 06-Oct-2021
The tires chosen by Audi will be available in two sizes, the Sportrac (185/65 R15 V) in 15-inch and the Ultrac (215/45 R17 W) in 17-inch.
Audi has chosen Apollo Tires’ latest Vredestein Ultrac and Sportrac summer tires as original equipment for the Audi A1 Sportback, factory fitted to certain models.
The tires chosen by Audi will be available in two sizes, the Sportrac (185/65 R15 V) in 15-inch and the Ultrac (215/45 R17 W) in 17-inch at Apollo Tires' Hungarian facilities.
Audi and Apollo Tires have collaborated on a tire development program focused on minimizing rolling resistance. This has also facilitated the selection of Vredestein tires to optimize the efficiency and dynamic performance of the Audi A1 Sportback, as well as ongoing research and development activities on Apollo Tires' original equipment products.
According to the Vredestein Tyres, both the Ultrac and Sportrac summer tires provide excellent driving dynamics in both wet and dry conditions, as well as a high level of comfort and quieter driving - these are the top priorities of premium car manufacturers.
To provide long-term support to our Audi A1 Sportback customers, Ultrac and Sportrac will also be available in the replacement tire market.
Benoit Rivallant, President and CEO of Apollo Tires Europe, said: “The Audi A1 Sportback is the first in its class in terms of sophistication, efficiency and handling, and the selection of Ultrac and Sportrac as original equipment highlights the premium quality dynamics of these tires. . We have worked hard to develop this latest collaboration and build on the growing supply offered by manufacturers. ”
Vredestein is a leading manufacturer in the premium tire market and has been developing innovative products for more than 100 years that provide superior driving experience in addition to first-class performance and safety features.
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