The Washington State Patrol has announced that AutoSock for passenger cars are approved as alternative traction tire devices within the State of Washington.
AutoSock is the quick & easy solution for icy and snowy roads. AutoSock is made of high tech textile fibers and much easier and quicker to use than any metal snow chain you have used before! It fits even on cars where snow chains must not be mounted.
AutoSock is approved and certified by leading research institutes and internatial car manufacturers such as Toyota, Lexus, Mazda, MINI, Fiat and many more. AutoSock is the only product in its category certified by TÜV-Süd in Germany, one of the worlds leading testing and certification bodies. It is available in several different sizes to fit all common tires and can be mounted in just a few minutes without any special skills or tools. To find out more details on AutoSock, click here.
Perfect temporary winter aid for vehicles
Approved by TÜV SÜD and leading car manufacturers
Certified as a Snow Chain equivalent in more and more countries
Easy and fast to fit and remove, even in cold and difficult weather
Lightweight and easy to store
Comfortable while driving – does not cause noise nor vibrations
Reusable and machine washable
Recyclable and environmental friendly
Usable with alloy rims - even when metal chains are not allowed!
No damage to alloy rims
Works on all vehicles with low clearance between tire and car body
Improves electronic safety systems (ABS, ESP).
It could hardly be easier – The mounting of AutoSock is done in three quick steps:
AutoSock should only be used on ice and snow, and should be removed immediately once the conditions no longer requires it to be used, or when the vehicle is parked. When starting up, no one should be behind the vehicle as stones and lumps of ice, etc. could be thrown backwards with great force. Display extra caution when fitting and driving with AutoSock!