Nankang Tire New-generation Product: Sportnex AS-2+


Aqua Master: The excellent performance on the wet grip ability
As the latest product in the well-known Nankang Sportnex series, the development of AS-2+ aims to satisfy the strictest demands of European market. The upgraded performance of Nankang new UHP tire AS-2+ achieves “A” rated wet grip ability on the European tire label (note 1). Replacing the former generation AS-2, AS-2+ is now available above 30 sizes.
The new NANKANG Sportnex AS-2+ is certified by TÜV SÜD
In the testing of TÜV SÜD(note 2), AS-2+ was compared with the three competitors from European, Japanese and Korean major tire manufacturers. Wet breaking performance of AS-2+ is 14.9% better than the TÜV standard (note 3). In addition, aquaplaning performance is 4.3% better than other competitors in average (note 4).The asymmetric pattern design of AS-2+ offers great solutions for wet grip, driving comfort and handling. Compared to the conventional design, the enlarged tread grooves helps to maximize the aquaplaning ability (Note 5). All in all, Nankang tire will ensure your personal driving safety and enjoyable driving experience.
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Nankang Sportnex AS-2+
Report No. 713051806
225/45 R17 94W
Test vehicle:
VW Golf VII 1.6 TDI(105hp)/
VW Golf VII TDI(150hp),
VW Passat
ATP Papenburg(D), Wachauring, FAKTmotion(D),Garching(D)

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