NEWSFLASH – Even More Reason To Check Your Tyres !

A study published by car website Honest John yesterday confirmed that 9 in 10 new vehicles are sold without a full blown spare wheel. While many are fitted with a “Run-Flat” or “Space Saver” alternative, almost half merely contain a tyre repair kit (tyre sealant plus air pump). As a consequence, tyre-related call outs have increased by almost 20% since 2010. One in three motorists have experienced a tyre-related breakdown over the past 24 months.

To avoid the inconvenience, cost and time wastage associated with tyre failures, we encourage our customers to make sure they check their tyres and make sure they are aware of what solution they have in place in case of a tyre failure – especially over the coming winter months. Call us now on 0800 810 0951 to discuss your requirements.

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Fitment Only Tyre Service Launched

Event Tyres are pleased to launch our new “Fitment Only” service to both new and existing customers.

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Tyre Fitment Only” is aimed at customers who switch between winter tyres and summer tyres as the seasons change and driving conditions become more or less challenging. The service is also aimed at customers who already have their own tyres and are looking for a fitment only solution.

Whenever we refit tyres, we always replace the valve and balance the wheel as well as checking the overall condition of the tyre to ensure it’s still safe to use.

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Apollo Roll Out Manchester United Tyre

Manchester United Branded Tyre Launched By Apollo & Available Exclusively From Event Tyres

Apollo, Manchester United’s Official Tyre Partner, has launched a new branded tyre that is sure to be a big hit with fans of the Old Trafford club.

To keep the deal very much a Manchester affair, locally based mobile tyre fitment specialist, Event Tyres, has secured the exclusive UK supply deal for the all-new Apollo Manchester United branded tyre.

Set up by former Kwik-Fit Mobile directors (Mark Shankland and Garry Moloney), Event Tyres boasts a national customer database of more than 85,000, and specialises in fitting tyres at home or work addresses across the UK, freeing up valuable time for its consumer and business customers.

Sales and Marketing director for Event Tyres, Jianni Geras (previously with Michelin), said: “With tyres, as it is with football, we know that every corner counts. We hope that this new product, with its excellent performance, longevity and affordability, will help fans join Louis van Gaal’s team on their road to success this season. Initial stocks are in limited supply, so I would encourage fans to register their interest through our website as soon as they can.”

The new tyre is available immediately and exclusively from Event Tyres, via the company’s Old Trafford (17-19 Talbot Road) tyre centre, call centre (0800 810 0972) or website www.event-tyres.co.uk, and is priced from £59.95 per tyre. Manchester United tyres are available in limited sizes at launch, with the range being expanded over the coming months.

A key element of the partnership between Apollo and Manchester United will be a joint community commitment to encourage healthy lifestyles and develop sporting skills in young people. Apollo will build ‘Go The Distance” football pitches made from recycled tyres in communities across the UK and India, with the first being at Old Trafford.

Manchester United group managing director, Richard Arnold, commented: “Apollo is a leading player in the tyre industry, and its rate of growth and development in new territories make it an attractive partner for the Club. The partnership also allows the Club to continue its on-going commitment to investment in and development of young people.”

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Event Expand Coverage To Include Bristol & Bath

Event Tyres are pleased to announce, due to customer demand, we are expanding our mobile tyre fitting to include Bristol and Bath with immediate effect.

Customers requiring new tyres in Bristol or new tyres in Bath can now benefit from our mobile car tyre replacement service which already saves customer time and money across large areas of the UK.

Save time and money when looking for cheap tyres in Bristol or cheap tyres in Bath by letting Event come to you, at home or at work, leaving your valuable time free for other things. We are also up to 40% cheap than the high street on car, van & 4×4 tyres.

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Claim a FREE Fuel Gift Card worth up to £100

Event Tyres have once again teamed up with Michelin to bring our customers one of our best ever money saving offers.

Customers purchasing 2 or more Michelin tyres between 13″ and 19″ upwards can claim a fuel gift card worth up to £100.

This offer is available on purchases between 1st March 2014 and 30th April 2014 from Event Tyres.

Customers who qualify for this offer can claim their fuel gift card online in 3 easy steps:

Promotion Code: SP1

  1. Purchase your Michelin Tyres from Event Tyres for fitting at Home or Work
  2. Go to http://fueloffer.michelin.co.uk and enter the promotion code SP1. You will also need to upload an copy or image of your receipt as proof of purchase.
  3. Michelin will send you a confirmation email and your fuel gift card within 28 days

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Winter Tyres – Game, Set & Match

For those who still believe Winter Tyres / Cold Weather Tyres are just for snow and ice then you may find the video below very interesting …

Chris Knapman from the Telegraph took to the Porsche Experience Centre at Silverstone to compare how summer and winter tyres cope with the extreme conditions of winter on the “Ice Hill”

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Kumho Cash For Causes 2013

Event Tyres have been working closely with Kumho Tyres throughout 2013 and are pleased to announce the results of money raised for local charities in Manchester through the Kumho Cash for Causes scheme.

Through customers purchases of Kumho Tyres, we have raised £350 for Francis House Childrens Hospice and £150 for University of South Manchester Starlight (Ward 8).

Event Tyres will continue this scheme in to 2014 along with our main charity Guide Dogs for the Blind

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Up To £50* Free Fuel from Dunlop & Goodyear

With the cost of Petrol and Diesel remaining high, Event Tyres have teamed up with premium tyre manufacturers Dunlop & Goodyear, to help drivers with the everyday cost of motoring.

Customers can claim up to £50* in fuel vouchers when buying tyres from Dunlop or Goodyear including WINTER TYRES & ALL SEASON TYRES

* The tables below clarify the values that customers can claim back against the tyres they purchase based on speed ratings with Dunlop or Goodyear and rim size with Michelin.

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Dunlop / Goodyear Free Fuel (Summer Tyres)

Qualifying Dunlop Goodyear Summer Tyres2 x Tyres4 x Tyres
H, V - Car Tyre Speed Ratings£10£20
W, Y, Z - Car Tyre Speed Ratings£20£40
4x4 / SUV - All Tyre Speed Ratings£20£40
RunOnFlat - All Tyre Speed Ratings£20£40
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Dunlop / Goodyear Free Fuel (Winter Tyres)

Qualifying Dunlop Goodyear Winter Tyres2 x Tyres4 x Tyres
T - Car Tyre Speed Rating£10£20
H, V, W - Car Tyre Speed Ratings£25£50
4x4 / SUV - All Tyre Speed Ratings£25£50
RunOnFlat - All Tyre Speed Ratings£25£50
Van - All Tyre Speed Ratings£10£20
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Dunlop / Goodyear promotion ends 31st December 2013

Claim forms supplied at time of fitting.

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Safe Tyres Save Lives

You may have noticed some new advice recently from the overhead signs on the motorways reminding motorists of the importance of regular tyre checks.

“Safe Tyres Save Lives” is a new message being seen by drivers on overhead message boards in a bid to help reduce the number of dangerous tyre related incidents occurring on the UK’s road network. Between April 2013 and June 2013 a total of 3,852 tyre related incidents were reported on England’s motorways – That’s 1,284 per month or just over 42 every single day.

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Audi Drivers Given The Silent Treatment !

Sometimes the simplest of ideas can prove effective and high end Audi drivers are about to benefit from the latest idea announced by Pirelli and Continental – Noise Reduction Tyre Technology.

The “Conti-Silent” and Pirelli “PNCS” (Pirelli Noise Cancelling System) both contain a foam or sponge layer which the tyre manufacturers claim can reduce interior noise between 2-9 dB on all road surfaces.

Driving performance is not affected and there is no negative influence on mileage and load/speed capability. Fitting on four positions is recommended.

Initial production covers the Audi RS6 and RS7 in the following sizes:

285/30 ZR21 100Y XL (RS6)
275/30 ZR21 98Y XL (RS7)

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