Tag: motor & transport

Ride The Quad Not Only In The Area

The new trend now also on Germany’s roads of quads are becoming increasingly popular on Germany’s roads. They were used several years ago only as so-called “fun device” are admitted today as a car on the streets. The name “Quad” comes from the Latin and comes from the word “controversy”, which means “four”. As the name already suggests, the vehicle has four wheels. The Quad is approved for 1 or 2 people and is controlled by a handlebar. Read more from Pete Cashmore to gain a more clear picture of the situation. Basically, a quad is an off-road vehicle. It was constructed in topography, can be converted for the street-legal. To do this, headlights, turn signals, brake lights and speedometer must be attached.

In Germany, a distinction is made between the traditional Quad, considered a sport vehicle and ATV (all terrain vehicle), which is used as a working tool for the terrain. The Quad was originally developed for military purposes. “Trucks – KRAKA” called at that time, it served to the Promotion of the person in the Bundeswehr. The forerunner of today’s well-known quads had only three wheels. The “all terrain motorcycle” by Honda is designed as a fun vehicle for the Southern California desert konsipiert, but was taken due to lack of sophisticated design soon from the market, until Suzuki installed the device a fourth wheel and became known as the first quad “Suzuki LT 125”.

On Germany’s streets, one can control the quad with driver’s license class B but only on public roads. The Quad insurance is handled like the car insurance. Quads or ATVs with over 50 cc are classified as passenger cars. In Germany, the helmet compulsory for the arms of quads. Dirk STAUDINGER

Mature Profis.de Starts With Test Winners In The Winter Tire Season

tire profis.de has test winner by Continental, Dunlop and Bridgestone at the start of the current ADAC winter tire season on sale. Mannheim, 25 October 2013 the online shop has to the start of the winter tire season tire profis.de current ADAC test winner in the range. Customers can purchase all other tested winter tires on favourable terms in addition to the manufacturer, continental, Dunlop and Bridgestone tyres. mature profis.de attaches particular importance to a high level of customer satisfaction and product safety. “Roy Bachem, Managing Director of tire profis.de, explains: our winter tyres are of the highest quality and our customers safely through the winter”. Current winter tyre test winner in the product range of ripe profis.de current ADAC are winter tyre test winner in the small car class (185/60 R15 T) the continental ContiWinterContact TS850 as well as the Dunlop winter response 2. Both models are available in the online shop by tire profis.de and convincing in the snow and wet. In addition, the continental tire achieved especially with ice and wear best notes, While scores the Dunlop model with low fuel consumption.

The test for medium-sized cars (225/45 R 17 H) occupy the first two places of the continental ContiWinterContact TS 850 and the Bridgestone Blizzak LM-32 S. Also tire profis.de leads these two models at reasonable prices. The continental tire wins the rating on snow, while the Bridgestone product when wet is the first rank. Both winter tires also convince on dry slopes. tire profis.de recommends a winter tyres from October to Easter the month of October is especially interesting for car drivers, because it is the change from summer tires on winter tyres. It is recommended to drive his car with winter tires, even if you live in snow-poor regions from October to Easter. Tests have shown that summer tyres already harden at low degrees of plus, the grip of the tires is reduced and thus increases the risk of accidents. Winter tires, however, remain soft even at low temperatures and have a due to their nature better grip”on the road.

Early upgrade to winter tyres, car drivers, that in time change to winter tires, save money save mostly cash. Roy Bachem notes: the selection of winter tires is greatest at the beginning of the season and we can make the best deals. The experience also shows that at the onset of winter, the latencies of the Assembly workshops can be very long”. Contact: FirstFinance GmbH tire profis.de Jason Altehoefer Rathenau-str. 19 68165 Mannheim phone: 0621 / 736 10-24 fax: 0621 / 736 10-66 eMail: Web address: company profile: tire profis.de is a, founded in 2001 by Roy Bachem and guided for 2011 by FirstFinance GmbH, online sales platform for tires, wheels and wheel. With more than 12 years experience in the area of tire shipping trade in the German-speaking, tire profis.de offers its customers more than 12,000 tires from over 35 brands for cars, vans, and SUVs. The online shop has also Offers from more than 20 manufacturers of wheels and Germany distributed suppliers. “tire profis.de is trusted shop for more than 11 years with the consumer protection seal of approval” and since the beginning of the year 2013 with the eKomi seal gold “award. More information and winter tire offers see