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

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

eco-friendly tires

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

American Made Tires

Foreign and Domestic Tires: Quality, Innovation, and Affordability

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Americans want tires that are affordable, but aren’t lacking in quality. Oftentimes, tire companies based in America offer cheaper products, but may be lacking the higher quality of overseas tires – unless you want to pay steeper prices. But, many Americans only want American-made tires. This does two things: Drives innovation, and lures overseas companies to America, in turn creating …

Foreign and Domestic Tires: Quality, Innovation, and Affordability was last modified: June 29th, 2017 by Tires-Easy

tire technology & innovation

Technology and Innovation: Tires Edition

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When it comes to tire tech, there are exciting things in the works. Noiseless Electric Vehicles with tires that whisper down the road. The Internet of Things, with smart tires that talk to your driverless car. Airless tires. Tires that change shape based on road conditions. The tire of the future could last the entire lifetime of your car. It …

Technology and Innovation: Tires Edition was last modified: June 9th, 2017 by Tires-Easy