Skip to: Description  ·  Claims  ·  References Cited  · Patent History  ·  Patent History

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

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof; the left side elevational view being identical thereto;

FIG. 4 is an enlarged fragmentary front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of a tire showing our new design, it being understood that the pattern repeats uniformly throughout the circumference of the tread and that the opposite side view is identical thereto;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view of a second embodiment, it being understood that an enlarged fragmentary view thereof would be substantially identical to that shown in FIG. 4, with the exception of the inclusion of the sidewall in the claim; and,

FIG. 7 is a cross-sectional view taken along line 7-7 of FIG. 2.

In the drawings, the broken lines showing of the sidewall, inner bead and the peripheral boundary between the tire tread and the sidewall in FIGS. 1 through 4 depict environmental subject matter and form no part of the claimed design.

The dark stippled surface shading represents the recessed portion of the tread grooves having a depth as best shown in FIG. 2.


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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D427551 July 4, 2000 Weber
D432956 October 31, 2000 Ricquet
D436900 January 30, 2001 Buresh
D451453 December 4, 2001 Maxwell et al.
D522442 June 6, 2006 Shirouzu
D559767 January 15, 2008 Graas et al.
D586724 February 17, 2009 Seibert et al.
D586725 February 17, 2009 Fontaine et al.
D586734 February 17, 2009 Bindner
D593931 June 9, 2009 Fontaine et al.
D597474 August 4, 2009 Yamakawa et al.
D601939 October 13, 2009 Fontaine et al.
D606002 December 15, 2009 Yamakawa et al.
D607809 January 12, 2010 Fontaine et al.
D609161 February 2, 2010 Fontaine et al.
D610970 March 2, 2010 You
D634699 March 22, 2011 Fontaine et al.
D638348 May 24, 2011 Harvey et al.
D639719 June 14, 2011 Harvey et al.
D639720 June 14, 2011 Harvey et al.
D644592 September 6, 2011 Grabo et al.
D644593 September 6, 2011 Fontaine et al.
D659075 May 8, 2012 Harvey et al.
D659633 May 15, 2012 Bindner et al.
D662451 June 26, 2012 Schmalix et al.
D668598 October 9, 2012 Hughes et al.
D676802 February 26, 2013 Takei
D680058 April 16, 2013 Takei
D694702 December 3, 2013 Leconte et al.
D710290 August 5, 2014 Leconte et al.
D710293 August 5, 2014 Fontaine et al.
D720681 January 6, 2015 Bindner et al.
D740745 October 13, 2015 Tian
D769799 October 25, 2016 Sareen
Patent History
Patent number: D789286
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 21, 2016
Date of Patent: Jun 13, 2017
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Inventors: Bingshan Han (Ettelbruck), Frederic Ngo (Blaschette), Armand Rene Gabriel Leconte (Bigonville), Sebastien Willy Fontaine (Vichten), Franck Tuccella (Lexy), Gregory Jardot (Hettange-Grande), Manfred Josef Jung (Freisen), Alexander Ossipov (Leuven), William Urbano Villamizar (Mersch)
Primary Examiner: Robert M Spear
Assistant Examiner: John Voytek
Application Number: 29/558,659