A recent survey carried out by the motor ombudsmen showed that 72 per cent of respondents didn’t know that winter tyres are most effective in temperatures below 7°C
Drivers are reasonably educated about benefits of winter tyres but are unclear when it comes to foreign law. An alarming 87 per cent of car owners in the UK are unaware which EU countries make winter tyres mandatory. The survey of over 1,400 drivers in the UK revealed that around one in