Performance and speed capacities are given a boost with this radial. Furthermore, handling is made easier, and driving control is guaranteed even at high speeds.
1) Strengthened shoulder design – Brings a better traction, and also helps evacuate water.
Benefits – Better control and drainage action provided.
2) Steel cords reinforcing – Given additional protection from the inside.
Benefits – Higher strength and lasting life.
3) Grip silica compound – Increases the tread's hold on the ground.
Benefit – Helps in better braking on wet roads.
205 is the width in millimetres of the tyres cross section.
- Aspect Ratio55
55 is the Aspect Ratio, it is the ratio of the sidewall height to the cross section width.
Radial construction. R stands for radial-ply construction.
15 inches, stands for the diameter of the wheel that the tyre is designed to fit.
- Load Rating88
88 (560 kg) is the load index i.e. the maximum weight each tyre can carry at full speed.
- Speed RatingV
V (240 kmph) is the speed rating i.e. the maximum speed for the tyre at full load.