• When and where to buy new summer tyres?

    Having good quality summer tyres is just as important as having dedicated winter tyres for the winter season. You need to make sure that you have tyres that are designed to deal with the heat of the summer while also providing sufficient protection against aquaplaning due to heavy summer rains and thunderstorms When to buy The timing of when it is best to purchase a new set of tyres will depend on your need. You should get a new set when you reach 4mm of tread depth, as this is when you will lose a lot of the tyre’s key properties, such as grip, wet grip, braking distance etc. If…

  • Buying new SUV summer tyres

    With the warmer weather arriving you might want to consider a new set of SUV summer tyres for your sport SUV. The difference between SUV winter tyres and the summer tyres are that they are designed to cope with the summer heat and still being able to have excellent wet grip and braking distance on wet roads. They should also be good at preventing aquaplaning during wet conditions to that you can drive safely without having to worry about losing control of your SUV due to aquaplaning. SUV summer tyres are especially formulated to deal with summer weather, which can include everything from very hot days to heavy rain. They…

  • Safe spring driving

    Driving during the spring can be difficult, as most of us wants to get our summer tyres on our car and put the winter tyres on storage. You do however need to ensure that the winter weather will not return. The roads should be free from snow and slush for you to drive safely with summer tyres. The winter tyres should be kept on for as long as you still think that the snow might return. If you are heavily dependent on your car, you should wait longer to ensure that you don’t get stuck with summer tyres and then there you have a snowstorm. You should never try to…

  • Use winter tyres on your car to keep you out of accidents

    The best way to stay safe when driving during the winter is to equip the car with a premium set of winter tyres. This should be enough to ensure that you will have solid grip on snow and ice when driving. This requires tyres that are approved for winter conditions and have the Snowflake symbol on the sidewall of the tyre and that they are in good condition. In order to stay safe during the winter you need to have proper winter tyres. Winter tyres have the properties needed to keep you safe when you drive on snow, ice and slush. If you don’t have the correct tyres, you risk…

  • High-speed cars will need to use special winter tyres

    Your tyre selection should always take into consideration the car and your driving style and then ensure that it fits to the weather conditions where you aim to drive. If you have a high-powered car you definitely will need to make sure that you have tyres that can match the performance that you are looking for. This also goes for any other special vehicle. Your SUVs will need larger tyres, your electric car or hybrids will need more wear resistant tyres that can handle the higher torque and weight. When it comes to high-speed cars, you probably have one as you enjoy driving very fast. Then you will need to…

  • How to drive safely with non-studded tyres

    When you go are going to purchase a new set of winter tyres and you want to get non-studded tyres, you need take your time to make the selection to ensure that you get the best tyres for your vehicle that fits your driving needs and be suitable for the area you live and drive in. You need to know what are the available non-studded tyres and if studded tyres are available you should have also considered them as an option. Even though both are meant for winter use, they are very different from each other. Just buying non-studded tyres does not guarantee your safety during the winter season, even…

  • Nokian Seasonproof can be used all-year round

    If you want to be able to use one set of tires for the whole year, then you should look at the new all-season tires from Nokian Tyres. They are called Nokian Seasonproof. The advantage of using them is that you can have excellent safety regardless of weather conditions. So, no matter if you drive on summer roads or slippery winter roads, these tyres are built to handle both safely with good performance. What makes these tyres so good? The fact that Nokian Tyres have managed to combine the features of a summer and winter tyre into one tyre, make these tyres very unique. These are ideal tyres for areas…