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AutoSock News Blog: Press Releases, Media References and Backstory

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Your Instagram Mentions in Winter Season 2021/2022

Your Instagram Mentions in Winter Season 2021/2022
The last winter season 2021/2022 brought a lot of snow worldwide and was eventful for us as a company. It's great to see that our customers connect...

An Interview with Einar Hareide – the Person behind the AutoSock Design

An Interview with Einar Hareide – the Person behind the AutoSock Design
AutoSock Interview Series “5 Questions” After idea generation and prototyping, designing is the next step in the process of product development. In...

AutoSock in Italy: Legislation Update as of 2022

AutoSock in Italy: Legislation Update as of 2022
The current legal situation in Italy regarding the usage of snow socks is unclear and confusing for consumers. The auto magazine Sicurauto recently...

An Interview with Bård Løtveit – the Inventor of Snow Socks

Bård Løtveit: Interview with the inventor of snow socks
AutoSock Interview Series “5 Questions” Inventions are the basis for making life easier and safer for us. With the help of a creative power, a new...

The Story behind European Standard EN16662-1:2020

AutoSock worked togehter with CEN for the new EU standard EN16662-1
EN16662-1 represents an important step towards European interoperability for drivers crossing borders under adverse weather and is neutralizing ant...

The Key Parameters of the Tire Code as Basis for Choosing AutoSock

The Key Parameters of the Tire Code
We have all been in the situation of not knowing which tires are mounted on the car. In a certain situation, one knows even less about the dimensio...

New Video online: Rear Wheel Installation and Driving of AutoSock

AutoSock with a new mounting video: rear wheel installation
In order to show customers how easy it is to mount AutoSock on rear wheels, we published a new installation video. The installation steps are the s...

The AutoSock Components and their Functions

Split view showing all AutoSock components
AutoSock is a patented quality product and consists of five scientifically developed components. Each component has its own function to insure the ...

How to mount AutoSock: the Installation Guide in different Languages

AutoSock with a new video: the installation guide
To make it even easier for AutoSock customers to mount our snow socks, we published a new installation guide in six different languages. The instal...

AutoSock explains the new Standard EN16662-1: what are the Effects for Winter Driving in Europe?

EN16662-1: Video explains the effects for winter driving in Europe
The new European Standard EN16662-1 has a huge impact on winter driving in Europe. It is challenging to keep track of legal updates and to fully un...

The AutoSock Regulations Update for the new Winter Season 2021-2022

AutoSock Regulations Update for the winter season 2021-2022
Every year the regulations for carrying and using winter traction devices are changing. It is challenging to keep track of legal updates for differ...

New French Winter Driving Regulations: AutoSock fulfils local Road Safety Requirements in France

New road sign: French winter driving regulation update
Oslo, 7th October 2021 - AutoSock meets all requirements for removable winter traction devices stated in the new French Winter Driving regulations....