The Yokohama W.drive tire is a premium tire for extreme winter weather driving. It will perform better, and keep you safer on snow covered and icy roads than all-season tires. It has a chevron shaped directional tread pattern made up of heavily siped blocks. This tread design, coupled with tread rubber that stays soft even in cold weather gaurantees you confidence and a sure footed feel on dry cold roads, snow covered roads, or even icy road conditions. An excellent winter tire for the money and available for easy order and fast delivery on tires-easy.com.