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  • UTQG... Does it Matter to Me?

  • Uniform Tire Quality Grade (UTQG) is a required marking on the tire sidewall intended to provide a standardized metric that helps consumers purchase tires based on relative treadwear, traction and temperature capabilities. When viewing UTQG ratings, it's important to note that the grades are…

  • What Does the UTQG Rating Mean?

  • …Touring both feature an 80,000-mile treadlife warranty. However, the UTQG rating on the Goodyear is 740, while the Continental is 600. Both tires offer the same treadlife expectancy but have different UTQG ratings. Shopping by UTQG number alone, when comparing multiple brands, isn't always…

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  • On Tread Life

  • …(NHTSA), UTQG ratings were meant to give tire buyers a tangible interpretation of a tire's tread life expectancy, overall traction performance and temperature capabilities. While not an exact science, these UTQG ratings can offer some insight into a tire. Let’s look at the UTQG’s

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  • Review of: Michelin Primacy HP

  • …dangerous..in every field you eant to test the tire. The best thing you can do when it raining is to be under 50km/h. Every add in speed is a step forward loose of control..also with every safe electronic devices. Remember that the tire is utqg 240/A/A and simply the wet isn%27t its field of work.

  • 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…

  • March Madness Means Autocross Season is Coming!

  • …With the recent class and rule changes, SCCA Street and Street Touring competitors must run tires with at least a 200 UTQG. With these new rules, consider the following 200 UTQG Extreme Performance Summer for the upcoming season: the new Bridgestone Potenza RE-71R, the new BFGoodrich g-Force Rival…

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  • Review of: Continental ContiProContact

  • …of track performance the OEM tire provided but I don%27t drive on the track - so that isn%27t an issue. It seems to be wearing well and it is much better in the rain. I should add that where I live snow and ice are not an issue. I purchased the 104H version of this tire with the 500 UTQG rating.

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  • Review of: Firestone Precision Touring

  • …new tires at roughly 120K miles. After much research on several brands and styles I chose Firestone Precision Touring primarily on both tread wear UTQG rating and pattern. My online free delivery purchase was prompt and efficient and the tires locally mounted and balanced. Now it%27s mid 2018 and I…

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