HERCULES AVALANCHE TT

Hercules Avalanche TT Studdable Winter TireHercules Tire recently introduced Avalanche TT specifically designed for medium to heavy-duty pick-up trucks, larger SUVs and cargo vans to replace Avalanche X-treme LT. Manufactured in the United States, the studdable winter tire offers remarkable improvement in snow and ice traction with a substantial quietness and comfort ride than its predecessor.

 

 

 

 

Hitting the tire market by September 2020, Avalanche TT offers 23 sizes from 16 to 22” suitable for passenger cars, crossovers, CUVs and mid-size SUVs.

With Hercules Avalanche TT, drivers can cruise with some level of confidence through winter’s most extreme conditions with its enhanced braking and handling capabilities.

The tire comes with a significant improvement in performance over all-season tires when temperatures fall near or below freezing to combat any weather challenge a driver may face on the road.

Being 3PMSF certified, Avalanche TT makes a confident choice either for families navigating their ways to the slopes, essential workers making deliveries in cargo vans or snowplow contractors clearing roads in snow, slush and ice.

The tire is backed by the Hercules Performance Promise Plan which provides drivers peace of mind with Road Hazard Coverage of a 45-day “Trust our Ride” satisfaction trial.

Which means within 45 days of purchase, you can return the tires for a replacement with new set if you are not completely satisfied with them. Also, this tire has  and Workmanship and Materials coverage.

As stated by Hercules

”Winter weather can be challenging for drivers so we designed a winter tire specifically for the light truck market that offers a significant improvement in performance over all-season tires when temperatures fall near or below freezing” said Steven Liu, senior director of proprietary brands.”

 

Performance

The Snow Grip Technology and 3PMSF designation as well as the proprietary design of Avalanche TT support to deliver an aggressive performance on snowy, icy and slushy terrains.

Drivers opting for the tire may not even imagine less of experiencing being “snowed in” anymore with the state-of-the-art Snow Grip technology comprising proprietary design features that work together to get their vehicle through winter’s extreme conditions.

Avalanche TT’s tire profile and void-to-rubber ratio enhances smooth and even contact with the road for a quiet and comfortable ride.

 

Technology

  • Avalanche TT comes with Zig zag circumferential grooves that hold snow in the tread for ideal snow-on-snow traction.
  • Its saw-tooth features Snow-Grabber Grooves that holds snow in the tread to provide critical traction.
  • The thin gauge full-depth sipping creates more biting edges to help grab snow and ice.
  • Its optional stud pins provide enhanced snow and ice traction.
  • The center rib tie bars create consistent feedback to the driver for a more stable feel.
  • The tire’s silica tread compound allows better grip on ice while remaining pliable in cold climates for responsive handling and increased wet traction.

Hercules Avalanche TT

Pros

  • 3PMSF certified
  • Low noise
  • Great handling in snow, ice and slush
  • Good traction
  • Wears evenly
  • Good tread-wear

Cons

Hercules Avalanche TT is a new tire, hence no negative reports yet.

 

Warranty

Avalanche TT tire is backed by the Hercules Performance Promise Plan which provides drivers peace of mind with Road Hazard Coverage of a 45-day “Trust our Ride” satisfaction trial (which means within 45 days of purchase.

You can return the tires for a replacement with new set if you are not completely satisfied with them) and Workmanship and Materials coverage. It also enjoys the industry-leading road hazard protection program, which provides free replacement for up to two years or the first 50% of tread life.

 

Tire Sizes

16”

195/75R16 BW

235/65R16 BW

265/70R16 BW

LT225/75R16 BW

LT245/75R16 BW

LT265/75R16 BW

LT285/75R16 BW

 

Conclusion

Avalanche TT promises to be a good buy for any driver whose focus is centered on confidence and safe ride on snow and any wintry weather situation.

Being 3PMSF certified, Hercules Avalanche TT will be your better choice either for your navigation on the slopes, making deliveries in your cargo van or cruising for pleasure with your SUV on snow, slush and ice.

With the improved technology employed and traction device, Avalanche TT will be available in September and it promises to be one of the best snow tires delivered in recent times.

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