Stopping in wet weather – Tread Depth Matters

Imagine you are driving down the highway at 70 miles per hour, and it’s raining. If the daredevil squirrel runs out in front of your car, how confident are you in your stopping ability?

Having confidence in your stopping distance involves a lot more than just your vehicle’s braking system. After all, the only piece of your car in contact with the road is your tires so your tires tread depth is critical to your safety.

How much does it matter? Let’s find out.

Check your tread depth every few months. Heck, stop in and we will check it for you and get you evened out.

Find something you’re not sure about? Just contact your neighborhood Tire Discounters location and we will gladly put your mind at ease.