PATTERN FUNCTION ANALYSIS

Characteristics \ Type (Patterns) F J D E H U R P S
Ground Engagement A B C A A C C B A
Brake Distance A B B A A C C B A
Anti-Skidding (side skid) A A C A A A A B A
Slope-climbing ability (dry ground) A A B B A B B B A
Slope-climbing ability
(wet and slippery ground)
A A C B B C C C B
Ease of Steering C C B A C A A A C
Mud Disposal A B C B B C C C B
Water Disposal A B B A A C C C A
NOTES:
  1. A = EXCELLENT B = GOOD C = FAIR
  2. This table only compares features of tire treads without consideration for quality of tire materials.