The purpose of the tire is mainly to act as a cushion between the road and the car. Most of the tires available today are pneumatic, which means they are oval shaped and made of inflated wires and cords. They are mainly made from rubber and fabric. There is also inclusion of compound chemicals. However these chemicals may differ among different rubber manufacturers. While buying tires, one quickly notices whether it is performance tire or touring tire. The type required depends on the need, quality of car, terrain and other factors. Both the tires are different. Rubber machinery produces many different types of tires but its main production is performance tires, touring tires and all season tires. The different types of tires emerge due to the required needs of the drivers.