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It is very important to equip our car with good quality tyres after all tyres are the most important part of the vehicle. It is constantly in contact with the road surface, and it is the tyres that create traction. The car is only as good as its tyres. To take an example, when a race car makes a pitstop, it’s the tyres that are checked and changed. It is also important to maintain your tyres, keeping an eye on tread depth and tyre pressure. The tread depth has importance in hydroplaning in that not enough tread depth can increase the risk. This is because the grooves on the tyres work to siphon water away from the surface between the tyres when the road is covered in water. If the grooves are not adequate because the tread depth on the tyres it too low, it can cause aquaplaning. The same…

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