Goodyear Tire and Rubber is one of the oldest tire companies in the world. It was founded in 1898 in Akron, OH. They are also famous for their blimps, of which there are only a handful remaining in the world. Goodyear also owns Dunlop, Kelly, Douglas, and most recently Cooper Tire in 2021. Read on to see their review ratings and why they remain one of the most popular brands of tires.
The Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac is a popular and top-rated SUV or light truck All-Terrain (A/T) tire for work or play. Here are the features listed by Goodyear:
Enhanced Traction: TractiveGroove Technology™ offers enhanced traction in deep mud and snow.
Off-Road Traction: Self-cleaning shoulder blocks clear the tread of debris for enhanced dirt, gravel and mud traction.
Quiet Ride: Highly angled center tread blocks enhance traction and lateral stability while reducing road noise.
Rim Protection: Rim protector helps protect wheels from accidental curb damage.
Enhanced Winter Traction: LT sizes pinned For #16 metal studs for enhanced traction in winter driving conditions.
Winter Performance: Severe Snow Certified (Excluding size LT275/70R18 125R and LT275/70R18 121D)Read all Goodyear DuraTrac tire reviews at Goodyear.com
The Goodyear Ultra Grip was ADAC's top winter tire in 2016 for compact cars.
9.1 / 10 light snow traction and 8.8 / 10 for deep snow traction rating (Tire Rack).
The Goodyear Ultra Grip Ice WRTP also have fantastic reviews. As per the name, Goodyear has created these especially for use in icy conditions - "Ice over winter silica tread compound helps enhance traction on ice and snow."Read all Goodyear Ultra Grip WRTP reviews at Goodyear.com