ERJ staff report (LMH)
Brussels – Goodyear tyre experts have highlighted that the new EU tyre label only focuses on a few of the criteria which affect tyre performance. The tyre label became mandatory in the EU for all passenger car, and light and heavy truck tyres on 1 Nov.
The label scores a tyre’s performance in three criteria – rolling resistance, wet grip and exterior noise.
Tyre maker Goodyear said it welcomes the initiative, but stressed that the label reflects only a…