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Winter Tire
Industry type:Transportation
Product model number:Himalaya Kattura
Federal Corporation
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The Himalaya Kattura is the next generation of Federal's studless winter tire designed specifically for markets in Central and South Europe. Aimed to enhance driving safety and stability in mild winter conditions, the Himalaya Kattura not only provides superior traction and controls on slush road conditions, but outruns leading brands with superb acceleration and braking performance. In addition, committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, Federal's latest eco-friendly compounds are used for low rolling resistance. Drivers using the Himalaya Kattura will certainly see improved fuel mileage.

The innovative Himalaya Kattura is Federal's premium sedan tire designed to provide reliable all-winter traction, superior handling, and high durability. Featuring unidirectional tire tread with V-shaped grooves and staggered trapezium sipes, the Himalaya Kattura delivers more road surface grip for increased controls in wet weather conditions and light snow. Also, its shoulder area is bolstered by tie bars which help to improve tire rigidity and handling to ensure a safe and stable steering for winter trips. Collectively, these elements complement each other, resulting in superior acceleration performance than leading brands by 13 percent along with outstanding braking performance by five percent.

Aiming to reduce carbon dioxide emissions through improvements of vehicle fuel efficiency, the Himalaya Kattura boasts new generation tread compounds with reduced rolling resistance. Drivers can enjoy economical and environmental benefits on their daily ride as the tire grants better mileage and less greenhouse gas emissions when used.


About Federal Corporation

Federal Tire was founded in Taiwan in 1954. Technical cooperation with Bridgestone Corporation from 1960-1979 and with Sumitomo Rubber Industries (Dunlop Tires) from 1981-2000 has given Federal the necessary and strong technical capabilities and know-how to produce our own brand tires – Federal Tire. Today, Federal has established a strong network of overseas distributors with more than a hundred national/regional representatives throughout 70+ countries. Domestic channels are managed by our subsidiary, Federex Marketing Corporation, and through the years, distribution in Taiwan has grown strongly and penetrated each and every corner of the island.
With state-of-the-art technology, strict quality control, and highly regulated safety standards, Federal continues to develop innovative, quality tires for the UHP, SUV, LTR, and PCR lines. We will continue to focus on and constantly improve customer satisfaction, on-time and prompt delivery, and our after-sales services.


Headquartered in Chung Li, Taoyuan, Federal Corp. was founded in 1954, manufacturing rubber goods like conveyer belts. Federal Corp. then had technical cooperation with Bridgestone Corp. from 1960-1979 and with Sumitomo Rubber Industries (Dunlop Tires) from 1981-2000, which has given Federal the strong technical capabilities and know-how to produce its own brand tires today – Federal Tires. Federal Corp. has been leading the top-notch team, investing cutting-edge technology and developing unique marketing strategies, performing the motto ’Always Innovation, Always Breakthrough.’ It has won three consecutive Taiwan Excellence Awards from 2012 through 2014, and without any doubt, Federal Corp. has successfully built itself to be the proud of MIT(Made in Taiwan).