Pothole epidemic set to increase at an “unprecedented rate” putting tyres and lives at risk

Britain’s pothole epidemic is set to get even worse with more craters expected to appear at an “unprecedented rate” in the coming months, according to the RAC. The breakdown service forecasts that with a return to seasonal downpours, coupled with freezing temperatures, the pothole problem is likely to cause even more vehicle failures during the […]

Fit winter tyres to stay safer on UK roads as Arctic blast moves in

With a severe Arctic blast set to sweep the UK in the coming days, many motorists are getting their skates on and ordering winter tyres to help keep them safer on the roads. Snow, ice and sub-zero temperatures can cause hazardous driving conditions, especially if tyres have not got plenty of tread and while the […]

Make tyre maintenance a New Year’s Resolution you can easily keep!

Made (or already broken) any New Year’s Resolutions yet? etyres would like to suggest an easy one that all motorists should pledge to stick too, it doesn’t involve giving up things you love or cost you a small fortune either. Make tyre maintenance a priority for 2017! We are urging all drivers to make tyre […]

Our mobile tyre fitting service is a gift at this time of year!

Our mobile tyre fitting service doesn’t come gift wrapped with a big red bow – but it is a gift at this time of year when you want to save money, but stay safe on the roads over the Christmas holidays. That is why we are using motorists to carry out three important checks on […]

Goodyear celebrates the invention of all-season tyres

Just a few weeks ago weather experts were forecasting the coldest winter in six years, this week the bookies are slashing the odds on what could be Britain’s hottest Christmas! Who knows what the UK weather has in store for us over the coming weeks, but this uncertainty plays into the hands of Goodyear as […]

Take charge of your battery to avoid a costly and inconvenient breakdown

With the RAC being accused of selling motorists batteries they don’t need to buy and charging a premium for the privilege, etyres is offering customers a timely reminder that it offers a mobile battery fitting service which is combined with highly competitive prices to offer convenience and value for money. According to an undercover ‘sting’ […]

You don’t need to be a F1 driver to know how important the right tyres are

There has been a bit of a hoo-ha over the wet weather tyres Pirelli is supplying the Formula 1 teams with this year. Aquaplaning was a particular issue during the rain-hit Brazilian Grand Prix earlier this month and there are rumours flying around that the drivers are “angry” that the tyres are not performing better. […]

etyres advise Which? about the benefits of winter tyres

Consumer champion Which? has turned to etyres for advice about the benefits of fitting winter tyres as the UK is battered by Storm Angus. There are a lot of common misconceptions about winter tyres, however Jeremy Valentine, etyres operations manager, told Which? Trusted Traders the main myth is that they are only are worth fitting […]

Indirect Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems accused of putting drivers safety at risk

Carmakers have come under fire in the last couple of weeks amid claims they are fitting Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) that are failing to warn drivers of deflating tyres. Independent research by campaign group Transport & Environment has accused some car companies of cutting manufacturing costs by fitting cheap indirect tyre pressure monitoring systems. […]

etyres Portsmouth onside again for Wales football boss

etyres Portsmouth have been called up again by the Wales football team coach, Chris Coleman! It was the second puncture in eight months that poor Chris has suffered. Back in March we were unable to carry out our mobile puncture repair service, because the tyre was beyond help and had to be substituted for a […]