Driving safely in rain

Drive safely

It’s important to feel safe behind the wheel, and we can help with tips and advice on how to adapt your driving to accommodate adverse weather conditions or tyre problems. How to drive in snow? How to avoid aquaplaning? How to respond to a run flat tyre puncture? Is ABS really reliable? We have all the information you need to help ensure a safe drive for you and your passengers...


3 errors to avoid when driving in winter

In winter, you sometimes have to deal with unexpected driving conditions: snow, ice, difficult traffic conditions… Know how to prepare yourself and your vehicle for any eventuality: learn how to prepare your car for the cold, how to drive on snow or ice, and also how to react if your vehicle loses grip!

Advanced driver assistance systems on snow

Advanced driver assistance systems on snow

Is your vehicle equipped with one or more advanced driver assistance systems: ABS, brake assist, traction control or stability control? When driving in snow, these sophisticated systems might not always respond in the way you expect. Don't get caught out - learn to anticipate the effects of advanced driver assistance systems!

Aquaplaning: how to drive on wet roads

Aquaplaning: how to avoit it?

Aquaplaning occurs when the grooves on your tyres cannot dissipate the amount of water on the road and one or more tyres...

Driving in emergency situations

Flat tyre, brake failure, loss of control: how to respond to a driving emergency

A flat tyre, brake failure or momentary loss of control can happen to anyone, so it’s a good idea to be prepared for any eventuality. In this guide we tell you how to react in a driving emergency to keep yourself and your passengers safe.

Driving with run-flat tyres following a puncture

Run-flat tyres: what to do if you get a puncture

Have you fitted your vehicle with run-flat tyres so that you can continue driving if you get a puncture? The practical and safety advantages of run-flat technology are undeniable, but do you fully understand the steps to take with run-flats in the event of a puncture? We tell you all you need to know...

Fitting a spare wheel: instructions

Changing a flat tyre at the side of the road is always tricky, especially since a puncture always happens just at the mo...

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