Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Firestone Winterforce UV

Thursday, May 30, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Firestone Winterforce UV Reviewer's Overall Rating: 10
 
 

1998 Chevrolet K1500 4wd Pick-up
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Miles driven on tires: 1,000
Location: Altoona, WI
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 1,000 Miles on Tires
February 08, 2013

Use these tires on our shop plow truck. Truck gets light summer use around town and used to move travel amd boat trailers around the property. These tires have outperformed any tires we have ever used before. Truck is used to plow several properties. One of these has a 800ft 30+deg incline. No spin!!! tread cleans well. Would definitly buy again.

 

Travel Trailer Tires and Camper Tires

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by Gary Stanley

With it starting to feel a little more like spring, many people are starting to bring out their toys. By toys, I mean: RVs, campers, ATVs, boats, personal water craft and motorcycles. While Tire Rack doesn't carry motorcycle or ATV tires, we do have a line of trailer tires and even some options for RVs. If you're concerned about your old, cracked and weathered trailer tires, now is a good time to consider replacing them.

Why use trailer tires instead of normal passenger car tires on your trailer? Simple, trailer tires are produced with heavier-duty materials and are constructed to be tougher than your typical passenger vehicle tire. A trailer will also be more stable on tires specifically designed for trailer use. For more information, read "Trailer Tires vs. Passenger Vehicle Tires."

The two tires we carry that are specifically designed for trailer use are the Power King Towmax STR and Goodyear Marathon Radial.  

 Goodyear Marathon Radial
Goodyear Marathon Radial
 Power King Towmax STR
Power King Towmax STR


The following sizes are available for the Power King Towmax STR:

The Goodyear Marathon Radial is made in the following sizes :

Be sure to check the condition of your trailer tires before head out on your first spring adventure. If you find you're in need of replacement tires, Tire Rack has you covered.

Trailer Tires Available at Tire Rack

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by Marshall Wisler

While the main focus for Tire Rack remains light duty passenger vehicles, we have expanded our trailer tire selection to further cater to the enthusiast with utility trailers, boat trailers and car trailers. For trailers using 14"-16" modern metric fitments, we offer the Goodyear Marathon Radial and Power King Towmax STR in many 6, 8, and 10 ply load ranges.


Goodyear Marathon Radial

Power King Towmax STR


Trailer Service tires feature heavy-duty constructions and accommodate higher inflation pressures to provide the load capacity necessary to match many trailer applications and payloads. Their stiffer sidewalls help control sway for enhanced towing stability and they offer more bruise resistance than typical passenger tires. These heavy-duty, special purpose trailer tires are not meant for use on cars or trucks. Tires in this performance category are not UTQG rated.

Goodyear's Marathon Radial is designed specifically for use on travel trailers, pop-up campers, boat trailers and fifth wheel trailers used for hauling everything from race horses to racecars. Developed to make towing a trailer more enjoyable, the tire is more economical while making it easier to take your big "toys" with you on the weekends.

Also developed specifically for use on travel trailers, pop-up campers, boat trailers and fifth wheel trailers, the Power King Towmax STR delivers dependable and long-lasting, on-highway service for towed trailers.

Shop by size to see if a Trailer Service tire is available for your trailer.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the BFGoodrich Rugged Trail T/A

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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BFGoodrich Rugged Trail T/AReviewer's Overall Rating: 9.71

2010 Dodge Ram 2500 SLT 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 60,000
Location: Dallas, TX
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 60,000 Miles on Tires
February 06, 2013

Original Equipment. 60K and still not down to the wear marks, but noticed much less traction on wet roads. Excellent in snow and loose rocks; I towed a 10,000 lb trailer in both and no worries. Very quiet on the highway. Overall I highly recommend these for highway and off road and will buy them again.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Bridgestone Duravis M700 HD

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Bridgestone Duravis M700 HDReviewer's Overall Rating: 7.88

2005 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 35,000
Location: Snohomish, WA
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 35,000 Miles on Tires
January 04, 2013

I am willing to pay the higher price for these to get a more aggressive tread and incredibly quiet ride. Hard to get both. I tow a travel trailer and go on road trips a lot and couldn't be happier with getting over 40k miles out of these. Quiet ride is huge to me and on a 3/4 ton SUV, they ride great as well. Deeper snow is tough but unless you have mud terrain, most tires will have a tough time.

Dunlop Sport Maxx Race: DOT-Legal Track Tire Expands Size Lineup

Monday, March 25, 2013 by Ben Rooney

The Dunlop Sport Maxx Race is a racing tire that is street legal. Unlike some other race tires that are DOT-legal but not intended for road use, the Sport Maxx Race is able to be driven to and from the track. This tire performs excellently on dry roads and was introduced as the stock tire for the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series. Dunlop has recently expanded their offerings for the widths ranging from 235mm to 325mm.

These tires are a class up from Extreme Performance Summer tires that offer a balance of street longevity and track performance. The Dunlops are more track focused and have less longevity on the street. While we haven't had the opportunity to test the Sport Maxx Race yet, we have received some very positive customer feedback. In a recent review, one owner writes:

"Though it is soft and wears quickly, it is actually quite comfortable and not very loud at all. I have two sets of wheels/tires; one for the street and another for track. Other than the price and how quickly they wear, I can't find a single fault with this tire. It is designed for the track, and is only DOT-certified so that you can drive your car to the track, instead of trailering it there. The Sport Maxx is the best tire of its kind, in my experience."

While it's definitely not a tire for everyone based on price and limited treadlife, it could be just the ticket for a dedicated enthusiast. View available sizes to see if the Dunlop Sport Maxx Race is an option for your vehicle.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the General Altimax HP

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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General Altimax HP Reviewer's Overall Rating: 9
 
 

2004 Volkswagen Touareg V6
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Miles driven on tires: 42,000
Location: Port Washington, WI
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 42,000 Miles on Tires
March 14, 2013

Our Touareg came with 255/60-17 tires from Dunlop. They were throw-aways well before 20K miles. The corners wore off quickly and they became very noisy. This is with the tires inflated to their maximum suggested cold pressure. The replacements were the same size, but from Goodyear. They, too wore the corners off in about 20K to 25K miles and became noisy. Again tire pressure was maintained at the top end of the cold pressure range. The third set was yet another manufacturer and the same size. Same story.

So, for tire set #4, I went to the alternate size 235/65-17 and bought the Generals. It was my guess that the wear problem was suspension related relative to the tire width. These narrower profile tires were better in snow, wet and hard pack/ice. They handled just fine on a 5000 pound truck, but not quite as responsive as the wider, lower profile tire. They've been more than acceptable for towing (5000# fully loaded car trailer) and fine for City/Highway driving. Further, they've been far more comfortable and quiet throughout the 40+K miles so far.

We've gotten more than twice the milage out of these Generals than we got out of any of the previous tires. The product is excellent, but the change in tire profile is what has saved these tires. They aren't as wide and haven't sheered off the corners at all. Treadwear across the entire face is very uniform.

So, if you own a Touareg and are fed up with tire wear, noise and harsh ride, consider going to the taller, narrower profile. There's not much downside and the improvement is very good. Further, the speedometer is spot-on accurate with these tires compared to the original lower profiles. I gave the Altimax Generals mostly 9s with a couple of 8s and 10s. These have by far been the best tires yet in about 120K miles of driving. They probably will see us through the Summer and Fall, but will be replaced before next Winter.

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Pirelli Scorpion ATR

Monday, March 18, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Pirelli Scorpion ATR Reviewer's Overall Rating: 8.5
 
 

2001 Chevrolet Suburban 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 35,000
Location: Goose Creek, SC
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 35,000 Miles on Tires
April 30, 2008

Excellent tire! 35k so far and I'll probably get another 10k, commendable for a 40k rated tire. They have worn evenly with regular rotation. I pull trailers and a boat regularly, drive back trails for camping and atv riding. These tires have never let me down. They have got me thru several good size mud holes, some w/o having to use 4wd. Highway performance and noise level is surprising given it's an offroad tire. I definitely will put these on my truck again. Great return on the price!!

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Firestone Destination ST

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Firestone Destination ST Reviewer's Overall Rating: 9.09
 
 

2011 Land Rover LR4
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Miles driven on tires: 7,500
Location: Morganton, NC
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 7,500 Miles on Tires
March 09, 2013

These replaced the original set of Continental 4x4 Contacts. For the price, these have been great. We use this vehicle for city commuting, pulling a 22 foot boat, pulling a 30 foot travel trailer, and going skiing about every week during the season, in the mountains near our house. They seem to have better handling and traction than the original tires ever did. I was put off by the price of Michelins and Continentals in the needed size and thought I would try these, and I'm glad I did. The original tires were at the wear bars at 28,000 miles and these look like they'll probably go about the same distance, which I would be satisfied with. They look good too, if you care about that sort of thing.

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Yokohama Geolandar A/T-S

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Yokohama Geolandar A/T-S Reviewer's Overall Rating: 7.38
 
 

2005 Ford F150 XLT SupCrew 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 29,000
Location: Nampa, ID
Driving Condition: Easy Going

Initial Review, 29,000 Miles on Tires
March 02, 2013

The tread life of this tire is the worst of any tire I have owned in over 35 years of driving. At 29,000 miles two tires have worn into the wear bars. Have always had the tires rotated at 5,000 miles, checked the air pressure monthly, and have only done light trailer towing; 1200 lbs. Once the tires had worn down to about 50% the ride became harsh.

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A KO

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A KO Reviewer's Overall Rating: Not Rated
 
 

2006 Ford F350 Super Crew 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 1,000
Location: Dracut, MA
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 1,000 Miles on Tires
March 10, 2013

Bought these a few weeks before the last snow storm. Before that the truck rode good on the highway and back roads which is my daily commute. Not too much noise. No problems on the rainy days. The big thing I was waiting for is how they would handle in snow with this truck. Some reported they are not good. The factory Conti's are horrible. I left my house with 8" on the ground. With a 30 mile trip to work on the highway and back roads, I couldn't be happier. I never engaged 4x4. Roads were snow and slush covered. Today I hooked up to one of my horse trailers that was snowbound. I had to back it up through two feet of snow about 60 feet down a small road to its parking spot. The tires had no problem getting traction or very little spin. I had these tires years ago on a CJ7 Jeep that a did a lot of four wheeling with. They were great then and I see they have not changed now.

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Continental CrossContact LX20 with EcoPlus Technology

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Continental CrossContact LX20 with EcoPlus TechnologyReviewer's Overall Rating: 9.09

2008 GMC Acadia SLT AWD
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Miles driven on tires: 25,400
Location: Rochester, NY
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 25,400 Miles on Tires
February 07, 2013

These are the third set of tires on our Acadia. OEM Goodyears lasted 32k, then a set of Cooper CS4 lasted 20k. At 25k miles, these have about 2/3 tread left, which is quite good on a heavy vehicle. As soon as these were installed, the handling of the Acadia went back to like it was new (the Coopers were floaty to the point of feeling unsure at 70+). Snow traction is quite good, even when pulling a snowmobile trailer through 8" of snow they have done well.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Michelin LTX A/T 2

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Michelin LTX A/T 2 Reviewer's Overall Rating: 9.8
 
 

2006 Toyota Tundra Access Cab SR5 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 12,300
Location: Newfield, NY
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 12,300 Miles on Tires
August 26, 2009

I PURCHASED THESE TIRES FOR MY 2006 TOYOTA TUNDRA ACCESS CAB- I AM VERY PATICULAR ABOUT WHAT I USE ON MY TRUCK- ACCESORIES, TIRES, CLEANING PRODUCTS- I KEEP MY TRUCK IMMACULATE AND AM VERY HARD TO PLEASE WHN IT COMES TO MY TRUCK. I ASKED ALL MY BUDIES WHO HAVE TRUCKS- MANY IN THE GAS AND OIL INDUSTRY AND RUN THEIR EQUIPMENT HARD- THEN ALL MY LOCAL FARMES TOO- THESE CAME UP OVER AND OVER IN CONVERSATION... SO ENDED UP GETTING THEM ON TIRE- TIRE RACK ROCKS!! THEY WERE THE CHEAPEST HERE- THEY WERE PROMPTLY SHIPPED... AND THESE TIRES ARE THE BEST TIRES I HAVE EVER USED. THEY HAVE ABOUT 13,000 MILES ON THEM, AND NO WEAR- I AM NOT EASY ON MY TRUCK TIRES EITHER- I GO OFF ROAD, I RUN HIGHWAYS- AT AVERAGE SPEEDS OF 70MPH, AND DIRT ROADS TOO. THEY HAVE BEEN ON MY TRUCK SINCE DECEMBER- AND I HAVE BEEN ON ICE, MUD, SNOW, RAIN SOAKED ROADS IN THE US AND CANADA.... ALL I CAN SAY IS THIS..... THEY ARE WORTH EVERY FRIGGIN PENNY!! THEY ARE A BIT PRICEY- BUT YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR- AND YOU GET IT ALL WITH THESE- YOU WONT REGRET YOUR PURCHASE OF THE MICHILIN LTX 2'S.... THEY ARE A BIT MORE AGGRESSIVE TREAD THEN THE LTX.... SO GET TEH 2'S IF YOU HAVE HEAVY SNOW- THEY ROCK, AND I WILL ALWYAS GET THEM FOR ANY OF MY TRUCKS IN THE FUTURE- RIGHT OF THE LINE- NO MORE WAITING FOR FACTORY TIRES TO WEAR TO BUY THESE- SCREW THE FACTORY ONES- THE LTX 2'S ON FIRST THING- AND SHIP THE OTHER ONES OUT THE DOOR! OH, I ALSO PULL A HARLEY TRAILER AND WITH TWO FULL SIZE HARLEYS IN IT- THESE TIRES ARE STILL THE BEST!

MRS. CODY ANN KIMBALL

NEWFIELD, NY

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 2

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Bridgestone Dueler A/T Revo 2Reviewer's Overall Rating: 9.29

2012 Ford F350 XLT Crew Cab 4X4
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Miles driven on tires: 500
Location: Edwardsburg, MI
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 500 Miles on Tires
January 23, 2013

Purchased these Revo 2 tires after the suggestions from some people at TireRack. I was looking to change from the stock Generals that came on my F350. I was looking for a tire that would be good in the snow (I plow snow) and also has good wear resistance, yet provided a quality ride. I spend most weekends pulling a race trailer around the highway and most of the winter plowing snow. Needless to say I wanted the best of both worlds.
I have put around 500 miles on the Revos so I can't attest to the wear resistance. I can say however the noise level is acceptable (slightly louder than stock highway tires), the traction in the snow is GREAT! Traction in the rain is slightly less than I hoped for but keep in mind this is on a 6.7 diesel w/ 800hp&400ft lbs of torque. Not your average gas pickup.
Overall I am very impressed w/ the tires and also w/ the level of service from everyone at TireRack. It is definitely not your standard national tire reseller or neighborhood garage slapping any old tire on your vehicle. Everyone there has a good understanding of what to suggest for your specific application. It helps that they're 20 minutes from my house too.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V1

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V1Reviewer's Overall Rating: 7.9

2003 Toyota Highlander 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 25,000
Location: Lexington, MA
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 25,000 Miles on Tires
January 12, 2013

5 seasons on these tires and I am just about to buy another set. Amazing to watch others flounder around as you just confidently pass them by. These tires have performed flawlessly in everything including many ski trips up to VT in 2 ft of snow. I have them mounted on a spare set of steel wheels. Even after five seasons, they perform awesome. Got caught in a storm on a drive up from NJ over the holidays....very slick, messy stuff. As the tractor trailers began to slip and slide up the hills of I-84, we slowed down and drove right around. I know for a fact my All-Seasons would have failed miserably.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Goodyear Fortera HL Edition

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Goodyear Fortera HL EditionReviewer's Overall Rating: 8.91

2010 Chevrolet Traverse LT
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Miles driven on tires: 28,600
Location: Creston, OH
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 28,600 Miles on Tires
January 01, 2013

Our Traverse is AWD and these are the tires that it came equiped with from the factory. We use the our Traverse to haul hay and feed on a flat trailer for the farm, to use on the sandy beaches of the Outer-Banks on vacation and delivery of farm products to Local Roots (indoor farm co-op market). The tires at 28,000 miles appear that they will last at least until 60,000 miles and they offer incredible traction in the sand of the OBX beaches, to soft hay fields, to highway Winter driving to hockey rinks all over Cleveland, Ohio. From what I can tell from other Traverse owners that have taken a chance on Cooper and Continental tire replacements, the Goodyear is twice the tire and worth the extra money.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Bridgestone Dueler H/L Alenza

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Bridgestone Dueler H/L AlenzaReviewer's Overall Rating: 9.56

2007 GMC Yukon Denali XL
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Miles driven on tires: 42,000
Location: Langley AFB, VA
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 42,000 Miles on Tires
December 12, 2012

These tires came as OE and after reviewing my options here, determined these were likely my best bet. They have given me 3 years and 40K+ miles of trouble-free service. Expecting to replace the tires next year at around the 55K mark if they continue to provide good traction. Tire wear is even and with a road force balance, no vibration up to about 90 mph (I-75 is perfect for sustained high-speed driving). Towed 8k pound trailer and the tires exhibited no inconsistencies. Good solid performance.

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Kumho Road Venture AT KL78

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Kumho Road Venture AT KL78 Reviewer's Overall Rating: 9.07
 
 

2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4wd
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Miles driven on tires: 18,000
Location: Cape Girardeau, MO
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 18,000 Miles on Tires
December 31, 2012

This truck is used for working as a contractors vehicle, some city driving, more highway driving, job sites, and pulling a trailer, being driven about 50,000mi/yr. The first tire on this truck was the Goodyear Wrangler, which was okay overall, but lot of noise on the highway. Second tire was the BFGoodrich All Terrain, which was okay overall, but very poor in rain and hydroplaning and ice. Third tire was the Dayton Timberline A/T which, really lacked in all areas in my opinion. Fourth tire was the Mastercraft Courser A/T which I ranked fairly well in all areas, except the highway noise was very prominent on it. And was actually hoping to get the Mastercraft Courser A/T again but they were no longer available. Now having the Kumho Road Venture A/T, which seems to be the BEST tire of all these others, surpasses even the Mastercraft by a couple of points. I was surprised how 'quiet' the Kumho's were compared to all these other tire models. And the traction in gravel really is quite good. We've had our first snow here now (8inches). Being one of the first people out on the fresh snow, I was very pleased with that performance as well. My Personal vehicle is 1988 full sized Blazer having the Mastercraft Couser C/T, which I have ranked well, except for wet pavement and ice. I think I will be using the Kumho Road Venture A/T on the Blazer too. I really like this tire ! And I feel it is an excellent value at $880/set intalled on the 2008 Z-71 !

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the BFGoodrich Rugged Terrain T/A

Monday, December 24, 2012 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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BFGoodrich Rugged Terrain T/A Reviewer's Overall Rating: 8.45
 
 

2010 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab
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Miles driven on tires: 5,000
Location: Bluemont, VA
Driving Condition: Spirited

Initial Review, 5,000 Miles on Tires
December 20, 2012

Bought these as replacements to the OEM rugged trails and the rugged terrains are so far, far superior. Wet and dry traction is superb on highway and I use my truck off road in the woods around the house to tow a firewood trailer, cross horse pastures, and travel plenty of dirt/gravel country roads. I would say the truck is actually smoother with these on vs the R Trails's and possibly even quieter, but that might be due to the mileage on the R trails which I replaced at 30K. I did not want to venture the winter with the remaining tread on those. We should be getting some light to mod snow around Christmas and am looking forward to seeing how the Rugged Terrains do in the white stuff. And we'll be taking the tacoma down the OBX again this summer and i'll get to test these in the sand. The R Trail's managed OK this past trip to the beach, even allowing us to pull out a stuck Tacoma & a range rover, but I think that was mainly due to the Tacoma's 4 wheel drive systems. But the perfect application should come in September when I need to drive the truck from the east coast to Colorado and then up into the mountains for an Elk hunting trip. BTW, at 70 mph on the interstate, these tires run very smooth and quiet with no vibration or chatter...If your experiencing this I would take them back to the shop for a re-balance and get your shocks and alignment checked, its not the tires, unless in the very rare case you got one with a broken radial, which I have experienced with another Brand, but not with BF Goodrich. I hope Michelin lets BF G continue to put out the quality they have in the past... I used to run BFG AT's on my old truck and never had a problem at all, but since I'm now using this truck as a commuter and weekend off roader, the rugged terrains seems to be the perfect solution so far.

 

Tire Rack Consumer Review of the Goodyear Eagle LS-2

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 by Tire Rack Consumer Reviews

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Goodyear Eagle LS-2 Reviewer's Overall Rating: 6.73
 
 

2007 Chevrolet Silverado K1500
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Miles driven on tires: 60,160
Location: Anamosa, IA
Driving Condition: Average

Initial Review, 60,160 Miles on Tires
December 04, 2012

rotated tires every 5,000. replaced with quarter tread still available but winters here. 60,000 miles on a truck and pulling trailers and some heavy loads isn't bad. just poor performance off road. bad choice for chevy to use on 4wd but held up any how. can't complain for factory tires.