User tests of 215/60 R16 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 215/60 R16 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Do you know which tyres you should choose for this upcoming winter? If not, this article is perfect for you! Here, we list the best winter tyres in size 215/60 R16 according to the opinions of our users.

  • 02/09/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 215/55 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 215/55 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Looking for new 215/55 R17 size winter tyres? Here we have information about the very best tyres currently available, as rated and recommended by our users.

  • 01/09/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 205/60 R16 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 205/60 R16 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Choosing winter tyres for the 2015/2016 season? We know it’s not easy, so to help you, we have prepared a ranking of the highest rated winter tyres in size 205/60 R16.

  • 01/09/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 185/60 R15 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 185/60 R15 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Are you looking to acquire new winter tyres in size 185/60 R15? You’ve come to the right place! Below, we have rankings for the best five winter tyre models in this size, as decided by driver opinions and reviews.

  • 27/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
How does a 4x4 car differ from SUVs?

How does a 4x4 car differ from SUVs?

Many people, including drivers, often confuse SUVs (Sports Utility Vehicle) with off-road vehicles, even though they don’t have much in common. With this in mind, how can you distinguish between a typical 4x4 car and an SUV?

  • 19/08/2015
  • Author: Dariusz Wojdas
How much does a tyre weigh?

How much does a tyre weigh?

Read this article to find out more about tyre weight. Which elements of tyres weigh the most? Are heavier models better? What is the relation between a tyre’s weight and its performance? How significant a parameter is the weight of a tyre? What dilemmas are faced by tyre manufacturers?

  • 18/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Tyre damage: non-uniformity of tyres

Tyre damage: non-uniformity of tyres

A tyre consists of many elements: the textile carcass layer, steel belts, the tread, sidewalls and sealing layer. All of these parts, put together on a production machine, together form the finished product. At the places where elements are joined, there may occur deviations in thickness, mass and rigidity, leading to non-uniformity of structure.

  • 17/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Studded tyres

Studded tyres

From time to time some of our customers ask us on the studded tyres. Read this text to find out what are main benefits and legal limitation of using this type of tyres.

  • 17/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Should You Use Winter Tyres Or All-Season Tyres?

Should You Use Winter Tyres Or All-Season Tyres?

The idea of all season tyres sounds reasonable to many drivers. But are they really safe and eficient? Read more to study this issue.

  • 14/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Camber: Understanding The Wheel’s Angle Of Inclination

Camber: Understanding The Wheel’s Angle Of Inclination

In this article from the “Elements of Vehicle Suspension” series, we discuss the question of camber angle. Read to find out more about the angle of inclination of the wheels.

  • 14/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Wide or narrow tyres for winter?

Wide or narrow tyres for winter?

There different oppinions on the proper size for winter tyres. Some sources can suggest that to keep safe on you should use wider tyres than in summer. Thjese opinions could be confronted with suggestions on favour of narrower tyres for winter season. Read this text to learn more on this issue.

  • 14/08/2015
  • Author: Dariusz Wojdas
Run-flat tyres – markings

Run-flat tyres – markings

Run-flat tyre technology is becoming more and more popular. Find out what abbreviations various manufacturers use to mark their products, and what features they have.

  • 13/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Speed and load indices of winter tyres [FAQ]

Speed and load indices of winter tyres [FAQ]

We often receive e-mails with questions about speed and load indices. Many such questions arise in connection with the fitting of winter tyres. We have decided to select the questions that are asked most frequently, and provide answers to them in the following article.

  • 12/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Tyre labelling - FAQ

Tyre labelling - FAQ

From November 1st 2012, compulsory car tyre labelling was introduced in the EU. In short, the labels can act as sort of tyre rating, but the reality of the situation is a little more complicated.  Many drivers don’t know whether to trust this information or not, because they do not know enough about the tyre labelling process.

  • 12/08/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 225/45 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 225/45 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Do you know which tyres to choose these season? If not, check out the following ranking of winter tyres. You can definitely find there something for yourself.

  • 01/07/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK