Cooper Tyres and Rubber Company was established in 1914 in Akron at Ohio by two brother- in- laws, John F. Schaefer and Claude E. Hart. At first, the company manufactured patches of tyres, tyre cement and different types of repair kits for tyres. Later, they bought The Giant Tire & Rubber Company of Akron in order to further their business. Today, the company is known for being the 10th largest tyre manufacturing industry in the world and have three tyre manufacturing factories in the USA and also have other branches in Australia and Avon tyres, which sold to Cooper in 1997, has been one of a primary automotive business of Cooper.
The company produces various types of tyres such as all- season tyres, summer tyres and winter tyres for different vehicles which include passenger cars, SUV/ 4x4, trucks and buses, motorbikes and scooters, different types of industrial and commercial vehicles. Manufactured with a unique design, Cooper Zeon XTC is a summer tyre that provides both safety and comfort. It is specifically designed for passenger cars and built with latest innovative technology.
Cooper Zeon XTC consists of three sections of thread pattern. The tread blocks of the tyre are designed in an optimized shape that decreases the noise and enabling a quiet ride. The center section of the tyre consists of diagonal grooves along with a circumferential ring which provides excellent steering response. The lateral grooves, which is in the internal section of the tyre enable the water to disperse quickly and easily while driving through wet road conditions. The external shoulder blocks of the tyre consist of tread blocks that provide excellent cornering stability. The rubber compound of the tyre is made of silica and is quite flexible. The tyres have a speed of two- hundred and ten kilometers per hour, obtaining a speed rating of H and other tyres have a speed of two- hundred and forty kilometers per hour, obtaining a speed rating of V. It is fitted as an original component for passenger cars such as Skoda Octavia and Ford Fiesta.
Cooper Zeon XTC is available in many sizes which include: Cooper Zeon XTC 195/50 R 15 82 V – The tyre provides enhanced stability and flexibility. It offers excellent traction between the surface of the road and the rubber compound of the tyre. - Equipped with outstanding tear resistance, it impedes all sorts of tear, tread slits, flattening of tyre and many more. The tyre can perform at high speeds in both wet and dry road conditions without causing any sort of malformation. The tyres of Cooper follow the guidelines given by the European Union and carries the label of the European Union.