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Old 08-03-2010, 11:43 PM   #1
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Any Bargain All Season Tires?

In Texas we don't get much snow so I won't be getting dedicated winter tires. We only get a week of light snow per year. Are there any good all season tires that are inexpensive?

I am looking at the following:
Kumho Ecsta AST
Kumho Ecsta ASX
Hankook Ventus V4

However the reviews on these aren't very good. By bargain I mean less than 100 per tire.

Any opinions or guidance is appreciated.

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Old 08-03-2010, 11:45 PM   #2
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Conti Extreme Contact DWS has very good reviews, and does amazing in the snow, and many people in the northern states use them. Given you dont get snow, I dont know if performance wise it will be suitable for you. Look into it.
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Old 08-03-2010, 11:53 PM   #3
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Old 08-04-2010, 01:19 AM   #4
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Tire Rack says good things about the Ecsta ASTs I believe.
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Old 08-04-2010, 01:29 AM   #5
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What tire size?
My tire size is 225 / 45 / 17. Thanks for the recommendations guys.
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Looks like Continental still has the free TomTom promotion on the DWSs.
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I'd consider the Sumitomo HTR A/S P01 and the Dunlop Sport Signature as two of the best at the lower price points in that size.

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Old 08-05-2010, 06:46 PM   #10
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Cool, thanks Gary. They both look very promising. We might have a winner here!
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Looks like Continental still has the free TomTom promotion on the DWSs.
These've been on my list to replace my PilotSports for quite a while; I never seem to catch them when they're in stock in my size(s)!
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