Achilles Tires

PT Multistrada Arah Sarana (MASA) an Indonesian company owns the Achilles Tire brand. The PT Multistrada Arah Sarana (MASA) company was established in 1991. When it came on the market, the company collaborated with industry leaders such as Pirelli and Continental. The reason for this collaboration was to help setting up of its first production facility in 1994. After doing so, the company started producing replacement tires for automobiles. Finally in 2005, the company launched their tire brand, Achilles Tires after years of experience in the industry. The Achilles brands of tires are available in over 80 countries around the world.

The Reasons Why You Can Trust Achilles Tires

1. Manufacturers Trust This Brand

This Tire brand, has received Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) status along with manufacturing replacement tires. This Tire Company has involved itself in strategic partnerships with vehicle manufacturers such as Mitsubishi, Daihatsu, Hyundai, and others. This means that over the years, it has gained manufacturer trust. This is a great achievement for the tire company as car producers desire pristine tires, which can deliver the best results.

2. Achilles is committed to Quality

Any tire’s quality should be built without any concern from the driver. In its pursuit of manufacturing high-quality designs to please its customers, Achilles Tires cuts no corners. The reason for this is to ascertain that the greatest quality standards are being met.

Design Features of Achilles Tires

Handling of the Achilles Tires

The Achilles tires are no stranger to principles. The company has designed its tire products with prudent design features. These features improve the grip and traction. The Achilles Tires design includes directional tread patterns, complemented by grooves, siping, and biting edges.

Durability of the Achilles Tires

The tires that Achilles creates are tough and they offer long-term usage, and encouraging buyers. Thei Tire manufacturer constructs tires with a specially formulated compound material, which results in sturdy tires after fabrication.

Achilles High Performance Summer Tires

1. Achilles ATR Sport Tire

For obvious reasons, budget high-performance tires often get a bad reputation, but it can often be unjustified in some cases. The Achilles ATR Sport (Advanced Technology Radial) is a tire built to provide a higher level of performance that it comes in at a low budget price. This model of Achilles Tires is designed for all types of sport coupes, sedans, and other vehicles, the ATR Sport has an eco-friendly silica tread compound is matched up with an advanced offset design. It is also designed with a directional tread pattern that helps to transfer energy to the road. The reason for this for better fuel efficiency and increased traction and grip on either dry or wet road surfaces, Steering response for this Achilles model is quicker. This is due in part to the continuous center rib. The function of this center rib is to further enhance cornering stability as well.

The Achilles ATR Sport Fits the following Vehicles

Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this Achilles tire will fit

  • Acura brand: TSX, TL, RL, 3.2CL
  • Audi brand: A4, A6, TT
  • BMW brand: Z4, 3 Series, 5 Series
  • Cadillac brand: CTS
  • Chevrolet brand: Camaro, HHR
  • Ford brand. Fusion: Mustang
  • Honda brand: Civic, Accord
  • Hyundai brand: Azera, Genesis
  • Infiniti brand: G35
  • Mazda brand: 6 Speed, 3, RX-8
  • Mercedes: Benz brand. E300
  • Mini Cooper brand
  • Nissan brand: 370Z, Maxima, Sentra
  • Scion bran: xD
  • Subaru brand: Impreza, Legacy 2.5 GT
  • Volvo brand: V70

The Achilles ATR Sport Tire Sizes

15″ Achilles ATR Sport

These sizes include, 195/55R15 85V BLK, 175/60R15 81H BLK, 195/60R15 88V BLK, 185/55R15 82V BLK, 195/50R15 82V BLK

16″ Achilles ATR Sport

These size includes,205/45ZR16 83W BLK, 205/50ZR16 91W XL BLK, 205/55ZR16 94W XL BLK, 215/55ZR16 97W XL BLK, 225/55ZR16 99W XL BLK, 215/60R16 95V BLK, 215/60R16 95H BLK, 195/55R16 87V BLK, 225/55R16 99V XL BLK, 195/50R16 84V BLK, 225/50R16 96V XL BLK, 195/45R16 84V BLK

17″ Achilles ATR Sport

The size includes, 215/55ZR17 98W XL BLK,, 205/40ZR17 84W XL BLK, 205/45ZR17 88W XL BLK, 205/50ZR17 93W XL BLK, 215/45ZR17 91W XL BLK, 215/50ZR17 95W XL BLK, 225/45ZR17 94W XL BLK, 225/50ZR17 98W XL BLK, 235/45ZR17 97W XL BLK, 255/40ZR17 98W BLK, 215/55ZR17 94W BLK, 225/55ZR17 101W XL BLK

18″ Achilles ATR Sport

This size includes, 245/45ZR18 100W XL BLK, 225/40ZR18 92W BLK, 235/40ZR18 95W XL BLK, 245/40ZR18 97W XL BLK, 265/35ZR18 97W XL BLK, 225/45ZR18 95W XL BLK, 215/40ZR18 89W BLK, 215/35ZR18 84W BLK

19″Achilles ATR Sport

This size includes, 225/35ZR19 88W XL BLK, 235/35ZR19 91W XL BLK, 265/30ZR19 93W XL BLK, 245/40ZR19 98W BLK, 245/35ZR19 91W BLK, 275/30ZR19 96W XL BLK

20″Achilles ATR Sport

This size includes, 225/30ZR20 85W XL BLK, 275/30ZR20 97W XL BLK, 245/35ZR20 95W XL BLK, 255/35ZR20 97W XL BLK, 225/35ZR20 90W XL BLK, 225/35ZR20 93W XL BLK, 235/30ZR20 88W XL BLK, 245/30ZR20 90W XL BLK, 245/30ZR20 93W XL BLK

Pros

  • The Achilles ATR Sport offers Good performance on most road conditions
  • The Achilles ATR Sport offers quick steering and very good cornering grip
  • The Achilles ATR Sport offers a comfortable ride for the most part
  • The Achilles ATR Sport offers a gsood value for the price

Cons

  • With the Achilles ATR Sport , don’t even think about driving in winter conditions
  • Treadlife of the Achilles ATR Sport offers

2. Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

Achilles designed the Achilles ATR Sport 2 especially for those looking for a lower-cost alternative in a summer high-performance tire. This Achilles model was built for sport coupes and sedans, the ATR Sport 2 (Advanced Technology Radial 2nd Generation) has been engineered with a directional tread pattern for added dry or wet traction and handling. Furthermore, in this model, Achilles uses a performance silica added tread compound, offset tread block design and solid center rib. The function of these is to enhance steering response and stability. This is done while delivering higher speed handling capabilities.

The Achilles ATR Sport 2 Fits on the following Vehicles

Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this Achilles tire will fit

  • Acura brand: TL, RL, RSX
  • Audi brand: A6, A4, A8L, TT
  • Buick brand and. Corvette, Impala, Monte Carlo, Camaro, Cobalt, Cruze, Malibu
  • Dodge brand: Charger, Avenger, Challenger
  • Ford brand: Mustang GT, Fusion, Focus, Contour
  • Honda brand: Civic, CRZ
  • Hyundai brand: Sonata, Veloster
  • Jaguar brand: XKR, XK8
  • Lexus brand: GS350, GS430, IS300, LS460L
  • Lincoln Brand: LS
  • Mazda brand: a3, RX-8, Miata
  • Mercedes-Benz brand: E550, SL55, SL500, SLK320, CLK430
  • Nissan brand: 370Z, Maxima
  • Scion brand: tC
  • Subaru brand: Legacy, Outback, Impreza, BRZ
  • Volkswagen brand: Jetta, CC Sport, Passat, GTi

Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire Sizes

This size includes, 195/55R15 85V BSW

16″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 195/50R16 84V BSW, 205/55R16 91V BSW, 225/55ZR16 99W XL BSW

17″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 245/40ZR17 95W XL BSW, 205/45ZR17 88W XL BSW, 215/45ZR17 91W XL BSW,225/45ZR17 94W XL BSW, 235/45ZR17 97W XL BSW, 245/45ZR17 99V XL BSW, 225/50ZR17 94W BSW, 215/55ZR17 98W XL BSW,225/55ZR17 97W BSW

18″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 305/30ZR18 97W BSW, 225/35ZR18 87W XL BSW, 255/35ZR18 94W XL BSW, 205/40ZR18 86W XL BSW,225/40ZR18 92W XL BSW, 235/40ZR18 95W XL BSW, 245/40ZR18 97W XL BSW, 275/40ZR18 99W BSW, 225/45ZR18 95W XL BSW,235/45ZR18 98W XL BSW,245/45ZR18 100W XL BSW, 235/50R18 101V XL BSW, 235/50R18 101V XL BSW 225/55ZR18 102W XL BSW

19″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 265/30ZR19 93W XL BSW 275/30ZR19 96W XL BSW 215/35R19 85V XL BSW 235/35ZR19 91W XL BSW, 245/35ZR19 93W XL BSW 255/35ZR19 96W XL

20″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 245/30ZR20 93W XL BSW, 255/30ZR20 92W XL BSW, 275/30ZR20 97W XL BSW, 225/35ZR20 90W XL BSW, 245/35ZR20 97W XL BSW, 245/50ZR20 102W BSW

21″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

This size includes, 245/30ZR21 95W XL BSW, 255/30ZR21 95W XL BSW, 235/35ZR21 89W BSW, 245/35ZR21 92W BSW, 275/35ZR21 99W BSW, 295/35ZR21 103W BSW

22″ Achilles ATR Sport 2 Tire

There are only two tire sizes for this and they are, 245/30ZR22 95W XL BSW and 245/30ZR22 95W XL BSW

Pros

  • The Achilles ATR Sport 2 has a dependable dry and wet traction
  • Cornering grip of the Achilles ATR Sport 2 is quite decent
  • Steering response for the Achilles ATR Sport 2 is better than expected
  • Treadlife of the Achilles ATR Sport 2 is good for a cheap tire
  • The Achilles ATR Sport 2 is good for drifting

Cons

  • The Achilles ATR Sport 2 is not the quietest UHP tire
  • The Achilles ATR Sport 2 will leave the car parked in winter weather conditions

Achilles High Performance All Season Tires

1. Achilles ATR-K Economist Tire

The Achilles ATR-K Economist was built for drivers looking for both performance and comfort. This model is also value-priced (hence the Economist name). This is so that it fits into any budget. For every day driving, this UHP all-season tire is well-suited for all types of sport coupes and luxury sedans.

To increase fuel economy, Achilles uses an all-season tread compound that is designed with lower rolling resistance in mind. They are engineered in such a way that they match up this compound with a symmetric tread pattern. The pattern features twin offset center ribs. The reason for this is to provide enhanced steering response and added stability at higher speeds.

The Achilles ATR-K Economist Fits on the following Vehicles

Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this Achilles tire will fit

  • Acura brand: TSX, TL, RL, 3.2CL
  • Audi brand: A4, A6, TT
  • BMW brand: Z4, 3 Series, 5 Series
  • Cadillac brand: CTS
  • Chevy brand: Camaro, Aveo, Cruze, Malibu, Impala
  • Ford brand: Fusion, Mustang, Fiesta, Escort
  • Honda brand: Civic, Accord, Fit, Inspire
  • Hyundai brand: Azera, Genesis, Accent, Sonata, Elantra
  • Infiniti brand: G35
  • Kia brand: Rio, Sephia
  • Mazda brand: a6, Mazda3, RX-7, RX-8, MX-5
  • Mercedes-Benz brand: E300
  • Mini Cooper brand
  • Mitsubishi brand: Lancer, Mirage, Eclipse, 3000 GT
  • Nissan bran:. 370Z, Maxima, Sentra
  • Scion brand: xD, xB
  • Subaru brand: Impreza, Legacy 2.5 GT
  • Toyota brand: Corolla, Echo, Prius
  • Volkswagen brand: Jetta, Golf, Passat
  • Volvo brand: V70

The Achilles ATR-K Economist Tire Sizes

14″ Achilles ATR-K Economist

The sizes for this includes, 165/50R14 75V XL BSW, 155/55R14 75H XL BSW, 165/55R14 75V XL BSW, 155/65R14 75H XL BSW.

15″ Achilles ATR-K Economist

The sizes for this includes, 165/45R15 75V XL BSW, 165/50R15 75V XL BSW, 185/50R15 79V BSW, 165/55R15 75H BSW, 175/55R15 77V BSW, 155/60R15 75H BSW.

16″ Achilles ATR-K Economist

The sizes for this includes, 165/40R16 75V XL BSW, 165/45R16 74V XL BSW, 165/50R16 77V XL BSW.

17″ Achilles ATR-K Economist

The sizes for this includes, 165/40R17 85V XL BSW, 195/40R17 81V XL BSW, 165/45R17 85V XL BSW, 195/45ZR17 85W XL BSW, 175/55R17 88V XL BSW.

18″ Achilles ATR-K Economist

The sizes for this includes, 195/35ZR18 88W XL BSW, 205/35ZR18 88W XL BSW, 165/40R18 85V XL BSW, 175/45ZR18 88W XL BSW.

Pros

  • The Achilles ATR-K Economist has reliable wet/dry traction and handling
  • The Achilles ATR-K Economist has excellent cornering grip and stability
  • Ride comfort and noise of the Achilles ATR-K Economist is better than average
  • Treadlife of the Achilles ATR-K Economist is quite good

Cons

  • The Achilles ATR-K Economist has poor traction on moderate to deep snow and ice

Achilles Light Truck / SUV / Crossover Tires

1. Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

The Achilles Company designed this stylish and ultra-high performance all-season Desert Hawk UHP tire to give superior traction and grip. The Desert Hawk UHP also sports a lower price for budget-minded drivers looking to get more bang for the buck to suit the demanding requirements of pickup, 4×4 and SUV owners,. The Desert Hawk UHP Features a unique directional tread design and silica enhanced tread compound. This model of Achilles tire provides excellent traction, cornering grip and braking on dry pavement. They are also engineered with a solid center rib. The function of this is help the tire deliver quicker steering response and reduced braking, which is a strong point for this particular model.

Achilles offers the Desert Hawk UHP in a range of 17-24 inch sizes. This way, they make it easy for those looking to plus size. They are also designed with a built-in rim guard. This helps protect expensive custom wheels from accidental damage. This model of Achilles tire comes with a V-speed rating. A limited tread warranty is also provided.

The Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Fits on the Following Vehicles

Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this tire will fit

  • Acura brand: MDX, ZDX
  • Audi brand: Q5, Q7
  • BMW brand: X3, X5
  • Buick brand: Enclave
  • Chevrolet brand: Equinox, Suburban, Silverado, Tahoe
  • Dodge brand: Nitro, Dakota, Durango, Ram
  • Ford brand: Explorer, F-150, Flex, Escape
  • GMC brand: Sierra, Envoy
  • Honda brand: CRV, Pilot
  • Hyundai brand: Santa Fe
  • Jeep brand: Grand Cherokee
  • Infiniti brand: QX56, FX35
  • Lexus brand: RX350, RX450H, LX570
  • Mercedes-Benz brand: GL450
  • Mercury brand: Mountaineer
  • Nissan brand: Murano, Armada, Frontier, Titan
  • Porsche brand: Cayenne
  • Toyota brand: Land Cruiser, Venza, Tundra, 4Runner
  • Volkswagen brand: Touareg
  • Volvo brand: XC90

Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire Sizes

18″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

There are only two for this size, and these are 235/55R18 104V XL BW and 255/55R18 109V XL BW

19″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

This size includes, 275/45R19 108V XL BW, 255/50R19 107V XL BW, 235/55R19 105V XL BW,245/55R19 103V BW

20″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

This size includes, 315/35R20 110V XL BW, 245/40R20 99V XL BW, 275/40R20 106V XL BW, 245/45R20 99V BW, 245/45R20 99V BW,255/45R20 105V XL BW, 275/45R20 110V XL BW, 275/45R20 110V XL BW, 265/50R20 112V XL BW, 285/50R20 112V BW,275/55R20 117V XL BW

21″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

There is only one for this size 265/40R21 105V XL BW

22″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

This size includes, 245/30R22 95V XL BW, 265/35R22 106V XL BW, 265/35R22 106V XL BW, 285/35R22 112V XL BW, 285/40R22 110V XL BW, 305/40R22 114V XL BW, 305/40R22 114V XL BW, 285/45R22 114V XL BW, 285/45R22 114V XL BW, 305/45R22 118V XL BW

24″ Achilles Desert Hawk UHP Tire

There are only two sizes for this size, and these are 305/35R24 112V XL BW and 305/35R24 112V XL BW

Pros

  • The Desert Hawk UHP has an excellent dry traction, handling and cornering grip
  • Steering of the Desert Hawk UHP is quick and responsive
  • The Desert Hawk UHP is a stylish looking tire
  • The Desert Hawk UHP tire is Budget-priced

Cons

  • The Desert Hawk UHP is not suitable for driving in winter conditions
  • Ride comfort of the Desert Hawk UHP is harsher as tire wears down
  • The Desert Hawk UHP has poor tread life

2. Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

The Desert Hawk XMT S has an aggressive tread pattern and cut/chip resistant tread compound. This model is designed with a sturdy that is enough to deal with all types of rugged terrain such as rocks, deep ruts etc. this tire can as well tackle soft sand, dirt and gravel with relative ease. Achilles engineered this with a unique X-Protection sidewall. The function of this is to protect the tire from cuts, tears and other damage caused by rocks and any sharp objects your tire comes into contact with on the road. it is also equipped with a 3-step block pattern that will give you a better handling, stability and the bite you need when you’re traveling over different off-road terrains. These different terrains include mud, snow, rocks and gravel.

The Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Fits on the following Vehicles

Please note that this is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this Achilles tire will fit

  • Dodge brand: Ram, Dakota, Durango
  • Ford brand: F-150, Ranger, Bronco, Expedition
  • GMC brand: Sierra, Canyon, Jimmy, Suburban
  • Hummer brand: H3
  • Isuzu brand: Trooper, Hombre5, Rodeo, Amigo S
  • Mazda brand: B3 Series
  • Mitsubishi brand: Montero
  • Nissan brand: Crew Cab, Titan, Pathfinder
  • Jeep brand: Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, Liberty, CJ5, CJ7
  • Land Rover brand: Range Rover
  • Toyota brand: FJ Cruiser, 4Runner, Tacoma, Tundra

Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire Sizes

15″ Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

This size includes, 235/75-15 109Q BW, 27/8.50-15 C 95Q BW, 30/9.5-15 104Q BW,31/10.5-15 C 109Q BW,32/11.5-15 C 113Q BW,33/12.5-15 C 112Q BW

16″ Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

This size includes, LT235/85-16 120/116Q BW, 245/70-16 XL 111H BW, LT245/75-16 C 108Q, LT265/70-16 D 117Q, LT265/75-16 D 123Q BW

17″ Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

This size includes, LT265/65-17 D 120Q, LT265/70-17 D 118Q, LT285/70-17 D 121Q, LT305/70-17 D 119Q BW

18″ Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

There is only one for this size 265/60-18 112Q BW

20″ Achilles Desert Hawk X-MT Tire

There are only two for this size, 33/12.5-20 E 114Q BW, 35/12.5-20 E BW

Pros

  • The Desert Hawk XMT S has an excellent Treadwear
  • The Desert Hawk XMT S has great Off-road traction, grip, and handling
  • Dry traction, grip, and handling of the Desert Hawk XMT S is outstanding
  • The Desert Hawk XMT S is puncture resistant
  • The Desert Hawk XMT S is also offered at a low price

Cons

  • The Desert Hawk XMT S is not the best on wet road surfaces

Recommendations

We hope you find our Achilles Tires review helpful, these models reviewed above are improved versions from the Achilles Company. The High-performance Achilles Tires have proven to deliver a good deal of performance. We recommend all tires for your safe drive on the road.

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