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ContiAdapt / Tire

ContiAdapt
ContiAdapt

Discipline: Professional Concept

Discipline: Professional Concept

At the IAA 2017 international car show Continental introduced a new technology concept called ContiAdapt. this involves electrically conductive rubber compounds and sensors continuously monitoring tread depth, temperature and road surface. ContiAdapt adjusts pressure and rim width based on sensor information and can thus modify the size of the contact patch, a decisive factor for safety and comfort. The tire design features three tread zones for wet, slippery or dry surfaces activated by tire pressure and rim width.

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Trade / Industry, Other target groups: OEM's

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America, South America, Specific country/region: WW

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME other period: The ContiAdapt Concept itself about 1,5 year, market launch unknown

Client / Manufacturer

Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH
Hannover, Germany

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Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH

Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH
Hannover, Germany

Ulrich Behr

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unyt Berlin I NRW

unyt Berlin I NRW
Berlin, Duisburg, Germany

Julian Witte, Oliver Lück