As Continental Tyres Malaysia has been upgrading its products into their 7th generation, the latest to get enhanced is the flagship Ultra Ultra High Performance (UUHP) tyre, the SportContact 7, developed for performance driving on the road or on the track for automotive enthusiast.
Always looking to go the extra mile, or gain that that lower lap time, the SportContact 7 features a series of the latest technology such as upgraded adaptive patterns that react to different driving behaviours by generating additional grip.
Continental Tyres has also developed a new technology dubbed Force Clustering. It delivers the same SportContact handling with the exclusive BlackChili technology has been further harmonised with the tyre pattern and rubber.
The latest generation of resins combined with the BlackChili compound has been refined with a new plasticiser to create an ultra-sticky compound. This combined with the a low void profile design further improves the performance aspect of the tyre.
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“For the past several years, we have been listening to customers feedback and observing various performance driving patterns of road users across the globe, including Malaysia. To meet the evolving driving patterns and customer needs, we have exclusively developed the Sport Contact 7 with stickier compounds that ensure a better grip for an enthusiastic driving experience with zero compromise on safety and comfort on the road,” said Andrea Somorova, Managing Director of Continental Tyre Malaysia.
Performance parameters for the SportContact 7 shows outstanding grip in wet conditions during braking or accelerating and is able to avoid micro aquaplaning during cornering. During handling situations, the adaptive pattern is able to provide stable handling characteristics on the outer shoulder, thus only allowing limited movement of the pattern.
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Given that high-performance vehicles in this category are constantly getting heavier, the SportContact 7 is the first Continental tyre tailor made for every vehicle class and weight. The end goal of this tyre is to provide the sportive feel and performance and the experience of driving pleasure, regardless of the car.
To cement its reputation as one of the best, the SportContact 7 has received multiple awards from third party tyre review experts in Europe, including Evo, AutoBild, Sport Auto, AutoExpress, WhatTyre, and Tyre Reviews.
The SportContact7 is now available at your nearest Continental Tyre dealership nationwide and comes in sizes ranging from 18-inch to 23-inch fitments.
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