Landsail LS288 Tire Review & Rating

The LS288 tire from Landsail is built to deliver touring all-season performance for drivers of coupes, sedans, minivans and crossovers. It has been engineered to provide a smooth, quiet ride to go with more sure-footed grip on both dry and wet roads.

An all-season tread compound and symmetric tread pattern with a solid center rib help provide enhanced stability and cornering response. Landsail incorporates what they term a wet grip groove design that sports four wide circumferential grooves to direct water into a series of lateral grooves. This helps channel away water from the contact patch of the tire and reduce the chances of hydroplaning.

Landsail LS288 Tire Review

An optimized tread pitch alignment and silent lateral grooves have been created to deliver a quiet ride. These features work pretty well and do help lower the road noise when driving at highway speeds.

Three circumferential ribs allow the tire to provide near-perfect steering stability on the highway. Additionally, the tread pattern has been built to effectively disperse heat. Landsail offers a range of 13-16 inch sizes in the LS288, and speed ratings are T, H, V and W. There’s also a limited tread warranty included.


  • Very good dry traction and braking
  • High degree of ride comfort
  • Quiet ride
  • Good tread life


  • Wet traction and braking could be better
  • Winter performance

Overall Thoughts

The Landsail LS288 is well designed for a budget touring all-season tire. This model handles quite well on dry pavement, and braking is confident. It’s been engineered to dissipate heat as much as possible for a longer lasting treadlife, which we’ve heard mentioned by other drivers as a plus on this model.

Unfortunately, like many all-season tires, the LS288 suffers when it comes to winter weather conditions. It simply lacks the traction and handling of many top performing tires, as well as any dedicated winter tire. Traction on wet roads could be better, but we wouldn’t go as far to say wet grip is awful. However, if rain frequently hits the roads you’re driving, you may want to consider an alternative tire.

Overall, this tire’s performance ranks it in the middle to lower half of the touring all-season class. That said, it carries a lower price that makes it an attractive option for budget-minded drivers who are looking for a basic all-season tire.

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What Vehicles Will The Landsail LS288 Fit?

(This is not a complete list of ALL vehicles this tire will fit)

  • Buick Enclave, Century
  • Chevrolet Tahoe, Impala, Trailblazer, Silverado, Malibu
  • Dodge Durango, Ram, Grand Caravan, Stealth
  • Ford Explorer, F-150, Expedition, Fusion, Focus
  • Hyundai Santa Fe
  • Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • Mazda CX-7, CX-9
  • Mercedes Benz R350, ML350
  • Mercury Mountaineer, Milan
  • Nissan Murano, Armada, Pathfinder, Sentra
  • Saturn LS200
  • Toyota Sequoia, 4Runner, Camry, Corolla

Tire Sizes


165/70R13 79H/T BSW
175/70R13 82H/T BSW


175/60R14 79H/T BSW
185/60R14 82H BSW
195/60R14 86H BSW
165/65R14 79H/T BSW
175/65R14 82H/T BSW
175/65R14 86T XL BSW
185/65R14 86H/T BSW
165/70R14 81H/T BSW
195/70R14 91H BSW
205/70R14 98H XL BSW


195/50R15 82V BSW
185/55R15 82V BSW
195/55R15 85V BSW
185/60R15 84H BSW
195/60R15 88H/V BSW
205/60R15 91V BSW
175/65R15 84H BSW
185/65R15 88H/T BSW
195/65R15 91H/V BSW
205/65R15 94H BSW
215/70R15 98H/T BSW
215/75R15 100H/T BSW


195/45R16 84V XL BSW
205/45ZR16 87W XL BSW
195/50R16 84V BSW
205/50ZR16 87W BSW
185/55R16 83V BSW
195/55R16 87H/V BSW
205/55ZR16 91W BSW
215/55ZR16 97W XL BSW
225/55ZR16 99W XL BSW
205/60R16 92H/V BSW
215/60R16 95H/V BSW
225/60R16 98H BSW
215/65R16 98H BSW

Price Range

Landsail LS288 prices range from approximately $52 and up. You may also find occasional rebates, discount prices, coupons and special offers on this tire.

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Landsail provides a limited tread warranty on the LS288. Tire uniformity is warranted for the first 1/32 inch of wear. Materials and workmanship are guaranteed for 5-years and are prorated down to the final 2/32 inch of tread depth.

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