<%@LANGUAGE="VBSCRIPT"%> ROCKCRAWLER.com - Bridgestone to Supply Tires for Subaru Baja

Subaru BajaNASHVILLE, TN The Bridgestone Potenza RE92 tire has been selected as the OE tire for the new 2003 Subaru? Baja?. Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire Company, LLC (BFNT) is supplying the tire in size P225/60R16 in an H-speed rating.

The all-wheel drive Baja is the newest Subaru crossover vehicle, and is based on the Legacy/Outback platform. It arrived in U.S. showrooms in September 2002.

While the H-speed rated, all-season Bridgestone Potenza RE92 has been available for some time, this is the only application to feature raised white letters on the tire sidewall, a feature designed specifically for Subaru.

This tire represents 24 months of joint development and engineering work between Bridgestone/Firestone and Subaru,” said Michael Martini, vice president, North American Consumer Original Equipment Sales, BFNT. Bridgestone/Firestone and Subaru have worked together on original equipment tire fitments for the past 10 years," Martini added.

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