- Aug 08, 2018 -
There is an announcement that a famous tyre brand was developing an “airless” or non-pneumatic tire for the passenger vehicle market. This sparked the interest of many drivers. Although this is still being developed, the future looks bright for this revolutionary tire.
BENEFITS OF AIRLESS TIRES FOR CARS
1. NO FLAT TIRES – EVER
You never have to worry about your tires leaking with airless tires, because new tires have no air to leak. For most drivers, this feature will sound nothing short of revolutionary. When you run over a sharp object in the road, you won’t have to worry about a flat tire because tires without air can’t go flat.
2.YOU WON’T NEED A SPARE TIRE
Since you needn't change or repair a flat, you don’t need to carry a spare any more. Just like cars using run-flat tires, this feature could free up trunk space. No spare also means less weight and less weight means better fuel economy
3. VEHICLE-HEAVY INDUSTRIES CAN SAVE MONEY
Airless tires also may offer other specific advantages for trucks in industrial application. In the farming, mining, and construction industries, tire failure can cause a loss of productivity and efficiency. Tires that never leak or puncture would be a welcome advancement.
4. CAR/TRUCK/BUS...MAINTENANCE INDUSTRY CAN GET SHOCK
Airless tires appear may cause some traditional industry's disappear, especially tyre changing equipments would no longer have market. This is like an earthquake to vehicle maintenance industry. So it would be our industry first get shock in the near future.