When people talk about performance in a car, they are often referring to the engine, gear box and other components that help to make the car go as fast as possible. These aren’t the only parts that are used to make a car though, of course, and there are many more components that are just as important as those already mentioned. One component that often gets overlook are the tyres, and they are more important than many people realize.
Speed and Safety
Tyres help your car to grip to the road surface, helping you to stay safely on the road. The better the tyre, the better the grip, enabling you to go faster while still remaining safe. Remember that grip is even more essential when it is raining so tyres with sufficient grooves that can help remove the water fast enough to help keep your tyres firmly connected to the surface of the road. If the groves are not sufficient, then you could easily aquaplane, causing you to lose control of your car and this could be potentially deadly at high speeds.
Another good reason to have quality tyres that are in good condition is because they will help you to save money in the long run. The additional grip that is provided means that your car’s engine doesn’t have to work so hard, in turn meaning less fuel is needed. Using less fuel obviously saves you money, and also helps to contribute to saving the environment.