The Best Performance Tyres in Australia for 2021

Porsche GT3

The days of sports cars being the toys of the rich and famous are long gone. Today, even the most budget-conscious enthusiast can get into a vehicle offering great fun and ability at any speed, on the road or the track. However, a car is often only as good as the tyres on it, and … Read more

The Best All Terrain Tyres in Australia for 2021

Toyota Landcruiser

The importance of tyres has been discussed at great length; they’re often an expensive investment and can be the difference between getting back home and being stuck in the middle of nowhere. It’s easy to go and buy a set, but buying tyres that best fit your needs requires a little bit more consideration. Here, … Read more

Michelin Pilot Sport 3 vs. Bridgestone Adrenalin RE003

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The Michelin and Bridgestone brands are two of the biggest names in the tyre industry. They are widely known for their excellent rubber donut offerings all around the world. Their tyres are often costly, but they do measure up and live up to the mark. The Pilot Sport 3 from the former has proven to … Read more

How Much do New Tyres Cost in Australia?

Pile of car tyres

Tyres support the weight of the car and help translate your drive commands on the road surface. This means enduring friction and high temperatures every time you drive.  As you would expect, a high-quality tyre is made from a rubber material that can withstand these conditions and are engineered to meet your driving needs. It … Read more

Michelin Pilot Sport 4 vs Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5 vs Continental PremiumContact 6

Michelin Pilot Sport Tyres

Ultimate Wet and Dry All-Rounder MichelinPilot Sport 4 Efficient High-Performance Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 5 Performance for a Wide Range of Rim Sizes Continental PremiumContact 6 When it comes to choosing performance rubber, drivers are spoilt for choice. However, amongst a segment with many great options, there are three that stand just a little bit … Read more

Bridgestone Ecopia EP150 vs Michelin Energy XM2+

Michelin tyres

For many Australians, fuel consumption and tyre wear are some of the biggest considerations when buying new rubber. Chasing lap times or the last few percentage points of grip in spirited driving simply isn’t a factor, and so the market has met these demands with a segment of tyres focussing on economics, rather than outright … Read more

Pirelli Scorpion ATR vs Bridgestone Dueler AT: Side-by-Side Comparison

Land Rover

For nearly two decades now, Australians have in larger numbers been buying SUVs, 4WDs, and light commercial vehicles. And of course, tyre manufacturers like Bridgestone and Pirelli have responded by bringing to market a range of suitable tyres. Pirelli’s Scorpion ATR and Bridgestone’s Dueler A/T tyres blend on-road and highway performance with useful off-road ability, … Read more

Bridgestone Potenza S001 vs Potenza RE050A Performance Tyres

Lexus

No tyre brand comes to mind ahead of Bridgestone at the mention of quality and reliability. The Japanese tyre brand has earned a high reputation in and out of Australia thanks to its best-in-class tyres. The brand’s Potenza RE050A and S001 tyres rank highly among the best performance tyres available in the market. Both tyres … Read more

The Best Tyres for a Mazda 3

Mazda 3

Tyres are one of the most important purchases a car owner will make during their ownership period, and many factors have to be considered. Price is probably the biggest one for most, especially in the case of the budget-conscious small hatchback/sedan vehicle class the Mazda 3 is a part of. However, other considerations like wet … Read more