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Studless Winter Tires

Originally published in 1976
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Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company developed a material for Johnson Space Center used as parachute shrouds to soft land the Vikings through the tenuous Martian atmosphere and has been adapted to new radial tire five times stronger than steel. Fiber has a chain-like molecular structure that gives it incredible strength in proportion to its weight. Material is expected to increase tread life by 10,000 miles.

Full article: http://hdl.handle.net/hdl:2060/20030005466

Studless Winter Tires

Studless Winter Tires

Studless Winter Tires

Studless Winter Tires