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Old 12-06-2010, 06:29 AM
DC-IT DC-IT is offline
Love my Diesel Vehicles
Location: Toronto, Canada
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
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Mein Auto: E350BlueTec, Jetta TDI
Yesterday + today we had the first real winter storm here in Toronto and the roads were slick with ice and snow.
The D with the Hankook winter tires handled herself very well and got me through a couple of hours of driving through the storm.
Several times the ESC kicks in but the traction remain straight and true with no fish tailing even going up/down hilly terrain when I made a detour to try avoid the heavy traffic.

I am pleased with the Hankook W409 and the $2,500+ savings over the BMW winter wheels.

I guess the only concern is ground clearance and I make sure I have a shovel in the trunk just in case!
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2013 E350 BlueTec
2011 VW Jetta TDI

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