December Tires Spotlight: Dunlop Direzza DZ102
December 3rd, 2015
For drivers who demand a little more out of their vehicles, the Dunlop Direzza DZ102 is an ultra-high-performance (UHP) summer tire that delivers phenomenal performance in wet or dry conditions. The Direzza DZ102 is designed with Dunlop’s innovative Silicarbon Matrix tread compound, combining silica and carbon black for long wear and enhanced traction. The tire features a directional tread design with broad shoulder blocks and three notched central ribs, for great steering response and stable cornering abilities. At the circumference, four wide tread channels direct water away from the tire’s contact patch to resist hydroplaning.
Dunlop’s jointless band technology helps with ride quality and stability at high speeds, while the Direzza DZ102’s deeper lateral cuts and shoulder grooves maintain grea ...