The Arizonian Silver Edition
all-season tire uses the latest in tire technology to give this model dependable performance, at a family budget
The asymmetric non-directional tread pattern features an optimized contact patch
which improves overall traction and gives the tire better longevity. It's one reason why they provide a 65,000 mile
tread warranty on the tire.
Handling and cornering is adequate on the Silver
Edition due to the serpentine block design. It gives the tire more even pressure when turning for increased
stability and steering response.
Wet surface traction is aided by the four larger
circumferential grooves and zig-zag sipes that lower the risk of hydroplaning and give the tire better grip on wet
or snow covered roads.
Another thing you will notice on this tire is how
quiet it rides. A computer optimized tread pitch sequence is utilized to reduce road noise and give you a much
smoother overall ride quality. A unique swoosh groove in the center rib further reduces road
Inside the tread are twin steel belts and a nylon
cap ply to increase strength and stability at higher speeds. You will find this tire available in T, H and V speed
Dry and wet handling is more than adequate
Quiet and smooth riding tire
Good value for the money
Tread life could be better
The Silver Edition tire is an ideal option for the
budget minded driver who is looking to get the most value for their money in an all-season tire. You can expect to
find very good year-round traction and handling with more than adequate performance to satisfy the needs of most
The ride is comfortable on this model, and there is
little in the way of road noise to have to deal with. Treadlife is an area that could be a bit better, but even
that is not all that bad, especially when you factor in the lower price point. Overall, we rank the Silver Edition
in the middle of the all-season class.