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  • What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?

  • …or independent testing companies they hire. NHSTA has the right to inspect and can fine manufacturers when inconsistencies are found. The UTQG treadwear grades are based on actual road use in which a test tire is run in a vehicle convey along with standardized course monitoring tires. Vehicles…

  • Best Tires for Audi Q7 TDI

  • …fall of 2014 and were extremely impressed with its blend of comfort and handling. Pirelli’s Scorpion All Season Plus also combines longer treadwear and reduced rolling resistance to deliver more miles and miles per gallon than its predecessor. And if you really want to maximize performance…

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  • Performance catergories. What do they mean?

  • …a great deal of treadwear. If you have attended a performance driving school these tires are for you. If you do require an all-season tire for summer and winter use you may want to look at Ultra High Performance All-Season. Much improved agility over most O.E. tires. Treadwear anywhere from 25-60K.…

  • Take care of those tires!

  • …rotate, rotate! Each wheel position poses a different demand on the tires you've installed. Rotating them often assures even and efficient treadwear, which means your tires will last that much longer. The owner's manual in your vehicle should indicate the appropriate rotation pattern. Read more.…

  • Tire Rack has new tires from great brands!

  • …and crossovers. It's another one of Tire Rack's affordable new tire options that combines year-round traction with long treadwear. It's also a quieter tire, which means you'll experience greater ride comfort wherever you go. As an Ultra High Performance All-Season tire, the Ventus V4 ES H105…

  • Your Questions About UTQG Ratings Answered

  • …This is especially true of the treadwear rating. The treadwear number is determined by the tire manufacturer. Each uses their own scale, and they have a surprising amount of leeway when setting the wear number. If the treadwear number is lower, does that mean the tire has more grip? Not necessarily.…

  • UTQG vs Grip

  • …may have both better grip and longer wear than a previous design or a tire from another brand. Guessing grip from a treadwear number is like guessing horsepower from fuel economy ratings. More of one usually means less of the other, but sometimes technology allows both to improve simultaneously.

  • It's time to buy your Goodyear snow tires!

  • …infuses traction with Europe's high-speed winter driving performance (but that doesn't mean you can throw all caution to the wind). Like the Ultra Grip SUV tires above, these also feature the treadwear indicators for added convenience. Eagle Ultra Grip GW3 EMT (Performance Winter): Almost…

  • Continental Breakfast

  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that each gallon of gas saved also means that 19.4 fewer pounds of CO2 emissions are released into the Earth’s atmosphere, so every gallon of gasoline saved helps reduce fuel costs, and in turn, helps to reduce the nation’s…

  • Introducing Continental's New Track Tire, the ContiForceContact

  • …offers exceptional performance at the track while allowing drivers to drive to and from the track without changing their wheels and tires. With a treadwear rating of 80, the ContiForceContact isn't intended for long service on the road. The tire would work best on a set of wheels used for track…

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