Can studded snow tires be on the front wheels only for front wheel drive vehicles?

Answer Manufacturers recommend studded snow tires to be put both on front and rear axles of a front wheel drive vehicle. If studded snow tires are used only on the front axles, the vehicle may experience ... Read More »

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How to Drive With Studded Snow Tires?

Driving in the snow can not only be difficult, but extremely dangerous--especially if the vehicle isn't properly outfitted for traveling in snow. Chains or studded snow tires are often used to help... Read More »

Do I put snow chains on front wheels or rear tires?

Snow chains are put on front or rear wheels depending on the car. If the car has front-wheel-drive, the chains should be on the front wheels, and if the car has rear-wheel-drive, the chains should ... Read More »

How to Convert Bicycle Tires Into Studded Snow Tires?

To deal with that pesky ice and snow on your bike, you'll need traction. If your wallet is tight, then it's time for some real "MacGyver" style craftiness.

What are studded snow tires?

Studded snow tires are designed to increase traction on snow and ice. Modern studded snow tires typically have between 60 and 120 small metal studs protruding from them. These studs may cause incre... Read More »