The LSR Grand Touring tire is a luxury, all-season touring performance tire for a wide range of passenger car vehicles including cars, minivans and CUVs. The LSR Grand Touring tire has the most innovative design and technology for a balance of all-season performance and long tread life at low prices compared to other US made tires or value brands. branded tires are made by Cooper Tire and this is one of their best selling and popular styles that gets very positive product reviews. (see size level data). The asymmetrical Tread Pattern allows the outboard side of the tread pattern to be tuned for dry handling and traction while the inboard side of the tread pattern is optimized for wet and light snow conditions. Stability Control Siping (SCS) utilizes 3-D sipe technology to stabilize the tread elements and provide enhanced handling in wet and dry conditions. The new tread profile gives a more optimized road surface contact area shape, which helps this tire deliver uniform treadwear and optimal tire performance. Finally, the light weight construction means less rolling mass and increased fuel efficiency. All sizes are M + S rated, which is your assurance of good traction in snow and ice for anyone that lives in the northern states or Canada and encounters snow and icy road conditions.