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What are the Little Rubber Hairs on Tyres?

While many people have theorised that they are for indicating tyre wear or air ventilation, they are simply a by-product of the tyre manufacturing process.

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Benefits of High-Performance Tyres

Originally designed for racecourse driving, high performance tyres are a popular option for owners of sports cars and other vehicles who want increased handling response and traction. Performance tyres are all...

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Why Different Climates Require Different Tyres

The climate is an essential consideration when choosing tyres because of the impact it has on roads. They get icy and cold during winter months and get so hot they leak tar during hotter months. This in turn is...

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5 Ways Used Tyres Can Be Recycled

Every year, around 50 million tyres reach the end of their life in Australia. However, only a small portion of these are recycled with two thirds of them ending up in landfill. Tyres are a challenging..

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Why is Driving on Under-Inflated Tyres a Bad Idea?

Car tyres are designed with precision to withstand stressors like rocks, potholes and other road hazards. When they are not used properly...

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Why is Driving on Under-Inflated Tyres a Bad Idea?

Having under-inflated or over-inflated tyres causes them to wear out faster and impacts the vehicle’s handling, increasing the risk to yourself and other road users.

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5 Tyre Safety Tips Before Travelling

Ensuring your tyres are in good condition is always important. However, it’s particularly important if you are planning on going on a road trip. Travelling across Australia...

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PROTECTING YOUR TYRES AND WHEELS

It is common to spend a lot of time concerned with car security and protecting your vehicle from being stolen. What is less commonly thought about is the threat of a criminal, or team of criminals, ripping off your wheels and leaving your car on blocks.

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TYREPOWER TOPS TYRE RETAILERS IN CANSTAR BLUE RATINGS

In an annual review of Australian motorists conducted by Canstar Blue, Tyrepower has received a top score of five stars across the categories of customer service, value for money, range of tyres, quality of tyres, advice provided by staff, plus the highly sought

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What's the Deal with Cheap Tyres?

Every few weeks there is a new advertisement on television selling cheap tyres at unfathomable prices. To the untrained eye, it is easy to wonder why there is such a large discrepancy in price between

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What are Sustainable Tyres?

Over time the surface tread wears out, leading to decreased grip and an increased risk of punctures and blow outs. This means that tyres need to be...

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Recycle and Reuse Your Old Tyres

Many people are aware of the environmental blight that is old tyres. It’s estimated that Australians consume more than 20 million tyres per year. Having lost the exterior...

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