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Test Win for MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup 2

German car magazine Auto Bild Sportscars recently named the Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tyres as test winner in their semi-slick tyre test. Keen to discover whether a semi-slick tyre was a good option for everyday driving, the German testers … Continue reading

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Continental AllSeasonContact – All Season Tyres Coming Soon

Continental is gearing up to launch their new all season tyre – the Continental AllSeasonContact. The tyre is suitable for driving in winter conditions – having achieved the required three-peak-mountain with snowflake (‘3PMSF’) mark. Tyre Design Continental’s engineers have designed … Continue reading

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Tyre Test Win for Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3

In April the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 received accolades in a number of German car magazines. Three summer car tyre tests placed the Goodyear Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 in leading positions. Test Winner Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 Magazine: Auto … Continue reading

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Driving Test Changes to Come in 2017

From 4th December 2017, new changes will be added to the driving test. The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) recently announced that learner drivers in England, Scotland and Wales will be required to learn different aspects than the previous … Continue reading

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Dunlop Tyres Selected as OE on Audi & Mercedes Models

The Dunlop Sport Maxx RT and Sport Maxx RT2 tyres have this month been selected as the original equipment on a number of Audi and Mercedes models. The Dunlop Sport Maxx RT has been selected as the original fitment option, … Continue reading

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New & Increased Speeding Fines

Revised speeding fines will be effective in the UK from 24th April 2017. From Monday, more serious speeding offenders could be fine up to 50% more than before. As well as this, the maximum fine has went from 100% of … Continue reading

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Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance Reaches 2,000 Reviews

The Goodyear EfficientGrip Performance recently received its 2000th customer review on Blackcircles.com. To celebrate this milestone the 2,00th reviewer, Anthony Lomax, received his tyres for free – courtesy of Blackcircles.com and Goodyear! Reviews are very important to us at Blackcircles.com, as we aim … Continue reading

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Further Tax for Diesel Cars in UK Cities?

The UK government this week is considering issuing taxes on diesel vehicles in cities. The proposed ‘toxins tax’ would effect diesel drivers in over 30 cities and large towns across England and if successful will spread to more towns and cities … Continue reading

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Spring Driving Preparation

Although there was a dusting of snow in some areas of the UK, we are in Spring. So, now would be an ideal time to give your car a Spring clean and ensure that everything is as it should be after … Continue reading

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Michelin CrossClimate out for SUV and 4×4

The Michelin CrossClimate is widely accepted as a great tyre – if the reviews on our site are anything to go by at least. The multiple award winning tyre is now available in a much wider range of SUV and … Continue reading

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