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.WINTER SNOWSPORT: BANISH THE INCONVENIENCES OF WINTER Winter Snowsport is designed by Pirelli to allow sports and high powered saloons to exploit their characteristics, providing superior handling on wet and dry roads. Whilst comfort is comparable to the best summer tyres, safety is considerably increased by the adoption of new compounds belonging to the most advanced silica generation, and materials particularly designed to meet the most severe requirements. Tread pattern Asymmetric tread pattern with variable blocks. Ultra High Performance style longitudinal grooves. Shoulder design derived from racing technology. Self supporting Run Flat version available in selected sizes. Top traction and braking on snow, excellent aquaplaning resistance. Precise handling in both dry and wet. 100% silica compound with Pirelli Cap & Base technology. Snowflake marking. T,H and V rated : W190, W210, W240 SnowSport.