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Continental Displays New 19.5-inch Steer Tire at Work Truck Show


  • Conti Hybrid HS3 19.5” steer tire delivers high mileage with good fuel economy

  • Tires for various applications will be on display to serve the growing market
Hybrid HS3 19.5 details

FORT MILL, S.C. – March 3, 2019. Technology giant Continental, one of the largest automotive suppliers and tire manufacturers in the world, is displaying its 19.5-inch tire portfolio at the NTEA Work Truck Show, March 5-8, 2019. Highlights include the new Conti Hybrid HS3 19.5” steer tire, which delivers high mileage performance, improved wear resistance, and good fuel efficiency thanks to its two-layer cap/base tread construction and distinctive tread grooves. The company offers a full portfolio of 19.5” tires as well as truck and bus tires for long haul, regional, urban, on/off-road, and off-road applications.

Attendees can visit Continental at the Work Truck Show in booth 5883.

Continental’s new line of on/off-road commercial construction tires will also be available to view. The Conti HSC 3 steer tire, Conti HDC 3 drive tire, and Conti HAC 3 all-position tire are designed to meet the needs of construction vehicle manufacturers, especially highway dump trucks and cement mixers. Built to deliver on-road mileage, traction, and retreadability, the tires are planned for full release later this year. Manufacturers who are currently purchasing Continental’s HSC1, HDC1, and HTC1 or other construction products will be able to see the new generation, delivering performance improvements over their predecessors.

One of the largest automotive suppliers and tire manufacturers in the world, Continental develops pioneering technologies to make fleets safer, more efficient, and more connected. With innovative tire technology and digital fleet solutions, Continental optimizes tire lifecycle management for the Lowest Overall Driving Cost.

Continental develops pioneering technologies and services for sustainable and connected mobility of people and their goods. Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transport. In 2017, Continental generated sales of €44 billion and currently employs more than 243,000 people in 60 countries.

The Tire Division has 24 production and development locations worldwide. As one of the leading tire manufacturers with around 54,000 employees, the division posted sales of €11.3 billion in 2017. Continental ranks among the technology leaders in tire production and offers a broad product range for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and two-wheelers. Through continuous investment in R&D, Continental makes a major contribution to safe, cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility. The Tire division’s portfolio includes services for the tire trade and for fleet applications, as well as digital management systems for commercial vehicle tires.