Originally Posted by SubzeroVR4
. . . without the proper tires, these advance safety systems aren't going to be able to function properly.
This is not true. The systems function completely properly with less capable tires, including ABS and stability control.
Better tires are, of course, better - providing superior performance of which both the driver and automated systems can take advantage. Better tires are often the best mod one can make to a car, second only to driver training.