AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeep(R) has selected Goodyear Wrangler SR-A tires in size P215/65R17 as an original equipment fitment for the Jeep(R) 2007 Compass, a new compact SUV, which is now arriving at Jeep(R) dealerships. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO) The Jeep(R) Compass combines the packaging and functionality of an SUV with the performance, handling, fuel economy and price of a compact car or small pickup. Compass is the Jeep(R) brand's first front-wheel-drive-based product with a fully independent suspension for comfortable on-road ride and handling and fun-to-drive characteristics. Jeep(R) Compass is available in both front- and four-wheel drive, in Sport and Limited models. The Wrangler SR-A is a tire that features all-terrain traction and on- highway quiet. Its aggressive tread pattern is also designed for a smooth, quiet ride. Goodyear tires are original equipment on many vehicles from Acura, Audi, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hummer, Infiniti, Isuzu, Jeep(R), Land Rover, Lexus, Mazda, Mercury, Mitsubishi, Nissan and Toyota. Traditionally, more new vehicles in North America are equipped with Goodyear tires than any other brand. For more information about Goodyear's broad selection of tires for cars, light trucks, SUVs, and more, visit www.goodyeartires.com.
SOURCE The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company