2014 One Lap of America Winners Trust Michelin

Catesby Jones’ and William Taylor’s 2010 Nissan GT-R came up a little short in the 2012 and 2013 One Lap of America, but this year was a different story as they won their first overall victory. Not only did they have the best vehicle, they were again this year driving on the top-rated tire from our Max Performance Summer category – the Michelin Pilot Super...  Read More

Is There Air in the Spare for Your Trip Over the Hill and Through the Woods?

It’s time for families to come together for the Holidays, and that often means loading the car for extended highway travel. However, before you load the trunk and begin your trip, make sure you check the air pressure of all your vehicle’s tires, including the spare. Many spare tires are packaged at the bottom of a car’s trunk or under the bed of a crossover,...  Read More

Tire Rack Has a Hall of Famer!

At the 2012 SEMA Show/Global Tire Expo in Las Vegas at the Cosmopolitan on October 29, 2012, Tire Rack's Pete Veldman will be inducted into the Hall of Fame for the Tire Industry Association (TIA). While initially skeptical about starting a mail-order tire company, Veldman quickly saw a need for customers to acquire specialty tires easily and efficiently....  Read More

Bring the Tire Rack Street Survival Program to Your Community

Car crashes are the number one killer of teens in America, depleting our most precious resource and hopes for the future. Each year more than 5,000 youths age 15-20 are involved in fatal motor vehicle crashes and 196,000 are injured nationwide, mainly because of driver error. To reduce that number, the national non-profit Tire Rack Street Survival® driver...  Read More

Winter Reminders from Tire Rack

Don't tailgate. Keep a safe distance from the car in front of you. Check your tire tread depth and pressure.Every year we're reminded how to drive during winter, yet every year we see drivers on the road who behave like it's summer. To help you stay safe behind the wheel and make this winter as safe as possible, these are the things you truly need to...  Read More

New Winter Tires and Wheels Will Save You Money

While replacing your summer or all-season tires with a dedicated set of winter / snow tires is highly recommended, having a set of wheels to install these tires on for the colder months will save you money over time. Tire and Wheel Packages not only eliminate the hassle of changing your tires twice a year, but also mean you'll never have to pay for mounting...  Read More

We Compare Bridgestone Tires on the Ice

Do all-season tires on a front-wheel drive vehicle perform the same as a set of performance winter tires? To find out, we compared a set of Bridgestone Turanza EL400-02 (Standard Touring All-Season) tires with the Bridgestone Blizzak WS70 (Studless Ice and Snow) tires on one of the American market's most popular front-wheel drive cars, the 2012 Honda Civic.As...  Read More

Buy Winter Tires for Safe Winter Driving

Severe winter weather makes driving treacherous. But snow tires and wheels, planning and a little training can make this winter less difficult and dangerous.No one wants to get stuck in the snow in the winter. Our recommendation? Buy snow tires. They're designed to excel in the colder temperatures, slush, snow and ice that many parts of the country...  Read More

All-Season Tires for Winter? Think Again!

With winter right around the corner, replacing your vehicle's all-season tires with a set of dedicated winter tires is the best way to go. All-season tires are a compromise intended to provide acceptable traits under a wide variety of conditions. The all-season tire tread designs and compounds that are engineered to provide extended mileage and durability in...  Read More

Go Off-Road with Fuzion Tires

Developed to meet the needs of light truck tuners and enthusiasts who want a unique style without compromising comfort and affordability, the Fuzion XTi has the capability to go off-road. Delivering traction in any direction on gravel roads and dirt trails, the tire provides year-round traction for Jeeps and sport utility vehicles, even in snow.The XTi also...  Read More

Which Tires Are Right for the Upcoming Winter Season?

All-season tires are a compromise intended to provide acceptable characteristics under a wide variety of conditions. That compromise hinders the tires from being a master of any of of them. A tire's tread design and compounds that provide extended mileage and durability under the summer's sun are not as effective in winter's freezing temperatures and through...  Read More

Summer's Not Over Yet

While the calendar is getting closer to fall, there is still plenty of time to enjoy the benefits of summer tires. With 23 different Bridgestone Potenza tires available within the Extreme Performance Summer, Max Performance Summer and Ultra High Performance Summer categories, summer driving doesn't have to end anytime soon. Compare Bridgestone tires within...  Read More

Not Enough Space in Your Garage?

After you buy auto tires for the summer and winter driving season, what is the best way to store the extra set that is not in use? Providing a seamless look for tire storage, the Tire Garage keeps tires up to 27" in diameter organized while freeing up extra space in your garage.Keeps tires clean and dry Protects tires from UV degradation Universal fit due to...  Read More

At the Track with Hoosier Tires

The A6 Radial from Hoosier is a Dry Racetrack & Autocross Only tire developed for drivers who compete in autocross, time trial and hillclimb events in dry conditions where responsiveness and high levels of grip are desirable. This particular Hoosier tire begins with a tread depth of 4.5/32" and does not require shaving for competition. However, it will...  Read More

Need Replacement Tires? Order Tires Online

Since 1996, when Tire Rack introduced the industry's most up-to-date website to the world, consumers have been able to research their performance product purchases and confidently buy online. Even as the industry continues to grow, our goals remain the same: offering quality performance products, expert advice, exceptional pricing and fast shipping. In fact,...  Read More

Looking to Purchase Tires, Wheels Online?

While our name suggests we're an online tire retailer, Tire Rack is also an online wheel store. With over 40 different brands to choose from, choosing rims and tires online at one retailer is simple.And when you choose to shop by vehicle you can be sure you are getting a wheel that is an exact fitment for your car. Through research and testing, our fitment...  Read More

Install Your Tire & Wheel Package in Just Minutes

Creating Tire and Wheel Packages at Tire Rack allows you to buy car tires online as well as rely on us to be your online wheel store - all in one stop. Mounted, balanced and shipped with all necessary hardware at no additional charge, a package is easy to bolt right on. To make sure the miles in between tire rotations are as pleasant as possible,...  Read More

Six Years Later - The General Grabber UHP is Still At the Top

With over five million miles reported on, the General Grabber UHP is still the number one-rated tire in its category. Whether you're looking to buy SUV tires for your sport utility vehicle or buy truck tires for your high performance pickup, this Street/Sport Truck Summer tire from General provides traction, handling and control in both dry and wet...  Read More

When is The Right Time to Replace Tires?

While the legal minimum of 2/32" of remaining tread depth indicates a need to replace tires, should you buy tires even if part of Lincoln's head is covered when using a penny to measure your tire's tread depth? Take a look at "Measuring Tire Tread Depth with a Coin" to see how U.S. coins can be used in place of a tire tread depth gauge.If you live in an area...  Read More

Tire Rack.com - More Than Just A Tire Website

Most race enthusiasts know if Hoosier tires are the right choice for their next competition. But what about the consumer who needs help comprehending tire speed ratings or how to make an informed purchase based on a tire comparison? Our website is filled with shopping tools that make your online experience as efficient and enjoyable as if you were talking...  Read More