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Lucas Di Grassi Wins in Dramatic End to First Formula E Race

  This weekend the inaugural Formula E championship started. As the world’s first fully-electric powered motorsport the debut ePrix had gained a lot of interest from race fans in the weeks building up to the green light… and debut outing … Continue reading

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Formula E Beijing ePrix Preview

This weekend the highly anticipated Formula E, the first fully-electric powered motorsport, gets underway. Throughout the coming Championship we will see ten teams – a total of twenty drivers –race through 10 of the world’s most iconic cities, on circuits constructed within … Continue reading

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A Quick Look at How Tyres Are Made

The tyre making process can be long and complicated. Today a large part of the production is completed by machines; however the industry is still heavily dependent on skilled workers who are required to assemble the individual components of a … Continue reading

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Goodyear Dunlop Takes Top Spots in Auto Express Tyre Test

Last week was a good week for Goodyear Dunlop who had two of its highest performing tyre models take the top 2 spots in the Auto Express’ annual tyre test – with the Dunlop Sport BluResponse taking first place and … Continue reading

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This Week in the Weird and Wonderful of Motoring

Each Friday we like to take a look back at some of the more bizarre motoring stories that appeared in the newspapers and magazines. As we march one week closer to winter and entered the month of September we were … Continue reading

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Goodyear UltraGrip 9: Tyre of the week

This week we have selected the Goodyear UltraGrip 9 as the Blackcircles.com tyre of the week. The Ultragrip 9 is a winter tyre that provides your car with outstanding performance in even the most extreme winter conditions, thanks to excellent braking … Continue reading

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Upcoming Road Tax Changes: What You Need to Know

It is just under one month until the new tax disc rules are launched – which will see the end of the paper discs in car windscreens. From the 1st of October the Driving Vehicle and Licensing Agency (DVLA) is … Continue reading

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Blackcircles.com Named ‘Best Site’ by Auto Express

There was jubilation in the office this week as it was announced in the latest publication of Auto Express, issue no. 1,334, that  Blackcircles.com was named the Auto Express Online Tyre Retailer ‘Best Site’ 2014. After two years of being named … Continue reading

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Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27: Tyre of the Week

This week we have selected the Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27 as our tyre of the week. Launched at the start of 2014, this tyre is constructed with a “fuel-saving and environmentally friendly” compound, the Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27 is said to help … Continue reading

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In Stock: The Michelin Alpin 5

This week Blackcircles.com is set to add the latest winter tyre from Michelin into our catalogue – the Michelin Alpin 5. Tyre Features The new winter tyre features a number of new technological advances. According to the French Manufacturer, the “Michelin Alpin … Continue reading

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