Mar 14, 2016 NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Bridgestone Dueler Tires Featured as Original Equipment on 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Mike Martini, president, original equipment, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations

The iconic Jeep brand has its roots in off-road adventure, and it is the ideal vehicle to showcase the performance and durable dependability of the Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport and Dueler Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tires.

Mike Martini, president, original equipment, U.S. and Canada Consumer Tire Sales Divisions, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations

2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee in showrooms now

Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced that two of its Bridgestone-brand Dueler tires are featured as original equipment on the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee, the latest generation of the most awarded SUV ever.

Engineered to exceed the performance standards of today’s consumer, the Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport tire is available on select Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo and Limited models. Specially designed for high-performing SUVs, pickup trucks and crossover vehicles, the Dueler H/P Sport tire from Bridgestone combines traction and toughness with superior driving performance, comfort and reliability.

The Bridgestone-brand Dueler Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tire is original equipment on all Overland models of the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and comes optional on Limited models. Combining year-round traction, handling and comfort with reduced environmental impact, the Bridgestone Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tire provides durable, dependable, all-season performance, and the tire’s low rolling resistance helps contribute to greater fuel efficiency.

“Bridgestone is committed to delivering innovative and industry-leading products that allow consumers to continue their journey, wherever it takes them,” said Mike Martini, president, original equipment, U.S. and Canada Consumer Tire Sales Divisions, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations. “The iconic Jeep brand has its roots in off-road adventure, and it is the ideal vehicle to showcase the performance and durable dependability of the Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport and Dueler Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tires.”

The Bridgestone Dueler H/P Sport tire is original equipment on the 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo and Limited models in size 265/60R18. The Dueler Ecopia H/L 422 Plus tire from Bridgestone is available on the 2016 Jeep Cherokee Summit, Overland and Limited models in size 265/50R20.

To learn more about the Dueler and Ecopia tire lines from Bridgestone, visit bridgestonetire.com/tire-brand/dueler and bridgestonetire.com/tire-brand/ecopia