Nissan Terrano is a big hit in India due to its tough and rugged design. The Terrano is known for its off-road capabilities as well as for its on road performance. The vehicle is spacious and provides ample amount of comfort as a result of its well engineered chassis that can withstand torture put forth by different tough terrain conditions
The performance package that the Nissan Terrano offers definitely has the involvement of tyres. Tyres have been always that part of a car without which the performance in terms of powerful engine and transmission becomes an utter waste.
We thought of helping you guys figure out which tyres suits best for your Nissan Terrano, whether its for driving in wet weather conditions or in dry summer heat.
The Nissan Terrano comes with a tyre size of 16 inches. In terms of choices, there are 15 tyre makers like LINGLONG, MRF and CEAT that offers tyre options for the Terrano in India. Prices for Nissan Terrano tyres start at Rs. 6,886 and popular tyre models that fit are LTX FORCE, WRANGLER AT/SA and Wanderer Sport.
NOTE: The following is the tyre size guide
Nissan Terrano Tyre Size
|Variant Name(Tyre Size Guide)||Tyre Size|
|XE D 85PS||215/65 R16|
|XL (P)||215/65 R16|
|AWD Diesel||215/65 R16|
|Sport Edition||215/65 R16|
|XL D(O)||215/65 R16|
|XV D Premium 110 PS||215/65 R16|
|XV D Premium 110 PS AMT||215/65 R16|
Michelin LTX FORCE:
The Michelin LTX force series tyres perform superb in wet condition. The tyres provide enhanced braking in wet road conditions which makes it suitable in areas where the tyres constantly have to deal with such weather conditions.
The tyres have hydroplaning resistance due to the groove design which means that the the contact area will effectively remove water through the channel of the groove which will provide maximum traction even in wet conditions. The tread pattern assures good grip while cornering and the tyre provides stability due to wider contact patch.
Mohan Kumar, Commercial Director, MICHELIN India said, "The SUV market is one of the fastest growing segments in India. Industry estimates indicate one in four vehicles sold last year was an SUV and as more Indians opt for SUV’s, this segment is estimated to continue growing, both in cities and upcountry towns. Our LTX Force is an all-rounder and is ideal for SUV owners who regularly use their vehicle on both paved and unpaved road. Innovation is at the heart of our product development and this tyre is a perfect example of it, where we showcase a seamless transformation from track to road. By using this range, the SUV users in India will benefit from the international technology that has enjoyed numerous podium finishes at grueling all terrain competitions such as Rally WRC."
MRF Wanderer Street:
MRF wanderer street is meant for a wide range of SUV’s. The tyre has bold sidewall graphics which makes the vehicle look stylish and distinctive. The computer-generated tread-block sequence provides the performance that is needed on rough road surfaces. The cut-resistant tread compounds ensure longer life or durability. In addition to all these features, the multi layered reinforced steel belt with the N-66 cap ply enhances performance in all types of terrains.
The continuous and deep grooves from center to corner provide good grip and cornering capabilities. The deep groove channels the water away from the contact patch resulting in resistance to aquaplaning which provides traction to corner. The innovative tread compound and robust construction minimize tread wear and the tread pattern offers confident wet and dry grip performance
Bridgestone TURANZA T001:
The Bridgestone TURANZA T001 is well suitable for wet as well as dry weather conditions. The tread design is engineered to provide maximum control over the vehicle primarily in wet weather conditions and bad sections of roads. The tyres have superior grip enhancing compounds used. High Strength materials are used during construction to provide ample performance.
The continuous and deep grooves from center to corner provide good grip and cornering capabilities. The deep groove channels the water away from the contact patch resulting in resistance to aquaplaning which provides traction to corner. The innovative tread compound and robust construction minimize tread wear and the tread pattern offers confident wet and dry grip performance.
JK Ranger H/T:
The JK tyres UK Royale is a tyre constructed without compromising any features or elements. The process of vulcanization is involved which includes the usage of the manufacturer’s special technologies that allow the vehicles mounted with the tyre to perform well in wet weather conditions. The wing patterned tyre tread provides supreme grip on wet surfaces and the stiff sidewall supports by providing stability and precise handling.
The tyres provide grip in wet weather conditions thanks to the deep grooves that channel water away from the contact patch resulting in resistance towards aquaplaning or hydroplaning. The tread pattern provides superior ride quality and the appearance gives you a premium feel. The continuous and deep grooves from center to corner provide good grip and cornering capabilities
GOODYEAR WRANGLER AT SILENTTRAC:
The Wrangler AT SilentTrac is equipped with Durawall technology which provides superior off-road durability with improved quiet and comfort for on road and extended mileage, achieving the best balance between on and off road. The improved DuraWall Technology features a tough sidewall with thicker gauge and robust compound that provides greater resistance to cuts and punctures with high abrasion and tear resistance for off-road usage. The thicker rubber layer under tread softens contact with the road and reduces noise.
The aggressive traction blocks on the WRANGLER AT SILENTTRAC are angled for a progressive impact to lower pattern noise. The tyre delivers an enhanced contact patch allowing the load to be evenly distributed for more even wear. There is stability on angles especially under high acceleration. The tyres perform well in wet weather condition. The optimized rubber sipe and the strong tyre shoulders assist the rider to corner in wet weather conditions with supreme confidence.