Every tire tells a story, well this one needs no comment I think. This one has been driven all the way until complete delamination.
Never mind it has been deflated severely, and it has been completely ignored as the picture shows. Complete carcass failure is the result of zero care of this tire.
Tires are one of the most essential purchases you ever going to make for your car. Choose carefully, price and brand name usually provides an expected quality in most cases, in some instances this theory may not hold that well.
Tire care is essential if you don’t want to get stranded or towed.
Conventional radial tires are resilient to a point, except if they are under inflated. That will destroy the flexible frame of the tire, which depending on the material, perhaps made from nylon or steel or high performance applications Kevlar or any combination of the above.
Run flat tires are less prone to sudden tire failure due to stiffer sidewall construction, this is why more and more manufacturers choosing them on modern late model high end automobiles.
Never rely on visual inflation check on run flat tires, since they will not reveal if they are under inflated as usually clearly visible on conventional radial tires.
Tires should be regularly inspected and inflated cared for especially before and during the summer as heat generated by the tires friction with the hot road surface will highlight any flaws in the short term.
We recommend the best product in our experience for your fine automobile based on decades of experience and know how.
The above Yokohama Parada tire next to an entry level “budget” tire are the same in size, same width by the numbers, but as you can see they are not the same. Which tire give you more rubber for your money? Take a look at to the above photo and you decide.
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to ask.