Posts Tagged ‘ tyres ’

Michelin 595

Are your tyres worth their weight in rubber?

While it is tempting to opt for cheaper tyres, these four, very small rubber contact areas are the only parts of your vehicle that connects you to the road. “Rather ...
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August 15th, 2014


MIWA Questions Real Age Of Tyres

Chairman of the Motor Industry Workshop Association (MIWA), Les McMaster, says old tyres can be just as hazardous as those with worn treads. For some people, old tyres might never ...
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August 7th, 2013


Try Before You Buy At TWT

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has launched its 3D Wheels-on Car Visualiser. The visualiser is an online platform that lets you “try out” TSW wheels on your vehicle, all from the ...
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July 31st, 2013

Buying New Wheels

Motorists often have to choose between steel and alloy wheels, either when buying a new car, or when the urge to change the wheels becomes too strong to resist. By ...
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May 29th, 2013

Is tyre Rotation Necessary?

Most tyre companies advise that car tyres should be rotated from time to time, but I’ve come across one manufacturer and a chain of tyre dealers that disagree.  By Jake ...
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May 23rd, 2013

Tyre Maintenance Improves

Motorists in Centurion, Gauteng, have set a new record for tyre maintenance. This is the news from the Bridgestone Tyre Check team after analysing the results of its most recent ...
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May 22nd, 2013

RMI Granted Leave To Appeal

Acting Judge Bam last week granted the RMI Leave to Appeal in its case against REDISA and the Department of Environmental Affairs over the management of waste tyres in the ...
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February 20th, 2013

Continental Reports Increased Sales

Despite slumping markets in Europe, Continental says its 2012 sales were up by more than seven per cent to €32.7 billion. “Although indicators on the auto markets are more guarded ...
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January 15th, 2013

Outcome Of Court Proceedings: REDISA Waste Tyre Management Plan

Judge Hiemstra heard arguments in the North Gauteng High court from RMI counsel regarding restraining the implementation of the REDISA Waste Tyre Plan pending final review of the Minister’s decision ...
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September 20th, 2012


HI-Q Offers Free Vehicle Checks

The best way to prevent on-road hassles like a flat tyre or even a traumatic accident is to take your vehicle for a quick safety check from an expert – ...
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September 6th, 2012