A premium all-season traction tire for CUVs/SUVs featuring innovative tread zones and evolving traction grooves
The Goodyear Assurance CS TripleTred All-Season premium all season tire has three distinct zones of tread for year-round driving. The ice zone features interlocking tread to give you traction even in slippery winter conditions. The specially designed wet zone has dual aquachannel grooves that evacuate water quickly and safely. Finally, the dry zone has high-tech, reinforced tread for the best maneuvering and control on dry pavement. Goodyear's Assurance TripleTred makes an ideal tire for driving all year and under any condition.
Ice zone with interlocking tread pattern
Wet tread zone with dual Aquachannel ® grooves
Outer dry zone with tread reinforcement
Water zone has a sweeping tread pattern that helps evacuate water away from the tread for enhanced wet traction
Ice zone has numerous biting edges offering enhanced gripping traction on icy and slick roads
Dry zone has large tread blocks along the outer edges to help provide confident handling on dry roads
Evolving traction grooves help maintain confident traction in rain and snow as the tire wears
Tread design is adapted to meet the needs of CUVs and SUVs
Eligible for a 65,000 mi. / 105,000 km Tread Life Limited Warranty
Enhances gripping power on icy or slick roads
Evacuate water away from the treadface for great traction on wet roads
Confident maneuvering on dry pavement
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was named a Thomson Reuters 2012 Top 100 Global Innovator today, recognizing its achievements as one of the world’s most innovative companies. This is the second year in a row that Goodyear has been recognized by Thomson Reuters, which honors organizations around the world based on a series of proprietary patent-related metrics.
“This recognition is further evidence that Goodyear is continuing its drive as the tire industry’s innovation leader,” stated Chief Technology Officer Joseph Zekoski. “Whether it’s the innovative tread zones and evolving traction grooves in the Goodyear Assurance TripleTred All-Season tire or future breakthroughs such as Air Maintenance Technology, Goodyear is leading with innovative products that consumers need and want.”
“Innovation is the foundation for economic prosperity and technological advancement,” said David Brown, managing director, Thomson Reuters IP Solutions. “We congratulate the Thomson Reuters 2012 Top 100 Global Innovator companies and their leaders for recognizing the important role innovation plays in the successes of today and of tomorrow.”
Thomson Reuters is a leading source of information for businesses and professionals in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, healthcare and science and media markets. For the Top 100 list, Thomson Reuters analyzed patent data and related metrics in a proprietary methodology to identify the companies and institutions that lead the world in innovation activity.
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 71,000 people and manufactures its products in 53 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry.