Galgo Intros New KOP Tread

Galgo KOP

In an ongoing effort to meet customer and market needs, Galgo has developed the new PRE-Q Key on Performance (KOP) tread for mixed applications.

Galgo Expands in On/Off Road Segment

This new tread is featured in four sizes that range from 230mm (9”) to 260mm (10 2/8”) in width, and 19mm (24/32”) in depth. The main features of the KOP tread include offset rim blocks that deliver excellent rolling traction and allow for self-cleaning. In addition, this tread is designed with a special cut and penetration resistant compound and is recommended for low speed applications and short distances. The state-of-the-art design features of the KOP tread provide enhanced safety and greater mileage, making it an excellent choice for retreading.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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