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Winter tyres – could you use them all year round?

With winter just around the corner, have you thought about ordering a set of winter tyres – and could you use them all year round? Motoring journalist Tom Scanlan investigates. A handling test shows up the difference in grip between quality and budget tyres. THE tyre industry is standing by for an onslaught of orders […]

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Tyre testing proves you can count on Conti

The cars in the pit lane at the Autodromo do Algarve, ready to demonstrate the abilities of the new ContiSportContact5 tyre on the test track. A science lesson in tyre design proved fascinating for editor DAVID HOOPER when he travelled to Portugal’s Algarve to test some new products from German manufacturer Continental. A selection of […]

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