Save Time, Weight and Costs with Textile Snow Chains. AutoSock Snow Socks are the Legal Alternative to Tire Chains.

AutoSock is the new generation of winter traction devices. Made of textile, it is pulled over the driving wheels of cars, vans, trucks, buses and forklifts when extra grip is needed in winterly conditions. As the highest certified of its kind, AutoSock is a legal solution for cars and commercial vehicles.

AutoSock takes three minutes to install – even on vehicles with low clearance. The textile is damage-free to alloy rims and our sizes fit nearly every tire dimension. When not in use, our lightweight and compact products can be easily stored year round in the trunk.

USED BY FAMILIES, AMBULANCES, FIREFIGHTERS, ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE, PUBLIC SERVICES AND AIRPORTS

APPROVED THROUGHOUT THE US & CERTIFIED BY LEADING INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS

  • AutoSock is fully approved in all US states
  • Logo AutoSock is tested and certified by European Standard EN16662-1
  • Logo AutoSock in compliance with ÖNORM V5121
  • Logo AutoSock complies with French Mountain Law Loi Montagne
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EASY AND QUICK MOUNTING IN ONLY THREE STEPS

  • Assembling step 1 for AutoSock installed on a vehicle

    Step 1: Install AutoSock on the top half of your tire. Pull down AutoSock as far as possible.

  • AutoSock installation step two

    Step 2: Move the vehicle half a wheel turn.

  • AutoSock fully mounted on a passenger car in mounting step 3

    Step 3: Pull AutoSock over the remaining part of the tire.

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A GUIDE FOR SIMPLE INSTALLATION

THE WINTER TRACTION ALTERNATIVE: MASTER WINTER DRIVING AND NAVIGATE ICY AND SNOWY ROADS WITH EASE, THANKS TO SUPERIOR TRACTION

  • Woman installs AutoSock for cars on the front wheels

    Available in US

    AutoSock has become an essential for roadside emergency kits. Faced with unpredictable weather, the quick and space-saving solution keeps you moving.

    Find your nearest AutoSock dealer 
  • Close-up of AutoSock snow socks

    Approved in all 50 States

    AutoSock is approved in every US state with chain laws with weights even beyond 10,000 lbs all the way up through five plus axel vehicles.

    Check your state regulations 
  • AutoSock mounted on rear wheels of a sports car standing on snow and ice

    Ideal for Sports Cars

    AutoSock requires little space between tires and wheel housing. Due to the textile nature, AutoSock does not harm the brake system, the wheel suspension or the shock absorbers.

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  • Snow Socks mounted on front wheels of a Toyota estate car

    The Snow Sock - invented in Norway

    AutoSock is the only textile traction aid not just approved by automotive manufacturers, but developed in collaboration with them.

    About AutoSock 
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RECOGNIZED AND APPROVED ACCORDING TO INTERNAL STANDARDS OF AUTOMOTIVE MANUFACTURERS

  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Dodge
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Ram Commercial
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Jeep
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Volvo
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Polestar
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Lynk & Co
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Hyundai
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Nissan
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Genesis
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Land Rover
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Kia
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Cupra
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Fiat
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Alfa Romeo
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of NIO
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Jaguar
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of Linde Commercial Forklifts
  • AutoSock is recognized and approved according to internal standards of DAF Trucks
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HIGHLY RECOGNISED AMONG EXPERTS

  • Gear Junkie

    "These will be the difference between arriving easily at your destination and a possible trip to the ditch."

  • Volvo Cars

    "The perfect aid for driving on snowy and icy roads."

  • Men's Journal

    "The grip and traction of chains, but at a fraction of the cost, weight, time, and discomfort."

  • Steph Custance, Ice Road Truckers

    "Having AutoSock with you at all times, is always a great idea."

  • Canadian Trucking Magazine

    "You can easily slip these on in two minutes or less. They are pretty much weightless and do the same job."

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