Functions and performances of tires

The four main functions and seven performance characteristics of tires.:

Four functions of tires


To support a vehicles weight                                                                      To transmit accelerating and braking force to the ground


To change/maintain direction                                                                         To absorb shock from the road surface                


Seven performances of tires


Handling stabilitY                                                                                             Ride comfort     


Quiteness                                                                                                           Dry grip


Wet grip                                                                                                             Wear life

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