What does shark skin have to do with tyres? And how does it optimise handling in wet conditions? Here’s the fascinating answer.
Uniroyal tyres are particularly well-suited to driving on wet roads. But that’s not the only reason the rain tyre is so good.
Run-flat tyres, sometimes also known as run-on-flat or self-supporting tyres, have a reinforced sidewall. Their design makes it unnecessary to keep a spare wheel and jack in the boot in the event of a puncture.