Watch: How Studs In Wheels Help Cars Drive In Snow, Ft. Audi Ice Driving Experience

  • Feb 26, 2024
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Driving on icy roads can be tricky, but we explain how studs can effectively enhance traction in harsh winter conditions

Audi Snow Drive Experience

While driving through extreme wintry conditions on ice-covered terrains or snowy roads may sound adventurous and fun, it can become challenging and dangerous without proper precautions real quick. You may have seen vehicles equipped with snow chains on hill stations during slippery ice situations, but there is another solution that effectively and safely navigates those snowy conditions. What is it? Why don’t you check it out for yourself in this video below:

As evident from the reel, these tyres are studded with nails. At first glance, it may appear that these could puncture the tyres, but they are actually designed to cut and dig through ice to provide grip, especially when sliding over it. 

Audi Snow Drive Expereince

While this may seem like a rather straightforward solution, it comes at a cost of around one lakh rupees for a set of four tyres. Sure, it is expensive, but it is indeed far more effective than snow chains.

If you encounter such a situation, would you opt for the modern solution of studs in wheels or would you go old school with the snow chains? Let us know in the comments.

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