It is easy to get confused when looking at tire prices. This is because in most cases shoppers are comparing different things, sometimes without realizing it. Buying four new tires and separate chrome wheels is not the same as purchasing a tire and wheel package from a different manufacturer.
Of all the elements that go into the pricing of tires, construction is the most important. Don’t compare the price of dual belted steel radials with tires that have a single belt. Cheaper tires will have a less durable construction while tires designed to offer high performance will be more expensive. … Read the rest