By Oliver Hall
Continental tyres have been awarded the coveted Best for Safety accolade by a leading specialist motoring magazine.
The German tyres manufacturer won top prize for their popular ContiSportContact 3 tyres from the modified car magazine Fast Car.
The magazine’s awards celebrate the best of the best in the tuning industry, revealing the most inspirational must-have products.
The awards highlight exceptional performance, quality, originality, desirability and value. They are seen within the modified arena as a stamp of approval offering motoring enthusiasts confidence when looking for their next purchase.
The magazine commented: ‘Safe is the name of the game with Continental Tyres and their wet weather performance is the absolute best. The ContiSportContact 3 tyre is focused on serving up awesome handling for powerful performance cars. We like Continental tyres a lot.’
Scott Benbow, product manager for Continental, added: ‘The ContiSportContact 3 is no stranger to winning awards and we are really pleased to add to this collection with the sought after Fast Car honour. Safety is always our main focus when designing a tyre so to be recognised specifically for this is great.’
Fast Car magazine added: ‘The Fast Car Awards reward companies that keep investing to develop ever better products, driving both quality and value for the consumer. We’re chuffed Continental is happy with their award; they’ve earned it.’