New Yokohama ADVAN Sport V107 chosen as the original equipment for Mercedes GLS 63 4MATIC+

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd has announced that Mercedes-AMG has selected its ADVAN Sport V107 tires as original equipment for the new GLS 63 4MATIC+ cars. Yokohama Rubber began supplying the tires in October 2019 in two sizes: 285/45ZR22 114Y size front tires and 325/40ZR22 114Y size rear tires.

The «ADVAN Sport V107» is a high-performance tire developed by Yokohama Rubber primarily for use on high-power premium cars. It improves upon the already excellent driving performance necessary for premium cars, while maintaining the superior comfort and safety of the V105. The tires were jointly developed with Mercedes-AMG and bear the automaker’s «MO1» mark of approval on the tire sidewall.

Yokohama ADVAN Sport V107
Yokohama ADVAN Sport V107

Within the framework of it medium-term management plan Grand Design 2020 (GD2020), Yokohama Rubber is positioning its presence in the premium class tire market segment as the main direction of its business development. One of the specific strategies for achieving this goal is «premium-class tire strategy» aimed at strengthening Yokohama’s positions as the supplier of OE tires for luxury cars both in Japan and overseas.

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Yokohama ADVAN Sport V107

  • This tire replaced Yokohama / ADVAN Sport V105
  • Original Equipment (OE) tires for:
    • • Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class V167 [2019 .. 2021]
    • • BMW X3 III (G01) [2017 .. 2021]
    • • BMW X4 G02 [2018 .. 2021]
    • • Mercedes-Benz GLA-Class AMG X156 [2013 .. 2021]
  • Year Released: 2018
  • Regions for sale: Northern America, Europe
Yokohama ADVAN Sport V107

We will emphasize that the first information about the release of the ADVAN Sport V107 model was out still in the summer of 2018. The information about this model being homologated by Mercedes-AMG is drawing closer the moment of the new summer model from Yokohama appearing on the aftermarket because when V105 was released, the tire maker acted according to the same scenario.

Updated: April 29!

Yokohama Rubber announced that since July 2019 it has also been supplying the Advan Sport V107 tires to the BMW Group as the OE for BMW X3 and X4. The cars are fitted with tires of size 225/60 R18 104W.

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