How to check tyre tread depth
Ensuring that your tyres abide to the legal tread requirement is an important job, yet one that can fall by the wayside when we're not sure of the process. From the legal minimum depth of tread to how to check tyre tread, learn exactly why checking your tyre tread depth is so important to your on-ro...
Tips For Driving in Winter
Now that winter is upon us, it's likely that you'll be driving on slippery roads with reduced visibility. We recommend ensuring your car is maintained, that you have the right equipment with you in your vehicle during winter months and that you adjust your driving style accordingly to suit the road...
New Year Sale
The 2019 New Year Sale is now on at Formula One Autocentres! This year we're offering up to £10 off a Service, £5 off an MOT and up to £5 off Tyres until 31st January 2019.
We offer servicing to suit all vehicle makes and models, carried out by fully trained technicians. Book online before the 3...
How long does an MOT take?
An MOT test consists of various checks to ensure the car is safe to drive on the road. In the UK, every vehicle is required by law to undertake an MOT test when the vehicle is 3 years old and once a year after.
Our MOT appointments come in 1-hour slots and you can book up to 6 months in advance,...
Tyre Buying Guide
Tyres are the main point of contact between the car and the road, so it's important to choose the right tyre. It can be a confusing process, but we make it simple.
When should you replace your tyres?
The legal minimum tread depth in the United Kingdom is 1.6mm, but some manufacturers recommend r...