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The Best Time to Buy Tires

Some winter tires are made from one of the hardest natural substances in the world—walnut shells.

The best times to buy tires are Black Friday Weekend, Black Friday, all of April, and all of October.

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Tires are rarely on sale—about 18% of the year, or an average of 1-in-5.7 days.

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The best months to buy tires are April, October, November, and December.

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FAQ

Let's recap by answering some key questions:

When is the best time to buy tires?

The best times to buy tires are Black Friday Weekend, Black Friday, all of April, and all of October.

Why all of April is a good time to buy tires:

Tires are on sale during April because this is the time of year when people typically switch to using warm-weather tires to prepare for the warmer months. This makes it a prime opportunity for tire retailers to offer discounts and promotions.

Why all of October is a good time to buy tires:

Tires are on sale during October because it is the beginning of the winter season, and many people are preparing for the harsh weather conditions by purchasing winter tires.

Why Black Friday Weekend is a good time to buy tires:

Find extraordinary deals on tires during Black Friday Weekend. Retailers typically provide substantial discounts to clear out old inventory for incoming models. Don't overlook this opportunity to get an excellent deal on new tires.

Why Black Friday is a good time to buy tires:

Find extraordinary deals on tires during Black Friday. Retailers typically provide substantial discounts to clear out old inventory for incoming models. Don't overlook this opportunity to get an excellent deal on new tires.

How often are tires on sale?

Tires are rarely on sale, approximately 64 days each year, spanning 4 distinct sale periods—that's 18% of the year.

What are the best months to buy tires?

The best months to buy tires are April, October, November, and December.

What's the best place to buy tires?

The best place to buy tires is at Costco, Sam's Club, Tire Rack, and Goodyear.

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