Regular tires provide sufficient traction in winter.
Winter tires are superior to summer and all-season tires in terms of traction, braking and cornering in all winter conditions. Source:
Winter Tires: A Review of Research on Effectiveness and Use (2012)
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Apr 25, 2013
TIRF releases research bulletin, Driver Distraction and Hands-Free Texting While Driving.
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