TRUCK TYRES

Glossary

Aplication

LONG HAUL
REGIONAL
ON-OFF
THE ROAD
SPECIAL

POSITION

DRIVE
TRAILER
ALL POSITION

TIRE TYPE

SUPER SINGLE
NEW
New tread designs or sizes.
DIRECTIONAL ROTATION
Designs with direction rotation.
WING
Wing treads.
MUD & SNOW
Tires with a Mud & Snow (M+S) mark on the sidewall, feature a tread pattern designed to be used specially during winter season because they provide superior traction in cold climates, where mud, rain and snow conditions are a factor.
3PMSF
Certified tread designs that meet winter performance requirements and have successfully passed approval tests established by ECE – 109 R Annex 10 of the European Union Regulation.
SAMRTWAY
Tread designs that are SmartWay verified and certified by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide low rolling resistance and fuel savings, which helps decrease the effects of green house gas emissions.
LONG HAUL
ROAD
For main roads of two or more lanes.
DISTANCE
Travels more than 500km/day.
SPEED
Steady and sustained speed and high-speed periods.
TYPE OF LOAD
Heavy & medium.
VEHICLE TYPE
Truck, bus, dolly & trailer.
FEATURES
Without stop & go.

LHT

(Long Haul Traction)

LPD

LPD

(Low Profile Drive)

REGIONAL
ROAD
Regional roads with two way lanes with curves & slopes.
DISTANCE
Less than 500km/day.
SPEED
Moderate speeds up to 90km/h.
TYPE OF LOAD
Heavy & medium.
VEHICLE TYPE
Truck, bus, dolly & trailer.
FEATURES
Frequent stop & go.

WRD

(Winter Regional Drive)

HPD

(High Performance Drive)

DRD

(Regional Drive-Deep)

LRD

LRD

(Regional Drive-Light)

MS

(Mud & Snow)

NRD

NRD

(Nordic)

DGR

(Drive Galgo Regional)

APR

APR

(All Position Regional)

WMP

WMP

(Winter Mileage Performance)

B C

B&C

(Bus&Coach)

BUS

(Bus)

RRI

(Rib Regional & Intercity)

ON-OFF THE ROAD
ROAD
Secundary roads & aggressive surface.
DISTANCE
Less than 150km/day.
SPEED
Less than 70km/day.
TYPE OF LOAD
Specialized cargo, construction, agriculture & livestock.
VEHICLE TYPE
Truck & trailer.
FEATURES
70% On & 30% Off.

AD

(Aggressive Drive)

LAD

LAD

(Aggressive Drive-Light)

ADT

(Aggressive Drive Traction)

ETW

ETW

(Extreme Traction Wide)

HPL

(Hight Power Lug)

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KOP

(Key On/Off Performance)

LDT

(Light Aggressive Traction)

WHL

WHL

(Waste Hauler Lug)

SPECIAL
ROAD
Extremely aggressive roads, unpaved roads, mine, stone & sharpstone road & mining blasting.
DISTANCE
50km/day.
SPEED
Less than 40km/h.
TYPE OF LOAD
Heavy, specialized, construction & mine.
VEHICLE TYPE
For single and double axle vehicles, trucks & specialized vehicules.
FEATURES
100% off.

LGT

(Loader/Grader Traction)

SUPER SINGLE

STW

(Trailer Wide)

SUSI

(Super Single)

WTS

(Winter Trailer)

SRL

(Rib Light)

STL

(Trailer Long Haul)

STR

(Trailer Regional)