By the time the thermometer falls to seven degrees the performance of regular tyres is starting to deteriorate. Last year there were 147 days when the temperature was 7 degrees or lower, 147 days when regular tyres might not be performing as they should (that is nearly 5 months).
Winter tyres have been designed specifically to cope with road conditions below 7 degrees. They cope better in these conditions because:
You can order your winter tyres from your local ŠKODA dealer. Contact us on the following numbers:
There are three main differences between standard tyres and winter tyres:
Despite the common misconception that winter tyres are only for use in snow and ice, drivers benefit from using winter tyres below 7 degrees in any conditions, wet or dry.
One of the most important things you can do to improve your ŠKODA's safety and performance during cold weather is to fit winter tyres, giving your ŠKODA a good grip on the winter roads.