The new Nankang Sportnex AS-2+ tyres is certified by TÜV SÜD, one of the world’s leading technical service organisations in Germany. Nankang is the first and the only tyre manufacturer in Taiwan and amongst a select few in the world,
“TÜV SÜD” is an international certification headquartered in Munich, Germany and was founded in 1866 and celebrates its 150th anniversary in 2016.
Today, TÜV SÜD is represented by more than 22,000 employees across 800 locations in the world. TÜV SÜD is a training provider dedicated to adding tangible economic value to customers.
There is a certification of the tyre, advanced testing, performance evaluation of authentication technologies was observed all over the world. TÜV SÜD gets a very high degree of objectivity and reliability in the tire industry.
The development of the AS-2+ aims to satisfy the strictest demands of the European market and has been upgraded and now achieves an “A” grade for wet grip on the European tyre label
Launched last September, replacing the former generation AS-2, the AS-2+ is available for 29 sizes.
In the testing of TÜV SÜD, the AS-2+ was compared with the three competitors from European, Japanese and Korean major tyre manufacturers. The wet breaking performance of the AS-2+ was 14.9 per cent higher than the TÜV standard tyre.
In addition, aquaplaning performance was 4.3 per cent higher than other competitors. The asymmetric pattern design of the AS-2+ offers great solutions for wet grip, driving comfort as well as low noise.
The section volume of tread grooves inside and outside are enlarged by 21.3 per cent and 43.8 per cent respectively, which helps to maximize the wet performance. All in all, Nankang tyre will ensure your personal driving safety and enjoyable driving experience.