Lessons learned from Dayton tyres on the sport-touring track will be brought to bear in new economy passenger tyres.
Bridgestone tyres is set to introduce the new Dayton D320, designed to provide drivers of family saloons and estates with high level all-round performance and good value for money.
The performance target is to deliver excellent dry handling without sacrificing comfort, while providing the safest possible wet braking and hydroplaning performance.
The tyres tread features a centre rib intended to provide linear stability and a strong centre feel to road handling, while its tapered design with lens-shaped blocks are designed to help reduce water turbulence on the block edges, for faster drainage away from the contact patch.
Tyres manufactures have always maintained their experience in the world of motor sport brings many advances in the world of everyday motoring. Tyres makers have the chance to bring the lessons learned on the track to bear on the roads.