Patent Number: 6,332,486

Title: Radial tire with specified outside profile, carcass profile and bead filler profile

Abstract: A radial tire when mounted on a rim and filled to normal inner pressure has a ratio of the upper cross-sectional height USH to the cross-sectional height SH between 0.50 and 0.59, a ratio of the lower cross-sectional height LSH to SH between 0.40 and 0.50, a rim width of more than 1.40 times the measuring rim width MRW but less than 1.45 MRW, an aspect ratio of less than 0.65, a beadfiller height of greater than 0.224 SH, and an angle between the tangent to the carcass line at a bead upper point B and a line extending in parallel with the rotation axis of the tire is less than 45.degree..

Inventors: Ahn; Myeong Hun (Taejon, KR), Kim; Keun Woo (Taejon, KR), Kim; Kyun Ok (Taejon, KR), Kim; Yong Hee (Taejon, KR), Kim; Hwi Joong (Taejon, KR)

Assignee: Hankook Tire Manufacturing CO LTD

International Classification: B60C 3/00 (20060101); B60C 3/04 (20060101); B60C 15/06 (20060101); B60C 003/00 (); B60C 003/04 (); B60C 009/02 (); B60C 015/00 (); B60C 015/06 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018