Performance Ratings

  • rating  Ice Traction
  • rating  Dry Handling
  • rating  Snow Traction
  • rating  Wet Handling
  • rating  Tread Life
  • rating  Ride Comfort
  • rating  Quiet Ride
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Observe Garit KX

An All-Around Performance Winter Tire

A directional winter performance tire for luxury sedans and sports cars. It is designed with Microbit Technology to provide improved snow and enhanced ice performance.

A Performance Winter Tire Designed for Canadian WintersMicrobit technologie

Designed to help maintain the handling characteristics of today’s performance tuned vehicles while providing added winter driving security. For drivers who want optimal performance and handling in a studless winter tire. The Observe Garit KX delivers performance in a snow tire with its combination of advanced technology and rigorous testing. TOYO Observe winter tires are developed and tested for use in the severest of Canadian winters.

Performance Ratings

  • rating  Ice Traction
  • rating  Dry Handling
  • rating  Snow Traction
  • rating  Wet Handling
  • rating  Tread Life
  • rating  Ride Comfort
  • rating  Quiet Ride
High-Density Wavy Sipes
High-Density Wavy Sipes
  • Increase traction in snow, ice or any slippery surface while braking, accelerating or cornering.
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High-Density Wavy Sipes
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saw Toothed Blocks
  • Cut and grip into show or slush for better traction and winter performance.
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Advanced Silica Compound
  • Enhances wet grip and braking, while maintaining traction in low temperatures.
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Five Circumferential Grooves
Five Circumferential Grooves
  • Help prevent side slip.
  • Improves water and slush evacuation for improved road grip.
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Five Circumferential Grooves
Longitudinal Sipes At Shoulder Blocks
Longitudinal Sipes At Shoulder Blocks
  • Improve snow and ice traction during cornering.
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Longitudinal Sipes At Shoulder Blocks
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Micobit Technology in Compound
  • Crushed walnut shells embedded in the tire tread compound dig and bite into the ice surface for improved traction.
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walnut shells in toyo's microbit technology cracking ice
Tire Size Load/Speed Product Code Approved Rim Width Range (inch) Overall Diameter (inch) Overall Width (inch) Sidewall Tread Depth (1/32") Revs/km Max Load Single (lbs.) Max Pressure Single (psi)
195/55R15 85H 149760 5.5-(6.0)-7.0 23.3 7.9 BW 11.6 553 1135 0 51 0
195/55R16 87H 149770 5.5-(6.0)-7.0 24.4 8 BW 11.6 529 1201 0 51 0
205/55R16XL 94H 149780 5.5-(6.5)-7.5 24.9 8.5 BW 12.2 519 1477 0 50 0
215/55R16XL 97H 149790 6.0-(7.0)-7.5 25.3 8.9 BW 12.2 511 1609 0 50 0
225/55R16XL 99H 149800 6.0-(7.0)-8.0 25.8 9.3 BW 12.2 500 1709 0 50 0
195/50R16 84H 149750 5.5-(6.0)-7.0 23.7 7.9 BW 11.6 546 1102 0 51 0
205/50R16 87H 149720 5.5-(6.5)-7.5 24.1 8.4 BW 12.2 536 1201 0 51 0
225/50R16 92H 149740 6.0-(7.0)-8.0 25 9.1 BW 12.2 516 1389 0 51 0
215/55R17 94H 149710 6.0-(7.0)-7.5 26.5 9 BW 12.2 488 1477 0 51 0
225/55R17 97H 149660 6.0-(7.0)-8.0 26.8 9.2 BW 12.2 482 1609 0 51 0
205/50R17XL 93H 149670 5.5-(6.5)-7.5 25.2 8.3 BW 12.2 513 1433 0 50 0
215/50R17XL 95H 149840 6.0-(7.0)-7.5 25.5 8.6 BW 11.6 506 1521 0 50 0
225/50R17 94H 149690 6.0-(7.0)-8.0 25.9 8.9 BW 12.2 498 1477 0 51 0
235/50R17 96H 149700 6.5-(7.5)-8.5 26.3 9.5 BW 12.2 492 1565 0 51 0
215/45R17XL 91H 149600 7.0-(7.0)-8.0 24.7 8.5 BW 12.2 522 1356 0 50 0
225/45R17XL 94H 149610 7.0-(7.5)-8.5 25 9.1 BW 12.2 516 1477 0 50 0
235/45R17XL 97H 149620 7.5-(8.0)-9.0 25.4 9.5 BW 12.2 508 1609 0 50 0
245/45R17XL 99H 149810 7.5-(8.0)-9.0 25.7 9.7 BW 12.2 501 1709 0 50 0
225/50R18 95H 149830 6.0-(7.0)-8.0 26.9 9 BW 12.2 479 1521 0 51 0
225/45R18 91H 149630 7.0-(7.5)-8.5 26.1 8.9 BW 12.2 495 1356 0 51 0
235/45R18XL 98H 149640 7.5-(8.0)-9.0 26.5 9.4 BW 12.2 488 1653 0 50 0
245/45R18 96H 149650 7.5-(8.0)-9.0 26.8 9.6 BW 12.2 482 1565 0 51 0
245/40R19 94H 149820 8.0-(8.5)-9.5 26.7 9.7 BW 12.2 483 1477 0 51 0

Toyo Tires warranty program

PASSENGER & P-METRIC LIGHT TRUCK TIRE LIMITED WARRANTY - 

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Vehicle fitments for the Garit KX include the following makes and models:

  • Acura RSX
  • Acrua TL
  • Acrua TSX
  • Audi A4
  • BMW 3 series
  • BMW 5 series
  • Chevrolet HHR
  • Cadillac STS
  • Honda Accord
  • Infiniti G35
  • Infiniti M45
  • Infiniti Q45
  • Lexus LS430
  • Lexus GS430
  • Lexus ES330
  • Lincoln LS
  • Mazda 5
  • Mazda 6
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class
  • Mercedes-Benz E-Class
  • Nissan Altima
  • Nissan Maxima
  • Pontiac G6
  • Grand Prix
  • Toyota Avalon
  • Toyota Camry
  • Volkswagen Jetta
  • Volkswagen Passat
  • Volvo S40
  • Volvo S80


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