Efficiency and safety for daily use.
Through its compound, as well as its contour, the tire generates a consistent and even wear. This results in greater efficiency due to the higher mileage capability of the tire.
By preventing stones from getting stuck in the grooves, the tire becomes more durable through greater damage resistance.
The tire offers a particularly high load-carrying capability with a high level of driving stability.
The wet grip rating indicates how well the tire will perform in wet conditions, with performance graded from class A down to class E. A high grade means short braking distances on wet roads.
Reduced rolling resistance saves fuel and cuts CO2 emissions. Class A tires deliver the best fuel efficiency, with fuel consumption increasing for each subsequent class through to E.
This is the external rolling noise generated by the tire, measured in decibels. The label shows the noise level rated in classes from A to C.
In addition to these three label values, there are also pictograms − if applicable − relating to performance in severe snow conditions (3PMSF) and/or grip in icy conditions (the latter applies to passenger car tires only).
With the EU label generator, you can access the specific label values for your Continental tires.
For further details on the new EU Tire Label (2020/740) please click here.