Tyre Labelling

References & Links

References & Links

The new label is designed to show information regarding 3 criteria, however there are many other important performance factors to consider including:

  • Resistance to aquaplaning
  • Driving stability
  • Handling &l steering position on wet and dry roads
  • Durability
  • Braking & performance on dry roads
  • Capabilities in winter conditions

 

External Links

Official web site on EU Tyre Label:http://ec.europa.eu/energy/efficiency/labelling/labelling_of_tyres_en.htm
European Parliament legislative resolution: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+TA+P7-TA-2009-0086+0+DOC+XML+V0//EN
European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers Association – information on tyre labels:http://www.etrma.org/tyres/tyre-labelling