The French Company “Michelin” has presented the new studded winter tires Stud Extreme under the brand “Kormoran”.
The production of tires “Kormoran” is carried out at the European facilities of Michelin, and during 2016 the range of this brand will be expanded. It is intended to release the tires “Kormoran SUV Summer” for the SUVs (in 13 new different sizes). They also plan to expand the dimension range for 2 models of the passenger cars with the summer tires “Kormoran Impulser” (5 new sizes) and the winter ones called “Kormoran Snowpro” (11 new sizes). Apart from expanding the size range of the famous models, the manufacturer will release the new studded tires “Kormoran Stud Extreme”.
To improve the adhesion on snowy surface, “Kormoran Stud Extreme” has the directed tread pattern. The use of headlights nissan maxima and broad lengthwise grooves and multiple louvers significantly improve water evacuation and traction force on the winter roads.
The tread depth is 9 mm, and the number of studs in the tire size 205/55 R16 is 96.
The new Finnish equipment is used in the production of the new tires.