• Winter tires help prevent hazardous road situation: 80 per cent of winter tire owners say

                    Winter tires help prevent hazardous road situation: 80 per cent of winter tire owners say

                    Eighty per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from loss of control or a collision, according to a new Leger survey commissioned by the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC) www.tracanada.ca. TRAC’s 2019 Canadian Consumer Winter Tire Study also […]

                  • Save at the pump, measure tire inflation monthly

                    Save at the pump, measure tire inflation monthly

                    Cambridge, May 13, 2019 – Surging gas prices have made fuel efficiency a higher priority for Canadian drivers, according to a new national survey conducted by Leger in mid-April for the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC). Nine-in-ten drivers surveyed (92 per cent) say fuel economy is now a […]

                  • Canadian Drivers Believe Winter Tires Saved Them

                    Canadian Drivers Believe Winter Tires Saved Them

                    Eighty per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from being involved in a potentially hazardous driving situation such as loss of control or a collision, according to a new consumer survey commissioned by the?Tire and Rubber Association of Canada?(TRAC). “Canadian […]

                  • Be Tire Smart Week 2018: Tire Inflation Survey a Wake-up Call to Drivers

                    Be Tire Smart Week 2018: Tire Inflation Survey a Wake-up Call to Drivers

                    According to a new driver-study from the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada, Canadian drivers have glaring gaps in their knowledge about how to maintain proper tire inflation. With today’s rising gas prices these knowledge gaps can be costly. The average motorist can improve their gas mileage by?0.6 per cent […]

                  • Make Spring Even Greener with the Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide

                    Make Spring Even Greener with the Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide

                    Want the best performance and fuel efficiency out of your tires while softening the blow to your wallet and the environment? A simple switch to low rolling resistance tires can help. The Tire and Rubber Association of Canada?and Natural Resources Canada?have made a Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide?to help you […]

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                  Winter tires help prevent hazardous road situation: 80 per cent of winter tire owners say

                  Winter tires help prevent hazardous road situation: 80 per cent of winter tire owners say

                  Eighty per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from loss of control or a collision, according to a new Leger survey commissioned by the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC) www.tracanada.ca. TRAC’s 2019 Canadian Consumer Winter Tire Study also […]

                  November 12, 2019 ×

                  Automotive, Driving Tips, Environment, Environment & Sustainability, Tire Care, Tire Care & Shopping, Tire Shopping

                  Save at the pump, measure tire inflation monthly

                  Save at the pump, measure tire inflation monthly

                  Cambridge, May 13, 2019 – Surging gas prices have made fuel efficiency a higher priority for Canadian drivers, according to a new national survey conducted by Leger in mid-April for the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada (TRAC). Nine-in-ten drivers surveyed (92 per cent) say fuel economy is now a […]

                  May 13, 2019 ×

                  Automotive, Driving Tips

                  Canadian Drivers Believe Winter Tires Saved Them

                  Canadian Drivers Believe Winter Tires Saved Them

                  Eighty per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from being involved in a potentially hazardous driving situation such as loss of control or a collision, according to a new consumer survey commissioned by the?Tire and Rubber Association of Canada?(TRAC). “Canadian […]

                  November 13, 2018 ×

                  Automotive, Driving Tips, Environment, Tire Shopping

                  Be Tire Smart Week 2018: Tire Inflation Survey a Wake-up Call to Drivers

                  Be Tire Smart Week 2018: Tire Inflation Survey a Wake-up Call to Drivers

                  According to a new driver-study from the Tire and Rubber Association of Canada, Canadian drivers have glaring gaps in their knowledge about how to maintain proper tire inflation. With today’s rising gas prices these knowledge gaps can be costly. The average motorist can improve their gas mileage by?0.6 per cent […]

                  May 10, 2018 ×

                  Driving Tips, Tire Care, Tire Care & Shopping, Tire Shopping

                  Don’t let winter hold you back!

                  Don’t let winter hold you back!

                  Hitting the Roads this Winter? > Download Winter Driving Tips (PDF) Braving winter roads is a Canadian tradition, so to help warm your winter driving mood, we’ve put these safety-enhancing, money-saving tips and resources together just for you! TIP #1 – Get a Grip The thermometer only needs to hit […]

                  December 14, 2017 ×

                  Driving Tips, Tire Care, Tire Shopping

                  Gear Up for Winter Driving

                  Gear Up for Winter Driving

                  Be Tire Smart Canada stood track-side with Raptors in-game and digital host, Kat Stefankiewicz, as she got the low-down on essential gear for the winter driving season. Avoid Winter Driving Headaches with the Right Tech From your choice of tires to what you put under the hood and in the […]

                  January 7, 2017 ×

                  Driving Tips, Tire Care, Tire Shopping

                  A Pro’s Guide to Winter Driving

                  A Pro’s Guide to Winter Driving

                  We got behind the wheel with Raptors in-game and digital host, Kat Stefankiewicz, to get up to speed on winter driving habits and techniques that can keep you safer this winter. Kevin’s Winter Driving Game Plan On top of protecting yourself and your loved ones, avoiding collisions keeps your hard-earned […]

                  January 6, 2017 ×

                  Driving Tips, Tire Care, Tire Shopping

                  Step Up Your Winter Driving Game

                  Step Up Your Winter Driving Game

                  Be Tire Smart Canada teamed up with Raptors in-game and digital host, Kat Stefankiewicz, to uncover important lessons about winter driving. Catch highlights from our day at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park as we get expert coaching on winter driving must-do’s and must-have gear. What Makes Winter Tires a Smart […]

                  January 6, 2017 ×

                  Tire Care

                  Nitrogen Inflation 101

                  Nitrogen Inflation 101

                  When taking your vehicle for a regular inspection with a certified technician or tire specialist, you may notice some retailers promoting inflating tires with nitrogen. How will nitrogen impact your driving experience? If you’re considering filling your tires with nitrogen vs. air, here’s what you need to know… Nitrogen gas […]

                  March 23, 2016 ×

                  Tire Shopping

                  Make Spring Even Greener with the Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide

                  Make Spring Even Greener with the Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide

                  Want the best performance and fuel efficiency out of your tires while softening the blow to your wallet and the environment? A simple switch to low rolling resistance tires can help. The Tire and Rubber Association of Canada?and Natural Resources Canada?have made a Fuel Saving Tires Buying Guide?to help you […]

                  March 23, 2016 ×