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Dunlop is responsible for producing one of the most extensive ranges of tyres available in today’s market. As a result of the company’s focus on innovative design, Dunlop has grown to be one the world's best known and respected tyre brands. This sets Dunlop apart from other tyre manufacturers, their advanced touch technologies help deliver a perfect driving experience whatever the weather conditions. Consistently at the cutting edge of tyre technology, Dunlop tyres are fitted as standard by many of the world's leading car manufacturers, including: Audi, BMW, Lexus and Honda.

Summer Car Tyres

GrandTrek WT M3 SP

Outstanding winter traction for high performance 4x4s

Delivering superb traction on snow covered surfaces and improved cold weather grip, the Dunlop GrandTrek WT M3 SP is a superior winter 4x4 tyre. Designed with a specialist tread pattern which features Dunlop’s unique Multi Blade System, this tyre bites in to the snow to maintain traction and provide high levels of stability and control for safe winter driving.

The Dunlop GrandTrek WT M3 SP benefits from a high silica tread compound which has been optimised to retain elasticity even in low temperatures. This enables the tyre to retain grip in cold weather for short braking distances on wet or ice and snow covered surfaces.

  • A directional tread pattern with wide grooves ensures rapid water dispersion for high aquaplaning resistance
  • Large contact area for enhanced gripping capabilities
  • Built-in rim protectors provides resistance against kerb damage

GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5

Impressive in extreme winter conditions

Designed to provide superior performance in cold weather conditions, the Dunlop GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5 delivers outstanding traction and high levels of aquaplaning resistance. Constructed with an impressive Silica Plus Compound, this tyre retains flexibility for excellent handling and braking ability in low temperatures whilst microscopic studs in the tread work to deliver a firm grip on ice covered surfaces.

The Dunlop GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5 is designed with a directional tread pattern which features six wide circumferential grooves that provide fast and effective water evacuation for enhanced resistance against aquaplaning.

  • An optimised tread pattern design works to reduce tyre noise for superior driving comfort
  • Specific Bead Seat System strengthens the link between tyre and rim for precise steering and enhanced driving control
  • Designed to promote even tread wear for long tyre life

Winter Car Tyres

WinterSport 4D

Superb winter handling and grip for high performance cars.

Combining a unique tread design with high grip materials, the SP WinterSport 4D is designed to deliver optimal control on snow, ice, wet and dry surfaces. The unique tread design puts a high number of biting edges in contact with the road, giving you enhanced traction on snow and ice. Deep snow notches grab onto the surface, adding extra grip when accelerating, braking and hill climbing.

For days when roads are wet or thawing, the SP WinterSport 4D features directional grooves designed to evacuate water quickly and prevent aquaplaning. The high grip compound is optimised to deliver shorter braking distances on wet roads. With its lightweight construction and materials, the SP WinterSport 4D requires less energy to roll – which means lower fuel costs and CO2 emissions from your journeys.

  • Exceptional performance on winter roads
  • Enhanced snow and ice traction
  • Control and grip in wet conditions
  • Fuel efficient design

Winter Response 2

Confident braking and handling in tough conditions

TThis superior winter tyre answers the difficult demands of winter driving. Thanks to its innovative tread pattern featuring 45 degree shoulder sipes the Winter Response 2 offers excellent cornering grip on snow and better traction on slippery surfaces. This tyre is also reliable when it comes to braking, due to its unique Reverse Snowguide block pattern. This pattern captures snow in the centreline of the tyre, increasing the contact area and allowing for an enhanced braking grip.

High density sipes also benefit the Winter Response 2, as it gives the tyre more biting edges for improved wet weather braking and handling, as well as better traction. Due to the varying conditions that winter can bring, this tyre has been constructed with Dunlop’s multiple blade system. This means that different types of blades help the Winter Response 2 adapt to the current conditions offering consistent performance whatever the weather.

  • 45 degree shoulder sipes offer better traction and cornering on snow
  • Reverse Snowguide block pattern allows for reliable winter braking
  • High density sipes results in good wet weather handling
  • An optimised shape carcass means improved rolling resistance which results in better fuel economy

SP WinterSport 3D

A high performance tyre for unpredictable winter weather

The SP WinterSport 3D is optimised to handle every kind of winter condition, thanks to three different sipes positioned on specific parts of the tyre. The benefit from Dunlop Touch Technology, gives you a better feel for the road – crucial for establishing control and handling. A new interlocking 3D sipe creates a tight shoulder area, which improves handling and stability on dry roads.

The special silica compound stays flexible at low temperatures to give you high levels of grip on wet and dry roads. Pressure is distributed evenly across a wide contact patch, helping to maintain road adherence and directional grooves create rapid and turbulence free water drainage, increasing aquaplaning resistance.

  • Driveability in all weather conditions
  • Excellent dry handling
  • Improved wet and dry grip
  • Aquaplaning resistance

SP WinterResponse

Balanced performance for all winter conditions

The SP WinterResponse is a premium winter tyre designed to cope with the tough conditions winter throws at you. Answering the varying demands of winter driving, this tyre has been designed with an asymmetric pattern that offers a good balance of wet, snow and ice driving benefits. It also comprises a high silica tread compound that retains elasticity at low temperatures and increases traction on snow and ice.

Thanks to an innovative tread design featuring two types of blades which work simultaneously, the SP WinterResponse can offer outstanding traction, braking and cornering on snow. Furthermore, Dunlop Touch Technology applied to this tyre enables superior road feedback, a necessity when it comes to driving on slippery winter roads.

  • Asymmetric pattern design which offers a balanced performance on wet, snow and ice
  • Outstanding traction on snow thanks to an innovative tread design
  • High silica tread allows for an excellent cold weather grip
  • Dunlop Touch Technology enables superior road feedback

SP WinterSport M3

Premium winter performance

The SP WinterSport M3 is equipped with high density sipes to give excellent traction and control in snowy conditions. Wide grooves in the tread quickly evacuate water and slush, helping to ensure optimal control on wet and thawing roads.

The directional tread pattern enhances traction and helps to shorten braking distances on winter roads. Dunlop RunOnFlat technology allows for continued driving after a puncture or blowout for up to 80 km, at a maximum speed of 80 km/h.

  • Good traction on snow
  • High aquaplaning resistance
  • Good braking performance
  • RunOnFlat

SP LT 60

Excellent rain, snow and mud traction for winter conditions

The Dunlop SP LT 60 is a superior winter tyre delivering excellent traction in difficult winter weather. Built with a specialist tread pattern design which features a bladed centre section, the Dunlop SP LT 60 works to better grip the surface of the road for greater stability and performance, even in rain and snow.

Thanks to deep transverse grooves situated on the tyre tread, this tyre works to provide high levels of safety on wet and thawing conditions, as water is rapidly evacuated away from the tyre for enhanced aquaplaning resistance.

  • A specialist tread compound and tyre profile promote even tyre wear for enhanced life
  • An optimised tread pattern design works to reduce tyre noise for superior driving comfort
  • Enhanced load carrying capabilities

Summer 4x4 Tyres

SP QuattroMaxx

Delivers outstanding performance and driving pleasure for the most demanding SUVs.

The introduction of the new Dunlop SP QuattroMaxx ultra high-performance SUV tyre comes backed with some impressive lap time results. Prior to its launch at the 2010 Geneva International Motor Show, the new tyre was put through its paces on what is arguably one of the world’s most demanding tracks: the Nürburgring Nordschleife.

On October 2, 2009, a 550 HP Porsche Cayenne Turbo equipped with brand new Dunlop SP QuattroMaxx tyres and race driver Patrick Simon at the wheel, crossed the finishing line of the Nordschleife circuit of the Nürburgring in one of the fastest lap times ever set by an SUV: 8:33:99. With this excellent performance, the Dunlop SP QuattroMaxx proved its worth: one of the world’s most demanding circuits, an extremely heavy SUV and a racing driver behind the wheel, all of which proved to be the perfect match for the excellent, consistent performance of the SP QuattroMaxx: the tyres withstood the ultimate test with flying colors. This test confirms that the SP QuattroMaxx is a real ultra-high performance tyre for everyday driving – in wet or dry weather conditions.

  • Steering precision through Kevlar®
  • Ultra stiff breakers for improved road feedback and heavy handling performance
  • Dual tread compound for outstanding grip in all conditions

GrandTrek AT3

Outstanding all terrain performance

Optimised for both on and off-road driving, the Dunlop GrandTrek AT3 provides high levels of traction and low tyre noise. Constructed with a straight centre rib which enhances tyre stability, this tyre offers comfortable handling on a range of different surfaces and terrains.

The Dunlop GrandTrek AT3 is designed with a flatter tread profile which works to more evenly distribute pressure for more even wear, resulting in long tyre life. In addition, this tyre achieves low levels of tyre noise for enhanced driving comfort thanks to a specialist 2-in-1 shoulder block pattern which works to absorb annoying frequencies.

  • Specific Bead Seat System strengthens the link between tyre and rim for precise steering and enhanced driving control
  • Hybrid Overlay Technology enables this tyre to retain stability at speed
  • Ideal for heavy duty 4x4 vehicles

GrandTrek AT2

The all terrain tyre that delivers superior performance on and off-road.

The Grandtrek AT2 is an all-terrain 4x4/SUV tyre that achieves the optimum balance of on and off-road performance. A combination of unique silica compound and distinctive tread pattern ensures low road noise, high aquaplaning performance and universal traction in a variety of conditions.

  • Improved performance on gravel and dirt road with highly rigid pattern
  • Low noise and superior wet grip
  • Good appearance with reversible sidewall design

GrandTrek Touring A/S

Optimised road handling, traction and braking in all conditions.

Thanks to Touch Technology, the Grandtrek Touring A/S has been optimised to provide enhanced road feedback in both dry and wet conditions, including improved handling, traction and braking in the snow. This means you can react to the road in the right way at the right time. The special compound used in the creation of this tyre means performance remains consistently high across a wide range of temperatures. The Grandtrek Touring A/S includes a stiffer outside tread pattern - keeping you straight and true in the curves.

  • Touch technology® ensures consistently high performance across a wide range of temperatures
  • Optimised tread pattern for better handling in all weather conditions
  • Stiffer outside tread pattern for heavy duty cornering

Winter 4x4 Tyres

GrandTrek WT M3 SP

Outstanding winter traction for high performance 4x4s

Delivering superb traction on snow covered surfaces and improved cold weather grip, the Dunlop GrandTrek WT M3 SP is a superior winter 4x4 tyre. Designed with a specialist tread pattern which features Dunlop’s unique Multi Blade System, this tyre bites in to the snow to maintain traction and provide high levels of stability and control for safe winter driving.

The Dunlop GrandTrek WT M3 SP benefits from a high silica tread compound which has been optimised to retain elasticity even in low temperatures. This enables the tyre to retain grip in cold weather for short braking distances on wet or ice and snow covered surfaces.

  • A directional tread pattern with wide grooves ensures rapid water dispersion for high aquaplaning resistance
  • Large contact area for enhanced gripping capabilities
  • Built-in rim protectors provides resistance against kerb damage

GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5

Impressive in extreme winter conditions

Designed to provide superior performance in cold weather conditions, the Dunlop GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5 delivers outstanding traction and high levels of aquaplaning resistance. Constructed with an impressive Silica Plus Compound, this tyre retains flexibility for excellent handling and braking ability in low temperatures whilst microscopic studs in the tread work to deliver a firm grip on ice covered surfaces.

The Dunlop GrandTrek SJ6/SJ5 is designed with a directional tread pattern which features six wide circumferential grooves that provide fast and effective water evacuation for enhanced resistance against aquaplaning.

  • An optimised tread pattern design works to reduce tyre noise for superior driving comfort
  • Specific Bead Seat System strengthens the link between tyre and rim for precise steering and enhanced driving control
  • Designed to promote even tread wear for long tyre life

Dunlop Tyres UK are one of the world's biggest tyre manufacturers and many of the leading car manufacturers fit Dunlop Tyres as standard including BMW, Lexus, Audi, Mercedes, Nissan, Audi, Porsche, Toyota and Suzuki.

For technical information on Dunlop Tyres please visit the manufacturer's website www.dunlop-tires.com


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