Kyle at the Tire Rack

My name is Kyle and I am a retail sales representative at the Tire Rack.  In my position with the Tire Rack, I participate in the many tire tests we perform on our test track using our BMW and Porsche test vehicles.  These tests allow us to experience a tire both on the street and in a performance setting.  In this blog I will try to share some of my...  Read More

Looking for Hoosier race or autocross tires?

 A6                                                                                                                 R6 Hoosier currently offers the A6 for autocross and the R6 for road race applications. Tire Rack keeps the A6 and R6 Hoosier tires in stock and ready to ship. Check out available sizes and pricing, customer reviews, and full product...  Read More

Need all-season tires for your Infiniti G37 Sport?

Infiniti equips the 19" sport package with Max Performance Summer tires, designed to complement and enhance the sporty handling of the vehicle. These tires are likely the most fun to drive, but not everybody is looking for max performance. I've talked with several drivers looking for a tire acceptable in colder temps and a little light snow. I've had...  Read More

Michelin Primacy MXV4: Top Pick in Grand Touring Tires

Looking for a smooth and quiet riding all-season tire? The Michelin Primacy MXV4 is proving to be a true contender.  I've been pleased with the performance of the tire compared to others within the Grand Touring All-Season category.   See for yourself by taking a look at our latest test reports and customer surveys.     Read More

Best winter traction for your passenger vehicle

I recently faced the decision of picking the best winter tire for my driving conditions.   I considered the category of studless ice and snow tires for these offer the best traction in the worst of weather.  I had narrowed my choice to the following three tires: Continental Extreme Winter Contact, Bridgestone Blizzak WS60, and Michelin X-ice Xi2.    Continent...  Read More

New Bridgestone winter tires for your truck/suv

Bridgestone has introduced a new winter option for your SUV or light truck.  The Blizzak DMZ3 tire will be replaced this winter season with the new Bridgestone Blizzak DMV1.  The new tire will offer improved ice braking and cornering in addition to improvements in overall dry handling.  Bridgestone also posts strong improvements in wet traction over the...  Read More

Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V1

Looking to increase your confidence when driving in winter? A set of Blizzak DM-V1 tires for your truck or SUV may be the answer.  I had a chance to drive this tire at the Bridgestone Winter Driving School in Steamboat Springs and can't say enough about the level of traction it provided. The track was a sheet of ice and the Blizzaks helped the Toyota 4Runner...  Read More