The Scariest Tire Commercial I've Ever Seen

How often have you seen a tire commercial with a health warning in front of it?


Fukuoka-based tire retailer Autoway's latest online spot takes a page from Japanese horror for this reminder of dangerous winter roads. The video was uploaded in mid-November, and now has over 400,000 views on YouTube.

雪道コワイ [AutowayTire@YouTube]

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I knew it was coming but I still jumped lol

But driving at night in heavy snow does suck a lot and is very dangerous if you don't have proper tires on. Please don't be dumb and think "All-Seasons" actually means you can drive in winter with ice and snow.