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Why go with Studless Ice and Snow tires?


…expensive winter tire?* Do I need a performance winter?* Should I go with studs or not?First, let's agree that the best Studless Ice and Snow tire outperforms studded tires on sheer ice. Read these test results: Studless vs. Studded Next, le'ts talk about a little tire logic: Always prepare for the worst…

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Ice Traction Testing: Studded vs. Studless (01:51)


…Testing: Studded vs. Studless (01:51) Category: Winter / Snow Tires Email Facebook Google+Twitter Share The Tire Rack's team of testers review the performance of winter / snow tires on ice, comparing the control of studded tires to a new generation of studless. The results show that studless tires proved…

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Best Affordable Winter / Snow Tires

Best Affordable Winter / Snow Tires


vs. Summer Tires." When looking for a value-priced winter / snow tire, consider the following three options: Continental ExtremeWinterContact Dunlop Graspic DS-3 General AltiMAX Arctic The Dunlop Graspic DS-3 is a Studless Ice & Snow tire that delivers maximum winter traction without using metal studs.…

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Bridgestone Winter / Snow Tires


…with responsive handling in wet and dry road conditions. BLIZZAK Studless Ice & Snow tires feature a patented MULTICELL compound that contains millions of microscopic pores to help grip ice without the use of studs. BLIZZAK Studless Ice & Snow tires have been shown to stop a vehicle traveling at only…

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…using studded tires. Here's a link to our studless vs. studded winter tire test. Just remember, these tires do feel a little squirmy when not in the snow and ice #3.) Studdable Winter This is the old school type of winter tire which uses an aggressive tread design for snow traction and metal studs for…

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Tire Testing Search


…Circle: Studless Ice & Snow Comparing the Bridgestone Blizzak WS60, Continental ExtremeWinterContact, and Michelin X-Ice Xi2 Studless Ice & Snow tires in Northern Sweden. Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studdable Winter / Snow Comparing the General Altimax Arctic, General Altimax Arctic Studded, Firestone…

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What Performance Category of Winter / Snow Tire Do I Need?

What Performance Category of Winter / Snow Tire Do I Need?


…noise from the studs hitting the road surface. You also have to be aware of local restrictions on their use. A studding service is available at Tire Rack for $15 per tire. Studless Ice and Snow Through the use of advanced rubber technologies, Studless Ice and Snow tires deliver studded tire performance…

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What is a Winter Performance tire? What is a Studless Ice and Snow Tire?


Bridgestone Blizzak WS60 (Studless Ice and Snow Winter tire) vs. Bridgestone Blizzak LM-60 (Performance Winter / Snow tire) -- how different can they be? The name and tread looks almost identical. Take a look at the following consumer review on the Blizzak LM 60 Winter Performance tire. "I am disapopinted…

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Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studdable Winter / Snow (05:06)


…designed to dig their way through the snow while including molded-in holes to insert optional metal studs for enhanced ice traction. We compared the General Altimax Arctic (both unstudded and studded) along with unstudded Firestone Winterforce and Pirelli Winter Carving Edge tires. Read the Full Test…

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Tire Test Results : Technological or Traditional Traction For Ice and Packed Snow?


…breaking-in the new studded winter / snow tires. The winter stud manufacturer's instructions stipulate relatively slow driving of less than 31 mph (50 km/h) without hard acceleration or braking for the first 62 miles (100 kilometers). This permits the lubricant used to install the studs to escape and/or…

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