Half of car-related penalty points due to defective tyres

Half of car-related penalty points due to defective tyres
 

This claim has been made by tyre fitting company Kwik Fit, which collected data from police forces across the country relating to the issuing of penalty points for vehicle defects over the past three years. The information showed that a half (50%) of the defective vehicle offences for which drivers received penalty points in 2015 were due to issues with their tyres - compared to 40% in 2013.
The majority of tyre offences were for having insufficient tread, with 65% of cases categorised as being below the legal minimum of 1.6mm. Another 2% were below 1mm, while 26% had tyres with the ply or... read more

 
12 October 2016 in Auto, Views: 37
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