The best quality and affordable tires, as of 2015, include General Altimax RT, General Altimax Arctic and Falken Sincera Touring SN211, according to Cheapism.com. The Michelin X-Ice Xi3 is also a top pick, and all of these tires are under $100 each.
General Altimax RT tires start at about $63 each, have a speed rating of 118 miles per hour and come with a 70,000 mile warranty. The General Altimax Arctic is a winter tire that starts at about $65 and has the same high-quality construction as the Altimax RT. The Falken Sincera Touring SN211 is an all-season tire that starts at about $77, and the Michelin X-Ice Xi3 is a good winter tire that starts at about $99.