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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire showing our new design, it being understood that the tread pattern is repeated uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire tread.

FIG. 2 is an enlarged front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view of the design of FIG. 1, the opposite side elevational view being identical thereto.


The ornamental design for a tire, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D641689
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 28, 2009
Date of Patent: Jul 19, 2011
Assignees: Continental Tire North America, Inc. (Charlotte, NC), Continental Aktiengesellschaft (Hanover)
Inventors: Matt Lamb (Waxhaw, NC), Felix Huebner (Lehrte OT Arpke), Fardad Niknam (Rochester Hills, MI), Mauricio Mendez (Oakland Township, MI)
Primary Examiner: Caron D Veynar
Assistant Examiner: George D Kirschbaum
Attorney: Greenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C.
Application Number: 29/336,080