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Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Year Released: 2008
  • Regions for sale: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Russia+, East Asia, Oceania
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Reasons to buy vote if agree

– According to the reviews, this tire handled well in any conditions, including snow, ice, desert terrain and mud.
– The tire's price is considered by many as well worth it for the performance.
– A few drivers mentioned that they were impressed by the smooth and quiet ride of this tire.

Reasons not to buy

– A couple of drivers complained that these tires were difficult to balance.

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Nankang N889


Looking for the supreme mud tire? Look no further. The NANKANG MUDSTAR M/T has large, aggressive tread blocks for traction in extreme conditions. Its large, open tread voids help to evacuate water and mud and enhance performance and handling in a variety of conditions, and it has outlined white lettering for a classic, rugged truck look.

  • Large, aggressive tread blocks provide excellent traction needed in extreme conditions
  • Rigid shoulder and sidewall design absorbs the bumpiness from rugged roads to increase comfort
  • Large, open tread voids help to evacuate water and mud
  • Pinned for studs allowing optional enhanced winter traction
  • Stud Pin Size #12

Nankang N889 Latest News

  • Sep 07, 2016

    Nankang N889 Mudstar M/T Tire

    Tried in South Burgundy. Work well !!!!

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Nankang / N889
Car Type
All Season
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 "
165 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 285 / 305 / 315 mm
Aspect Ratio
60 / 70 / 75 / 85 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
K (max 68 mph) ... S (max 112 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

Nankang / N889 Sizes & Specifications

Note! Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.

Rim Model Size Index Features Load range Rolling resistance Price
R15 165/60 R15 77S 165/60 R15 77S WL
R15 235/75 R15 104/101Q 235/75 R15 104/101Q OW
R16 235/85 R16 120/116N 235/85 R16 120/116N OW
R16 245/75 R16 108/104N 245/75 R16 108/104N OW
R16 245/75 R16 120/116N 245/75 R16 120/116N OW
R16 265/75 R16 112/109N 265/75 R16 112/109N OW
R16 265/75 R16 119/116N 265/75 R16 119/116N OW
R16 265/75 R16 123/120K 265/75 R16 123/120K OW
R16 265/75 R16 123/120N 265/75 R16 123/120N OW
R16 285/75 R16 122/119M 285/75 R16 122/119M OW
R16 305/70 R16 118/115Q 305/70 R16 118/115Q OW
R16 315/75 R16 121Q 315/75 R16 121Q OW
R17 245/70 R17 119/116Q 245/70 R17 119/116Q OW
R17 255/75 R17 111/108Q 255/75 R17 111/108Q OW
R17 265/70 R17 112/109Q 265/70 R17 112/109Q OW
R17 265/70 R17 121/118N 265/70 R17 121/118N OW
R17 285/70 R17 121Q 285/70 R17 121Q OW

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  • Sep 07, 2016

    Nankang N889 Mudstar M/T Tire

    Tried in South Burgundy. Work well !!!!