Author: Cian Kelly

I'm a 23 year old driving addict, car fanatic and writer. I spend most my time rallying around the wet roads of the Irish countryside and producing engaging and informative content for local car dealers.

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Michelin Latitude Tour Review

Do you need a new set of tires for your vehicle? The Michelin Latitude Tour is a premium high performance tire designed for drivers of luxury pickups, SUVs and crossovers. It’s the longest lasting, most fuel efficient tire in its class. On top of that, it combines fantastic all-round performance in dry and wet conditions
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Michelin Defender Review

Do you need an all-season tire with the traction and handling capabilities to tackle dry, wet and wintry conditions? Tires like the Michelin Defender are the reason Michelin is known as one of the best tire manufacturers in the world. The Defender is an all-season tire built for coupes, family sedans, crossovers and minivans. It
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Michelin Pilot Sport A/S 3+ Review

Do you want to increase the performance of your vehicle? This tire is a wise choice for those considering purchasing a set of high performance all-season tires. Pilot Sport A/S 3+ uses the best of high performance racing technology and innovation. It delivers exceptional traction and handling with great grip in light wintry conditions. Dry
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Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Review

Are you looking for a more fuel efficient and environmentally friendly tire? The Ecopia EP422 improves your vehicle’s fuel economy by reducing tire rolling resistance. On top of that, it reduces your vehicle’s carbon carbon emissions. It’s a combination of all-season traction, so-so handling and pleasant ride comfort. Dry Performance The Ecopia EP422 features an
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Yokohama Iceguard IG51V Review

Do you want a tire that provides excellent performance on snow and ice without sacrificing ride comfort? The Yokohama Iceguard IG51V is a great all-round, high-quality winter tire that’s been developed to help the drivers of light trucks, crossover and sport utility vehicles get through the tough winter weather safely. This tire’s traction capabilities on
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Dunlop SP Winter Sport 3D Review

Do you need a tire that provides exceptional traction and handling in all types of winter weather conditions? Well then you need to take a look at the SP Winter Sport 3D, Dunlop’s high performance winter tire built for sport cars, coupes and sedans. The Winter Sport 3D not only delivers fantastic all-round winter performance,
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Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32 Review

Do you need a tire that won’t give up grip or control in winter driving conditions? The Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32 is a high performance winter tire for the drivers of luxury vehicles that’s designed to provide dependable cornering and handling on wet, dry, icy, slushy and snowy covered road surfaces. It allows you to enjoy
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Pirelli Scorpion Winter Review

When winter is at its harshest, you need a tire that keeps you safe and in control at all times. After all, this tire made it on our list of best winter tires. The Scorpion Winter is Pirelli’s winter tire for the drivers of high-end sport pickups, crossovers and sport utility vehicles. Now normally a
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Bridgestone Blizzak WS80 Review

The Blizzak WS80 is Bridgestone’s studless ice and snow tire designed to see the drivers of coupes, sedans and minivans safely through the winter. It’s also featured on our list of best winter tires. These tires respond expertly to bad weather. They grip the road like crazy and deliver stability and control in dry, icy
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Goodyear Eagle Ultra Grip GW-3 Review

Do you want tires that provide excellent traction in a whole range of extreme winter conditions? Built for the drivers of sport coupes and sport sedans, the Eagle Ultra Grip GW-3 is Goodyear’s high-performance winter tire. Winter Performance The Eagle Ultra Grip GW-3 features a high-performance winter compound that’s molded into a V-Tread technology directional
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Michelin Latitude X-Ice Xi2 Review

Looking for a tire that can handle rough winter driving conditions? Look no further as this is one of our best winter tires. The Latitude X-Ice Xi2 is Michelin’s flagship winter tire aimed at the drivers of light trucks, SUV’s and crossover vehicles. It balances superb winter traction with impressive handling on dry and wet
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Michelin X-Ice Xi3 Review

Accidents are a common occurrence when driving in the winter. If you live in an area where snow and ice happens regularly, you need a set of dedicated winter tires, otherwise you risk harming yourself or others. The Michelin X-Ice Xi3, one of the best studless winter tires on the market, is specially designed to
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Pirelli Winter Sottozero Serie II Review

Are you looking for a tire that’s able to withstand harsh winter conditions without sacrificing performance? Pirelli have succeeded in creating a high-performance winter tire that’s among the best in its class. Pirelli Winter Sottozero Serie II provides security and comfort despite changes in weather and road conditions during winter. It combines excellent winter traction
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Dunlop SP Winter Sport 4D Review

Having dedicated winter and summer tires is a must for any driving enthusiast. In the winter, you need a tire that can provide secure traction on wet, snow and slush covered road surfaces. The SP Winter Sport 4D is a tire developed by Dunlop. Designed for the drivers of sport cars, coupes and sedans, it’s
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Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V1 Review

When the roads get dangerous to drive on in the winter, you want a set of tires on your vehicle that you can depend on to get you home safely. Purchasing a set of dedicated winter tires is more than just buying pieces of rubber. It’s an investment in your safety and well-being. If you
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Pirelli Winter Snowcontrol Serie 3 Review

When you’re driving in the winter on snow and ice covered roads, you want a tire that inspires confidence and provides you with a high level of security. A tire that guarantees your safety in even the worst weather conditions. There’s a lot of great winter tires on the market, but how do you go
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Michelin Pilot Alpin PA4 Review

Do you drive an ultra high performance sport car, sedan, or coupe? Then I’m sure you hate when the winter arrives and you have to drive during freezing temperatures, snow and ice. You’re fun is cut short and you can’t indulge in the spirited driving that you’re used to. Well Michelin intend to change all
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Continental WinterContact SI Review

Do you drive a coupe, sedan, minivan or crossover vehicle? Are you looking for a set of tires to keep you safe during those cold, harsh winter months? The Wintercontact SI (Snow and Ice) is Continental’s Studless Ice and Snow winter tire. When the snow starts falling and the rain begins turning into slippery ice,
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Bridgestone Blizzak DM-V2 Review

Do you need a set of dedicated winter tires that give you more control when driving in slush, snow, ice and other winter conditions? Developed for the drivers of pickups, crossover and sport utility vehicles, the Blizzak DM-V2 is Bridgestone’s Light Truck/SUV Ice and Snow winter tire. It combines outstanding snow, slush and ice traction
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Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position Review

If you’re looking to get the most out of your sport car, coupe or sedan, then you need to take a look at the Potenza S-04 Pole Position, Bridgestone’s Max Performance Summer tire. It’s for spirited drivers who value precision handling and solid performance above all else. The Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position offers a
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Hankook Ventus ST RH06 Review

Are you looking for an all season tire that can deliver maximum traction and intelligent handling for your high performance SUV or light pickup? The Ventus ST RH06 is Hankook’s Street/Sport Truck all season tire that offers world-class performance all year-round in dry, wet and wintry conditions. So what is it about the Ventus ST
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Continental ProContact With EcoPlus Technology Review

Are you looking for an all season tire that can save you money on fuel, increase your car’s performance, and keep you safe all year-round? Developed for the drivers of all types of coupes, sedans, crossovers and minivans, the ProContact with Ecoplus Technology is Continental’s all season tire that’s designed to deliver long-lasting tread wear
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General Tires Altimax RT43 Review

The Altimax RT43 is General Tire’s standard all season tire engineered for the drivers of coupes, sedans, minivans and crossover vehicles. General Tire’s goal in building the Altimax RT43 was to improve upon the tread life of the original Altimax while offering competent all season traction and a smooth, comfortable ride. All at a lower
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Dunlop Signature HP Review

The Signature HP is Dunlop’s ultra-high performance all season tire designed to give the drivers of sport cars, coupes and high-performance sedans greater traction and control throughout the year. It aims to balance all season traction and a long lasting tread life with a stylish appearance and more responsive handling. But as Dunlop’s all season
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Michelin Pilot Sport A/S 3 Review

If you drive a high-end sports car, coupe, sedan or a sporty SUV, you need to take a look at the Pilot Sport A/S 3, Michelin’s Ultra High Performance All Season Tire. If you live in a temperate climate and experience varying driving conditions and a wide range of temperatures, an all season tire might
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Michelin Premier LTX Review

Do you drive a pickup, light duty van, crossover or sport utility vehicle? Do you want a tire that can keep you free from harm throughout the year? The Premier LTX is Michelin’s Crossover/SUV Touring All Season light truck tire. It offers unbeatable wet traction and handling, pleasant road manners, responsive steering, and above all
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Bridgestone Dueler H/L Alenza Plus Review

Is the Bridgestone Dueler H/L Alenza Plus the right tire for year-round use on your light truck, sport utility or crossover vehicle? You want a tire that holds you to the road no matter the weather conditions. A durable tire you can depend on to keep you safe whether on wet, dry or wintry road
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Pirelli Scorpion Verde All Season Plus Review

Are you looking to replace the tires on your pickup, sport utility or crossover vehicle? Do you need a tire that’s versatile enough to rapidly respond to changing weather conditions throughout the year? You want a well balanced tire with the performance,mileage and winter capability to make it worth your money. Well if you want
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Pirelli P4 Four Seasons Plus Review

If snow and heavy rainfall is a common occurrence during the winter months where you live, and you don’t like switching tires every time the season changes, you can’t go wrong with the Pirelli P4 Four Season Plus. An all season tire designed to keep the drivers of coupes, sedans and minivans happy and safe
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Continental ExtremeContact DWS06 Review

Are you looking for a tire that will allow you to push your car to the limit all year-round without ever losing control? Designed for sport cars, luxury sport cars and luxury sport crossovers, the ExtremeContact DWS06 is Continental’s entry into the ultra-high performance all-season tire category. It has a durable, long lasting tread life.
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Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season Plus Review

Are you on the hunt for an all-season tire to keep you safe and secure throughout the year? Developed for the drivers of coupes and sedans, the Pirelli Cinturato P7 All Season Plus is specially engineered to provide you with year-round traction, high fuel efficiency, and a long lasting tread life. It’s no secret that
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Michelin Premier A/S Review

Are you looking for a set of all-season tires to replace the existing set of rubber you have on your coupe, sedan or minivan? All-Season tires are designed to deliver a balanced mixture of ride comfort, good traction and handling,long tread wear and all-season capability. The Michelin Premier A/S is one of the best all-season
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BFGoodrich All-Terrain T/A K02 Review

Do you drive a jeep, pickup truck or sport utility vehicle? Are you looking for a tire that delivers greater confidence and control both on and off the road? You want a tire with the traction and durability to allow you to handle the harshest weather conditions and conquer even the most daunting and demanding
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Yokohama Geolander A/T G015 Review

Are you looking to replace the tires that came with your truck or SUV? Do you want a tire with a long tread life, great-year round traction, and the capabilities to combat and conquer diverse weather conditions and a wide variety of terrains? Ladies and gentleman, let me introduce the Yokohama Geolander A/T G015. Yokohama
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Kumho ROAD VENTURE AT51 Review

Are you the proud driver of a jeep, pickup truck or a sport utility vehicle? Do you need an all terrain, all season tire that delivers great year-round traction and is quiet and well behaved on the road? Have you heard of the Kumho Road Venture AT51? It’s a light truck tire that gives you
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Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac Review

Do you drive a full sized pickup, van, sport utility or commercial vehicle? Do you need a tire with excellent on-road performance that’s tough enough to meet the requirements for loading, towing and rugged off-road use? If you drive mostly on pavement, but need a tire with the capabilities to handle the occasional off-road excursion,
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Michelin XPS Traction Review

Do you need a tire that can stand up to the demands of heavy-duty hauling,towing and other work loads both on and off the road? Job sites can be rough and rugged. So safety and dependability are vitally important. You need a tire that’s versatile and durable enough to handle heavy construction use in the
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Firestone Destination A/T Review

If you drive a jeep, sport utility vehicle or pickup truck, you definitely need to check out the Firestone Destination A/T. With some of the best on and off-road traction in its class, the Destination A/T mixes ride quality with year-round traction that inspires confidence on any terrain and gives you a feeling of resounding
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BF Goodrich Mud Terrain KM2 Review

Warning. Unless you’re a serious hard-core off-roader that lives to push their vehicle beyond the limit, you can stop reading right now. The BF Goodrich Mud-Terrain T/A KM2 isn’t the tire for you. I mean let’s face it. There’s nothing quite like the enjoyment you get from taking your vehicle off-road and ripping through the
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Firestone Destination M/T Review

Are you a mud lover? Do you want a dedicated mud tire for your pickup or SUV that clears quickly with little tire spin? Then check out the Firestone Destination M/T. A terrific mud tire that delivers maximum off-road traction with impressive on-road manners, all at a low cost price. The primary focus of the
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Goodyear Wrangler SilentArmor Review

The Goodyear Wrangler SilentArmor is a tough tire. It’s an all-terrain light truck tire designed to satisfy the on and off road needs of pickup, van and SUV drivers. In addition to the standard-duty version of the Wrangler SilentArmor, Goodyear also offers a heavy-duty Wrangler SilentArmor Pro-grade version that’s specifically designed for three quarter and
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General Tires Grabber A/T 2 Review

Grip,traction and value for your money is what sets this tire apart from many of the leading competitor all-terrain brands. In conditions such as dirt, gravel, forested trails, sand and snow, General Tires Grabber A/T 2 always finds a way to stick your vehicle to the ground. A light truck tire developed for pickup truck
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BFGoodrich G-Force Sport Comp-2 Review

When shopping for a set of summer tires for my BMW x1, I was looking for a balance between performance, treadwear and bad weather drivability. So I picked up a set of the new BF Goodrich G-Force Sport Comp-2, and I have to say, this tire instantly transformed my car by introducing a level of
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Bridgestone Potenza Re-11 Review

Are you a driving fanatic who loves to push their car to the absolute limit? Do you relish the thrill of whipping into corners at speed and pressing your foot down for a burst of acceleration? The Bridgestone Potenza Re-11 is an extreme performance summer tire engineered for high-end sport cars, coupes and sedans. The
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Continental ExtremeContact DW Review

Continental makes the rubber for the likes of Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Porsche, but are they good enough for you? Let’s take a look at the Continental ExtremeContact DW. A powerful maximum performance tire that has a fine balance of affordability, tread wear, ample grip, comfort and noise. They stand out from the crowd as
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Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 Review

Belonging to the max performance summer category, the Michelin Pilot Sport PS2 is a member of the Michelin family of low profile, high speed tires. Designed specifically for high-powered sports cars, the PS2 combines world-class dry road traction with responsive handling and powerful cornering. Now before I begin, I must warn you, this tire isn’t
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General Tires Grabber UHP Review

Are you on the hunt for a great summer tire that’s competitively priced, quiet and extremely responsive?Do you drive a performance pickup, a sport utility vehicle or a sport activity vehicle? General Tires Grabber UHP is one of the top high-performance tires on the market for drivers of light trucks, crossovers and SUV’s. But what
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Sumitomo Encounter HT Review

Are you looking for an all-season tire you can count on that can handle themselves in the snow? Based in Japan, the Sumitomo brand is one of the oldest and most respected names in the world of tires, so when they brought out the Sumitomo Encounter HT, you know they meant business. The sumitomo encounter
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Yokohama Advan A11A Review

They say it’s very hard to beat Yokohama tires for their reliability and durability, but do the Advan A11A live up to their namesake? Aiming to be the perfect balance of sport and comfort, the Yokohama ADVAN A11A ultra-high performance summer tire are built for good performance and predictable handling at high speed, coupled with
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Dunlop SP SPORT MAXX GT Review

You want to extract every last inch of driving pleasure from those spirited summer drives, so you need to know if the Dunlop SP Sport Maxx GT tires have the potential to take your car’s performance to the next level. Dunlop is a celebrated brand that is highly regarded in the world of motorsport, but
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