This Winter, Skip The Investment in AWD and Buy A Set of Winter Tires


BestRide | Nov 21, 2016

This week, we spent some time evaluating the 2016 Ford Explorer, which we’ll be reviewing shortly. It’s a terrific vehicle, but on a rainy, cold commute from Portland, Maine, the tires — with just over 10,000 miles and loads of room before they hit the wear bars — simply would not grip the road surface. Whether you drive a front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive vehicle, an investment in winter tires will drastically improve your traction, not only in the snow, but in the rain and cold temperatures.

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