NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Oct. 10, 2006) – When the all-new, redesigned 2007 Chrysler Sebring rolls into U.S. showrooms this fall it will be fitted exclusively with tires from Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire, LLC (BFNT).
BFNT will supply the Chrysler Group’s Sebring Sedan with Firestone FR690™ tires in size P215/65R16 96T, while the Chrysler Sebring Touring and Chrysler Sebring Limited will ride on Bridgestone-brand Turanza™ EL40002™ tires in sizes P215/60R17 95T and P215/55R18 94T, respectively.
The Bridgestone Turanza EL40002 in size P215/60R17 95T will also be optional equipment on the Chrysler Sebring Sedan. The Bridgestone Turanza EL40002 in size P215/55R18 94T will be optional equipment on the Chrysler Sebring Touring.
The Firestone FR690 is a T-speed rated, original equipment all-season tire. Bridgestone’s Turanza EL40002 is a T-speed rated, all-season, luxury, touring original equipment tire.
The 2007 Chrysler Sebring mid-size sedan follows Chrysler’s creed of delivering stunning design and craftsmanship with high-levels of performance and safety at an affordable price. It will be available in U.S. dealerships in the fourth quarter of 2006.
Chrysler Sebring vehicles designated for export will ride on Bridgestone brand Turanza ER300 tires in size 215/60R17 96H. Bridgestone’s Turanza ER300 is an H-speed rated, luxury, touring original equipment tire. The Bridgestone Turanza ER300 is the standard tire for Chrysler Sebring vehicles designated for export.
To contribute to a discussion about the Bridgestone Turanza tires on new 2007 Sebring models click here.