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United States Patent D797,038
Sekine ,   et al. September 12, 2017

Automobile tire


CLAIM The ornamental design for an automobile tire, as shown and described.
Inventors: Sekine; Katsuyoshi (Hiratsuka, JP), Kuwahara; Noboru (Tokyo, JP)
Name City State Country Type


Minato-ku, Tokyo


Assignee: THE YOKOHAMA RUBBER CO., LTD. (Minato-ku, Tokyo, JP)
Appl. No.: D/560,651
Filed: April 8, 2016

Foreign Application Priority Data

Oct 9, 2015 [JP] 2015-022368

Current U.S. Class: D12/605
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: ;D12/500-605,900 ;D5/30 ;D7/396.4,396.5,588 ;152/DIG.12,209.1,209.8,209.9,209.12,209.16,209.26,209.27,517,523,425,902,903

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Primary Examiner: Laymon; Wan
Assistant Examiner: Samuel; Clint A
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an automobile tire showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a partially enlarged view of a portion defined by lines 9-9 shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 10 is a partially enlarged view of a portion defined by lines 10-10 shown in FIG. 9;

FIG. 11 is a partially enlarged view of a portion defined by lines 11-11 shown in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 12 is an end elevational view of a portion defined by lines 12-12 shown in FIG. 11.

In the drawings, the broken lines depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.

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