Posted on August 01, 2016

BFGoodrich® Tires’ Advantage T/A® Sport Arrives In Market Tire Available Nationwide Starting Today

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Greenville, S.C., Aug. 1, 2016BFGoodrich® Tires is bringing fun to drivers' daily routines as its new BFGoodrich® Advantage T/A® Sport tire is available at more than 20,000 authorized dealers starting today. This year-round tire is designed with improved traction, handling and braking performance to extract maximum enjoyment out of everyday driving without sacrificing the practicality that drivers require.

Available in 54 sizes for a wide selection of sedan, sporty coupe, passenger CUV and minivan fitments, the BFGoodrich Advantage T/A® Sport delivers the ideal combination of performance and versatility. excellent steering response, handling and durability combine with optimal flexibility to prepare drivers for a wide range of changing weather and road conditions.

"BFGoodrich Tires has enjoyed incredible success with its last two tires - the All-Terrain T/A® KO2 and g-force™ COMP2™ A/S," said Jon Hausman, marketing manager for BFGoodrich Tires. "This Advantage T/A® Sport tire is designed for broad usage in some of the most popular vehicles, while providing drivers with timely performance when they need it during their everyday driving behavior and allowing them to explore the fun driving can provide.

The Advantage T/A Sport delivers better wet braking1, snow traction2 and dry handling3 while backed by a 70,000-mile warranty4. This adds up to a daily "FUN" experience on the roads: with Four seasons of traction, Undeniable performance mile after mile and New levels of handling.

The BFGoodrich Advantage T/A® Sport is offered in 54 sizes, ranging from 15" to 18" with T, H and V speed ratings, and will include six new sizes not offered previously (three 18", two 17", and one 16"). Additional sizes for CUV, SUV and pickup trucks will arrive in 2017 with the BFGoodrich Advantage T/A Sport LT.

For additional information about the BFGoodrich Tires Advantage T/A® Sport tire, please visit http://www.BFGoodrichTires.com.

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[1] Based on internal wet braking results from 50 MPH using a 2013 Honda Accord LX vs. previous generation BFGoodrich® Advantage T/A® tire in size 215/55R17 94V. Actual on-road results may vary.

[2] Based on third-party snow traction tests using ASTM Test Method F1805-12 vs. previous generation BFGoodrich® Advantage T/A® tire in size 215/55R17 94V. Actual on-road results may vary.

[3] Based on internal dry handling results using a 2013 Honda Accord LX vs. previous-generation BFGoodrich® Advantage T/A® tire in size 215/55R17 94V. Actual on-road results may vary.

[4] 70,000-mile limited treadlife warranty for T-rated tires; 60,000-mile limited treadlife warranty for H-/V-rated tires.

About BFGoodrich

BFGoodrich Tires is dedicated to providing high performance tires for those who have a passion for driving in virtually any environment. Combining technical expertise with 50 years of motorsports experience, BFGoodrich delivers tires for a full range of driving experiences from ultra-high performance street to off-road terrain with one common theme – extreme performance. Come upgrade your performance with BFGoodrich and see where our tires can take you at www.BFGoodrichTires.com, www.BFGoodrichRacing.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @BFGoodrichTires.