If you live in an area where all-season tires can handle winter conditions and you don't need strong snow traction tires (dedicated winter / snow tires), take a look the Continental ExtremeContact DWS. Based on our internal tests and customer feedback, owners of performance-oriented coupes and sedans (BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz) love the performance of the ExtremeContact DWS.
During winter testing, the DWS provided great light snow traction. And, customers have enjoyed a set of these Continental auto tires for a few years as the tire is currently rated number one in our Tire Survey Results. The winter tire ratings for the DWS show the tire to be exceptional in light snow traction and capable on ice.
In snow, traction is key, and the following chart shows how the DWS distanced itself from the competition:
If dedicated winter / snow tires are not an option, then read our Continental reviews on the DWS to see what other customers are saying about their experience with this tire. Then shop by vehicle to find the tire that works best for your vehicle.