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Now’s the Time to Freshen up on Winter Driving Tips

Getting ready involves more than just winter tires. Vehicle maintenance is important as well. Simple items such as wipers also need to be checked. Every year, at the first sight of snow, we all get the impression that collectively, we’ve forgotten how to drive....

Nokian Hakkapeliitta 10 Winter Tire Review: The Finest Winter Tire?

Winter is just around the corner, here, in Canada, and that means it's time to install your winter tires on your car. Even though November is pretty late to shop for some tires you still have time before the cold frigid nights and the...

Bridgestone Blizzak WS90 Winter Tire Review: Still the Best?

The Blizzak winter tire has been a performance leader for years. Blizzak is a combination of “blizzard” and “Zacke” for jagged teeth in German. The WS90 is the latest generation of Bridgestone’s For as long as I have been writing on and about cars,...

Choosing Winter Tires for Your Electric Car

Nitto SN3 Winter Tires | Photo: Olivier Delorme
Winter is approaching, you can feel it. The nights are cool, the mornings require a little coat and soon, the mercury will fall quietly under the bar of 7 degrees Celsius (45˚F) to reach zero and then it will be snow, ice, storms ......

It’s October. It’s Time to Think About Winter Tires

Nitto SN3 Winter Tires | Photo: Olivier Delorme
Don’t wait until November to book an appointment or start shopping. Good winter tires are without a doubt the best safety feature. Some tire sizes are extremely hard to come by – best order now. 2020 was bad and 2021 wasn’t exactly any better....

Nitto SN3 Winter Tire Review: Good Value And Performance

The Nitto SN3 is available in 60 sizes, from 15-inch to 22-inch wheels. The SN3s are the high-performance variant. We needed winter to start in order to complete this review… Nitto is no stranger to the Canadian tire market, at least when it comes...

Still Haven’t Purchased Your Winter Tires? You Might Be In For A Bad Surprise

Remember Canadian snowbirds? They’re not going to Florida this year. They number in the hundreds of thousands and many will need winter tires this year. As well, many car owners left their winter tires on all year because of the COVID lockdown last...

Nitto SN3 Winter Tire: Yes, From Nitto

Nitto is best-known for its ultra-high performance tires. Nitto sells three different winter tires in Canada. The SN3s are the high-performance variant. I feel as though we have a knack for discovering hidden tire treasures among established tire makers. Nearly two years ago, I...

Top 2020-21 Winter Tire Suggestions

Good winter tires are the best safety feature. As we’ve learned in life, you always get what you pay for. Don’t wait until the last minute! 2020 will go down in the history books as one of the most disruptive and anxiety-inducing of all...

The Time To Start Thinking About Winter Tires Is Now

2018 Winter tires
Now, more than ever, waiting until the last minute is a terrible idea. You absolutely want to avoid crowds this year because of the pandemic. Because of COVID, many never swapped over to summer tires in the spring, which poses another problem. No matter...