Summertime is prime road-trip season. But before you hit the open road, there are a few simple tire tips that will give you some peace of mind and keep you safe while driving longer distances during the hot summer months.
Hydroplaning is skimming or sliding on top of a film of water between your tires and the road, resulting in a loss of steering capabilities and braking effectiveness. Tireamerica.com explains how to stay safe.
When it comes to maximizing your vehicle’s fuel efficiency, it starts with your tires’ rolling resistance. Tire rolling resistance is the amount of energy needed to keep them rolling at a steady pace. The lower it is, the more miles you’ll get out of each gallon.