Originally Posted by plasticguy
There are too many compromises on a AWD car that many will use as a winter car and family car. In my opinion Subaru should continue to offer the RE-92 as a reasonable jack-of-all-trades, but should offer a performace tire as well that would surely improve summer / dry / wet performance markedly. They are probably scared folks will use them in the snow anyway.
Since when are the STI's RE-070's rated for M&S? Subaru already offers a performance tire.....just not on anything except the STi. They are not worried about STi drivers and snow.
Many manufacturers are offering a non-all-season tire choice now, so it seems logical that SOA should do so.