What is the difference between winter & summer tyres?
There are three main differences between summer and winter tyres. These are the tyre structure, the rubber compound used and the tread pattern. Winter tyres have a higher natural rubber content which keeps them supple in the cold. The softer they are, the more the tyre is able to interlock with the road surface, improving grip and handling. Unlike summer tyres, which harden quickly in cold temperatures, winter tyres perform best in temperatures below +7 degrees C. Winter tyr