Performance Ratings

  • rating  Ice Traction
  • rating  Dry Handling
  • rating  Snow Traction
  • rating  Wet Handling
  • rating  Tread Life
  • rating  Ride Comfort
  • rating  Quiet Ride
  • rating  Winter Handling
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Studless Performance Winter Tire

The Toyo Observe GSi-6 HP is a designed for the toughest winter conditions featuring Microbit studless technology. The high performance rated sizes are ideal for passenger cars, sport coupes and some sport SUVs.
Significant performance improvements over its predecessor have been achieved using the latest technology. The result is a tire that performs better in snow and ice, with a significant improvement on cold wet roads.

Improved performance not only in snow and slush, but on ice and cold wet roads as well. How did Toyo Tire accomplish all of this? Traction from advanced technology.

Performance Ratings

  • rating  Ice Traction
  • rating  Dry Handling
  • rating  Snow Traction
  • rating  Wet Handling
  • rating  Tread Life
  • rating  Ride Comfort
  • rating  Quiet Ride
  • rating  Winter Handling
DIRECTIONAL TREAD PATTERN
  • A directional tread design with staggered tread blocks maximizes traction and handling while improving ride comfort by reducing road noise.
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SERRATED STABILITY RIB
SERRATED STABILITY RIB
  • A continuous centre rib adds stability during highway driving or when changing lanes.
  • A unique serrated design digs into deep snow and slush for better cold weather traction.
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SERRATED STABILITY RIB
LARGE INNER BLOCKS WITH SAW TOOTHED EDGES
LARGE INNER BLOCKS WITH SAW TOOTHED EDGES
  • Larger inner blocks are tied together to add stability at highway speeds.
  • While the saw-tooth edges around the block add biting grip in deep snow and slush covered roads.
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LARGE INNER BLOCKS WITH SAW TOOTHED EDGES
SPLIT OFFSET SHOULDER BLOCKS
SPLIT OFFSET SHOULDER BLOCKS
  • Large outer blocks on the outside shoulder add stability to the tire as well as grabbing power in deep snow.
  • The saw-tooth edges add lateral traction while cornering.
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SPLIT OFFSET SHOULDER BLOCKS
SNOW CLAWS
SNOW CLAWS
  • These edges within the tread grooves enhance traction in deep snow or slush.
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SNOW CLAWS
4 CIRCUMFERENTIAL GROOVES
4 CIRCUMFERENTIAL GROOVES
  • 4 circumferential grooves efficiently evacuate moisture from under the tire for better grip.
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4 CIRCUMFERENTIAL GROOVES
TAPERED EVACUATION GROOVES
TAPERED EVACUATION GROOVES
  • Tapered evacuation grooves quickly move the water or slush away from the center of the tire to reduce the risk of hydroplaning or getting caught in slushy rutted roads.

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TAPERED EVACUATION GROOVES
HIGH DENSITY 3D SIPES
HIGH DENSITY 3D SIPES
  • Toyo’s Multi Wave 3D siping provides for more edge effect while ensuring the blocks remain firmer while braking, cornering or accelerating. This improves performance and reduces the risk of irregular wear.
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HIGH DENSITY 3D SIPES
SPIRAL EDGE SIPE
SPIRAL EDGE SIPE
  • A unique 360 degree spiral edge sipe is designed to improve traction while accelerating, cornering or braking.
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SPIRAL EDGE SIPE
PLOW EDGE
PLOW EDGE
  • A sharp angled leading edge adds edge grip on snow and ice and helps move slush away from the center of the tire.
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PLOW EDGE
SHOULDER LIGHTNING EDGE
SHOULDER LIGHTNING EDGE
  • A jagged lightning style sipe in the shoulder blocks adds lateral traction when cornering.
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SHOULDER LIGHTNING EDGE
TAPERED SHOULDER WEDGE
TAPERED SHOULDER WEDGE

A tapered buttress design along with  unique outside block grooves on the sidewall adds to the tires ability to navigate slushy rutted roads.

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TAPERED SHOULDER WEDGE
Tire Size Load/Speed Product Code Approved Rim Width Range (inch) Overall Diameter (inch) Overall Width (inch) Sidewall Tread Depth (1/32") Revs/km Max Load Single (lbs.) Max Pressure Single (psi)
245/50R18XL 11

“Millennium” warranty:“Millennium” warranty:

- 5 year workmanship and materials warranty.   

OBSERVE GSi-6 HP
A performance tire ready for Canadian winters!
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