Tyres - speed ratings
Each tyre can withstand a certain maximum speed and therefore belongs to a particular speed rating (SS - Speed Symbol).
Tyres - air pressure
Tyres can have different air pressures which are measured in bar.
Tyres - approved tyre pressures
Approved tyre pressures for each respective engine alternative can be read in the table.
Tyres - tread wear indicators
Tread wear indicators show the status of the tyre's tread depth.
Tyres - load index
Load index indicates a tyre's ability to carry a certain load.
Tyres - dimensions
The car's tyres have a certain dimension, see the examples in the table below.
Tyres - direction of rotation
Tyres with a tread pattern which are designed to only turn in one direction have the direction of rotation marked with an arrow.
Winter tyres are tyres that are adapted for winter road conditions.
Tyres - maintenance
Amongst other things, the function of the tyres is to carry load, provide grip on the road surface, dampen vibration and protect the wheel from wear.
Tyre monitoring (TM)*
The TM (Tyre Monitor) system senses the rotation speed of the tyres in order to determine whether they have the correct tyre pressure.