Checking tyres can save lives, warns festival crash victim’s mum

A campaigning mum, whose son was killed in a devastating coach crash, is urging festival goers and transport bosses to make tyre safety a priority ahead of the summer festivals, according to the Liverpool Echo. Michael Molloy was just 18 when he and two others from Merseyside died on a coach heading home from the […]

Pirelli tyres secures prestigious new Original Equipment approvals

Just over half of Pirelli tyres entire portfolio is now created as specifically-marked Original Equipment (OE), after the Italian manufacturer secured another clutch of prestigious approvals. The reason this is important, not just for Pirelli, but motorists who need to buy a replacement tyre, is that the performance and comfort of the tyre can be […]

Alarming hazards of tyre-related problems on motorways in light of plans to scrap the hard shoulder

Reports of a family stranded on the M1 after their tyre deflated again raise concerns about the scrapping of hard shoulders on motorways. The RAC has already warned that plans to convert 300 miles of hard shoulder on England’s motorways to an extra lane will ‘place the lives of millions of motorists at risk’. Tyre-related […]

From football to Fledermaus – a proud week for etyres Cardiff!

The etyres Cardiff branch is puffed up with pride as their city gets set to host the final of the UEFA Champions League tonight when Juventus take on Real Madrid C.F. at the Millennium Stadium…which is currently known as the Principality Stadium for sponsorship reasons! Never one to miss a photo opportunity, Gareth and Angela […]

Used car buyers urged to check tyres as sales soar to record heights

With used car sales reaching record highs in the first quarter of 2017*, now is a good time to remind buyers about the importance of checking the tyres before handing over their cash. Pristine paintwork and an immaculate interior create a favourable first impression, and while it might be impossible to detect any problems under […]

Nexen tyres gaining traction with motorists

When it comes to buying new tyres, some motorists are influenced by price, for others performance is a key factor, while many are happy to remain loyal to the current brand fitted to their vehicle and opt to swap like-for-like, as long as they are satisfied with it! The latter accounts for a large percentage […]

Why you should never drive on severely damaged tyres (unless you have got the back up of a F1 team at your disposal)

Driving on tyres that have suffered “pretty severe damage” is just another day at the office for a Formula 1 ace like Valterri Bottas, who went on to win the Russian Grand Prix, despite the handicap last weekend. But for the average driver, the consequences can be catastrophic! For while Bottas had the full support […]