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General Tire Introduces the AltiMAX™ RT45

  • The AltiMAX™ RT45 is available on July 1st, 2022

  • Available in 136 sizes, covering more than 85% of the segment

Fort Mill, SC – July 1st, 2022.  General Tire has proudly launched its new long-lasting, all-season touring tire for passenger cars and crossovers, on July 1st, 2022.

The AltiMAX™ RT45 delivers the same great performance as the AltiMAX™ RT43, plus a 10% increase in wear!* Developed for year-round driving with confident handling in all conditions, this tire comes complete with the Replacement Tire Monitor and Visual Alignment Indicators, which aid in detecting tire wear.  The AltiMAX™ RT45 ranges in size from 14-20”” rim diameter, and offers an expansive size lineup with 136 sizes, covering more than 85% of the segment.

Key Features of the AltiMAX™ RT45

  • Reliable braking on wet roads

  • Responsive handling on wet and dry roads

  • Optimal traction in light snow

  • Low road noise

  • Long-Lasting treadwear

“We are excited to add the AltiMAX™ RT45 to our product portfolio and build on the legacy of the AltiMAX™ RT43, said Travis Roffler, Director of Marketing for General Tire.  “We are confident that this new tire will truly deliver the longevity and all-season performance our customers desire.”

Backed by up to a 75,000-mile limited treadwear warranty and 45-day trial period**, the AltiMAX™ RT45 DELIVERS the ultimate in all season performance and comfort.





*Based on internal tire testing comparing AltiMAX RT45 to Altimax RT43 (215/55R17). On road results may vary.

**Restrictions and limitations apply. See warranty manual at generaltire.com/warranty for complete coverage details.




For over 100 years General Tire has offered a complete quality line of ultra-high performance, passenger, light truck, off-road and commercial tires to meet all your needs. General Tire is a proud supporter of Major League Fishing, ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East, ARCA Menards Series West, Team Lucas, ROUSH Performance, Expedition Overland, Camburg Engineering, FreestyleMx.com Tour, Zero One Odyssey, and Jeep Jamboree USA. Team GT supports athletes: Jim Beaver, Jerett Brooks, Cory Winner, Kyle Greaves, Stan Shelton, Ryan Beat, Skeet Reese, Edwin Evers, Mark Rose, Ott DeFoe, Andy Montgomery, James Watson, Alton Jones Jr., and Britt Myers.


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