Safety & driving tips

Tyre safety and driving tips – be safe all year round

Our car tyres need to provide a maximum amount of safety and reliability - not only in winter when we face challenging weather conditions. Yet, snow and icy roads may concern drivers the most. That is why Barum has assembled useful information on winter tyres. Furthermore, tyre safety is of importance. Luckily, you don’t always need an expert to make sure your tires are in a good condition. With our tips and tricks, it can easily be checked on by yourself.

Mandatory winter tyres: From when do you need winter tyres?

Winter tyres are mandatory in Germany. This is subject to certain conditions. Our guide will explain what these are.

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Tightening wheel nuts: Why is it so important?

It is not the tyres that are tightened, it is the wheel nuts. Our expert will tell you how to do it.

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Tyre direction: how to identify it

Some tyres have a predetermined direction. We explain how to recognise them and what their advantages are.

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