News - 2018

Bridgestone BATTLAX ADVENTURE A41Tires Selected as Original Equipment on BMW R 1200 GS and Other Adventure Category Models


Tokyo (May 30, 2018)-- Bridgestone Corporation (Bridgestone) today announced BATTLAX ADVENTURE A41 tires have been selected as original equipment for a series of BMW motorcycles in the adventure category. Bridgestone has designed tires for the BMW R 1200 GS, BMW R 1200 GS Adventure, BMW F 750 GS and BMW F 850 GS. BATTLAX ADVENTURE A41 tires from Bridgestone are designed for high performance, enabling the motorcycle to offer a confidence-inspiring ride on various terrains.

A flagship for the motorcycle adventure category, Bridgestone BATTLAX ADVENTURE A41 tires are specially designed for enhanced braking and improved cornering grip in dry and wet conditions. Going forward, Bridgestone will deploy BATTLAX ADVENTURE A41 tires and other Bridgestone brand products worldwide and expand their use as original equipment.

BMW R 1200 GS Front 120/70 R19M/C 60V
Rear 170/60 R17M/C 72V

* Photographs contained in this news release are used with permission from BMW Motorrad.
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* The tire image is not the same size for all models, but pattern design is the same.

About Bridgestone Corporation:
Bridgestone Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, is the world’s largest tire and rubber company. In addition to tires for use in a wide variety of applications, it also manufactures a broad range of diversified products, which include industrial rubber and chemical products and sporting goods. Its products are sold in over 150 nations and territories around the world.

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