Examine it! Driving safety in winter - Having the right tires is important | Drive it!

  • 9 years ago
Winter is a challenging time for car drivers in continental Europe and elsewhere. But some people still think that they can get away with summer tires, if they live in the city and in an area where it rarely snows.It's understandable because a second set of tires costs a lot of money. But bear in mind that the rubber compound in summer tires begins to harden as soon as temperatures dip close to zero, which can reduce traction considerably.