If a tyre is old it may be time to replace it even if the treads look fine. Here are some checks you can do to know if a tyre is too old and needs to be replaced.
YOU CAN KNOW THE AGE OF A TYRE EASILY
IF THE TYRE IS NOT USED IT AGES FASTER
YOU CAN IDENTIFY TYRE AGEING BY LOOKING FOR CRACKS
TYRES MORE THAN SIX YEARS OLD MAY NOT BE SAFE
Great tyres have a lot in common but different tyres do respond differently. Tyre testing can help you identify the best manufacturers and tyres for specific conditions. You should choose a tyre suited to your driving conditions.
AQUAPLANING TEST – WHEN A WET TYRE LOSES GRIP
TYRE NOISE TEST
ROLLING RESISTANCE TEST FOR IDENTIFYING ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY TYRES
A tyre may appear to be a simple circular object made with rubber but in fact tyres are high technology products and there is much more to them than a quality rubber compound.
Here are some recent developments :
TYRES THAT CAN RUN FLAT
FILLING YOUR TYRES WITH NITROGEN