Originally Posted by Crazy_pilot
Even on ice modern studs are meh at best. The point of a stud is only a mm or two across, and only a handful in each tire actually hitting the road against a ton and a half of car. All they do is make an infuriating noise 99.8% of the time vs the 0.2% when you have some false peace of mind that they're helping.
Now spiked ice racing tires are a different story. Unfortunately they're frowned upon for road driving.
Haha i wonder why