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Federal Couragia M/T Tires

The Federal Couragia M/T Tire is Federal's answer to an offroad tire.  They are good MT tires for the money if you are in the market for a semi aggressive tread design that offers above average traction in various conditions offroad will still maintaining a mostly quiet ride on the paved roads.  Build with rugged performance in mind, the Couragia MT uses a high tread ply rating and 2 or 3 ply sidewall plys (model dependant) to provide strong offroad protection in rough terrain.  The tread design offers good mud traction with the a combination of large, stepped and siped lugs spaced out by voids large enough to assist with the self cleaning of mud and debris.  Within the voids is a groove that helps to clears mud and rock particles.  The tread pattern is engineered with unique design of their incremental block edge to clear debris, mud, dirt, sand, gravel and snow easily for good self cleaning of it's aggressive block and shoulder lugs providing excellent traction.  Aired down the 3-ply sidewalls flex good.  Incorporated into the sidewalls are protected by a extra rubber compound on across it's sidewalls.  The Couragia M/T also has a strong protection block built into the upper shoulder for an exceptional protection to impact, bruise, and cut resistance.  Their lug design has what is called SRG, or "Sloped Radius Gradient" which increases block stiffness for improved offroad performance and exceptional traction.  The tread compound is formulated to resists cuts, chips and abrasions for longer life to the elements and even wear on road.  In snow and sand this tire does well when compare to other mud terrain tires.  Highway manners are better than expected from a mud tire with less than moderate noise level and with the assistance of sipes in the lugs has better traction on wet or icy roads than other MT tires without the benefits of sipes.  Tread life is better than average.  Cost is on the low side of mud terrain tires.  Size availability is limited with sizes up to LT 235/85R16.

Couragia MT Data     ★ Sidewall:3 PLY.     ☆ Sidewall:2 PLY.
SER Size P.R. Overall 
Rim Width
Max Load Side Wall Type
mm in mm in in mm in in32" mm COLD KGS LBS
75 LT235/75R15 6 734 28.6 228 8.9 6~7 168 6.6 19 15 50 900/825 1985/1820 OWL
★LT265/75R16 8 807 31.5 260 10.1 7~8 193 7.5 19 15 65 1360/1250 3000/2755 OWL
★LT285/75R16 8 835 32.6 281 11.0 7.5~8.5 208 8.1 19 15 65 1500/1360 3305/ 3000 OWL
80 30*9.50R15LT 6 757 29.5 252 9.8 7~8 192 7.5 19 15 50 900 1985 OWL
31*10.5R15LT 6 785 30.6 268 10.5 7~9 200 7.8 19 15 50 1030 2270 OWL
▼33*12.50R15LT 6 833 32.5 325 12.7 9.5~10.5 248 9.7 19 15 35 1000 2205 OWL
☆205/80R16C 8 734 28.6 210 8.2 5.5~6.5 160 6.2 19 15 65 1060/1000 2337/2205 OWL
▼33*13.50R15LT  6 832 32.8 318 11.5 9.5~10.5 336 13.2 18.9 15 80 1000 2205 OWL
35*12.50R20LT  10 883 34.8 318 12.5 8~11 210 8.3 21 16.7 65 1180 2600 BSW
85 ★LT235/85R16 10 806 31.4 231 9.0 6~7 170 6.6 19 15 80 1400/1260 3086/2778 OBL

*data can change by manufacturer without prior notice.




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Manufacturer Info

Federal Corporation is a Taiwan based company established in 1955. Today, Federal has established a strong network of overseas distributors with more than 90 sales points globally. Domestic market is being run by Federal's subsidiary company, Federex Marketing Corporation, and it has built the most penetrating distribution channel in the island.

With the state-of-the-art technology, strict quality control, and high safety standards, Federal continues to develop innovative, outstanding quality tires. Federal manufactures full tire lines namely UHP, SUV, LTR and PCR. Over the past few years, efforts are concentrated in R&D to develop UHP and SUV tires.

Federal Corporation
No.369, Sec.2, Chung Hwa Rd.
Chungli, Taoyuan, Taiwan 32068
Tel: +886-3-452-2156


Rating  Key - The star rating keys are specific to the terrain being rated in the review.  To the Top 
Don't even consider it if this is your main terrain. This tire will not perform well at all in this terrain.

Its trying but not doing too well.  You'd be better off choosing another for this terrain.

Average.  Its doing ok, not great but its holding its own.  A decent choice if you're compromising.

This tire does very well in this terrain but its not the best tire available however still a very good choice.

This tire performs exceptionally well in this terrain.  Among the best suited for this terrain.

Size Availability - This is a one to three thumbs up snapshot rating where one mean poor selection, two means ok and three means great.  Check with suppliers or manufacturers for actual available sizes.  While this rating system is vague, we couldn't possibly list all available sizes with size selection changing over time.  Please see manufacturer for list of sizes in production.

Money Bags - This is an average cost scale based on an averaged advertised cost of this tire when compared to other tires.  One money bag represents the tire is typically one of the cheapest available while 5 money bags indicates that this tire is one of the most expensive.  Averages are based on the tires reviewed.

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