Everyone is talking about the great tyre prices at "7 Day Tyres". The article below from Choice Magazine will help you decide
on price and performance
Tyres and tyre prices were recently tested by Choice Magazine
http://www.choice.com.au. Test results for 15 car
tyres priced from $72 to $207. Tyre prices are recommended retail May/June 2007.
Tyre prices can vary widely, so shop around for the models you're interested in
— you may be able to find them well below the RRP. See our
New Car Tyre
Most of them are V-rated for speed but included were some H-rated ones as well.
This size is currently used on a number of popular small cars such as the Ford
Focus, Holden Astra, Honda Civic, Mazda3 (their test car) and VW Golf.
Tyres were checked for:
1. Braking performance in dry and wet conditions.
2. Cornering performance in dry and wet conditions.
Only one model performed just as well in the wet as it did in the dry, The
Continental, Priced at $175.
Just 5 km/h can make a difference between holding a corner and going out of
YOKOHAMA C.drive $154
BF GOODRICH Sport T/A $157
GOODYEAR Ducaro GA $140
KUMHO Solus KH15 (two versions) $186
MICHELIN Energy MXV8
PIRELLI P6000 Powergy $200
CONTINENTAL ContiEcoContact 3 $175
FIRESTONE Firehawk TZ100 $135
BRIDGESTONE Turanza ER592 $168
WARRIOR R28V $72
DUNLOP SP Sport 300E $174
KUMHO Solus KH15 $169
SAVA Intensa $121
TOYO Transas Teo Eco $145
MAXXIS Radial UA-603 $105
The according to Choice, the best buy was the FireStone Firehawk, priced at $135
JAXQuickfit Special Offers on 4 x 4 Tyres Prices
Price includes fitting, balance, tyre valve, scrap tyre disposal & GST. Offers
valid from 1/11/2009 tp 30/11/2009. Offers are subject to availability and may
change without prior notice. Check availability and suitability for your vehicle
at your local JAXQuickfit store for all
Websites to Check for Current Tyre Prices:
For motorcycle tires we recommend you visit
Bob Jane's Tyre Price Guarantee:
(We found this on the Bob Jane Website)
1.You must have bought a tyre advertised in the current
Bob Jane T-Marts catalogue from one of our T-Mart locations. The offer does not
apply to trade or fleet customers; or to wheels, tyre and wheel packages,
batteries, or other goods/services apart from tyres.
2.Within 30 days of buying the tyre/s, you must return to the same store with
your proof of purchase (store invoice) and a copy of any current advertisement,
which we can verify as selling the identical tyres for a lesser price.
3.The advertisement provided must be current and for the identical tyre (brand,
pattern, size, load & speed rated) and be valid within the same State or
4.Any discounts, rebates, promotions, bonuses, cash back discounts, trade
discounts, stock clearance reductions, GST and any other allowances are to be
taken into account in ensuring that the price comparison is ‘like for like’.
Tyre prices must include fitting, balancing and valves.
5.The Lowest Tyre Price Guarantee is only available once in relation to a
specific purchase but where applicable, we shall refund you the difference
between the two prices, plus a further 10% of the difference.