Tyre damage - factory defects

Tyre damage - factory defects

Although rare, tyres with factory defects can still occur and this can often cause numerous tyre problems for your vehicle. As such, it helps to be aware of these issues, so that you can better detect them.

  • 02/05/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
What are the results of too low tyre pressure?

What are the results of too low tyre pressure?

Many drivers are already aware of the importance of correct tyre pressure, but some do not understand just why this is so important. To help explain this, we will look at what happens when when you have too low tyre pressure.

  • 02/05/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Tyre grip in the summer – what type of tread to choose?

Tyre grip in the summer – what type of tread to choose?

The best summer tyres are products that offer sustainable performance across a variety of conditions. As such, we don’t recommend tyres that are only good in one specific environment. When it...

  • 02/05/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Tyre damage – operational faults

Tyre damage – operational faults

Read about tyre damages arising during use. Learn the most common causes of operational damage. What to do with a damaged tyre?

  • 02/05/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Everything about tyre rolling resistance

Everything about tyre rolling resistance

Rolling resistance is the force opposing the movement of the body. It causes loss of energy during the movement. Rolling resistance results from the characteristics of the tyres and remains strictly correlated with them.

  • 28/04/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 225/45 R17 summer tyres for 2016

User tests of 225/45 R17 summer tyres for 2016

Don’t know which tyres to choose for the upcoming summer? Find out which models in size 225/45 R17 are recommended most often by users of our portal. Thanks to their comments, you can find the summer tyres best suited to both your vehicle and your style of driving.

  • 18/02/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 205/55 R16 summer tyres for 2016

User tests of 205/55 R16 summer tyres for 2016

Are you looking for summer tyres in size 205/55 R16? You’ve come to the right place! Here you can read about the models which come highly rated by our customers.

  • 17/02/2016
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
Better Tyres In The Front Or Rear? Test Results

Better Tyres In The Front Or Rear? Test Results

Where to fit better tyres? On the rear or at the front? Which set will ensure greater safety? Read the article and find out more about it. 

  • 20/11/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
User tests of 225/50 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

User tests of 225/50 R17 winter tyres for 2015/2016

The opinions of other drivers are always extremely useful when choosing tyres. For your benefit, we have prepared a summary of these opinions, showing which models of winter rated tyres in size 225/50 R17 are the most highly rated by our users.

  • 03/09/2015
  • Author: OPONEO.CO.UK
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
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