The choice in tyres can be quite overwhelming so we’ve tried to simplify this to make your life easier! Most premium branded tyres are used when replacing like for like tyres on a brand new or high performance vehicle which command premium prices! However should you be looking for better value, the following brands are good options.
High quality performance tyres made by Brisa Bridgestone
Premium, best-in-range Ultra High Performance tyres
European brand Vredestein, acquired by Apollo Tyres in 2009, is the latter’s premium marque in Europe. It boasts illustrious heritage, with several key milestones underpinned by cutting-edge design and high-technology for its tyres.
Apollo Vredestein’s premium product portfolio includes passenger car, bicycle and even agricultural application tyres, all developed through continual R&D and many in cooperation with design house Giugiaro, attracting design-conscious, forward-thinking vehicle manufacturers and end-users alike. With a history spanning over 100 years, Vredestein boasts four R&D centres across the world and six factories globally, including its newest manufacturing plant in Hungary.
Vredestein original equipment on the following vehicles:
Apollo Vredestein supplies Wintrac Extreme S tyres as OE fitment to Mercedes GLE models.
Apollo Vredestein starts supplying Sportrac 5 (summer tyres) and Quatrac 5 (all-season tyres) as OE fitment for the Audi A1.
Vredestein Quatrac 5 chosen as standard fitment for the latest Ford Fiesta in Europe.
Vredestein Quatrac 5 and Ultrac Satin are chosen as OE fitting on the new Volkswagen SUV Touareg in Europe.
Vredestein’s first classic tyre for the modern classic segment, the Sprint +, specially designed for the legendary Audi Ur-Quattro, is launched. Vredestein classic tyres have a retro look but are manufactured according to the latest production methods and strictest quality requirements.
Vredestein Sportrac 5 is OE fitment on the Ford EcoSport.
Vredestein Snowtrac 5 (winter tyre), Sportrac 5 (summer tyre) or Quatrac 5 (all-season tyre) are chosen as OE fitment for the Volkswagen Polo
Vredestein Sportrac 5 and the Quatrac 5 are fitted to the SEAT Ibiza.