Tesco criticised over pumping up price of air for tyres

With petrol and diesel prices rising, it is increasingly important to ensure tyres are properly inflated to help make vehicles more fuel efficient – which is why Tesco has angered customers by pumping up prices at its air machines. The cost of pumping up tyres on Tesco forecourts has risen from a minimum 20p to […]

Battery will get you everywhere!

Batteries are something most people take for granted – until they start exploding in mobile phones or leaving motorists stranded in cars that won’t start! With winter approaching and temperatures dropping, motoring breakdown services will be bracing themselves for the usual sharp rise in callouts due to faulty or dead batteries, but there are some […]

Continental WinterContact TS 860 is one of the hottest tyres on the market!

The Continental WinterContact TS 860 tyre is currently in danger of being buried under an avalanche of praise and accolades. Auto Express has just crowned it winner of its winter tyres test 2016/2017 and days earlier German motoring magazine Auto Bild described it as “an exemplary tyre without faults or flaws”. Other winter tyres that […]

Consider fitting winter or all season tyres ahead of forecasts that the weather is set to unleash heavy snow

Chilling news is sweeping the nation as weather forecasters predict that the UK faces four months of crippling snowstorms and sub-zero temperatures this winter, with the first icy blast arriving in just six weeks. Often accurately forecasting the weather to the end of the week proves an impossible challenge for the experts, so it is […]

Postcards from etyres Isle of Wight at the annual Classic Car Show

etyres Isle of Wight were delighted to take part in the popular Isle of Wight Classic Car Show last Sunday handing out advice, leaflets and cupcakes! The sun shone down on the thousands of visitors who flocked Ryde esplanade for the 15th annual show which featured classic, vintage and even American muscle cars from around […]

How to avoid wasting time shopping around for new tyres

UK motorists lose more than 37 million days every year trying to find a garage or mechanic to fix their car, according to new research. The study carried out by online car repair marketplace, ClickMechanic, claims that vehicle owners devote around 893,461,500 hours to shopping around to get the best price, checking availability and ensuring […]

New season – new tyres fitted from £43

The British weather is usually predictable in its unpredictability! Despite enjoying one of the hottest summers for 20 years, the UK was also soaked by 271mm of rain, up 13 per cent, according to Met Office figures from June 1 to August 31. Now the weather forecasters are predicting Britain could enjoy its hottest autumn […]

etyres Taunton launches today

What a glorious day to launch a new business venture – which is exactly what etyres Taunton are doing this very morning. Father and son team, Ian and Elliott Kerr are hitting the road offering our award-winning mobile tyre fitting service to local customers in this beautiful town and the surrounding areas, including Yeovil. On […]

Conti SportContact 6 tops evo summer tyre test

Tyre test wins are an important factor when it comes to influencing the tyre-buying public. This is why Continental tyres is delighted that its new SportContact 6 has won the coveted evo summer tyre test for 2016 in its tyre test debut! Evo, the monthly premium performance car magazine, pitted the tyre against eight competitor […]