In order to get the most out of your tyres, you need to maintain them properly. You need to make sure that you change the tyres to winter tyres before the winter season starts and you need to make sure that you change the tyres back to summer tyres as soon as the season ends. This is to ensure that you don’t have unnecessary wear.
quality winter tyres is another way to ensure that you get the maximum
performance out of your tyres. If you have studded tyres, then you will have
great traction in any winter condition that you will experience. SUV
non studded tyres gives you a bit more flexibility due to less
restrictions, while still giving you excellent performance during winter.
maintenance of your tyres means that you need to check if the tyre pressure is
adequate and according to the car manual. Low tyre pressure causes the fuel
consumption to increase due to higher rolling resistance. Also higher tyre wear
is a consequence of low tyre pressure.
When you drive during the winter, you want to make sure that you take all the necessary precautions to make sure that you stay safe. In order to be sure that you are safe when you drive, you need a car that has the proper tyres to handle the challenges that winter brings with it.
should be approved for winter use and if it is harsh winter weather you should
have a set of suv studded
tyres to optimally handle icy, slushy and snowy roads. If you don’t
have winter-approved tyres mounted on your car, you should avoid driving when
you have real winter weather outside. It is even so that you should avoid
driving if the temperatures are below zero degrees. So make sure that you have winter
tyres mounted before you drive.
that you have the necessary items in your car in case you will end up being
stuck, including a shovel and some sand. Also good to have are warm clothes,
including warm boots, gloves and a winter hat. In addition for safe winter
driving you also need to have an ice scraper and a snowbrush.
When you drive your SUV in winter conditions, it is important that you have the right SUV winter tyres mounted. You might ask yourself what is the correct tyre to have on your SUV. Well it does depend on where you will drive your SUV and what type of winter weather you are facing.
need the best possible tyres to get the best performance out of your SUV. If
you drive in winter conditions with the wrong tyres you might be just sliding
around. Tyres are key in making sure that you have the best grip when you drive
and maneuver, without this you will not be able to push your SUV to the limit.
If you drive on a lot of icy surfaces, then you should equip your SUV with a
set of SUVstudded tyres to
ensure that you have the best performance icy conditions, which can be quite
frequent during the winter season.
If you still
drive off-road while having winter tyres mounted, you might want to have aramid
reinforced sidewall tyres to ensure that you protect your tyres from getting
What makes a tyre good? In my opinion it is the constant development, which is the result of extensive research and testing. All good tyre manufacturers will invest a lot of money to test tyres to constantly try to develop better tyres. Safety, better wear and better grip tend to be the key goals. When it comes to winter tyres, the testing is even more critical and not everyone has the right facilities to do that.
of what tyre that you want to buy, you need to do your research to ensure that
you get a good quality tyre. Tyre tests performed by car magazines tend to give
you some indication of how well tyres perform in certain conditions.
have the EU tyre label that gives you the answers to three tyre related
questions: rolling resistance, which translates into fuel efficiency, noise
emission, which translates into the sound level and the wet grip which shows
how good the tyre is when you brake.
A good tyres will
have been built solidly and the tread design has been optimized for the
challenges that you will face.
It can often be difficult to differentiate between tyres, at least by just looking at them. You will need to do a more thorough analysis to know which tyre will be a good tyre and which one will be not as good. To do your research online tends to be your best bet.
The EU tyre
label can give you some indication, especially for summer tyres. Reading tyre
tests can also give you a good indication of which ones are performing well in
the conditions that you plan to use the tyres in.
need to know what type of tyre you want to buy. There are big differences
between a summer
tyres, an all-weather tyre and a winter tyres. So
you can’t really compare these. You need to compare the tyres within the tyre segment
to know if it is a good tyre or not. If you want a winter tyre, make sure that
it is approved for winter driving. Also once you have selected a tyre, then
make sure that it also has low rolling resistance and low noise emission.
Winter season is the most challenging time of the year to drive. You can, however, make the driving in winter more enjoyable by installing richard mille replica a set of high quality winter tyres on your car. In winter you need a tyre that can give you good driving comfort as well as great control when you maneuver.
If the weather is good, winters are very nice. A nice sunny day with the sun reflecting in the crystal white snow as you cruise down the snowy roads is a great feeling. With good tyres there is no challenge or problem to do so. With good tyres you can drive safely.
All weather tyres are compromise tyres that can be used all year around. They will never be as good as a summer tyre in summer time in terms of performance as the summer tyre has been optimized for only that season. If you want to get the best performance out of your car, you are better off with a summer tyre.
During the winter, it is also always safer to have a specialized winter tyre, especially if you have really harsh winters. If you want the best combination of best safety and performance during the winter, you are better off with a winter tyres. So best is to have two sets of tyres, but you can often manage with a set of all-weather tyres if your winters are not too extreme.
Driving is not an option if there are real winter conditions, meaning you have either sub-zero temperatures or either snow, ice or slush on the road, and you have summer tyres on your car. In winter you will need dedicated winter tyres that are winter approved.
Summer tyres are great for summers, but not for winters and vice versa. If you go for all-weather tyres, they can be good for both summer and winter season.
If you are in the market for buying a new set of winter tyres and you have decided to go for non-studded tyres, then I can recommend the Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 tyres. These tyres are made to handle even the harsh winters with great grip on all surfaces.
These tyres give you superior driving comfort and have low rolling resistance so that you can save money on fuel costs. Instead of studs, they achieve the great grip by having small particles in the rubber compound which grap onto the road surface.
There are a few reasons why you should check your summer and winter tyres, mainly due to safety and cost factors. It is good to do a visual inspection of your tyres regularly. If there are visible damages to your tyres, then drive by a tyre shop and get them fixed or replaced. Another safety item to check is the tread depth; if it is below 4mm then you need to purchase a new set of tyres. It is not safe to drive with tyres that have tread depth of below 4mm. In addition, you need to check the tyre pressure. Low pressure can be dangerous to drive with and both the tyre wear and fuel costs rise with low pressure. So keep your tyres in good condition.