The Goodyear Wrangler MTR With Kevlar tire has an asymmetrical tread design and the DuPont Kevlar reinforced sidewalls promises to be a contender in the hot MT tire market. Goodyear says using Kevlar increases sidewall toughness and puncture resistance by 35 percent. It also helps reinforce the sidewall for on-pavement driving. The asymmetrical tread design looks directional, but Goodyear says the tires are NOT directional, can run either way and have been tested that way. For those who don't like white lettering, the new MTR with Kevlar might disappoint, as many sizes will have white outline lettering. That means white outline letters out, ready to be scraped into white sidewalls by rocks. The larger sizes up to 42 inches, will have black lettering, so that will be fine. The silica tread compound enhances wet traction and the durometer seems to be between the old MTR and the sticky comp tires Goodyear has built. The rubber feels soft and supple when doing the old twist and fingernail tread test (scientific test procedure). The Goodyear MTR with Kevlar is a very competent tire and worthy descendent of the Wrangler MT and MTR.
Haven't had these tire too long but they have been up to every challenge I've put them through so far. Great in the rocks. Good in the mud. Not too loud on the road. Plus 4wheel parts had a insanity good price on them and the 80 rebate.
what is the weight of this tire in 35x12x15?
Asked by Pk from on
Hi Pk The 35x12.50R-15LT, Wrangler MT/R with Kevlar Tire weighs 69.5 pounds. Thanks
Answered by LWiff ext 4804 from on
Hello, Would this fit a 2014 JK Unlimited with a 4 in lift. I currently have 33's on it but would like bigger tires. Also, would you know if i need to have my jeep "recalibrated" to accomidate the new tires.
Asked by Petey from Sunny Southern California on
Hey Petey, the Goodyear Tires 35x12.50R15LT, Wrangler MT/R with Kevlar would fit on your 2014 JK unlimited with a 4 inch lift. You may need to recalibrate but it is not a must do thing. If you do want to recalibrate you can use part number SCI3570. Thanks for your question.
Answered by Devin B. ext 4835 from Sunny Southern California on
Will the 35x12.50x15 MTRS ship truck freight or UPS ground?
Asked by Jeeper40 from NC on
Jeeper, the Goodyear Tires 35x12.50R15LT, Wrangler MT/R with Kevlar will ship UPS ground. Hope this helps!
Answered by Zach O. ext 4939 from NC on
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