The fuel-saving SUV tire that brakes shorter
Size: 215/65 R16 98H; Test Vehicle: VW Tiguan; Test Track: Conti Uvalde / Texas USA;
The modified Goodyear has no real weaknesses and wins sovereignly
Size: 215/65R16 98V
Strengths: Excellent wet grip, very short wet braking distance, well-balanced summer tire.
Weaknesses: only average in Rolling Resistance and mud / sand traction. High Price.
Reduce your fuel stops and CO2 emissions with the EfficientGrip SUV. Goodyear’s FuelSaving Technology combines a lightweight structure with advanced materials that lower rolling resistance. The result is a tire that moves more efficiently, leaving a lighter impact on your wallet and the environment.
Benefit from shorter braking, come rain or shine.* Special traction resins in the tread deliver increased grip when stopping in the wet. The tread pattern features 3-dimensional shoulder blades that enhance braking grip on dry roads.
The EfficientGrip SUV gives you more mileage between tire changes. Its silica tread compound keeps the tire working for longer, saving you money.
Enjoy responsive steering and handling, thanks to the EfficientGrip SUV’s lower weight and an optimized design that maintains tire stiffness around bends.
*Compared to the average performance of 3 leading competitors. Braking distance on wet road from 80km/h to 20km/h, braking distance on dry road from 100 km/h to 0km/h, measured by TÜV SÜD Automotive in Sep-Oct 2011; Tire size: 215/65R16 98H; Vehicle: VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI; Location: Mireval (FR) & Garching (GE); Report nr: 76247158
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