Galgo Launch New Winter Tread for North American Market

Galgo WMP

PRE-Q Galgo Corporation has announced the introduction of a new tread pattern for extreme winter conditions aimed at the US and Canadian markets.

Galgo Expands Range for USA and Canada

The new WMP [Winter Mileage Performance] tread was developed to withstand extreme temperatures down to 80 degrees below freezing. It is Three-Peak Mountain Snow Flake (3PMSF) certified and has received a rating of “excellent” for traction. The unique interlocking sipe design and a stable block pattern provide for extreme traction, mileage, even wear and improved handling.

WMP is available in the following widths and tread depths; 8 5/8” (220mm) 27.5/32, 9” (230mm) 27.5/32, 9 4/8” (240mm) 27.5/32, 9 7/8” (250mm) 27.5/32, 10 2/8” (260mm) 27.5/32, 10 5/8” (270mm) 27.5/32 and 11” (280mm) 25/32.

PRE-Q Galgo Corporation Vice President Eduardo Nava said; The WMP tread is a perfect example of our commitment to continuous improvement and innovation. Our dealers are like family to us, and we feel a huge obligation to work hard every day to provide them with the highest quality products available.”

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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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