When it comes to driving, everything rides on your tires. From details about tire tread to the big picture of how to keep your tires in good working order, we’ll explain whatever you need to know. Learn how to install tire chains, what the numbers on your sidewall mean, and what your options are for new tire sizes.
Do I Need Snow Tires if I Have AWD?
It's a common misperception that AWDs will drive like tanks in every winter road condition. Here are answers on when you do and don't need snow tires on your AWD.
Trailer and Tire Do’s and Don’ts: Answers to Common Questions
Towing a camper, a boat or a cargo trailer? Whatever’s attached to your hitch needs the same attention your vehicle gets. Here’s a quick FAQ.
Summer Tires vs All-Season Tires: Which Are Best for You?
Which do you think get better traction in a hard rain—summer tires or all-season tires? What you don’t know about performance tires may surprise you.
8 Great Ways to Get the Most from Your Trailer Tires
Maintaining trailer tires isn’t always the same as what you do for passenger vehicle tires. Here’s what to do to get the longest tire life from trailer tires.
Do You Even Need a Spare Tire?
Many newer-model cars now come without spare tires. Here’s what to know about spares and if you really need one or not.
How Do I Know When I Need New Tires?
Ever wonder when to replace your worn car tires? Barring any irregular or unsafe wear patterns, the life of a tire is most often determined by the amount of tread left on it.
Tire Rotation: It’s Preventive Care for Your Tires
Tire rotation is one of the easiest ways to extend the life of your tires and get the most miles out of them.
4 Reasons Not to Drive Winter Tires Through Summer
If you’re thinking of driving on your winter tires year-round, there’s a strong case against it. Consider these traction and pocketbook issues.
A Helpful Q&A Guide to Buying Tires
Get answers to the most-asked questions about tires, including types of tires, how they’re priced and how to pick the right tires for your vehicle.