Rim Size: R17
Speed Rating: V
Load Index: 97
Fuel Efficiency: E
Wet Grip: C
Noise Level: 72
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.
Yokohama is a premium tyre manufacturer from Japan. Lots of years of experience in various conditions alow them to proceed with modern solutions to old problems. Every year they keep on upgrading each and every item they produce to keep customers as much satisfied as it is possible.
Yokohama W.drive V905 is an upgraded version of the previous W.drive V902A and V902B. During last season Oponeo.co.uk sold over 1000 pieces of those tyres in different sizes and 89% of customers gave highest possible notes. This year Japanesee manufacturer released W.drive V905 which has upgraded properties.
Yokohama W.drive V905 has a strenghtened shoulder comparing to it’s previous version to make it much more resistant to damage. Since it is the most insecured place on the tire, manufacturers keep on trying to make it as resistant as possible.
The tyre compound is a mixture or orange oil and silicon. Such mixture keeps tyre flexibility at low temperatures, on the other hand is stiff & stable at high temperatures increasing adhesion to snowy icy and wet roads. In winter it is essential to remember to have proper tyres dedicated to the conditions. Such a compound will allow you to safely travel in medium snow or light ice.
Yokohama W.drive V905 has an innovate tread pattern to provide great water and snow dispersing. It is efficient also with draining slush which is considered by 90% of car drivers as the prime danger on winter roads. With this tyre the risk is at its minimum.
Lighter tyre construction of Yokohama W.drive V905 alows you to save up on fuel. The lowered torque gives you more miles at the same amount of fuel.
In general, every new tyre has their advantages and some uncertanities. As their previous model was successful the better, upgraded version will do more and asure you better drivng satisfaction than ever. High performance production cannot be bad in the designated season. Check them out.