JK Tire says it has used self-healing elastomer inner coating technology that can self-repair multiple punctures in the tread area of the tire.
JK Tire has announced the launch of a puncture-resistant four-wheeler tire in India. A new ‘puncture-resistant tire’ has been introduced for cars and comes with a specially crafted self-healing elastomer inner lining. The company claims that this inner coating has been applied in their new tires through an automated process and helps reduce airflow in the event of a puncture.
JK Tire announced in a recent release that tires with this new technology can self-repair many punctures in the tread area caused by nails or other sharp objects up to 6.0 mm in diameter right away. instantly.
“JK Tire has always been at the forefront when it comes to cutting-edge technological developments. With the introduction of Smart Tire technology in 2020 and now Puncture-Resistant technology, we are once again fulfilling our commitment to providing cutting-edge mobility solutions to our customers. This technology brings high safety and convenience to vehicle owners. Raghupati Singhania, President & CEO, JK Tire, said the Guard P puncture tire technology is part of the concept tire model unveiled at Auto Expo 2020 and aligns with JK Tire’s initiative to create breakthrough innovations this year.
The company claims that it has tested its new series of puncture resistant tires on all Indian road and terrain conditions. It adds that its new tires are ‘designed for optimal performance’.
Date of first publication: March 26, 2022, 09:52 AM IST