The Michelin CROSS CLIMATE + HO is an all season winter-approved tire which is made from a silica gum compound that gives your tire excellent performance in summer and winter. This tire is approved for the legal winter tire period. Its 3D sipes will give the tire better grip, even worn, on wet and snowy roads. It’s a tire specially designed for compact cars, sedans and minivans. If you're looking for something that meets all the weather conditions of a year, this tire is for you.