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Best snow tires ever!

edcentricedcentric near Milwaukee, Wisconsin Icrontian
edited Feb 2011 in The Pub
I drive a '96 Volvo 960. I'll put this into perspective, lots of torque, heavy, rear wheel drive.
And I live in WI.
I have had five sets of tires on this car over the years, including Blizzaks at one time.
Nothing comes close to my new Nokian WGR2's.
http://www.nokiantires.com/product-group?group=1.01
They are astounding and give both true snow tire performance and all year durability (better than the 20k mi on the Blizzaks).
These have saved my life more than once this winter.:hair:
Are you looking for something more aggressive? These guys make studded racing tires:grr:

Comments

  • pragtasticpragtastic Alexandria, VA Icrontian
    edited Feb 2011
    Better snow performance than Blizzak's would be damned impressive. I could not say enough good things about those tires when I had them.
  • edcentricedcentric near Milwaukee, Wisconsin Icrontian
    edited Feb 2011
    Let's see;
    - same price as Bilzzaks
    - better traction; in wet snow and slush especially
    - last more than twice as long (50k)

    Yes these are good.
    Just put a pair in the front of my wife's Sienna and she is impressed (won some points there)
  • the_technocratthe_technocrat IC-MotY1 Indy Icrontian
    edited Feb 2011
    calling gnome_queen...
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