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Continental SportContact car tyres.

Advantages: Premium brand, reliable, good grip in wet and dry conditions.
Disadvantages: Can be expensive, poor fuel economy.

... First impressions I am sure that most people will have heard of the Continental brand of tyres. They don’t just make car tyres but tyres for bikes. I was surprised to learn that Continental have not supplied tyres for use in F1 since 1955, though t ...

danielclark691 28.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Continental SportContact

* Winter tyres in August??? . .

Advantages: Very good grip, especiallly in winter.
Disadvantages: Only the cost.

Before I bought my latest car, I obvoiusly checked the tyres, both for tread, and wear, I noticed that they were all Pirellis. However, what I did not look at was the type, These were WINTER tyres, and that caused me to think if they were the right ones f ...

smudgeybabes 11.08.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Pirelli Winter 160/D

Safety has no price pirelly rocks

Advantages: Good grip great perfomance
Disadvantages: Expensive

I have pirelli winter tires on my Acura.For my work i used drive a lot,at least 80 k daily commute.This tire has accompanied me in snow and rain.My car is light but with this tire it has never gotten stuck.Driving in rain is peace of cake because the tire ...

Meenie7 19.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Pirelli Winter 160/D

Cheap tyres but no wet grip

Advantages: None, buy cheap get cheap. Not good when it's tyres
Disadvantages: Killers in the wet, these are not safe tyres and should not be used on the roads

I bought the Profil Prosport2 tyres on ebay from eco tyres after a lot of research about retreads and contacted the factory in Poland about certificates. They seemed like a good compromise of budget tyre and performance. The tyres arrived and looked good ...

AndrewB41 05.11.2012 · Read full review

Review of Profil Prosport

Potenza RE040s - Hot Stuff!

Advantages: Grip, Cornering
Disadvantages: Road noise, wear rate, price

One of the great things about getting a new car is the fact that they generally come with tyres that you wouldn't ever dream of paying for out of your own pocket. Such was the case with my Honda Civic Type-R. It arrived with a brand-new set of Bridges ...

LegendaryMrDude 01.11.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Bridgestone Potenza Tire RE040