Three Winter Tires From Hercules
Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. has added three new winter tires to its 2012-2013 winter tire program. The studdable Hercules HSI-S features a directional tread pattern with a bold center rib and heavy siping to improve steering response. The HSI-S is available in 13 passenger sizes in 14- to 17-inch rim diameters. The Hercules HSI-L tire offers a directional tread design with deep grooves and intricate siping, providing traction, water drainage and snow removal. The HSI-L is available with rim diameters from 16 to 18 inches in 10 V- and H-rated passenger sizes. The studdable Ironman Polar Trax (not pictured) has a directional tread design and high silica compound for sure-footed winter traction. It is available in 22 sizes in 13- to 17-inch rim diameters.