|Title Three Nexen Tire OE tires approved for new Audi A3 family||Date2021-02-19|
- German automaker approves three new tire models N'FERA Sport, N'Blue S and WINGUARD Sport 2
Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, today announced that it will supply the N'FERA SPORT, N'Blue S, and WINGUARD Sport 2 tires for the new fourth-generation Audi A3.
The fourth-generation Audi A3 family, first unveiled in March 2020, is a premium compact “Audi A3 Sportback” model that is built on Volkswagen Group’s MQB platform. The new luxury “Audi A3 Limousine” features a luxurious interior and exterior design that offers a comfortable ride and dynamic driving performance.
Nexen Tire’s N'FERA SPORT is a European-style premium sports tire that boasts outstanding performance on wet and dry road surfaces. It features upgraded fast driving stability and handling performance, and maximized grip and braking power.
As for the N'Blue S, it is a tire suitable for eco-friendly and high-performance vehicles, which minimizes rotational resistance in response to Europe’s tightened CO2 regulations. Nexen Tire also improved the noise and fuel efficiency of the N'Blue S in compliance with European environmental standards while also reducing pass-by noise. In particular, it has improved high-speed drainage and rain-braking power compared to existing products in the line.
And finally, the WINGUARD Sport 2 is a premium alpine tire that offers steady high-performance of handling and braking capabilities on wet and dry road conditions alike and is also developed to provide a stable driving experience even on icy and snowy surfaces.
N'FERA SPORT is fitted in size 225/45R17 91Y, N'Blue S in 205/55R16 91V, and WINGUARD Sport 2 in 205/55R16 91H.