Tyres Advice


How often should you change your spare tyre

Thursday 24th August 2023

Every vehicle owner should have a spare tyre, even if you don’t end up using it. It can mean the difference between making it home or to the garage and being stranded with a flat tyre or blowout. It’s important to keep an eye on the condition of your spare tyre as there’s nothing worse than going to... Read More

Tips on how to improve your tyre life

Thursday 20th July 2023

How to improve tyre life  Nobody wants to be told that their tyres are in need of replacing. And often, it comes at the most financially inconvenient time. So, what can we do to prevent such surprises? Find out our top ways to improve your tyre life and extend the replacement process today.  Tips... Read More

Why do tyres burst in the summer?

Thursday 20th July 2023

What is a burst tyre?  A burst tyre or blowout is when a tyre rapidly loses air pressure, which occurs when the structural integrity of the tyre is compromised. This then means the tyre is unable to preserve all the air inside, causing it to rupture or burst.  A blowout can be dangerous, especiall... Read More

A guide to tyre brands

Tuesday 6th June 2023

Looking to choose the next set of tyres for your car? It can be difficult to decide which is the best tyre brand for you. Here at Formula One Autocentres we fit over half a million tyres per year, so it’s safe to say we’re experts in all things tyres. In this guide, we’ll explore the top tyre brands... Read More

How to clean your tyres

Thursday 4th May 2023

When cleaning the car at home, it’s easy to overlook the importance of cleaning the tyres, as well as the body of the car. Tyres can get clogged up with mud and dirt, which can lead to comprised safety and efficiency of the vehicle itself – yet they are often missed. Learn how to clean your car tyre... Read More

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