The Conti ProContact RX is an all season tire that was designed to be a grand touring replacement for OEM cars and SUVs. The Conti ProContact RX blends stylish looks, low noise, capable handling, and very high durability, along with the versatility of all-season traction, even in light snow. Continental's Conti ProContact RX tires come branded with an M+S symbol, which stands for Mud and Snow. This means they can handle all weather conditions, so no matter what weather you find yourself in, the Conti ProContact RX can handle it. The M+S symbol is also an indication that these tires can be used as Original Equipment on stylish coupes and expensive performance sedans. Being an Original Equipment tire the RX is designed to take on all challenges, it has excellent handling, wet or dry, and the Asymmetric tread pattern of the tire promotes long wear, and stability in the corners. Three rows of tread blocks feature deep siping, which improves noise reduction, handing in all weather conditions, both wet and dry, and helps to resist hydroplaning. It also allows snow-to-snow traction, when driving in light snow, which prevents lot of traction in inclement weather. The Continental ProContact RX is made for the driver of a performance vehicle, that wants an smooth riding Original Equipment tire, without having to sacrifice performance.