Tire Rack - Testing Value-Priced Max Performance Summer Tires
When looking for a value, one doesn't often find maximum performance. And when you want the absolute maximum in performance, it's rare to find a real value.
There's a group of value-priced tires delivering handling that lands them solidly in our Max Performance Summer category. But how well do they combine a blend of excellent traction and reasonable pricing?
Tire Rack - Testing Max Performance Summer Tires
In Max Performance Summer tires, high traction levels are paramount and some refinement in road manners is also critical. Low profile sizes, high speed ratings, and O.E. fitments on some of the world's best vehicles are hallmarks of the category.
Kumho's new Ecsta LE Sport takes on the top tires in the category in our recent test.
Tire Rack - Clash of the Titans: Testing Two New Max Performance Summer Heavy Hitters
Recently, two titans in the tire world launched new Max Performance Summer tires: Bridgestone and their Potenza S-04 Pole Position and Michelin with the Pilot Super Sport. Both are long-awaited replacements for very capable and popular products from each brand.
How do they compare to the other heavy hitters in the category?
Tire Rack - Finding the "Ultra" in Ultra High Performance All-Season Tires
Today, a growing number of Ultra High Performance All-Season tires share a common name and tread pattern with their counterparts in the High Performance All-Season category. Do their on-road personalities and performance characteristics carry over? Or does the similarity end with the tread pattern and name on the sidewall?
To find out, we hit the road and the track.
Tire Rack Tire Test - Testing the New Extremes of Extreme Performance Summer Tires
Extreme Performance Summer tires are not ordinary by any standards. Designed to bring race tire-like performance to the street, today's Extreme Performance Summer tires are capable of delivering ultimate dry traction levels on par with yesterday's dedicated track tires. All this while still providing longer treadwear and more reasonable road manners than any track tire could ever deliver.
This year there is a bumper crop of new Extreme Performance Summer tires with new products from Bridgestone, Kumho and Yokohama. Watch how these new tires performed.
Review of Hankook Ventus V12 EVO's (HD)
Just got new tires on my 2011 Honda Civic Si and I figured I would let you know what I thought about them. If you have any questions or suggestions for the channel let me know! The tires cost 460 including shipping but I got and $80 rebate and instillation with alignment was $130.
Tire Rack - Testing Bridgestone's Potenza RE970AS Pole Position Ultra High Performance A/S Tire
After a successful run as a top-selling Ultra High Performance All-Season tire, Bridgestone replaced the Potenza RE960AS Pole Position with the new Potenza RE970AS Pole Position. While only a few numbers in the name have changed, there is plenty of advanced technology packed into this tire. Watch as we test it against three top tires in the category.
Winter Tyres v Summer Tyres: the Truth! - Auto Express
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British motorists tend to run summer tyres on their cars all year round, regardless of the weather. However, as our exclusive comparison test shows, this can be very dangerous.
We headed to Sweden to compare the performance of summer tyres with winter tyres on snow ¬≠ and the results were quite shocking.
Kumho Tire Ecsta 4X Product Video
Kumho Tire launched their Ultra High Performing tire, Ecsta 4X, in late summer of 2011. As this tire takes the market, and the road, by storm, everyone is screaming for more! Watch this video to get more details on this all-season, all-affordable UHP tire! Let's Go!
Tire Rack - Testing Value Priced Ultra High Performance All-Season Tires
General and Kumho provide good performance levels paired with attractive pricing. Both have recently released new Ultra High Performance All-Season tires, so we decided to evaluate them side-by-side, along with two other value-focused tires from the category: the General G-MAX AS-03 and Kumho Ecsta 4X tires with the Hankook Ventus V4 ES H105 and Yokohama AVID ENVigor.
Tire Rack - Winter Testing at the Arctic Circle: Studdable Winter/Snow
Once again from Northern Sweden, home to a number of great winter test sites and plenty of snow and ice, we tested a tires ability to accelerate, brake and drive through the Arctic snow and on ice.
This round included several Studdable Winter / Snow tires, each featuring deep treads molded in aggressive patterns 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.
VarrsToen 2.2.2's wrapped in Hankook Ventus v12 Evo's
My brother bought new rims for his car. Decided to put together a little video to celebrate it!
VarrsToen 2.2.2, 19x9.5 & 19x10.5 +22 offset
Hankook Ventus V12 Evo, 245/35-19 & 275/35-19
Music is "Heading South" by Mike Kalombo available on his Password album.