Yokohama Tire signs racing deal

West Racing Press Conf 1Yokohama Tire signed a deal with West Racing Team to provide ADVAN tires for the team’s two Lamborghinis, which will campaign in the ALMS GT Class.

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in the United States, Yokohama Tire is the North American manufacturing and marketing arm of Tokyo, Japan-based The Yokohama Rubber, a global manufacturing and sales company of premium tires.

The company’s product line includes the dB Super E-spec – the world’s first tire to use orange oil to reduce petroleum – as well as tires for high-performance, light truck, passenger car, commercial truck and bus and off-the-road mining and construction applications.

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