A battery of eight performance tests were conducted to determine the best high-performance tires. They included the following: roadholding and 70-to-0-mph braking; maneuverability and combined braking and cornering; wet cornering, wet braking and road-course runs; and wet maneuverability. In addition to these objective tests, the tires were also tested subjectively. The test results are discussed conclusions drawn from the test results are presented.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Ziff Davis Publishing Company

    1 Park Avenue
    New York, NY  United States  10016
  • Authors:
    • Csere, C
    • Sherman, D
  • Publication Date: 1984-12

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 102-108
  • Serial:
    • Car and Driver
    • Volume: 30
    • Issue Number: 6
    • Publisher: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company
    • ISSN: 0008-6002

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00395478
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-038 004
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1985 12:00AM