Nokian?s unique slush planing tests

Slush means danger and is a frequent situation. Slush planing is imminent because the tyre (In Finnish: rengas) loses contact with the road and you cannot steer the car anymore. On slush the risk of fatal accidents is 4.9 times higher than on dry roads, a study of Tampere University of Technology proves.   You …

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Dangers of Aquaplaning and slush planing

When driving on a dry road in the summertime, drivers hardly have to think about their tyres. When a thunderstorm breaks or a persistent summer rain fills the grooves in the road or a slush-weather occurs in between harder winter conditions, it is quite a different ballgame. The danger of aquaplaning and slush planning can …

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Right tyres for dangerous slush planing

From all the hard conditions the car driver can get, slush planing is probably one of the most dangerous driving situations. More than 95 percent of drivers would like to get tyres that provide safer driving experience on slush – for the ice, the percentage was 81, just to compare. Slush planing is held dangerous …

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Slush planing, tyres and Central European winters

Nokian Tyres is known for its reliable and safe winter tyres (in Swedish: vinterdäck) for the Northern climate, but they do know more mild Central European winters well as well. In Central Europe, the speeds are higher and temperature warmer than in North, but during the winter time, the weather may change rapidly. High safety …

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Planing a picnie, never miss this Environment protective cup

Planing a picnie with your family or friends is a fun thing in the spring and summer. It is a thoughtful and relaxing way to spend quality time together. A good picnic plan will make your picnic out a great time, for example chooseing the right Environment protective cup. Planning a picnic is easy once …

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