WHAT ARE THE BEST SUV AND LIGHT TRUCK SUMMER TIRES IN 2021 ?

Spring is back, it's time to think about your summer tires!

Some people don’t think it’s necessary, but driving on winter tires in summer does pose some safety risks for you and your familly, which is why we recommend buying summer or all-season tires for optimal safety all summer long, regardless of road conditions.

With so many models available, finding the right tires can feel overwhelming. We’ve made a list of the top 5 summer and all-season tires for SUV and light truck. The tires on our list are top sellers chosen based on customer reviews.

*The following tires are compatible with SUVs, Compact SUVs, Luxury SUVs, and certain vans.

YOKOHAMA GEOLANDAR CV G058: COMFORT AND DURABILITY

Yokohama’s Geolandar CV G058 is a new all-season tire for SUVs. Its tread design makes it quiet and provides excellent traction in wet conditions thanks to the grooves that evacuate water efficiently. The optimized contact patch distributes weight uniformly when driving for long-lasting wear. This is the perfect tire for those looking for a reasonably priced tire.

Key features:

  • High quality at a reasonable price
  • Quiet ride
  • Excellent traction in wet conditions

In a nutshell:

  • Price: Starting at $150.99
  • Warranty: 100,000 km*

*See manufacturer for details

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PIRELLI SCORPION VERDE ALL SEASON PLUS II: PERFORMANCE WITH NO COMPROMISE

 

Pirelli’s Scorpion Verde All Season Plus II is an all-season tire for crossovers and light SUVs. The eco-friendly tire with low rolling resistance provides better fuel economy. Its footprint offers a large contact patch for superior traction in all weather conditions. It’s the perfect tire for those looking for performance and durability.

Key features:

  • Eco-friendly
  • Good handling
  • Comfortable ride

In a nutshell:

  • Price: Starting at $157.99
  • Warranty: 105,000 km*

*See manufacturer for details

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TOYO OPEN COUNTRY H/T II: VERSATILITY 

Toyo’s Open Country H/T II is an all-season tire designed for SUVs and light trucks. It offers ride comfort without compromising on durability. Its symmetrical, non-directional tread design makes for enhanced traction and uniform wear, as well as a quieter ride. Four wide circumferential grooves provide good off-road traction, making it a versatile tire that performs well in most road conditions.

Key features:

  • Versatile, good on- and off-road traction
  • Comfortable ride
  • Durability

 

In a nutshell:

  • Price: Starting at $150.99
  • Warranty: 5 years / 80,000 km (LT) and 112,000 km*

*See manufacturer for details

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BFGOODRICH ALL-TERRAIN T/A KO2: TOUGH ALL-TERRAIN

 

BFGoodrich’s All-Terrain T/A KO2 is an all-season, all-terrain tire for SUVs and light trucks. Its sidewalls are more resistant to punctures thanks to special grooves designed to deflect protruding objects. Its tread design provides excellent traction in the mud and an optimized contact patch ensures uniform wear for superior treadlife. It’s the perfect tire for those looking for a tough, durable tire that can handle any type of road.

Key features:

  • Versatile all-terrain tire
  • Sidewalls very resistant to shocks and punctures
  • Good treadlife

 

In a nutshell:

  • Price: Starting at $176.99
  • Warranty: 6 years / 80,000 km*

*See manufacturer for details

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GOODYEAR WRANGLER DURATRAC: THE WORKHORSE 

 

Goodyear’s Wrangler DuraTrac tire is for SUVs and light trucks. Its TractiveGroove Technology offers enhanced traction in mud, dirt and gravel. In addition to its off-road capabilities, this tire is quieter on paved roads than its competitors. Its rugged structure and tread are great for towing and hauling heavy loads, recreationally or commercially. It’s perfect for those who need a versatile tire that can handle any type of road, on or off road.

Key features:

  • Excellent off-road traction
  • Versatility
  • Heavy load capacity

 

In a nutshell:

  • Price: Starting at $213.99
  • Warranty: 80,000 km*

*See manufacturer for details

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