Blog Tag Tyres

Tyre Safety Month 2023: What You Need to Know

Jack Dreyer | Thursday 28th September 2023 1:00pm

A car parked on a gravel road in autumn.

Tyre Safety Month marks the transition into autumn & winter, when roads become much less safe & tyre maintenance more important. Here’s what you need to know.

Do Electric Car Tyres Wear Slower than Normal Car Tyres?

Jack Dreyer | Monday 18th September 2023 10:30am

An electric car charging, with its sleek wheel visible.

Did you know that electric car tyres aren’t the same as regular vehicle tyres? Read on to discover the differences between them and how to check your own tyres.

Do Car Tyres Have Inner Tubes?

Jack Dreyer | Tuesday 12th September 2023 3:00pm

Car tyres with intricate tread patterns up close.

Ever wondered if car tyres have inner tubes? We explore the original purpose of inner tubes & what makes modern tyres different in this blog. Find out here.

Back to School Car Checks: Are You School Run Ready?

Kwik Fit | Wednesday 6th September 2023 5:04pm

A dad and daughter high-fiving outside the car after the first school run back.

From packing lunch boxes to signing consent forms, the morning of the first day back at school is often chaotic. So, don’t let car troubles add to the list.

How to Check Your Tyre Tread Depth with the 20p Test

Jack Dreyer | Monday 17th July 2023 8:00am

A Kwik Fit technician underneath a vehicle on a ramp in one of our Kwik Fit centres checking a tyre's tread depth.

To stay safe & avoid aquaplaning and potential fines, it is essential to keep an eye on your tyre tread. Learn how to use the 20p test to do this with ease.

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