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Summer Tires In Winter
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  • Summer Tires are Specialists

  • …especially on cars with high horsepower or upgraded wheel and tire packages. If your tires are summer tires, they are great right now, but will be extremely slippery in cold snowy weather. If you will experience cold and snow this winter, it is not too early to think about what your options are for…

  • Think About Your Summer Tires in the Winter

  • …you're interested in pulling up to an event and driving straight out onto the track without having to change your tires, the Direzza Sport Z1 Star Spec is one of the best. In fact, it's the preferred tire of the Tire Rack Project STR team that finished a fantastic season in the SCCA Solo…

  • Winter Tire Testing In Summer?

  • This week Tire Rack is conducting winter tire testing but the forecast is calling for 80 degrees and sunny skies...and we have not had snow in the last 5 months. We are heading over to the Ice Box, a local ice rink, to do some winter testing. Unfortunately, we can't test the tires in slushy or deep…

  • Testing Winters Tires in the Summer?!

  • …Continental in the middle and the Dunlop in last with respect to ride comfort and road handling. The Dunlop was better than the previous model but I still felt as though the tires were made of JELL-O. One thing to note is that snow tires are only recommended to be used in the winter. They will wear…

  • Buying Winter Tires in August?

  • …on in the spring, summer and fall months). And a Winter / Snow Tire & Wheel Package makes it easy to bolt on performance optimized for the season right in your own garage. Don’t let the upcoming winter make you cringe at the thought of driving again. Install a set of winter / snow tires

  • Snow Tire Testing in the Summer

  • …how these tires handle in warm, dry conditions (because the roads aren't always full of snow throughout the winter season). I tested the Bridgestone Blizzak WS70, Continental ExtremeWinterContact, Dunlop Graspic DS-3 and the Michelin X-Ice Xi2, Studless Ice and Snow tires. All four tires had a very…

  • How to Break In Your Winter Tires

  • Just like all-season and summer performance tires, dedicated winter / snow tires contain a release compound and lubricant in the top layer of the rubber compound. The purpose of this thin, slippery layer is to aid the tires in coming out of their molds during the tire production process. Without…

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