What’s the difference between Winter Tires and All-Season Tires?

Tires-Easy Snow Tires, Tire Technology, Winter Tires

There is a lot of high technology in your car tires that can be tuned from tire to tire to make them perform according to the intended vehicle type, road condition, driving style and most importantly, temperature.   The main difference between winter tires and all-season tires is not something you can see. The rubber compound is by far the …

What’s the difference between Winter Tires and All-Season Tires? was last modified: November 1st, 2017 by Tires-Easy

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Do I Really Need New Tires? Three Things to Know Before You Buy

Tires-Easy Tire Safety, Tire Technology, Winter Tires

There is no avoiding the fact that winter n the Northern U.S. and in Canada means rain, snow, ice and cold temperatures. Each of these weather conditions demand a lot of your tires to keep you safe on the road. You may be wondering about the condition of your tires, or what you need to know to ensure you have …

Do I Really Need New Tires? Three Things to Know Before You Buy was last modified: October 27th, 2017 by Tires-Easy

What Materials are used in Light Truck and Car Tires?

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Have you ever wondered what goes into making a tire? There is a whole lot more to a tire than just rubber and air. Most car tires and light truck tires have a combination of natural and synthetic rubbers, fabric, steel-cords and other additives like carbon black and silica. Tire manufacturers are working continuously to replace non-renewable materials with renewable …

What Materials are used in Light Truck and Car Tires? was last modified: July 25th, 2017 by Tires-Easy

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Black to Green: How Tires are Going Eco-friendly

Tires-Easy Fuel Efficient Tires, Hankook Tires, Tire Technology

With engines going electric and alternative fuel sources growing in popularity, the eco-friendly green wave has fully engulfed the car industry. But the engine is only one part of the car. A major component that requires replacing is the humble tire. Tire manufacturers are using three main methods to do their part in saving the environment and making eco-friendly tires. …

Black to Green: How Tires are Going Eco-friendly was last modified: June 9th, 2017 by Tires-Easy

Make, made, manufactured: How and where your tires are created

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According to Consumer Reports, nearly 8 out of 10 Americans prefer to buy American-made products. What’s more, 60 percent say they’re willing to pay 10 percent more for domestically-manufactured goods. Yet, according to an Associated Press poll, in practice it’s the other way around. That study found 3 out of 4 would prefer American-made, but they actually end up going …

Make, made, manufactured: How and where your tires are created was last modified: June 9th, 2017 by Tires-Easy