The General Altimax Arctic is a studdable winter tire for cars, SUVs and vans and commercial vehicles.
An affordable, versatile tire designed for rigorous winter
The General Altimax Arctic tire is a winter developed for a wide variety of vehicles tires: touring cars, sports coupes, sedans, crossovers, vans, SUVs and light trucks and will satisfy the requirements of drivers who expect a tire to have a good traction in winter conditions while offering a good value for the money. Indeed, the Altimax Arctic is a versatile high-quality tire that has been designed to cope with the harsh climates of Québec and Canada and has a good lifespan.
A unique design for greater efficiency in all conditions
With its directional tread design that ensures a high level of resistance to aquaplaning and its unique design of grooves, ribs and sipes that offers exceptional performances at low temperatures, the General Tire AltiMax Arctic has proven it is a great choice to achieve a safe and comfortable ride, a superior road handling and an impeccable stability on snowy, icy, wet or dry surfaces.
The Altimax Arctic possesses a system of high-density multiple biting edges and corners with a central stabilizing rib, which gives the tire superior grip, accelerating, cornering and braking capability in addition to better evacuation of water and snow optimizing stability in straight line.
More technologies for high performance at low temperatures
The special rubber compound made from natural rubber provides exceptional General Altimax Arctic cold weather flexibility and excellent wet traction.
The Altimax Arctic has innovative Quad-Tech Smart technology which gives it a better handling and contributes to the quality of the grip on snow and ice.
The RCT or Reactive Contour Technology, allows in turn to obtain an optimal contact with the road surface during the entire service life.
The General Altimax Arctic winter tire is consistent with Quebec's Bill 42.
|Tire Qualities||Studdable, Winter Tire|
|Speed Rating||Q = 100mph / 160km/h|
|Winter designed Tire||Yes|
|Load Index||99 = 1709lbs / 775kg|
|Lower Load Index||N/A|
|Mesuring Rim Width||9.7 on 7.5|
|Rim Width Approved||6.5 - 8.5|
|Green Tire Technology||No|
|Runflat Tire Technology||No|
|Uniform Tire Quality Grading (UTQG)||N/A|