Did you know that, even though the entire country is 100% in what is known as the “snow belt,” only 54% of motorists in Canada bother using winter tires? In both Canada and the U.S., tire associations are encouraging people to get winter tires because of their superior performance in cold climates. Do you change your tires in the winter if you live in an area where the temperature falls below 45 degrees Fahrenheit? Here are three facts to help you decide which tires you should use, and when.
1. Should I Use Snow Tires?
It’s commonly assumed that snow tires are only useful when the roads are icy or slippery. In fact, they perform better in all road conditions that are bel