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Continental ExtremeWinterContact

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Key Facts


Description

A powerful winter tire for extreme winter driving, featuring outstanding traction performance in both dry and snowy conditions. Designed to deliver powerful traction on snow and ice covered roads, the ExtremeWinterContact remains flexible in freezing temperatures, enhancing grip and keeping you on the road.

The special tread design is engineered to provide maximum grip and enhanced braking capabilities on the snow. The ExtremeWinterContact is meticulously designed to get you on the wintry road and keep you there with confidence.

  • All weather traction
  • Reduced braking distances
  • Responsive steering

Latest News

  • Dec 29, 2015
    Video

    Continental ExtremeWinterContact

  • Oct 17, 2014
    Video

    Continental Extreme Winter Contact

    In our test, the Continental Extreme Winter Contact came out as our best all around winter tire, displaying superb snow traction and dry handling. It is best suited for versatile motorists owning a Sedan, CUV, or SUV who value confident handling in all winter conditions.

  • Nov 26, 2013
    Video

    Tested: Studless Ice & Snow Tires as Winter Season Specialists | Tire Rack

    Dunlop's new Winter Maxx replaces the Graspic DS-3, which was a nice upgrade in winter traction versus the typical all-season tire, but couldn't match the outright snow and ice performance of the best Studless Ice & Snow tires. How does it compare to category leaders from Bridgestone, Continental and Michelin?


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Continental ExtremeWinterContact
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Winter
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 "
Width
185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 265 mm
Aspect Ratio
45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
No
Speed and Load
Speed Index
Q (max 100 mph) ... T (max 118 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Continental ExtremeWinterContact Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features
R15 185/55 R15 82T 185/55 R15 82T
R15 185/65 R15 92T 185/65 R15 92T
R15 195/60 R15 92T 195/60 R15 92T
R15 195/65 R15 95T 195/65 R15 95T
R15 205/60 R15 91T 205/60 R15 91T
R15 205/65 R15 94T 205/65 R15 94T
R16 205/55 R16 94T 205/55 R16 94T
R16 205/60 R16 96T 205/60 R16 96T
R16 215/55 R16 97T 215/55 R16 97T
R16 215/60 R16 99T 215/60 R16 99T
R16 215/65 R16 102T 215/65 R16 102T
R16 215/70 R16 100Q 215/70 R16 100Q
R16 225/55 R16 99T 225/55 R16 99T
R16 225/60 R16 98T 225/60 R16 98T
R16 225/65 R16 100T 225/65 R16 100T
R16 235/60 R16 100T 235/60 R16 100T
R16 235/65 R16 103T 235/65 R16 103T
R16 235/70 R16 106Q 235/70 R16 106Q
R17 205/50 R17 93T 205/50 R17 93T
R17 215/45 R17 87T 215/45 R17 87T
R17 215/50 R17 91T 215/50 R17 91T
R17 215/55 R17 98T 215/55 R17 98T
R17 215/60 R17 96T 215/60 R17 96T
R17 215/65 R17 99T 215/65 R17 99T
R17 225/45 R17 94T 225/45 R17 94T
R17 225/55 R17 101T 225/55 R17 101T
R17 225/60 R17 99T 225/60 R17 99T
R17 225/65 R17 102T 225/65 R17 102T
R17 235/45 R17 94T 235/45 R17 94T
R17 235/55 R17 103T 235/55 R17 103T
R17 235/65 R17 108T 235/65 R17 108T
R17 245/65 R17 107Q 245/65 R17 107Q
R17 265/70 R17 115Q 265/70 R17 115Q

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Questions and Answers

  • Dec 29, 2015
    Video

    Continental ExtremeWinterContact

  • Oct 17, 2014
    Video

    Continental Extreme Winter Contact

    In our test, the Continental Extreme Winter Contact came out as our best all around winter tire, displaying superb snow traction and dry handling. It is best suited for versatile motorists owning a Sedan, CUV, or SUV who value confident handling in all winter conditions.

  • Nov 26, 2013
    Video

    Tested: Studless Ice & Snow Tires as Winter Season Specialists | Tire Rack

    Dunlop's new Winter Maxx replaces the Graspic DS-3, which was a nice upgrade in winter traction versus the typical all-season tire, but couldn't match the outright snow and ice performance of the best Studless Ice & Snow tires. How does it compare to category leaders from Bridgestone, Continental and Michelin?

  • Sep 29, 2013
    Video

    Continental Extreme Winter Contact Tire

  • Oct 01, 2010
    Video

    Tested: Studless Ice and Snow Tires (Winter Specialists) I Tire Rack

    It's no secret that today's Studless Ice and Snow tires deliver excellent traction in winter's worst weather, providing slush, snow and ice traction that easily surpasses even the best all-season tire. We took a group of these tires to the glare ice of a local hockey rink and drove them out on the road.

  • Jan 26, 2010
    Video

    Tested: Newest Crop of Studless Ice and Snow Winter Tires I Tire Rack

    Every few years, tire technology and development takes a step forward and resets the standards for the category. This time around, new Studless Ice and Snow winter tires feature high-tech tread compounds and new tread designs. Our road, ABS braking and glare ice evaluations highlighted three of the newest: Continental ExtremeWinterContact, Dunlop Graspic DS-3 and Bridgestone Blizzak WS60.

  • Nov 30, 2009
    Video

    Tested: Studless Ice & Snow Tires at the Arctic Circle I Tire Rack

    During the height of the winter season in Northern Sweden in late January of 2009, we compared three Studless Ice and Snow winter tires, each designed with advanced tread compounds and highly evolved tread patterns to be the best for when winter conditions are the worst.