Using Studded Winter Tires And What You Should Know About Them Studded tires are tires where approximately 80 to 100 small metal studs are inserted to increase traction on the roads, particularly on icy or snowy surfaces. Although studded tires have been around since the 1890s, the use of studded tires in the United States […]
Off-road tires are able to carry a vehicle, driver, passengers, and load, on bumpy rocks, sand, mud, and other off-road surfaces, thanks to their special tread patterns. The grooves between the tread blocks are wider and the lugs are larger. Off-road tires also have reinforced sidewalls and are puncture resistant, which helps avoid damage and […]
Some of the things you should look for in a used winter tire: Manufacture date. Size and vehicle compatibility. The amount of tread. Treadwear pattern. Absence of damages and repairs.