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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Lexus NX Crossover gets new set of ‘cool’ wheels

Driving on ice is something most motorists would go out of their way to avoid, which is why it seems at odds that Lexus commissioned a team of London-based ice sculpture specialists to make a set of wheels made entirely of frozen water – giving a whole new meaning to “driving on ice”. The marketing […]

Draw your kids into winning a family ski holiday with Goodyear tyres!

With the schools breaking up for the Christmas holidays, why not take advantage of their free time and harness your children’s creative skills by encouraging them to enter Goodyear tyres Reinventing the Wheel drawing competition for the chance to win a family ski trip. The competition is open to youngsters aged between six and 11, […]

Safety is the essential choice for tyres this winter

With changeable wintery weather and fluctuating temperatures across the country prompting motorists to consider their choice of tyre, TyreSafe is reminding drivers that the first and most important element to ensure tyre safety is to carry out regular checks. According to the UK’s leading tyre safety group, while various tyre types are available, all of […]