Truck & Bus Product Range

Bus Truck | Dunlop Tyres SA

The Evolution of advanced fleet performance

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It's time to rejuvenate the African truck and bus tyre market with a brand new range of Dunlop products.

The new generation Dunlop Truck and Bus Radial range has been researched, designed and precision engineered in Japan, manufactured in Sumitomo Rubber Industries’ state-of-the-art plants and exhaustively tested to extremes in all road conditions.

The extensive range of advanced patterns has delivered proven results in fleets around the world and offers unparalleled performance in all wheel positions.

The new generation TBR range epitomises NO COMPROMISE.
NO COMPROMISE on quality. NO COMPROMISE on performance. NO COMPROMISE on service.

Engineered in Japan with unique DECTES (Dunlop Energy Control Technologies) in selected patterns providing unparalleled economy and long-lasting performance in all wheel positions.

DECTES is a combination of innovative design technologies aimed at controlling heat energy build-up and energy loss while ensuring a more consistent contact patch; resulting in lower rolling resistance, higher mileage, a more wear resistant tread and a reduction in uneven tread wear, all contributing to excellent CPK for any fleet requirement.” – is to be placed after the “No compromise on service.” – In the section below:

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SP 281

SP 281

DUNLOP

Deep tread depth and four-rib tread enhances service performance in sever conditions, toughness and mileage. The tread's rubber-to-void ratio increases progressively throughout original treadlife. Tread area stone ejectors help prevent trapping and drilling to enhance casing toughness. Sidewall curbing rib helps protect casing components for sidewall damage resistance. All-position versatility for a broad range of both on-and off-road applications.


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SL717

SL717

SUMITOMO

The Sumitomo ST717 tire is engineered for long haul, regional and urban applications. It features a closed shoulder, 5 rib design that provides superb handling and grip on both wet and dry surfaces.


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SP 120

SP 120

DUNLOP

This tyre is a lightweight, high-mileage tubeless radial, offering superior high-speed capabilities and wet braking performance


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SP 160

SP 160

DUNLOP

A 5-rib pattern designed for all-positions in regional-haul highway service with excellent casing durability and superb resistance against irregular wear.


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SP 171

SP 171

DUNLOP

Designed for mid to long distance trucks primarily on tarred roads. This all wheel position tyre also has a reinforced bead structure to improve durability. A compound designed to provide a more wear-resistant tread. Excellent retreadability. Excellent CPK from the combination of benefits.


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SP 225 A

SP 225 A

DUNLOP

Designed for drive axle use, both on- and off- road. Offers excellent traction on both dry and wet surfaces.


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SP 231 A

SP 231 A

DUNLOP

This is an all-position wide-base tyre for on- and off-road service. It performs extremely well where extra traction is required.


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SP 341

SP 341

DUNLOP

This is a four-rib pattern designed for all-position use. The tyre boast excellent wet traction performance.


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SP 502

SP 502

DUNLOP

This is a trailer-axle tyre designed for on- and off- road applications. The grooves are designed to prevent stone retention and irregular wear.


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SP 571

SP 571

DUNLOP

This all wheel position tyre for ordinary highway usage is well suited to mid and short distance vehicles, designed to give longer life with a reinforced bead structure that improves durability. Longer life due to deep main groove. A compound designed to give a more wear resistant tread. Zigzag circumferential grooves and transverse grooves on the shoulder that ensure a firm and steady ride.


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SP 580 A

SP 580 A

DUNLOP

Utilises the rib-lug pattern with superior resistance to uneven wear and offering a quiet ride.


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SP 811

SP 811

DUNLOP

An all-position tyre with a refined compound that provides resistance to cuts and chipping in more aggressive operations. Optimum performance will be achieved in short- and medium-haul operations


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ST518

ST518

SUMITOMO

A premium all wheel position tyre designed for onand off-road use. This tyre provides excellent tread life, cut resistance and low stone retention under adverse road conditions.


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ST768

ST768

SUMITOMO

The ST768 is an all position tyre designed for on and limited road use especially in Middle East countries.


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ST770

ST770

SUMITOMO

A wide base tyre for highway use.
This unique tread pattern with 5 straight rids and special compound provides smooth running and high fuel efficiency.


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ST791

ST791

SUMITOMO

ST791 is designed for city bus use.
A unique zigzag groove design with deep sipes provides strong traction in both wet and dry conditions. Special tread compound ensures long life and low heat generation.


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SP 431 A

SP 431 A

DUNLOP

A premium pattern-depth steel radial tyre designed specifically for drive-axle fitment in regional-haul applications. This unique block pattern offers excellent traction and prolonged tread life without sacrificing retreadability, and can be used in selected off-road conditions.


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SP 431W

SP 431W

DUNLOP

Unique block type pattern for excellent traction and resistance to block punching. Increased tread width for better footprint meaning better mileage and traction. Easier to be re-treaded due to the larger tread width. Used for on road in regional haul application. To be used on drive positions only, is suitable to bus on drive positions only.


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SP 882

SP 882

DUNLOP

This 100% highway usage tyre is a robust, high-mileage tubeless radial tyre offering superior traction and long haul performance as well as excellent CPK.


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SP 925A

SP 925A

DUNLOP

Designed for drive axle use, mainly off road. Special tread compound provides long life and outstanding cut / chipping resistance.


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ST908

ST908

SUMITOMO

An extra deep traction tyre for long tread life without sacrificing retreading ability.
This tyre is especially designed for the long haul and suits applications that require extra mileage.


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ST909

ST909

SUMITOMO

ST909 is premium truck radial tyre optimized for a drive axle. Better stone ejecting and chipping resistance. Extra wide tread face for increased wear life and vehicle stability.


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ST718

ST718

SUMITOMO

A premium truck radial tyre optimized for a steering axle.
The 5-rid tread design is engineered to distribute the load more evenly and provides improved footprint to reduce irregular wear.


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SP 161

SP 161

DUNLOP

Designed for passenger carrying applications on highways. Longer life with reduction in uneven wear. A compound designed to provide a more wear-resistant tread. Excellent long haul performance. Low noise and cooler running. Superior ride comfort.


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SP 188

SP 188

DUNLOP

Designed for good durability in short to medium haul operations in urban and rural areas.


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SP 261

SP 261

DUNLOP

Wide base tyre for long haul, highway operations.The 5-rib pattern is ideally suited for steer
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SP 320A

SP 320A

DUNLOP

5 rib design for long distance use with resistance to irregular wear. Tyre now has improved mileage characteristics. Stone ejectors have been added to the shoulder grooves. Usage of tyre is for steer and trailer, excluding Tri-axle. Can be used for Bus and Coach application. Improved shoulder drop characteristics


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SP 391

SP 391

DUNLOP

Designed for highway usage on long-distance, laden trucks. The benefits of the DECTES technology is especially apparent in the steer position. Longer life with reduction in uneven wear. A compound designed to provide a more wear-resistant tread. Good retreadability. Excellent CPK, through the combination of all benefits. Suitable for use on link trailers.


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ST718

ST718

SUMITOMO

ST719 is a premium truck radial tyre optimized for a steering axle. Delivers even wear, better fuel efficiency and ride comfort.


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ST738

ST738

SUMITOMO

ST738 is a premium truck radial tyre optimized for a steering axle. In addition is has an all position capability. The wide and deep tread delivers long mileage.


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SP 163

SP 163

DUNLOP

A five-rib tyre designed for low platform trailer use.


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SP 931

SP 931

DUNLOP

Designed to deliver extra long tread life and enhanced traction under the toughest conditions such as mud, sand and various rough roads. With its extra groove depth, it is suitable for garbage trucks and other vehicles required to go on- and off-road.


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