Tyres - tread wear indicators
A tread wear indicator shows the status of the tyre's tread.
Winter tyres are tyres that are adapted for winter road conditions.
Tyres - approved tyre pressures
Approved tyre pressures for each respective engine alternative can be read in the table.
Tyres - load index
Load index indicates a tyre's ability to carry a certain load.
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 - dimensions
The car's wheels (wheel rims) and tyres have a certain dimension, see the examples in the table below.
Tyres - maintenance
Amongst other things, the function of the tyres is to provide grip on the road surface, dampen vibration and protect the wheel from wear.
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.