Landrover Specialist Rates New Davanti Tyre now launched
When picking a tyre it always helps to have the experts opinion, and for this tyre, it is only praise to be received. Land Rover Monthly have named Davantis Terratoura in the top ten tyres, even though it has been on sale for less than a year. These tyres have all been ranked on factors including tread depth, traction, load, weight, value and capacity and yet within such a short period of time has still managed to squeeze into the top 10.
Importance of Quality Tyres
Finding the right tyres for your vehicle can be a tricky thing to do. Tyres are such an essential part of making your car perform at its best ability, and there are a few things to know about how to keep your tyres road safe.
New Michelin Sport EV Range
As of the 1st of April 2021, Michelin have launched a new sport Ev range. These new sets of tyres have been designed with top of the range engineers. The tyres function especially well for electric sport vehicles, something that is becoming much more common in modern day. So what are the features of these new tyres?
Tyres and their speed ratings
The speed rating of tyres is something that may be unknown or easily ignored by many car owners. The speeding rate is a limit of how fast a tyre is allowed to go legally. Each tyre has an indention of letter and numbers that refer to factors such as method of construction, the width and the diameter amongst many other manufacturing factors. In order to find the tyre speeding rate, we look to the last digits of the code. Writing this down can help in future if a tyre replacement is needed, to ensure your vehicle is having the correct tyres installed for your safety.
Ban on Tyres which are over 10 years old
Announced on the 15th of July 2020, in February 2021 tyres used on the front axles of heavy vehicles shall be banned. From February, this law shall apply to vehicles that meet these requirements;
* Front axle of a bus/coach .
* Rear axle of a minibus with single rear wheels fitted.
* Front axle of a good vehicle with a maximum gross weight of 3,500 kg or more
Driving in poor weather conditions
From thick heavy layers of snow to heatwaves we never saw coming, the UK has always had a vast spread of weather. And just as we adapt to these conditions with our clothing and activities, our driving is also something that should change along with it. Here a few tips to help you out as the seasons change.
Storing your summer tyres
Now that winter is approaching, you may be starting to switch your vehicles summer tyres for winter ones. this is something many drivers choose to do to ensure their safety as the months get colder. Although the changing the tyres themselves may initially seem like the hardest part, the storage of the summer tyres may be difficult. Storing tyres must be done correctly to ensure you make the most of them, it can increase their lifespan and save you money.
Supertracker our latest technology in alignment
Supertracker the latest in laser wheel alignment? So what is laser wheel alignment
Laser wheel alignment, although sounds very technical and scary, is a quick and easy way to realign your vehicles wheels. It ensures that the wheels in on the vehicle are set to their optimum position and the best measures of safety ensured for driving. It works by using beams of light to check on the alignment of the wheels, by ensuring that tis is correct it saves your tyres from becoming unevenly worn from road surfaces and protecting your safety alongside it through the handling of the car.
Looking after your car tyres
Car tyres are an essential element of your car to be kept at the highest level of maintenance at all times. Tyres that are safe could be the difference between life and death in an accident and can help you to prevent accidents altogether, removing the risks of unsafe driving and unnecessary harm in consequence of it.