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What's in a Run Flat Tire?

What's in a Run Flat Tire?

Sep 10th 2018

The hassle of a flat tire. Chances are you’ve experienced one at least once in your years of driving. After all, it is the most common (and most annoying) of roadside emergencies. It’s so common th … read more
Top Tire Brands Made in America

Top Tire Brands Made in America

Sep 5th 2018

So you want to support American jobs while shopping? That’s great! But sometimes finding products made in America can be difficult, especially when it comes to tires and other car parts. There are so … read more
10 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

10 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

Sep 4th 2018

Have you ever driven on a road that was...not the best? You know the kind I mean: the kind where you have to white-knuckle your way through the drive. I’m talking unpaved, narrow, winding, full of … read more
How To Upsize Wheels and Tires Safely

How To Upsize Wheels and Tires Safely

Aug 28th 2018

Upsizing is pretty much exactly what it sounds like: going up a tire size. Usually, this is when you take off the stock rims in favor of a larger diameter wheel (sometimes called aftermarket rims). Bu … read more
What's So Special about ST Tires?

What's So Special about ST Tires?

Aug 23rd 2018

So you have to tow something behind your vehicle. Maybe you’re moving, maybe you’re taking a boat out for a fishing trip, or maybe it’s a camper or an RV. Either way, if you’re hauling something, you … read more
Michelin Defender XT Tire Review

Michelin Defender XT Tire Review

Aug 20th 2018

A lot of Michelin Defender XT all-season radials go out the Priority Tire Outlet door, and for good reason: The Defender XT is a highly dependable, extremely comfortable, unusually durable tire.Def … read more
Understanding Tire Size

Understanding Tire Size

Aug 13th 2018

Maybe you know your tire size is a series of numbers and letters printed somewhere on the sidewall, but maybe you’re not sure where. Or even which series of numbers and letters it is. There’s a lot of … read more
Do I Need New Tires? Here are the Signs.

Do I Need New Tires? Here are the Signs.

Aug 13th 2018

So you think you need new tires, but how can you be sure? You don’t want to waste money if your tires are still good. Well here are some obvious and not-so-obvious ways you can tell when it’s time to … read more
BF Goodrich Advantage T/A Sport Review

BF Goodrich Advantage T/A Sport Review

Aug 8th 2018

The Advantage T/A Sport is a performance-oriented all-season touring tire that BFGoodrich has worked steadily to improve—and the company has made the tire better in ways that become obvious once yo … read more
Where's the Best Place to Buy Tires Online?

Where's the Best Place to Buy Tires Online?

Aug 8th 2018

There are two ways to buy new tires for your truck, SUV, car or trailer: from a brick-and-mortar store or online. We believe you’ll gain several advantages by purchasing online from PriorityTireOutlet … read more
Where Tire Manufacturers Got Their Names

Where Tire Manufacturers Got Their Names

Aug 8th 2018

For a company, a name can be pretty important. It become synonymous with their products. I mean, think about it: when you hear Goodyear, you think tires (or the blimp). You know the companies, you k … read more
How are Car Tires Made?

How are Car Tires Made?

Aug 8th 2018

Whether we think about it or not, tires are everywhere. As the part of your vehicle that touches the road, they are a major factor in getting you from here to there. They’re a part of your commute t … read more
Nokian Building U.S. Tire Plant

Nokian Building U.S. Tire Plant

Aug 8th 2018

Nokian tires, known for their ecological manufacturing process, foul-weather performance and durability, will be manufactured in the United States.Nokian tires have been manufactured farther north —in … read more
Mud Tires Come in All Price Ranges

Mud Tires Come in All Price Ranges

Aug 7th 2018

With a good four-wheel-drive SUV or truck, and the right tires, you can sling the mud as well as any politician. And what better time to play in the mud than summer? Tires designated M/T are fo … read more
Tire Codes and What They Mean

Tire Codes and What They Mean

Aug 7th 2018

Tires have codes and symbols molded into the sidewalls. What do they all mean? And should you care?Let’s answer the last question first: Yes, you should care about the codes embossed onto your tires. … read more
What is Siping & How Does it Work?

What is Siping & How Does it Work?

Jul 13th 2018

If you’ve ever looked at your tires you’ve probably noticed all the little lines in the tread, but you may not know that those lines are called sipes and that they’re more than decoration. Siping is a … read more
5 Ways to Make Your Tires Last Longer

5 Ways to Make Your Tires Last Longer

Jul 13th 2018

Shopping for new tires can be a pain! It takes time and money, so it makes sense that you’d want to the tires you get to last as long as possible! Here are some simple things you can do to make sure y … read more