In 2011, more than 1.59 million cruiser tires were sold in North America, of which 86% with traditional or diagonal technology. The same year, 227,000 units were sold in Europe, of which 82% diagonal tires.
In the rest of the world (mainly South America, Australia and Japan) approximately 266,000 cruiser tires were sold during the year. In all regions, cruiser riders stand apart by their shared expectations with regard to tires. They’re looking for products with distinctive design that also deliver excellent total mileage and superior safety. Speed and lively responsiveness are not among their priorities. The tire manufacturer’s role is to combine all these different features