Automobile tire


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an automobile tire showing my new design, it being understood that the tread design is repeated uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire and the opposite side is the same as that shown;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is an enlarged fragmentary front elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D339777 September 28, 1993 Tsuda et al.
D355151 February 7, 1995 Hagmaier
D362217 September 12, 1995 McKisson
D365059 December 12, 1995 McKisson
Other references
  • Summit Mega Trac Plus Tire, 1995 Tread Design Guide, p. 68, Jan. 1995. Ultra-Tech Radial GT Tire, 1995 Tread Design Guide, p. 71, Jan. 1995. Cordovan Power King All Steel Radial Drive I Tire, 1995 Tread Design Guide, p. 129, Jan. 1995.
Patent History
Patent number: D388371
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 13, 1996
Date of Patent: Dec 30, 1997
Assignee: Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (Kobe)
Inventor: Tatsuya Miyazaki (Akashi)
Primary Examiner: James Gandy
Assistant Examiner: Robert Spear
Law Firm: Cushman Darby & Cushman Intellectual Property Group of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP
Application Number: 0/59,567
Current U.S. Class: D12/146
International Classification: 1215;