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QUESTION:
What is a radial tire? How come we don't hear about snow tires any more? Did people used to put chains on their tires in the winter time? -Stefan, Pataskala
ANSWER:
Radial.... A tire in which the fabric cords that make up the foundation of the tire run at right angles to the circumference of the tire In normal words .....Safer, Lasts longer, Rides and handles a lot better !!! Chains and snow tires are hardly used now days but in some parts of the world they are still used. Heavy snow areas for sure.
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