Tyre Spot At The Castrol Dream Team Tournament

As part of our commitment to the Castrol brand after becoming part of the exclusive Castrol Service Network, three of our key staff were recently invited to the prestigious St. George’s Park to take part in an outstanding seven-a-side football tournament. The winner of the tournament was to be crowned the inaugural Castrol Dream Team […]

Gosforth branch scoops prestigious award

Last month, a delegation from Pirelli Tyres descended on Tyre Spot’s Sandy Lane branch to present the staff with their 4×4 Key Dealer of the Year Award. As Pirelli Key Dealer Club members, Tyre Spot were able to put forward one of their branches to be considered for the honour and Gosforth was chosen. What […]

Budget or Premium Tyres – What To Buy For My Car?

Budget vs Premium Tyres: Why a few more pence makes a lot more sense For many car owners, buying new car tyres  is a straightforward decision, starting with one simple question: “How much?!”. The cost of new tyres is usually a top priority, but there are other important benefits of premium tyres which is where […]

Win a 55” 4K TV, courtesy of Tyre Spot and Kumho Tyre!

Make 2022 your year for entertainment with Tyre Spot and Kumho Tyre – With incredible sports events like the Winter Olympics, Six Nations and Formula 1 on offer, why not watch in style on a 55” 4K TV? If it’s drama you’re after, you can watch all of the latest TV shows on this high-quality […]

Driving safely through storms

With Storm Malik and Corrie hitting the North East recently, we’ve put together a short guide on travelling safely through storms and high winds. Take note of travel warnings Some storms are so dangerous that you may be advised to avoid travelling if possible, or to stay indoors. Always take note of this advice and […]

I’ve lost my Locking Wheel Nut Key – what do I do?

So, you’ve lost your Locking Wheel Nut Key – it’s a very common problem and one we see a lot at Tyre Spot. Locking Wheel Nut Keys are very easy to lose as they are quite small and easily misplaced. First thing’s first – do not try and remove your wheels with other tools, or […]

What’s the difference between a Service and an MOT?

Despite what many believe, there are many differences between a Service and an MOT! If you didn’t know that, you’re not the only one. They sound like they’re potentially very similar, as they’re both part of your car’s maintenance, but there are many fundamental differences. If you’ve ever wondered why you’ve been offered a Service […]