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LOAD INDEX & SPEED SYMBOL

According to ETRO ( The European Tyre and Rim Technical Organisation), as well as to ECE (Economic commission for Europe, UN Institution Geneva), the maximum load capacity, as well as maximum speed are indicated by Load Index and Speed Symbol.

The LOAD INDEX is a numerical code associed with the maximum load a tyre can carry at the speed indicated by its Speed Symbol under service conditions specified by the manufacturer.

The SPEED SYMBOL indicates the maximum speed at which the tyre can carry a load corresponding to its Load Index under service conditions specified by the manufacturer.

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