Traction Accord

The traction grades, from highest to lowest, are AA, A, B,and C. Those grades represent thetire’s ability to stop on wet pavement asmeasured under controlled conditions on specified government test surfaces ofasphalt and concrete. Atire marked C may have poor tractionperformance.

WARNING:The traction grade assigned to thistire is based on straight-ahead brakingtraction tests, and does not include acceleration, cornering, hydroplaning, orpeak traction characteristics.

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Traction Accord
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