7TIRE SEGMENTATION - WINTER Winter Tire for Passenger CarPerformance CarWinter i*cept evoWinter i*cept iZIce/SnowSnow/WetWinter i*pike RSWinter i*cept RSEconomy/Mini Car
8Winter i*cept evo High Performance Winter Studless Tire Performance FeaturePerformance RadarNew Silica Generation Tread CompoundOptimised Silica Compound improving Wet and Snow/Ice PerformanceDry HandlingIce Braking120Dry Braking100Dual Function AsymmetricInsideOutsideOptimisedfor Wet and dryPerformanceOptimisedfor Snow and WearPerformanceSnowBrakingWetHandlingWetBrakingSnowTraction3D Kerf Adopted for Maximum Snow PerformanceAdvantages of 3D kerfRelatively high Block hardness- Satisfy Dry & Snow PerformancePrevention of an unusual abrasionat block edgeAmazing Kerf edge effect on thesnowy road- improve Snow performanceSnow HandlingHydroplaningWinter i*cept evoConventional
11Winter i*cept RS Performance Winter Studless Tire Performance FeaturePerformance RadarMaximum kerf numbers and multiple-angle kerf for Grip PerformanceIncreased the number of kerfs by 14% compared to the existing product deliveringsuperior grip on snow-covered surfaces.39,801mm45,373mm(14%▲)Existing ProductWinter i*cept RSSnow & Ice Performance ResultsDry HandlingSnow HandlingSnow TractionSnow BrakingIce BrakingDry BrakingWearKerfs are laid out atvariable angles(0˚,10˚,15˚)to ensureprogressive grip in All Winter conditionWetHandlingIceBrakingNew Generation Silica Compound TechnologyBy adding a special resin to the compound, not only does it enhance grip on winterroads it also helps to ensure low fuel consumption by reducing rolling resistance.Wet BrakingSnow BrakingRolling Resistance Test ResultSnow HandlingSnow Traction
13Winter i*Pike RS Nordic Winter Stud Tire for Passenger Car Pattern Overview3D Groove3D SipesApply 3D Groove tomake and water flowfluent in the centregroove and improveperformance in theSnow & wetMaximize braking & handling performanceAggressive 2-in-1 BlockWith aggressive 2-in-1block figure, snow tractionsatisfiedSnow SlitMaximize ice braking& snow traction withnew stud pinHusky SlitSpuit HoleMaximize braking on icy roads through usinga Siberian husky‘s foot print patternMaximize the wet & ice gripby absorbing water
14Winter i*Pike RS Nordic Winter Stud Tire for Passenger Car Performance FeatureIce/Snow PerformanceCompared to conventional tires, the optimal contact area is expanded byas much as 20%. This increases braking performance on snowy & icy roads.Performance RadarThe actual contact area (cm²)Ice PerformanceAccelerationBrakingHandlingIce AccelerationSnow HandlingSnowAccelerationConventionalWinter i*Pike RSConventionalWinter i*Pike RSIceHandlingIceBrakingSipe EffectMaximum winter performance isensured by enhancingthe sipe edge effecton snowy & icy roads.Advanced stud technologyOptimized stud pin arrangement(8 rows)ensures effective braking on icy surfaces.Snow StabilitySnow BrakingTotal length of the sipeIce Circle
16Winter i*cept iZ Winter Nordic Studless Tire for Passenger Car Pattern OverviewHusky Paw PrintBy designing the tread block shapeto resemble the sole of a husky’s foot,this ensures excellent grip in both icy& snowy road conditions.3D KerfProviding superior control stability through3D kerf block. The 3D kerf block minimisesblock movement in all driving conditions.Spuit HoleBy using the spuit holefor water suction this minimiseshydroplaning on the Winter I’cept iZ3D Shoulder BlockThe 3D shoulder block disperses pressureequally on the shoulders edges.
17Winter i*cept iZ Winter Nordic Studless Tire for Passenger Car Performance FeatureBraking PerformanceWinter I’cept iZ provides improved braking performance for your safety in all winter driving conditions by applying advanced technologies.Performance RadarSnow HandlingSnow BrakingNoiseHandling PerformanceBy applying an optimised profile & tread block stiffness for best handling performance, the foot print pressure is dispersed equally in various load conditions. Even loads transfer vertically and laterally, they maintain a stable foot shape technologies.SnowTractionRideWet BrakingDry BrakingCompound Technology - STSF (Super Tensile Spike Fibre)STSF compound can increase friction force in icy & snowy conditionDry BrakingDry HandlingCompound Macrophotography (x20)Contact with the ground
21i*Pike RW11 Nordic Winter Stud Tire for SUVs Performance FeatureBetter Braking PerformanceImproved Snow and Ice Traction PerformanceCenter BlockBlock at the center areathat consist of a seriesof rib form improvessnow & ice tractionCliff Groove• Maximized snow edgeeffect on groove walls• Improving excretionand draining abilityWide Tread DesignCompared to existing product tires, the optimal contact area is expanded byas much as 8% thus improved in braking performance on snowy and icy roads.Feeling & MileageSnow EjectorSnow ejectors in the centerand shoulder grooves helpmaximize drainage of snowand enhance grip on snowroad.Existedi*Pike RW11
27Vantra LT Summer Tire for VAN Pattern OverviewApplication of 3-channel Wide GrooveApply New 3D Lateral GrooveReduces hydroplaning and increasesperformance and safety at high speedEnhances Snow & Wet performancewithout sacrificing block strength.Optimum Groove Location WidthDurable Contact Patch TechnologyOptimised groove position ensuresstability in outer grounding footprint area.Apply Sidewall Protect ShieldPrevent Sidewall damage from the curbstone using low pressure conditionsApply optimised Block stiffnessReduces wear and increases dry brakingperformance
28Vantra LT Summer Tire for Light Truck Performance FeaturePerformance RadarEnhanced safety by improving wet braking performanceVantra LT improved stopping distance 2~9% compared to conventional.MileageWet BrakingWetHandlingImproved Wear PerformanceBy applying an optimised structure withimproved block stiffness & compoundtechnology this ensures reduced wearperformance for extended mileage.Reduced Fuel Consumption RateThe best grounding shape by applyingoptimised profile reducing fuelconsumption..!!DryBrakingDryHandlingRollingResistanceHydroplaningNoiseVantra LT wear performanceIncreased by12%compared to conventionalVantra LT improves mileage by 13%by reducing fuel consumption
30Winter RW06 Winter Studless Tire for Light Truck Performance FeaturePerformance RadarCenter straight & 2 Semi zigzag groovesBased on 3 main grooves, straight center and both sides with zigzag grooves.satisfies both hydroplaning performance and snow performanceEmploying New Profile Tie-BarTie-bar along the wall of blocks in the shoulderpart helps to secure super dry handling andice & snow traction competence.Snow HandlingAdding kerfs in the shoulder tie-bar,snow performance is not reducedeven after the mid-term of abrasion.IceHandlingRide &NoiseCross Block SystemBy crossing and linking thread blocks, alignment safety and braking performance on the icy road are securedWet HandlingDry HandlingCliff GrooveCliff groove maximizes the snow edgeeffect on the groove wall.
32Winter i*Pike LT Winter Studless Tire for Light Truck Performance FeaturePerformance Radar3D Design for Hydroplaning and Snow PerformanceWinter i*Pike LT is designed to satisfy both hydroplaning performance and snow performance by adopting 3D DesignWet Handling3D GrooveApply 3D groove tomake snow and waterflow fluent in the centregroove and improveperformancein the snow and wet3D Shoulder BlockApply stairway-type 3D blockto strengthenshoulder snowtraction104%DryHandlingSnow Handling104%103%New 6-Rows Stud Pin Arrangement6-rows pin arrangement is adoptedfor good snow & ice tractionperformanceAggressive 2-in-1 BlockWith aggressive and stable blockfigure, both snow traction and heavyweight stability satisfied101%Ice Braking108%WetBraking104%Snow Braking