Top smartphone driving apps

Apps have revolutionised the way we receive information, stay informed, and interact with each other. A flurry of highly useful apps have been developed with drivers in mind, making the car journey from A to B that much easier. Here are some of the best driving apps every savvy motorist should download onto their smartphone. Continue reading “Top smartphone driving apps”

The legal minimum tyre tread depth

The tread on a vehicle’s tyre is designed to help it grip the road. When it’s raining, the tread removes surface water from the contact patch between the road and the tyre, allowing you to steer, accelerate and brake effectively.

Having tyres with good tread depth is vital for safety on the road, and to ensure vehicles comply with this, laws dictate at what tread depth tyres need replacing. Continue reading “The legal minimum tyre tread depth”