Achilles Desert Hawk UHP – The Perfect Tire for Your Performance SUV and Light Truck


Woodland Hills, Calif. – July 28, 2014 – The Achilles Desert Hawk UHP is an ultra-high performance tire for sport SUV’s and light trucks. The Directional Tread Design provides good traction for both wet and dry conditions, while the solid center rib delivers straight line stability to improve handling. High Disperse Silica Compound provides improved handling for wet road conditions, excellent low rolling resistance and lower fuel consumption. The rim guard protection provides wheel damage protection, and double wide circumferential grooves channel water to reduce the possibility of hydroplaning.

About Achilles Radial

Automotive tire manufacturer Achilles Radial was established in 2005, and introduced to the US market in 2007. Achilles offers a full line up of High Performance, Ultra High Performance, Light Truck, SUV, Van and Winter tires, which are marketed in the Americas, Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East. As a growing factory, Achilles is consistently developing new sizes to fit all market needs. In order to serve the global market, Achilles has been certified with many international standards such as the DOT, ECE, INMETRO and more.

The manufacture of the Achilles performance tire was only possible through the installation of a completely new and state-of-the-art production line. Achilles, positioned to compete against high-end world-class performance tires from major manufacturers, has made a significant commitment to deliver leading-edge tire technology to its customers.

As stewards of the environment, Achilles recognizes this responsibility and feels it is our responsibility to reduce carbon footprint in order to provide a sustainable future by developing tires that give you better performance and mileage.

Achilles Radial tires are tested all the year around on race tracks around the globe. Drifting, road racing, and Time Attack are all effective tools for showing exactly how much abuse the Achilles tires can withstand. Achilles drivers regularly stand on podiums at events such as Formula DRIFT and SCCA BMW Club Racing. Team Achilles driver Daigo Saito is the only driver to win the D1Grand Prix, Formula DRIFT Asia, and Formula DRIFT USA championship.

More information about Achilles’s extensive line of car, truck and SUV tires can be found at or by calling 800-752-4741.