Yokohama tyres have been selected as the original fitment for Audi’s stylish performance sports utility vehicle the Q7.
Audi’s list of requirements for the 4×4 included tyres that are capable of handling the vehicles considerable performance output.
The Yokohama Advan fit the German car makers bill for original equipment on its full-size, luxury SUV, and they will be offered in two sizes – 275/45R20 110Y or 265/50R19 110Y – for both front and rear wheels.
The Japanese tyre manufacturers are delighted to have been chosen to supply the tyres and commented that the Advan’s high level of overall performance, proven stability and comfort at high speeds (300 km/h), as well as excellent braking, make it a perfect partner for the Q7.
The Q7 is the third Audi model to have Yokohama tyres fitted as original equipment, along with the S6 and S8 Audi’s top-class S series.
Audi describe the Q7 as setting standards in the SUV segment. They enthuse: “It ingeniously combines sportiness and versatility, sophisticated technology and the luxury of a premium-class vehicle.
“On the road it excels with sporty driving performance and dynamism; off-road its uncompromising propulsion is dazzling. The Audi Q7 is the performance SUV from the creator of quattro.”
Oliver Hall, Operations Team