Double Coin, CMA debut new low-profile regional drive tire

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Double Coin and CMA LLC say the Double Coin RLB490 low-profile regional drive tire takes the core specifications of the RLB900 and upgrades it for enhanced performance and durability. The RLB490 is intended to be a premium regional traction drive tire with specific components specially designed for tough pickup-and-delivery applications.

The RLB490 has an original tread depth of 19/32 to 22/32 inch, which is designed to endure rapid tread wear in high scrub applications. Special features to enhance performance, according to the companies, include:

  • Large grooves and sipes in tread area for higher traction, water dispersion and even wear;
  • Wide shoulders to enhance maneuverability and deliver even footprint pressure;
  • Aggressive tread design for traction needs in today’s regional drive environment; and
  • Special tread compounds to fight scrub and irregular wear.
  • The tire is available in sizes 225/70R19.5/12, 245/70R19.5/16, 265/70R19.5/16, 255/70R22.5/16 and 275/70R22.5/16. For more information, go to www.doublecoin-us.com.