In recent years, British Winters have become more severe with wetter and colder weather presenting UK motorists with some of the most challenging driving conditions.
According to the Department of Transport statistics for winter road accidents in the UK increased by an incredible 267% equating to 6,693 accidents.
Driving in cold weather conditions can dramatically impact your safety and vehicle performance. Here we take a look at whether it’s worth the extra effort to switch to Cold Weather Tyres, also known as Winter Tyres.
Key Fact"Cold weather tyres provide much better grip in both wet & dry conditions when the temperature falls below 7˚, so they offer extra safety typically from October to March." Stuart Jackson, Chairman TyreSafe.