Maruti Suzuki Ignis will come equipped with Bridgestone’s ECOPIA EP150 tyre as standard fitment. Bridgestone Corporation, today officially announced its 1st original equipment(OE) fitment for ECOPIA – its fuel efficient and eco-friendly tyre range, with EP150 to be fitted on the all new Maruti Suzuki’s – IGNIS, India’s first premium urban compact vehicle for the millennial.
“We are proud to announce our 1 st original equipment fitment for ECOPIA tyres with the newly launched car IGNIS from Maruti Suzuki. We are honored to supply our eco-friendly tyres EP150 with IGNIS which cater to a new segment of premium urban compact vehicles for the masses. Ecopia which was launched one year back in October 2015, has received a positive response which has led to the exponential increase in the sales of Ecopia tyres. Ecopia tyres are available in 26 sizes ranging from 13" to 18" rim diameters and is designed to fit many popular vehicles”, Mr. Katsuyuki Yamamura, Director of Consumer Products, Bridgestone India Pvt. Ltd. said.
ECOPIA EP150 tyres utilize unique compounds and cutting-edge technology in tread design to strike a balance between fuel efficiency, safety and durability. Engineered for the cost-conscious and eco-conscious driver, EP150 has low rolling resistance that reduces the production of harmful carbon dioxide emissions that contribute to global warming.
ECOPIA EP150 is a tyre that truly reflects Bridgestone’s advanced technology and commitment to innovation. This low rolling resistance tyre is designed to deliver excellent fuel economy and low noise while maintaining Bridgestone’s renowned safety standards.
Some of the features of the Bridgestone ECOPIA EP 150 include Excellent braking performance, Improved fuel efficiency, Low noise for a quieter, more comfortable ride, Superior wear resistance, Exceptional handling in hazardous and wet conditions