The presented tyre is marked with 3PMSF symbol (Three Peak Mountain Snow Flake). It means that the tyre meets the EU requirements for winter tyres. The symbol is awarded after thorough tests of a tyre model in terms of snow grip.
Achilles Winter 101
These winter tyres Achilles Winter 101 are little known in our country, are defined by the manufacturer as the product that all drivers are seeking. High performance is warranted on snow-covered surfaces and gives the car great safety and performance.
Excellent braking, very low even in extreme winter conditions. Designed with a unique blend so as to increase the longevity, and then further safety. This model Achilles Winter 101 is well known by interlocking slats for good traction. A central rib in the tread pattern of this tyre allows sportive performance and a better and more precise guide in any condition. Four straight grooves with different slats which allow the tire to remove easly the water and dirt from the surface under the tire.
The effect of aquaplaning is reduced and increases safety. The special compound ensures excellent performance even at very low temperatures. These tyres of Indonesian production, Achilles Winter 101 turn out to be very soft, and have the excellent stability even in conditions of very low temperatures on dry surfaces. In case of snow, the situation does not change, excellent braking distances, in sudden changes of direction, perfect traction. The company said as Indonesian, with the passage of time has expanded, it has sought technical assistance of Pirelli (1991-1994) and then Continental (1994-2000).