This is a studded 26x4.0 Snow Avalanche bicycle tire with a pure silica compound which creates a unique white color and unparalleled grip. The Snow Avalanche is one of the only studded tires available in the fat tire market today. This version comes studded and features 240 carbide-tip studs that dig in for incomparable traction on ice and snow. This fat bike tire adds float, stability and balance to you ride, while the specialty tread grips and holds in loose terrain, making it a superior choice for all weather terrain. Vee Tire has been a leading manufacturer of high quality bicycle tires and tubes since 1977. Produced in Thailand, each of their products are carefully crafted with select raw materials using state of the art modern technologies giving Vee Tire a leading edge over the cheaper low cost products on the market. Ride with confidence and Ride Safe with Vee Tire!