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New BMW M4 – Factory-fitted with Tires from Continental

30/07/2021
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Continental‘s SportContact 6 in 18- und 19- inch size receive OEM approvals for the new BMW M4.

  • Original equipment approvals for the SportContact 6 in 18 and 19 inches
  • Technical design focused on handling, precision and driving stability at high speeds


Hanover (Germany), July 30, 2021. BMW is relying on SportContact 6 tires from Continental as original equipment for the new M4. The SportContact 6 has been developed in particular for sporty vehicles and is especially designed for handling, precision and driving stability at high speeds. In addition, it has been rated best in the EU tire label in the wet grip category, meaning that it is particularly convincing in terms of braking performance on wet roads. Continental received global approvals for the dimensions 275/40 ZR18 (103Y) XL and 285/35 ZR19 (103Y) XL.

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The SportContact 6 has been specially developed for sporty vehicles and is particularly designed for handling, precision and driving stability at high speeds.

"As the only point of contact between the vehicle and the road, tires play an essential role in providing an optimal driving experience without compromise," said Dr. Holger Lange, head of tire development for Continental's original equipment business. "Our engineers develop OE tires that perfectly match the respective vehicle model and thus optimally support the car's performance. To capture the specific requirements, Continental works closely with vehicle manufacturers on tire development."

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Henry Schniewind
Henry Schniewind

Head of External Communications

Tires

Büttnerstrasse 25

30165 Hanover, Germany

+49 (0) 511 938 21810