The end of summer coincides with winter tyres. That gives us the opportunity to review significant products 2014-2015 that we have had the chance to try; Yokohama W.drive V905 Where: In the north of Sweden, close to Vidsel Cars: Audi A4 Break TDI, BMW 1 Series Dimension: 15”-18” To remember: good traction on snow, secure and sporty feel when driving. Much better than the predecessor V902B for those who know it. For more details Bridgestone Blizzak LM001 Where: In Sweden close to Vidsel Cars: Golf 7 1.4 TSI , Volvo XC60 Dimensions: 14”-20” (by 2016) To remember: Faultless precision, driving comfort… overall a very good tyre. The dimensions available, that will gradually grow, are an extra plus. Compared to TS850 during the tests, the LM001 did not fail and showed a slight edge on its competitor. For more details Toyo winter tyres: Snow Prox S943, Observe GSi-5, Observe G3-Ice Where: Val Thorens, France Cars: Golf 7, Audi Q5 Quattro, Audi A4 Dimensions: 14”-17” (for the S943) To remember: Toyo is best known for its sports ranges, but the manufacturer wants to change that and establish themselves on the winter tyre market. And its new winter range is relevant. For more details Michelin Alpin 5 Where: Innsbruck, Austria Cars: Audi A3, Volvo V40, BMW 320d GT Dimensions: 195/65 R15 91T to 225/55 R17 101V To remember: We weren’t able to try the tyre on snow, but in winter conditions, showing a great versatility. For more details And you, what winter tyre do you use?