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  • UTQG Treadwear Numbers: What Do They Mean?

  • …calls about a tire's life and the tire's relationship to its assigned UTQG treadwear indicator. UTQG numbers are assigned to indicate a tires overall level of performance and tread hardness. These numbers beginning at 0 for race products and traveling north of 800 for some of the longest…

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  • Tire Tech Information - Tire Warranties

  • …identified by the DOT Tire Identification Number (TIN) branded on the sidewall) will be used. Tire warranties also expire when the tire's original tread is worn down to 2/32" (1.6 mm) of remaining tread at which time the tread blocks are worn flush with the treadwear indicator bars. "…

  • On Tread Life

  • …these UTQG ratings can offer some insight into a tire. Let’s look at the UTQG’s treadwear ratings (e.g. 700 AA A) since it is one that consumers focus on. In theory, the larger the number, the longer the tread life. In fact, this rating should be just one of the guides for tire…

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  • Longer-Lasting Tires for Your Audi Q7

  • …the tires used on the Q7 were sport truck tires or performance tires featuring relatively soft compounds and correspondingly low UTQG treadwear numbers. This type of tire combined with the weight of the vehicle usually leads to poor tire mileage. From my own personal estimate, most Q7 owners…

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  • Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport

  • …currently ranked number 1 in its category. It is designed to deliver great steering response along with traction in wet and dry conditions for drivers of sports cars, sporty coupes and performance sedans who want to maximize sport driving pleasure without forgetting about treadwear. HERE are more…

  • Best Autocross Tires for 2015

  • …The new compound also yields some improvement in wet traction. The Toyo Proxes R1R is an old favorite that has been updated with a 200 UTQG treadwear number for legality in street tire classes. Toyo declines to specify if anything was actually changed or if the tire was just under-rated initially.…

  • UTQG vs Grip

  • The UTQG treadwear number is one of the trickiest things on a tire. It is supposed to measure treadwear, but every brand sets its own numbers, and they are not easily compared. Generally, the lower the treadwear, the more grip the tire has, but even then it is not a reliable measurement. As…

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