Work Item
ASTM WK81276

New Specification for P225/60R16 97S Radial Low Tread Depth Standard Reference Test Tire

1. Scope

This specification covers the general requirements for the P225/60R16 97S radial low tread depth standard reference test tire. The tire covered by this specification is primarily for use as a reference tire for braking traction, snow traction, and wear performance evaluations for tires in a worn state


F09; SRTT; standard reference test tire; traction


This new standard is necessary to eliminate the buffing of the full tread depth SRTT 16" (F2493) to be used as reference tire for the “Wet Grip Performance for Tire in a Worn State” regulation in Europe

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: F09.20

Committee: F09

Staff Manager: David Lee

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 03-16-2022

Technical Contact: Dominique Josson