These were the factory brand on my Kia Optima that I bought used, so I installed a new set of 4 when necessary and have driven 23,000 on them so far. I don't drive aggressively, mainly highway miles. The fronts are getting bald to the point that there's no longer any visible groove between the outer tread block and the next tread block. The rear tires obviously look a little better. I would expect with proper rotation you'll get a max of 30,000 miles out of these, but they are rated for 55 or 60,000. I hate to disparage Nexen, they performed well overall except for occasional slippage and wheel hop if you hit the accelerator too hard off the line, but the longevity just isn't there. And they're not cheap anymore, closer to $90 than $60. For just a little more money you could probably get a tire that lasts twice as long. I think next time I'll try the 70,000 mile rated General Altimax RT, it drops from an H to a T speed rating (130 to 118 MPH), but that shouldn't make any practical difference. It has good customer reviews on this website.
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