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Bridgestone Fitted as OE on New Toyota Prius

Bridgestone tyres have been named as the Original Equipment (OE) on the new Toyota Prius. Fitment of tyres on the new model will be split between the Ecopia and Turanza tyre models. As well as using their tyres, the newest generation hybrid is … Continue reading

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Kumho Wins Twice in 2016 iF Design Awards

This week Kumho was presented with two 2016 iF Design Awards – as part of the ‘transport device’ category – for their Kumho Ecsta HS81 and Kumho Solus HA31 tyre models. First launched in 1953, the iF Design Award is … Continue reading

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Tyre Issues Lead to 10% of MOT Fails

Recently the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) released new data relating to the cause of MOT failures last year. Over 28 million MOT tests took place in 2015 and 38% did not pass. Out of the failed tests, 30% … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Driving in High Winds

The following is a list of some useful advice to consider if you are planning to drive in periods of high winds. First things first, driving in high winds is unpredictable and can be dangerous, so before you leave your … Continue reading

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Road Safety: Check Your Tyres

Over time a tyre will deteriorate and the performance drop. Time makes fools of us all. It is important to make sure that you carry out regular checks of your tyres to ensure that your safety on the roads is not … Continue reading

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Michelin Tyres fitted to Ford Focus RS 2016

It has been announced this week that the new Ford Focus RS is set to come fitted with Michelin Pilot Super Sport or Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres – depending on customer choice. Speaking about the decision, David Put, Ford … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Blackcircles.com

Christmas Eve is upon us once again. This year has really sped past, it’s no surprise really, as it has been our busiest year to date! Especially as we became a part of the Michelin Group, a move which has helped … Continue reading

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Tougher Penalties for Mobile Phone Use Whilst Driving

Motorists using handheld mobile phones when driving could be set to receive greater penalties and larger fines according to new plans recently set out by the Department for Transport. As part of the planned crackdown of mobile phone use in … Continue reading

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Launch of Blackcircles.com Christmas Giveaway

We are celebrating the countdown to Christmas by giving away a fantastic prize every day. From the 10th to the 24th of December a new competition will be unveiled each day, with ever one expiring on the 31st December – giving you the opportunity … Continue reading

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Tips on Driving in Winter Weather

Certain parts of the country are beginning to feel the cold and are even being hit with surprise snow storms. Believe me, I know! Last night, on my commute home from work, traffic came to a standstill and I had … Continue reading

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