The Firestone Winterforce UV is part of the Tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Winter/snow truck tire models like the Winterforce UV are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.
Snow traction: Snow traction reflects the distance our test car needed to accelerate from 5 to 20 mph on moderately packed snow.
Ice braking: We tested ice braking on a skating rink from 10 to 0 mph.
Dry braking: Dry braking is from 60 to 0 mph.
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