MPI Winter Tire Program
At McPhillips Nissan, we want to help you with the MPI Winter Tire Program Information.
Listed below are the main details for the MPI or sometimes known as the Autopac winter tire program.
The purpose of the MPI Winter Tire Program is to help people all over Manitoba and Winnipeg purchase a set of Winter Tires. The MPI Winter Tire Financing Program is currently in effect, if you have any questions please call our dealership and we would be happy to help you with selecting Winter Tires or MPI Program Questions.
MPI - Winter Tire Program
Even for the safest drivers, winter roads can pose a road safety hazard. You can reduce your risk on the roads by purchasing winter tires through the Manitoba Public Insurance low-interest financing program.
Financing Rate: The financing rate allowed under this program is the prime rate plus 2% with any term between 12- 48 months (1 – 4 years). With a valid driver’s license, an individual can finance multiple vehicles.
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for the Winter Tire Program, you’ll need to be a Manitoba Driver’s License holder and the registered owner of the vehicle you’re purchasing tires for. You can quickly check your eligibility with MPI’s tool here: MPI Winter Tire Program eligibility
MPI Winter Tire Program Frequently Asked Questions
Why is this program being offered?
On March 6, 2014, the Manitoba government announced a program to make winter tires more accessible to Manitoba drivers. Eligible Manitobans can receive a low-interest loan at prime plus two percent* through Manitoba Public Insurance to finance winter tires and associated costs.
What items are eligible for financing through the Winter Tire Program?
Only tires appearing on this list are eligible to be financed. In addition to tires, these tire related components can also be financed through the program.
Can be Financed
Cannot be Financed (Customer must pay)
What do I need to provide to the tire retailer?
When starting the loan authorization process with a Winter Tire Program participating retailer, you will be required to:
- Provide your vehicle registration certificate and your driver’s licence or identification card
- Select a financing term between one and four years and a monthly payment withdrawal day
- Choose between using the existing banking or credit card information on your Manitoba Public Insurance account, or have your Autopac agent contact you for the information
- Provide your phone number and preferred Autopac agent
- Read and sign the loan information (including applicable interest rate), Preauthorized Payment Agreement, promissory note and terms and conditions
Use our Tire Advantage program to find eligible winter tires at the best prices. Click here!
To sign up for the program and get your winter tires today, give us a call at 204-632-7135.
*Interest rates are determined by the Bank of Canada and are subject to change without notice.