When it comes to smelling good we spent lots of dollars on perfumes. But also your car wants to smell good. And you can start at the tires with the new Ecsta DX Aroma, first scented tires. And they only cost $81.
Using a special mixing technology to blend the synthetic oils that provide the fragrant scent into the rubber compound, these heat-resistant oils are said to enhance the bonding of rubber chains and maximize the viscoelasticity of the rubber compound, which helps reduce braking distances on wet or dry roads. The Ecsta DX Aroma compound also features silica to improve all-weather performance and wet traction.
This European-crafted tire offers a powerful dry grip and superior wet traction, making it a top choice for ultra high-performance driving enthusiasts. The unique directional OneTRED™ design, with three integrated tread zones, offers superior traction and handling. And the rim flange protector helps guard against wheel damage from accidental contact with the curb. It’s also available with EMT Technology in certain sizes. OneTred Design
Goodyear’s breakthrough OneTred Design allows (...) > Full story
This all-season premium tire offers luxury sport drivers a quiet ride and the confidence to maneuver at highway speeds. Its wide tire channels help eliminate water from beneath the contact patch, providing an enhanced grip in wet weather. And the premium sidewall styling makes it a first choice for high-performance drivers.
This premium performance touring tire helps provide traction and a smooth, comfortable ride. The tire of choice for many performance luxury sedan manufacturers. (...) > Full story
This premium performance touring tire lets you feel the road, not the rumble. Carbon Fiber helps stiffen the outer sidewall for enhanced responsiveness and a better feel for the road. A shock-absorbing InsuLayer™ made with DuPont™ KEVLAR(r) helps provide a smooth, quiet ride. Comes with the Eagle Performance Package.
For more than a century, Goodyear has enjoyed a close association with automotive racing. Goodyear Eagle featuring ResponsEdge Technology is one (...) > Full story
This all-season performance tire comes with premium sidewall styling for a sporty appearance. The tread pattern helps reduce noise. And the aggressive shoulder tread blocks and wide lateral grooves provide confident handling in any season. The Eagle RS-A is tastefully designed to accent today’s sophisticated performance car styling. It’s also available with EMT Technology in certain sizes.
In the rain, in the snow and on dry roads, the Eagle RS-A’s unique asymmetrical tread design helps (...) > Full story
Goodyear has recently released it’s new 32 ply rated premium bias mine tire designed with a unique wide base tread design for both traction and cut resistance. These UMS bias ply tires have a rugged tread design that provides traction and overall added cut protection. The tough, durable casing is capable of multiple retreads. Run-flat protection is made possible with the addition of Permafoam inflation that optimizes operator comfort and minimizes equipment damage attributable to the rough (...) > Full story
Regatta 2 offers a combination of long-lasting toughness, traction in all seasons, luxurious comfort and a 75,000 Mile Tread Life Limited Warranty.
The Regatta 2 radial is the Standard Touring All-Season member of Goodyear’s Integrity family of passenger tires. Surpassing Goodyear’s original Regatta in virtually every performance measurement, the Regatta 2 provides touring tire characteristics for family cars, minivans and light duty trucks, as well as provides year round (...) > Full story
Solid Rubber Tires
After the discovery of vulcanization tires were made out of solid rubber. These tires were strong, absorbed shocks and resisted cuts and abrasions. Although they were a vast improvement, these tires were very heavy and did not provide a smooth ride.
Today there are still types of tires made of solid rubber
The pneumatic rubber tire uses rubber and enclosed air to reduce vibration and improve traction. Robert W. Thomson, a Scottish (...) > Full story
Good driving and braking performance on easy terrain. Open outer shoulder and offset rows provide for grabbing traction and a stylish off-road look.
Hydroplaning safety and minimal stone retention: The grooves are designed in fours - wide and deep, with a submitted steep taper angle that minimizes stone retention.
Precise steering response and very good directional stability: The solid center rib provides good driving stability.
All-season performance. Excellent durability for (...) > Full story
All-season performance and light off-road use. Excellent durability for exceptionally quiet ride. Enhanced resistance to hydroplaning for comfort and safety. Balances traction, mileage, ride comfort and noise performance
The ContiTrac is a premium tire providing the driving comfort and safety required by today’s generation of SUVs and Light Trucks.
Good driving and braking performance on easy terrain: Open outer shoulder and offset rows provide for grabbing traction and a (...) > Full story