Continental CrossContact UHP. FEATURES AND BENEFITS: Excellent wet and dry traction; Superb steering precision; Better cornering ability; Lowered road noise; . OVERVIEW: The Continental CrossContact UHP is a performance and high performance, summer tire manufactured for passenger vehicles and SUVs.This summer tire model offers excellent dry and wet road traction. This is due to the silica infused tire compound and the special tread design. However, it will not perform well in lower temperatures, in snow or on ice. The four wide circumferential and the numerous lateral grooves in the tread pattern disperse water from beneath the footprint of the tire. This increases the tires hydroplaning resistance in deep water.This models excellent high speed directional stability is provided by the unique asymmetric tread design and its independent tread blocks. This also improves its steering responsiveness, offering superb handling precision with the firm shoulder tread blocks. The pattern on the shoulder of the tire also boosts the cornering ability, stability and power, making the tire safer to use at high speeds.The CrossContact UHP also offers a quiet driving experience. The offset tread position lowers the road noise heard in the vehicles cabin, which provides a quiet and comfortable drive.
Continental CrossContact UHP 295/45R19 SL High Performance Tire