Tag Archives: non-studded tyres

Major Test: What to Think About When Choosing Winter Tyres

Motorway covered in snow
A major debate is underway as to which winter tyres are best, studded or non-studded. But there is more to making a decision as a consumer than just that question. On ice and snow, non-studded tyres made for Nordic conditions differ greatly from those produced for Central European conditions....

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New Test Method for Bicycle Tyres Shows the Benefits of Studded Tyres

Image of VTI stationary tyre test facility, rigged with a bicycle tyre.
Traffic safety during cycling is as timely as it is important. Several cycling-related research projects are underway at the Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI), and one group of researchers recently developed a method for testing the grip of various bicycle tyres on...

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Comparison of Winter and Summer Tyres on Bare Roads Summer Time

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To examine possible safety risks from the use of winter tyres during summer time tests of road grip have been conducted for a group of non-studded winter tyres and a group of summer tyres. One non-studded winter tyre of Nordic type, and one summer tyre was chosen from five different tyre...

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