Patent Number: 7,784,509

Title: Pneumatic tire

Abstract: A pneumatic tire comprises a tread portion provided with axial grooves opened at a tread edge and a circumferential groove adjacent to the tread edge, wherein each of the axial grooves is provided between the circumferential groove and tread edge with a thin partition wall to prevent noise sound emission without deteriorating wet performance.

Inventors: Tamura; Masahiro (Kobe, JP)

Assignee: Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd.

International Classification: B60C 11/03 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018