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Meanwhile, rim manufacturer Accuride Wheels has produced a specially designed wheel to support the new tyre size. A new monoblock 24.5x9.00 wheel has been created which replaces the current 24x8.5 (one-piece) tubeless wheel (TL) and the 8.5-24 (multi-piece) wheel, which are significantly heavier for tube-tyre (TT).
Prometeon has developed the new tyre for easier assembly and dismantling, and improved safety during operations. In addition, the new tyre has a greater load capacity (up to 5 tonnes per tyre) that ensures a broader application spectrum.
The new 325/90 R24.5 TL offers an alternative to 325/95 R24 and 12.00 R24 sizes on a new rim type specially developed by Accuride. This tyre/wheel rim combination becomes up to 957 kilograms lighter when shifting from a TT to a TL rim on vehicles typically used in Middle Eastern countries, where this size is the most common.
All this was made possible by adopting the state-of-the-art technology available on the entire Pirelli Serie 02 range, to offer a sustainable product that optimises operating costs.
The performance of the new tyre offers greater strength and durability, higher mileage and a lower rolling resistance. The new rims are fully compatible with tyre pressure monitoring sensors (TPMS), which will be standard in the future.
在2022年IAA运输展上，Prometeon 轮胎集团展示了其倍耐力品牌 Serie 02 系列下的一个全新的创新轮胎尺寸-- 325/90 R24.5。与轮辋制造商Accuride Wheels合作开发，Prometeon是第一家提议这种新轮胎尺寸的轮胎制造商。
轮辋制造商Accuride Wheels生产了一种经过特别设计的轮辋来支持这个全新的轮胎尺寸。它创造了一种全新的整体式24.5x9.00轮辋，取代当前的24x8.5（一体式）无内胎轮辋（TL）和 8.5-24（多件式）轮辋，它们对于有内胎轮胎（TT）来说要重得多。
新的325/90 R24.5 TL在Accuride专门开发的新轮辋类型上提供了325/95 R24 和 12.00 R24尺寸的替代方案。在从TT轮辋转换为TL轮辋，这个通常在中东国家使用，并且是最常见的尺寸时，该款轮胎/轮辋组合可减轻多达 957 公斤。
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