The Continental Contitrac tire is one Continental’s best highway all season tires that was developed for light trucks and sporty SUVs, designed to provide the on road characteristics desired by most sport utility vehicle drivers. This tire comes original equipment for a lot of SUVs that are currently on the market. The Contitrac tire was developed to combine light truck tire sizes with a premium passenger car tire’s low noise and smooth ride comfort. It also carries the performance characteristics of Continental's high performance tires. It has all the handling and braking characteristics that SUV drivers like to see, along with the safety and comfort of a touring tire. The Contitrac tire, much like other Continental tires, features a computer-modeled asymmetric tread pattern that comes as an original equipment tread for most Ford SUVs. The computer modeled tread pattern helps to blend incredible ride comfort and responsiveness, in dry and wet road conditions, with year-round traction even in light snow. The tire’s continuous center rib and notched shoulders enhance wear qualities while minimizing noise levels. Internally, the Contitrac features twin steel belts and two polyester body plies integrated into Continental’s latest generation of casing technology and materials to enhance ride comfort and tire durability.