What type of tire should I buy?

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This will vary by where you live and the typical weather you drive in.
• All-season tires can handle a variety of road conditions. They have some mud and snow capabilities.
• Winter tires are more effective than all-season tires in deep snow.
• Summer tires are warm-weather tires that are not designed to operate in temperatures below freezing, or on snow and ice.
• All-terrain tires are used on four-wheel drive vehicles. They provide a good compromise between on-road driving and off-road capability.
The next time you’re in the market to buy tires, be sure to check out https://www.nhtsa.gov to equip yourself with key purchasing information about tires.