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
User tests of 195/65 R15  winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 195/65 R15 winter tyres for 2015/2016

When choosing tyres remember that they are the only car elements with a direct contact to the road surface. Make an effort to  equip your wheels with adequate tyres. This will make you enjoy a comfortable and safe travelling in the winter season.

  • 01/07/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 195/60 R15  winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 195/60 R15 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Winter is getting close. Have you already chosen winter tyres to travel on this season? If not, you can find them with us. We present to you a comparison of 5 best models of winter tyres in size 195/60 R15.

  • 01/07/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 175/65 R14 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 175/65 R14 winter tyres for 2015/2016

Are you looking for 175/65 R14 winter tyres? You can find them with us! We created for you a ranking of this type of winter tyres and chose the best ones rated by drivers.

  • 25/06/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Winter Driving Guide: Driving in the Ice and Snow

Winter Driving Guide: Driving in the Ice and Snow

Winter is the season that many drivers hate. No other time of year requires such a wide range of preparations to be made. Fitting winter tyres, making sure you have antifreeze fluids, having the ignition system checked, using winter fuel for diesel vehicles – and then there are the frequent extreme road conditions.

  • 12/05/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Directional and Asymmetrical Tyres

Directional and Asymmetrical Tyres

We present here the most important information about asymmetric and directional tyres. What are their characteristics, and why are they considered superior to tyres with a symmetric tread?

  • 25/04/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Mandatory equipment for vehicle in Europe

Mandatory equipment for vehicle in Europe

Find out what you need to take with you if you are setting off on a journey abroad. Remember that all European countries have their own rules about what equipment a vehicle is obliged to carry.

  • 24/04/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
The role of tyres in fuel economy

The role of tyres in fuel economy

In times of rising fuel prices, it is well worth looking for ways to make savings. We decided to find out what features of tyres have an effect on fuel consumption. It turns out that every component part of a tyre has the potential to cause a significant increase or decrease in the use of fuel.

  • 23/04/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK

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