Pneumatic tire

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a pneumatic tire showing our new design, it being understood that the tread pattern repeats throughout the entire outer circumference;

FIG. 2 is an end elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a partial end view thereof, shown at an enlarged scale;

FIG. 4 is an opposite end elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 a side elevation view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is an opposite side elevation view thereof.

The broken lines along the top and bottom edges of FIG. 3 show the boundaries of the figure and form no part of the claimed design. All other broken lines in the drawings depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.


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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D432957 October 31, 2000 Ricquet
D560595 January 29, 2008 Bindner et al.
D572653 July 8, 2008 Knowles et al.
D593931 June 9, 2009 Fontaine et al.
D606002 December 15, 2009 Yamakawa et al.
D609627 February 9, 2010 Frappart et al.
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Other references
  • Continental ContiSportContact 2 Tire; 2005 Tread Design Guide, p. 13, Row 1, Item 1.
  • Michelin Pilot Exalto PE2 Tire; 2006 Tread Design Guide, p. 39, Row 2, Item 5.
Patent History
Patent number: D647454
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 23, 2009
Date of Patent: Oct 25, 2011
Assignees: Societe de Technologie Michelin (Clermont-Ferrand), Michelin Recherche Et Technique S.A. (Granges-Paccot)
Inventors: Daniel Fabing (Clermont-Ferrand), Arnaud Frappart (Clermont-Ferrand), Francois Hottebart (Royat)
Primary Examiner: Garth Rademaker
Attorney: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Application Number: 29/344,071