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The Hercules Avalanche RT is a studdable winter tire designed for passenger vehicles. It is a product of meticulous engineering, aimed at ensuring drivers experience utmost confidence even in the most challenging winter conditions. This tire is not just about getting from point A to B; it's about doing so safely, efficiently, and with the assurance that you have a tire beneath you that's built for the rigors of winter.
Features & Benefits
- Exclusive Snow Grip Technology: This integrated feature equips the Avalanche RT with formidable cold-weather capabilities, ensuring the tire remains responsive and reliable even in the harshest conditions.
- Triple Polymer, Cold Weather Compound: This unique compound enhances the tire's overall traction, steering, and handling in severe winter weather, ensuring a stable and controlled drive.
- Thin-Gauge Sipes: These sipes are designed to provide increased flexibility and biting edges, resulting in superior control on slippery surfaces.
- Saw-Tooth Shaped Snow-Grabber Grooves: These grooves are engineered to grab and hold snow within the tread, facilitating snow-on-snow traction, a crucial feature for maintaining grip in deep snow conditions.
- Pinned for Studs: For those seeking an extra layer of traction, especially on icy terrains, the Avalanche RT comes with the option to add stud pins.
- Advanced Tread for Greater Grip: The design incorporates thinner sipes in greater numbers, offering increased biting edges for an enhanced grip.
- Noise-Minimizing Design: Beyond its winter capabilities, the tire's directional tread pattern ensures excellent traction and cornering ability in snow and slush. Additionally, its design is crafted to minimize road noise, ensuring a quieter, more comfortable ride.
The Hercules Avalanche RT was released in 2018, succeeding the Hercules Avalanche X-Treme Passenger as its upgraded version.
The Hercules Avalanche RT is available for purchase in the USA and Canada, catering to the winter needs of North American drivers.
Vehicle Compatibility / Popular Vehicle Fitments
Given the regions in which the Hercules Avalanche RT is sold and its design for passenger vehicles, it would be compatible with a range of popular sedans, hatchbacks, and compact SUVs commonly found in North America. Some of these vehicles might include:
- Honda Accord
- Toyota Camry
- Ford Fusion
- Chevrolet Malibu
- Nissan Altima
- Subaru Outback
- Mazda 6
Note: Always consult with a tire specialist or the vehicle's manufacturer to ensure correct tire fitment.
The Hercules Avalanche RT stands as a testament to what a winter tire should be. Its array of features and technologies ensures that drivers have a reliable companion during the winter months. From its Snow Grip Technology to its noise-minimizing design, every aspect of this tire has been crafted with the driver's safety and comfort in mind. Whether you're navigating through a snowstorm or driving on icy roads, the Hercules Avalanche RT promises to provide a clear and confident path forward.
Hercules Avalanche RT Latest News
Type and Size
- Tire Model
- Hercules / Avalanche RT
- Car Type
- Rim Diameter
- 14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 "
- 175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 mm
- Aspect Ratio
- 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 %
- Mud and Snow
- Extra Load
Speed and Load
- Speed Index
- H (max 130 mph) ... T (max 118 mph)
- Load Index (max load for a tire)
Hercules / Avalanche RT Sizes & Specifications
|Rim||Model||Size||Index||Features||Overall width||Sidewall styling||Overall diameter||Load range||Min rim width||Max rim width||Price|
|R14||175/65 R14 82T||175/65 R14||82T||6.9||BW||23.11||SL||5.0||6.0|
|R14||175/70 R14 84T||175/70 R14||84T||7.4||BW||24.45||SL||4.5||6.0|
|R14||185/65 R14 86T||185/65 R14||86T||7.4||BW||23.54||SL||5.0||6.5|
|R14||195/70 R14 91T||195/70 R14||91T||7.8||BW||25.0||SL||5.0||6.5|
|R15||175/65 R15 84T||175/65 R15||84T||6.9||BW||23.11||SL||5.0||6.0|
|R15||185/60 R15 88T XL||185/60 R15||88T||XL||7.4||BW||23.9||XL||5.0||6.5|
|R15||185/65 R15 88T||185/65 R15||88T||7.6||BW||24.53||SL||5.0||6.5|
|R15||195/60 R15 88T||195/60 R15||88T||7.8||BW||24.29||SL||5.5||7.0|
|R15||195/65 R15 95T XL||195/65 R15||95T||XL||7.8||BW||25.0||XL||5.5||7.0|
|R15||205/65 R15 94T||205/65 R15||94T||8.0||BW||25.43||SL||5.5||7.5|
|R15||205/70 R15 96T||205/70 R15||96T||8.2||BW||26.34||SL||5.0||7.0|
|R15||215/70 R15 98T||215/70 R15||98T||8.7||BW||26.85||SL||5.5||7.0|
|R15||235/75 R15 109T XL||235/75 R15||109T||XL||9.3||BW||28.86||XL||6.0||8.0|
|R16||205/55 R16 94H XL||205/55 R16||94H||XL||8.3||BW||24.8||XL||5.5||7.5|
|R16||205/60 R16 92T||205/60 R16||92T||8.3||BW||25.79||SL||5.5||7.5|
|R16||205/65 R16 95T||205/65 R16||95T||8.0||BW||26.46||SL||5.5||7.5|
|R16||215/55 R16 97T XL||215/55 R16||97T||XL||8.9||BW||25.35||XL||6.0||7.5|
|R16||215/60 R16 95H||215/60 R16||95H||8.5||BW||26.14||SL||6.0||7.5|
|R16||215/65 R16 98T||215/65 R16||98T||8.5||BW||26.97||SL||6.0||7.5|
|R16||225/60 R16 98H||225/60 R16||98H||9.0||BW||26.93||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R16||225/65 R16 100T||225/65 R16||100T||8.9||BW||28.5||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R16||235/60 R16 100T||235/60 R16||100T||9.4||BW||26.97||SL||6.5||8.5|
|R16||235/65 R16 103T||235/65 R16||103T||9.6||BW||27.95||SL||6.5||8.5|
|R17||205/50 R17 93H XL||205/50 R17||93H||XL||8.3||BW||25.28||XL||5.5||7.5|
|R17||215/45 R17 91H XL||215/45 R17||91H||XL||8.4||BW||24.65||XL||7.0||8.0|
|R17||215/50 R17 95H XL||215/50 R17||95H||XL||8.8||BW||25.71||XL||6.0||7.5|
|R17||215/55 R17 94H||215/55 R17||94H||9.4||BW||26.38||SL||6.0||7.5|
|R17||215/60 R17 96T||215/60 R17||96T||9.0||BW||27.24||SL||6.0||7.5|
|R17||215/65 R17 99T||215/65 R17||99T||8.9||BW||28.11||SL||6.0||7.5|
|R17||225/45 R17 94T XL||225/45 R17||94T||XL||9.0||BW||25.08||XL||7.0||8.5|
|R17||225/50 R17 94H||225/50 R17||94H||9.0||BW||25.98||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R17||225/55 R17 97T||225/55 R17||97T||9.2||BW||26.89||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R17||225/60 R17 99T||225/60 R17||99T||9.1||BW||27.72||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R17||225/65 R17 102T||225/65 R17||102T||8.9||BW||28.5||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R17||235/45 R17 94H||235/45 R17||94H||9.3||BW||25.67||SL||7.5||9.0|
|R17||235/55 R17 99H||235/55 R17||99H||9.8||BW||27.2||SL||6.5||8.5|
|R17||235/60 R17 102T||235/60 R17||102T||9.4||BW||26.97||SL||6.5||8.5|
|R17||235/65 R17 104T||235/65 R17||104T||9.4||BW||28.86||SL||6.5||8.5|
|R18||225/45 R18 95H XL||225/45 R18||95H||XL||9.0||BW||25.08||XL||7.0||8.5|
|R18||225/60 R18 100H||225/60 R18||100H||9.0||BW||28.62||SL||6.0||8.0|
|R18||235/55 R18 100H||235/55 R18||100H||9.0||BW||28.7||SL||6.5||8.5|
Questions and Answers
Leo LeBlanc 16 October, 2020 09:31
What is the treadwear rating for the Hercules Avalance RT?