The accident statistics have been turning up figures that SUVs are much safer than a normal passenger car. Figures of being 50% more likely to survive a car crash without serious injuries are quite compelling and will for sure continue to drive the SUV sales even higher regardless if you have a need for a vehicle that is built for more than just city traffic of highway driving.
To ensure that the SUV is even safer, you should always equip the SUV with a good set of matching tyres. Tyres that match the conditions that you plan to drive in. If you plan to drive a lot off-road, you should make sure to get SUV tyres that have been designed for this, off-road tyres tend to be more durable and offer aramid-reinforced sidewalls to ensure that you don’t get punctures from sharp rocks. For highway and city driving, there are also perfect tyre choices.
The most important thing from a safety perspective, as tyres in an integral part of the SUVs safety functions, is to ensure that you have the best possible tyre for any type of winter weather that you might experience during your driving. If you mainly drive in areas where you have real winter weather for a lengthy period of the year, you will want to have dedicated winter tyres. An SUV studded tyres or a SUV non-studded tyre are both excellent winter tyres that behave well during challenging winter conditions. The studded ones tend to do better on icy surfaces, such as icy roads or tightly packed snow that gets an icy surface.
If you tend to have lighter winters, you might want to select an SUV all weather tyres, which means that your SUV is safe to drive all around the year, regardless of what weather you will experience when you get into your vehicle to drive.
You definitely have enough tyre options to ensure that you can drive safely and to keep the ones in your SUV safe as well as the ones around you, as you are maneuvering an SUV with perfect grip and control. The key is to choose wisely and get a high quality tyre that your SUV deserves, you will feel the difference and you drive, since you will have perfect grip and control.