Yokohama Avid ENvigor in snow? - - Infiniti G35 & G37 Forum Discussion |
Show Your Support Become A Premier Member

    > > >
  • Reload this Page >
    • Yokohama Avid ENvigor in snow?

Yokohama Avid ENvigor in snow?

Thread Tools Rate Thread
Old 10-02-2011, 03:25 AM
CRE CRE is offline
Registered User
Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 2
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Yokohama Avid ENvigor in snow?

Hi, I wanted to know your thoughts on driving a 2003 g35 coupe with sport package on Yokohama Avid Envigor(W) in the snow?

I just moved back to Michigan from California.

I have a trip to Maryland in a few days and I am sure the tires will get me there great, but on the way back it will probably be snowing with some ice on the roads?

Looking for some experienced opinions, have any of you successfully driven quality All Season tires in winter climates?

I have read on other threads that people were fine in light winter weather, I don't want to drive it in the worst of winter conditions, but I hope that it can handle light snow fine so I make it back safely..

I understand getting Blizzak's is ideal, but I just bought these tires on the way out here, because Blizzak's were not available in California.

Money is a bit tight right now, so getting the Blizzak's or a snow beater aren't the most viable options.

How far can I push these tires, what are the true capabilities? I understand the g35 sucks in snow.

Thanks so much for any advice, input or help offered!
Old 10-02-2011, 03:37 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (69)
Join Date: Nov 2008
location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 14,524
Thanked 978 Times in 660 Posts
In all honesty, you are going to have a real hard time driving with these in any kind of winter conditions.

The Avids are a great summer tire and that's where it ends, ask anyone that works at a tire shop, "all season tires" are meant for all season california driving, not for snow use.
Old 10-02-2011, 04:02 AM
thescreensavers's Avatar
iTrader: (10)
Join Date: Apr 2009
location: Miami,FL
Posts: 9,751
Thanked 202 Times in 160 Posts
Conti Dws are great in the snow for an all season, iirc, they are. The best
Old 10-02-2011, 04:20 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (69)
Join Date: Nov 2008
location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 14,524
Thanked 978 Times in 660 Posts
You live in Miami.... lol
Old 10-02-2011, 06:07 AM
Registered User
iTrader: (3)
Join Date: Sep 2010
location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 127
Thanked 9 Times in 8 Posts
I heard great reviews about the Avid Envigors. My buddy drives them in chicago, crazy snow here + no snow trucks to clear out the streets -_-. They are on par with conti DWS. If you can find conti dws on sale, i'd recommend those, but if not, these will be your 2nd best bet. btw, I just bought a a set of dws tires. should be entertaining this winter.
Old 10-02-2011, 06:59 PM
Registered User
iTrader: (69)
Join Date: Nov 2008
location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 14,524
Thanked 978 Times in 660 Posts
You guys are nuts, I'd never run all seasons in the snow.
Old 10-04-2011, 03:43 PM
's Avatar
iTrader: (4)
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 1,062
Thanks: 0
Thanked 30 Times in 28 Posts
I'd say in light snow climates, suburbs and such you would be fine. I wouldn't take them through an unplowed rural road and expect much. However, average winter conditions I don't see a problem.
Old 10-06-2011, 10:23 AM
jmcohen23's Avatar
Registered User
iTrader: (1)
Join Date: Dec 2008
location: maryland
Posts: 307
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
thanks ya'll for the input... need to get some new kicks - and mr. tire has a deal now, buy 4 get 1 free - so a set of 4 all season Yokohama Avid Envigor will be $630. on the rim and out the door (plus, Yokohama is having a promo for a free Ravens jersey when buying 4 tires).

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FS[NorEast]: aktif8 2nd Gen (V36) Sedan 30 08-06-2017 12:47 AM
Need a Brake Kit - Very Little Idea of What I Need, Nub Alert Jiggerjuice Brakes & Suspension 9 10-05-2015 03:33 PM
factory 16" offsets TurTLe* G35 Sedan V35 2003-06 5 09-29-2015 02:43 PM
Stillen gtr n-attack release! Team STILLEN General Media Share 4 08-10-2015 09:17 PM
Need New Tires- Suggestions bjo16 G35 Sedan V36 2007- 08 7 08-04-2015 10:52 AM

avid, envigor, envigors, free, g37s, great, jersey, mr, myg37, ravens, review, snow, tire, tires, w, yokohama
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:36 PM.

Copyright ©2002 - 2017, All Rights Reserved. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Your question will be posted in:

Related pages

350z superchargertenzo r wheels2003 nissan 350z coiloverscanopy 10x20 costcojdm offset wheelsflywheel bolt torque specsticking noise in engine when accelerating2003 honda accord window motorerin mills infinitigood mechanic calgaryorion hcca subwooferhow to fix broken lug nut studbrembo brake stickersinfiniti g37 mileagemacco paint shoparizona zcarlexus gs 350 f sport forum350z stockkicker 15 inch l7escort passport 8500 power cordalpine cda 117 reviewbrembo caliper refurb2006 nissan maxima abs problemspt88 turbo35 inch tire chainsbest turbos for 300zxescort passport 8500 x50 redstockwiseauto location2004 g35 coupe hprim repair nycvip car window curtainsboso exhaust tippartsource cambridgewhat does stp oil treatment dohow to repair faded leathergrease monkey coupons utahinfiniti parts canadamy car is making a clicking noise when i turnbosal exhaust pipeacoms razorclifford alarm remotesrepair dashboard cracks370z differentialhow to deactivate immobilizertexas speed y pipelexus gs rimscar washer fluid not workinginfiniti g35 sound systemvarrstoen es6 for salevq35de transmissionpioneer avic x1 manualneon srt4 rimsunmarry cobb accessporttyre calculator miatasilverstar ultra fog lightsvirginia window tint lawskicker vr 10bmw 645 reliability791xvccw rep wheelshks turbo timer installracing hart cr wheels2004 infiniti g35 sedan review3mvscold air intake dyno comparisonhow to repaint a mirrorvalvoline synthetic atfhow much for clutch replacementvortech pulleysmobil 1 0w 40 vs 5w 302003 g35 coupe for salespeed sensor a p0500crc throttle body cleanerraceland coilovers reviewr1 concept rotorsxxr wheels 521