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  • How We Evaluate Tires on the Test Track

  • …autocross course. The course challenges each tire's steering response, braking and cornering capabilities. Traction control is turned off for our testing, which allows us to feel more of how each tire is performing. As you can see in the video, we test tires in both dry conditions and also wet…

  • Winter Tires on Ice

  • …the same vehicle equipped with four winter tires. This year, as usual, we tested the latest developments in winter traction by looking at and comparing the newest tires. We evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the various tires and determine which tires represent the greatest strides in winter…

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  • The Yokohama S.drive steps up to the plate.

  • Our current test of Ultra High Performance tires proved the Yokohama S.drive is a very capable tire. The tire was tested against the BFGoodrich g-Force Sport, Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval and the Kumho Ecsta SPT KU31. These tires were evaluated during a Real World Road Ride and during drives in wet…

  • Tire Tech Information - Tire Rack's Tire Testing Program

  • …four-wheel disc and anti-lock braking systems often get the majority of praise, it's really the tires that convert those systems' abilities into actual stopping distances. To evaluate the contribution tires make, we conduct straight-line braking tests to accurately measure panic stopping distances.…

  • Tires by Brand at Tire Rack

  • …Two Pair? Category: Winter / Snow Tires Length: (01:56) Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studless Ice & Snow Category: Winter / Snow Tires Length: (04:10) What Our Customers Have to Say I found especially helpful your clear and informative evaluations of each tire on your web site. John, APO My…

  • Who is Gavin?

  • …the wheels and tires, and fiddled with the plumbing on my intake. By far, the wheel and tire change is the best upgrade you can do! On top of being a part of our tire evaluation team, I've attended several race schools. If you have any VW or GTI questions regarding tires, wheels, suspension…

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  • Tires As Shoes: Part Three -- What Price?

  • …couple handy video's to see the tests in motion: Road course: Test Track: So why am I telling you about tire testing and my subject title says, "What Price?" Because evaluating tires gives me, as well as all the other product specialists, a hands-on opportunity to know what price vs. value…

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  • Proper Way To Repair a Tire

  • Proper Way To Repair a Tire

    …and punctures to the tire's shoulder and sidewall area are not recommended. Evaluating the damage the object caused to the tire, reestablishing an airtight seal of the tire's inner liner and completely filling the path the object took through the tire are the three main considerations…


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