UTQG: 0, SPEED RATING: V, CLASS: XL, You can count on the Falken Eurowinter HS449 performance tire when the weather gets cold and the snow begins to fall. This tire uses a silica enriched compound to provide a strong blend of winter capability and dry performance. Its high void direction tread design maintains contact with the road in winter conditions, giving you confidence in snow, ice, or slush. It also has 3D Canyon Sipe Technology that increases traction both in winter weather and on dry roads. And to provide a pleasant ride, the tread has a staggered block variation that reduces road noise. So for a performance tire that offers winter reliability, choose the Falken Eurowinter HS449.