Tyre direction: how to identify it

Whether going full speed on a straight stretch or being sporty round the corners, directional tread pattern tyres ensure driving pleasure with full safety – especially in wet conditions. A prerequisite for safe traction and especially good running characteristics is correct fitting. But how can you tell the direction of the tyres ?

An arrow indicates the rolling direction.

Directional tyres are marked on the side, i.e. on the tyre's sidewall. You will see the word "Rotation" or "Direction" written here. Next to it, there is a small arrow which indicates the tyre's forward direction (rolling direction).

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