Continental ExtremeContact DW Ultra-High Performance Tire

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ExtremeContact DW Ultra-High Performance Tire
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ExtremeContact DW Ultra-High Performance Tire

The ExtremeContact DW is the ultra-high performance tire in a new line of performance tires from Continental. Featuring new technology to deliver extreme levels of performance on both wet and dry roads, while still maintaining excellent ride comfort and improved gas mileage.

Category:  Ultra-High Performance

Available Sizes:  16” – 21” wheel diameters with aspect ratios of 25 – 55

Features

Benefits

Chamfered Edges and a Solid Outer Shoulder

Enhanced performance in dry conditions.

Dynamic Temperature Distribution(DTD)

Reduces distortion for enhanced energy delivery, lower rolling resistance and improved tread-life

Traction Grooves and Increased Pattern Edges

Improve performance on snow-covered roads

High Void to Tread Ratio with Enhanced Groove Curvature

Improves water evacuation for outstanding wet handling

Consumer Friendly Indicators

Alert drivers to tire's performance level in Dry, Wet, and Snow conditions

One of the new features on the ExtremeContact DW is the DW Tuned Performance Indicators. These are visible letters built into the second rib of the tread and are designed to alert drivers of the tire’s optimal performance levels. “D” indicates the tire is at optimum tread depth for dry conditions. “W” indicates the tire is at optimum tread depth for wet conditions. When the indicators disappear, the tire is no longer tuned for optimum performance in that particular road condition.

Speed Rating: W and Y

UTQG Treadwear Rating:  340 AA A

Continental is so confident in the performance of the ExtremeContact DW, it is backed by a strong UHP warranty: a 60-day Customer Satisfaction ride guarantee, a Manufacturer’s Workmanship Limited warranty for 72 months – with free replacement up to 12 months, and Road Hazard Coverage for 12 months.

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