Why do car tires have treads?
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Why do car tires have treads?

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Why do car tires have treads?

Asked by Sam on Thursday, May 18 2017 for a 2011 Toyota Camry L4-2.5L

Wouldn’t there be more surface area in contact with the road if there were no treads? Are the treads mainly a benefit in wet-road conditions?

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