New SUV rubber from Goodyear offers increased grip and traction

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Goodyear has launched the UltraGrip Performance SUV Gen-1 tire. It features several innovative new characteristics such as interlocking sipes and a new tread design, which provide a better balance between dry handling and snow performance. SUV-optimized sipe and block arrangements ensure improved braking and traction on snowy and icy roads. Meanwhile the optimal road contact patch provides enhanced grip and braking performance.

1 June, 2016

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Rachel's career in journalism began around five years ago when she started working for UKi Media & Events, having recently graduated from Coventry University where she studied the subject. Her favourite aspect of the job is interviewing industry experts, including researchers, scientists, engineers and technicians, and learning more about the ground-breaking technologies and innovations that are shaping the future of the automotive and tire industries.

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