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Zeta Antarctica Ice

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Zeta Antarctica Ice


The Zeta Antarctica Ice is a studdable winter tire designed for passenger vehicles. Developed by the engineers of Shanghai SD International in 2017, this tire is tailored to provide reliable traction on winter surfaces. One of its standout features is its budget-friendly price, making it an appealing choice for drivers who prioritize performance without the premium price tag of more established brands.

Features & Benefits

  • Optimized Tread Design: The tire boasts two zigzag ring channels and a central stepped groove, ensuring good stability and precise steering, especially during cornering.
  • Effective Braking: The optimized tread profile of the Zeta Antarctica Ice ensures effective braking, even in challenging situations on urban roads.
  • Rapid Snow Evacuation: The high density of lamellization and the arrangement of the tread blocks facilitate quick drainage and removal of snow from the contact zone, ensuring consistent traction.
  • Adapted Rubber Compound: The special rubber compound used in the tire remains soft even in winter frosts, enhancing the tire's traction, durability, and resistance to wear.
  • Winter Performance Certification: The tire's performance in winter conditions is validated by the 3PMSF pictogram and the "M+S" marking, ensuring drivers of its reliability during the colder months.

Year Released

The Zeta Antarctica Ice was introduced to the market in 2017, showcasing Zeta's commitment to producing high-quality winter tires at an affordable price point.

Regions Availability

The Zeta Antarctica Ice tire is available in Europe and Russia, reflecting its design and features tailored for the winter conditions experienced in these regions.

Vehicle Compatibility / Popular Vehicle Fitments

Given its design for European and Russian winter conditions and its suitability for passenger vehicles, the Zeta Antarctica Ice would be compatible with a wide range of vehicles commonly found in these regions. Some popular vehicle fitments might include:

  • Volkswagen Polo
  • Renault Megane
  • Ford Focus
  • Peugeot 308
  • Skoda Octavia

Note: Always consult with a tire specialist or the vehicle's manufacturer to ensure correct tire fitment.

Final Thoughts

The Zeta Antarctica Ice stands as a testament to Zeta's dedication to providing reliable winter performance at a budget-friendly price point. With its specialized design, advanced technologies, and focus on delivering optimal grip on icy and snowy roads, it offers drivers a dependable solution for navigating the challenging winter months. Whether it's the zigzag ring channels for enhanced stability or the adapted rubber compound for consistent traction, the Zeta Antarctica Ice promises a driving experience that is both safe and economical during winter's harshest conditions.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Zeta / Antarctica Ice
Car Type
Rim Diameter
14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 "
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 245 mm
Aspect Ratio
40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 %
Special Features
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)

Zeta / Antarctica Ice Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Overall diameter Load range Price
R14 175/65 R14 82T 175/65 R14 82T
R14 185/65 R14 86T 185/65 R14 86T
R15 185/60 R15 88T 185/60 R15 88T
R15 185/65 R15 88T 185/65 R15 88T
R15 195/60 R15 88T 195/60 R15 88T
R15 195/65 R15 95T 195/65 R15 95T
R16 205/55 R16 91T 205/55 R16 91T
R16 205/60 R16 92T 205/60 R16 92T
R16 215/60 R16 99T 215/60 R16 99T
R16 215/65 R16 102T 215/65 R16 102T
R16 225/60 R16 102T 225/60 R16 102T
R17 215/55 R17 94T 215/55 R17 94T
R17 225/45 R17 94H 225/45 R17 94H
R17 225/50 R17 98H 225/50 R17 98H
R17 225/55 R17 97T 225/55 R17 97T
R18 225/40 R18 92H 225/40 R18 92H
R18 245/45 R18 100H 245/45 R18 100H

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