HiQ: Young drivers part worn tyre buying habits risk road safety

16th February 2016 | 0 Comments
 
HiQ: Young drivers part worn tyre buying habits risk road safety
Source: HiQ; Advantage Research

A recent independent study commissioned by HiQ suggests UK roads face a growing danger young drivers happy to purchase part worn tyres.

The study, by Advantage Research and Innovation, surveyed more than 4000 UK car drivers who had purchased tyres in the past 12 months to October 2015, aged from 17 to 84. The research showed an increased acceptance of used or part worn tyres as a safe and cost-effective option among respondents aged between 17 and 34, in contrast to the older age groups, where the vast majority would not consider driving on used or part worn tyres.

The rest of this article is for subscribers only:
Log inSubscribe

Tags: , , , , , ,

Category: UK News

Buy subscriptions, premium industry reports, and business directory entries in our shop. | Dismiss

[ + ]