MILAN—Pirelli Tire L.L.C. expanded its range of seasonal tires with the third generation of the Winter Sottozero.
The firm's newest tire has gained the approval of car makers worldwide who have chosen it as original equipment, according to Pirelli. The company said the tire has been praised by international media for safety and reliability characteristics.
The Winter Sottozero 3 is developed for premium cars with medium to large engines and is designed to enhance to sporting characteristics of these vehicles. Safety, grip in all conditions and long tire life are key characteristics of the new tire, Pirelli said.
The tire has been tested in extreme winter conditions in Italy, Austria, Sweden, Finland and New Zealand. It is equipped with 3D blades to capture more snow and improve grip.
The Winter Sottozero 3 is available in sizes ranging from 16 to 21 inches and in 11 runflat versions.