The Best Winter Tires for North America in 2021-2022 by TiresVote.com 2021

The Best Winter Tires for North America in 2021-2022 by TiresVote.com

Check out the Best Winter Tires for North America in 2021-2022.

These chart based on our CoreScore that indicates how liked a tire is based on reviews from users and results of professional tire tests from numerous experts. The information below is based on research, subtraction and elimination processes.
Last updated: September 2021.

  1. Michelin Pilot Alpin 5 - Winner Recommended
    Michelin Pilot Alpin 5
    92 43
    · Winter · 2014 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Pilot Alpin 5 is a very balanced tire with truly winter features, offering year-round traction in wet and wintry conditions, including ice and snow.

    Wet Braking   Rolling Resistance   Snow Braking   Snow Handling   Snow Traction   Wet Handling  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · Japan Japan
  2. Continental VikingContact 7 Recommended
    Continental VikingContact 7
    92 59
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Studless Ice & Snow · For Nordic Winter x
    Verdict:

    The VikingContact 7 from Continental is an excellent studless winter tire thanks to its superior traction on ice and snow, as well as its durability and reliability in wintery conditions.

    Acceleration on Snow   Noise   Ice Braking   Snow Braking   Acceleration on Ice   Ice Handling   Snow Handling   Aquaplaning  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia
  3. Cooper Discoverer True North Recommended
    Cooper Discoverer True North
    88 26
    · Winter · 2017 · Passenger - Studless Ice & Snow
    Verdict:

    The Cooper Discoverer True North is a solid choice for winter handling and grip. This tire is characterized by the perfect combination of high performance and smooth and noiseless ride at low temperatures.

    Comfort   Snow Traction   Ice Braking   Noise   Wet Braking  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada
  4. Continental WinterContact TS 860 S Recommended
    Continental WinterContact TS 860 S
    87 38
    · Winter · 2017 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow · Runflat
    Verdict:

    The WinterContact TS860 S is a sporty winter tire that offers excellent handling, stability and traction in dry conditions, as well as light snow.

    Comfort   Dry Braking   Price / Quality   Dry Handling  
    Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  5. Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 Recommended
    Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3
    86 57
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Studless Ice & Snow · For Nordic Winter x
    Verdict:

    The Hakkapeliitta R3 is an exemplary studless friction winter tire with exceptional handling and braking on snow and ice.

    Acceleration on Snow   Rolling Resistance   Ice Braking   Snow Braking   Acceleration on Ice   Ice Handling   Snow Handling   Aquaplaning  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  6. Michelin Alpin 6 Recommended
    Michelin Alpin 6
    86 58
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Michelin Alpin 6 is an European-type studless winter tire that offers superior performance on dry, wet and snow-covered roads.

    Wet Braking   Dry Handling   Snow Braking   Snow Handling   Wet Handling  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+ · Japan Japan
  7. Yokohama iceGUARD iG51v Recommended
    Yokohama iceGUARD iG51v
    87 28
    · Winter · 2012 · Light Truck / SUV - Light Truck/SUV Studless Ice & Snow · For Nordic Winter x
    Verdict:

    The Yokohama iceGUARD iG51v is a well priced winter tire with impressive winter capabilities as well as good braking and traction in snow and ice conditions.

    Comfort   Aquaplaning   Snow Traction   Ice Braking   Dry Braking   Wet Braking  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Russia+ Russia+ · East Asia East Asia
  8. Vredestein Wintrac Pro Recommended
    Vredestein Wintrac Pro
    85 52
    · Winter · 2018 · Passenger - Performance Winter / Snow
    Verdict:

    The Vredestein Wintrac Pro is a well priced winter tire. It is known for its solid grip in dry, wet and wintry conditions, including light snow.

    Dry Handling   Dry Braking   Wet Handling   Snow Braking   Rolling Resistance  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  9. Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 Recommended
    Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9
    84 54
    · Winter · 2017 · Passenger - Studdable Winter / Snow · Studded
    Verdict:

    The Nokian Hakkapeliitta 9 is a perfect studded tire due of its impressive winter capabilities as well as great handling and traction on ice and snow.

    Acceleration on Snow   Acceleration on Ice   Ice Braking   Snow Braking   Ice Handling   Snow Handling   Comfort / Noise  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada · Europe Europe · Russia+ Russia+
  10. Cooper Evolution Winter Recommended
    Cooper Evolution Winter
    82 26
    · Winter · 2017 · Passenger - Studdable Winter / Snow · Studded
    Verdict:

    The Evolution Winter from Cooper offers solid control and handling in a number of weather conditions, including snow and ice.

    Price / Quality   Snow / Ice Performance   Wet Performance  
    USA+ USA+ · Canada Canada
Year
2021
Max Score, points
100
Season
Winter
Auto Type
Passenger
List Type
Top Chart
Region
North America
Date added
Sep 15, 2021
Date updated
Sep 22, 2021

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