Tire Rating System

Discount Tire Direct uses a simple “Good, Better, Best” tire rating system to help you easily compare and understand the differences in quality and performance so you can decide which tire best meets your needs.




Simpler designs and minimal features. Made from basic rubber compounds and other materials. Most affordable. Newer components, advanced rubber compounds, longer tread life, more comfortable drive, and better performance. Built to the highest standard, uses the best materials, reliable, sophisticated, longest tread life and greater performance.

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