Tires

TiresTop 10 Winter Tires for Cars and Small SUVs
The Quebec winter tire law is already 10 years old, making it mandatory to have winter tires mounted from December 15 to March 15. In 2019, the period will be extended by two weeks, starting on December 1st. In the rest of Canada, at least 60% of drivers in the …
TiresCooper Weather-Master WSC: a Tire that Deserves our Attention
Last fall, we introduced you to the Cooper Weather-Master WSC, a winter tire designed specifically for pickups and SUVs, vehicle types that remain among Canada’s bestsellers, year after year. Not only is the Weather-Master WSC likely to be a very popular product in the Cooper lineup, but it should also …
TiresHankook Winter i*Pike RS: Balancing Price and Performance
In a previous article, we talked about the Hankook Winter i*Pike RS , a tire that we’ve been testing all winter to see what it’s capable of. Good for both SUVs and touring cars, this tire strikes a good balance between price and performance. Hankook does offer higher-performance products, but …
TiresHankook Winter i*Pike RS Tires: We Put Them to the Test
Winter is officially here. Choosing the right winter tires for your needs and budget is never an easy task. No one likes to spend on tires, even though they have a direct impact on how your vehicle drives in winter. In fact, good tires can help keep you safe. When …
TiresCooper Weather-Master WSC: Affordable Performance?
The snow tire season is almost upon us and with such a wide array of models to choose from, it can be hard to decide what’s right for you. Some tires offer unequivocal performance, but high prices make them less accessible. Is it possible to find a good tire that …
TiresTop 10 Affordable Four-Season Tires For SUVs
Money’s tight these days, so choosing a cheap four-season (or three-season) tire is a tempting proposition. Sure, they often look nice and may offer what seems to be adequate performance, but they quickly reach their limit when you take corners or brake, especially if you’re unforgiving with the steering wheel …
TiresMichelin X-ICE Xi3: Tires Made for Performance
It’s winter tire season and if you haven’t already had some installed, you’re late! Most people find buying or replacing winter tires a tedious—and costly—task that doesn’t necessarily deliver many returns. They’d rather put the money toward a trip down south. But tire shopping is more pleasant if you keep …
TiresThe Car Guide’s 2016-2017 Winter Tire Test
The Car Guide conducted an exhaustive winter tire test, which sought out to determine the best overall choices as well as the tires that offer the best value and performance. These tests are carried out in Canada by two tire experts, Jean-François Guay and Michel Poirier-Defoy, both seasoned automobile journalists …
TiresWinter Tires: Not mandatory, but…
Winter tires aren’t required by law in most Canadian provinces, although they are an obligation in Quebec from December 15 to March 15. However, choosing the right tire isn’t as simple as grabbing just any set with a winter tire symbol. Cheap winter tires aren’t effective. Not only are they …
TiresAlloy wheels, benefits only!
Article produced by the PMCtire.com team You've all heard a friend, a neighbour, or a colleague bragging about the new "rims" he installed on his car. Enhanced look and improved road grip are only some of the benefits that motivate car owners to buy alloy wheels. And you? Do you …
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