The EUROWINTER HS439 presents improved winter driving predictability and traction consistency. A new silica compound ensures tread flexibility, maximizing tread life, with multi-angled sipes allowing for better control in ice and snow. HS439 is extremely versatile as its unique UHP-inspired asymmetric tread pattern maintains high-speed stability in dry conditions, while four high volume circumferential grooves expel water, slush and packed snow when driving in adverse conditions. For owners of performance coupes and sedans, HS439 is perfect for winter weather, wet or dry.
ALL NEW SILICA COMPOUND
maximizes tread life while improving performance across all temperature ranges
ASYMMETRIC TREAD DESIGN
provides excellent performance across multiple driving conditions. outside blocks provide enhanced high speed dry handling, while the inside tread area provides the grip for wet and snow traction
help create additional biting edges which enhance snow and ice traction
offer greater tread rigidity, superior grip and high speed stability
improves high speed stability and handling
HIGH TENSION CARCASS
increases handling response and high speed stability
FALKEN TIRE, a Sumitomo Rubber Industries brand, was launched in its native country of Japan in 1983 and introduced to the North American market two years later. At its inception, Falken was created as the flagship high performance radial brand under Ohtsu Tire and Rubber. Now, more than two and a half decades later, Falken has become a well-known, stand-alone brand that focuses on UHP (Ultra High Performance) products while utilizing professional motorsports to further develop and improve products for worldwide distribution.
Falken Tire prides itself on its in-house branding and creative capabilities designed to assist the consumer by providing key information on its brand and multiple product lines. The fully staffed advertising department and motorsports team also strive to help Falken Tire fully maximize exposure and build upon its successes through the companyís American Le Mans and Formula Drift programs. Falkenís uncompromising Formula Drift program captured the 2011 championship for the second year in a row, and its ALMS team brought home two wins in the extremely competitive GT class of the American Le Mans Series.
The tire manufacturer also has made great strides in the off-road category, showcasing the capabilities of Falkenís WildPeak All-Terrain tire at multiple events across the country. Falken also serves as the Official Truck Tire of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross series and enjoys strong ties to Defending Champion Ryan Villopoto.