You do not want to buy SNOW tires, you want "Winter" tires. Winter tires,
unlike snow tires have a less aggressive tread of softer rubber layer on the
top, much like motorcycle tires, that work much better on plowed and wet
I have owned six Mustang GT convertibles since 1999. I currently own a 2009
and I drive Mustang year round in the mountains of Pennsylvania. I have
tried several brands and at one point I purchased 'Blistixs' and the were
the worst winter tire of all the brands I used, because they did not track
well on wet or icy roads.
My latest three seta have been Cooper, great winter tire and reasonable
I might be a wierd old , but the idea of even <winter> tires on a mustang
just seems like blasphemy (and I live where winter is really WINTER). Of
course we don't drive ours in the winter (it's a convertible... driving with
the top up seems like blasphemy, too).
Now... in my youth.... way back then I could be so wierd that most of you
folks would seem normal....
Don't try driving a car with welded spider gears in the winter....
or so, then just good all seasons. I've been running Dunlop Graspics
for the last 7 years - ALMOST as good as the Blizzak first year, and
just as good for the next 3 or 4, at least - for me. Got 6 years on
the Pontiac TransSport, and one more on the PT Cruiser - but that last
year was not a "good" year - replaced them this year. Had them on
daughter's Neon and wife's Mystique - and now on daughter's new Civic.
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