2012 139 s160x160 q80 noupscale

James Cavallaro

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Slush, ice and light snow

Had some inclement weather here in RI last week and I tested out the WRG3's capabilities. I posted a youtube video to my banker tire guy page....two videos actually. I did one with the full torque of…

No compromises noted thus far WRG3 SUV

I have to say thus far I can't find any compromises. The tire is fairly quiet, handles well in the dry, handles wet just fine with no loss of control or hydroplaning. I can't compare gas mileage yet…

Nokian WRG3 SUV Wet Conditions

I was finally able to get some good wet weather to drive the tires in. At highways speeds of 50-65 mph I carefully chose my spot to hit a few puddles and the tires performed excellent. I could barel…

Never let me down!

The Nokian Hakkapeliitta r2 suv tires have never let me down.  They were a superb winter tire.  I will think twice about going through the winter with all season tires on from now on.

Dry weather driving impressions at 80mph

One of the things I had heard about driving winter tires is that they are loud or unstable.  I have to say the Nokian Hakkapelliitas are niehter.  Driving up to Sunday River this weekend I was doing ab…

Review on youtube of Nokian Hakka R2SUV tire.

Review of the Nokian Hakkapeliitta winter tire.  The tire performs excellently on snow and ice.  Dry performance is good as it is quiet and smooth.  Wear life so far is good, I have about 5,000 miles a…