Why do we need Nitrogen Tyre Inflation?

Tyre pressures are critical as the footprint of a tyre is the only contact a vehicle has with the road. The only control you have is dependent on that footprint operating the way it was designed to which means, at the correct pressure. Most people are well aware of the fact you are supposed to […]

86% of all Cars Involved in UK Road Accidents have Incorrect Tyre Pressures. – February 11th, 2015

Tyre pressures are critical as the footprint of a tyre is the only contact a vehicle has with the road. The only control you have is dependent on that foot print operating the way it was designed to which means, at the correct pressure. Most people are well aware of the fact you are supposed […]

Tyre efficiency from Tyre Bay Direct – July 29th, 2011

At Tyre Bay Direct we recommend inflating all tyres with Uniflate Nitrogen for improved fuel efficiency, reduced rolling resistance and increased pressure retention – keeping you safe and saving you money. Uniflate Nitrogen has been used by every Formula 1 Grand Prix team since 1992, and was created right here at Tyre Bay Direct!  As […]

Why Uniflate? – July 17th, 2011

Police forces across the country conducted a survey; they discovered that 86% of vehicles involved in road traffic accidents had incorrect tyre pressures. There are three main reasons why maintaining the right tyre pressure is important. The first is safety. Tyres that are under inflated can overheat and cause difficulty in road handling. The second […]

Pirelli pumps up with Uniflate nitrogen – May 13th, 2011

Continuing a tradition of almost 20 years, Pirelli have chosen to extend the existing contract with Uniflate nitrogen tyre inflation across all Formula 1, GP1 and GP2 races for the next three seasons. The move comes as no surprise to those in the know – in a race where every fraction of a second counts, […]