Futura Tires: Best Review & Ratings (2017)
Futura Tires: The Who What & Where
Who manufactures Futura tires? Futura tires are a
brand of tires specifically made for and sold in Pep Boys stores,
manufactured by the Cooper Tire Company.
Cooper Tire Company was started in 1914.
Cooper Tire Company is the 9th largest global tire manufacturer,
and come in at 4th largest in the USA.
Futura LTE is considered the premium featured line. The Futura 2000 LTE tires
are a touring tire that has good mileage, a comfortable ride and is good for all season
handling. These tires have an open should design & four circumferential tread grooves
that help to give good wet handling. They also feature a computer aided harmonic
tread design giving a quieter ride.
Futura Touring HR tires are “H” speed rated all season touring tires. These tires
are said to be for customers looking for touring performance tires within a reasonable
price. These tires feature optimized bead contour, giving better rim fitment and
improving the quality of the ride. They also have circumferential and lateral grooves
that provide wet handling and traction.These tires have standard wear and offer
Futura Touring VR tires are have similar features to the HR tires, they are “V”
speed rated. They also have optimized bead contour, to improve the quality of the ride
as well as giving better rim fitment. These tires have a spiral nylon overwrap. This
improves uniformity and the appearance of the tires while eliminating rapid tread wear.
Futura Scrambler tires are considered entry level, all season tires for SUV’s and
light trucks. They feature an open shoulder design and four circumferential tread
grooves that work together to provide good wet traction. These tires have a rigid lower sidewall that enhances handling and stability.