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01 August 2020
AUTOAPP ACUMEN: Taking care of the tyre-ing stuff

Beginning with the basics, AutoApp has got you covered.

It’s been more than a century since the humble rubber tyre appeared on automobiles. Before that, metal or wooden wheels clattered along unpaved roads, much to the chagrin of drivers and pedestrians.

Since their debut, rubber tyres are a feature that we take more and more for granted. In the modern day, there’s a continuous quest in improving those bouncy black rings we have around our wheels, in the aspects of grip, comfort, or fuel efficiency.

Tyres are quite a lot more important than you’d think, too. Being the only contact between your car and the road, they play an essential role in keeping you safe.

Fun fact – on an average tyre, the contact patch is smaller than a sheet of A5-sized paper. This means that all the contact your car has with the road fits within an A3-sized sheet of paper!

As with all wear & tear items though, tyres will need to be replaced throughout the life of the vehicle. For many consumers, that’s not a small investment, and knowing the ins and outs of buying tyres can be overwhelming.

At AutoApp, however, we’re making tyre changes a breeze by bringing today’s door-to-door convenience you’re so used to. Gone are the days of waiting around a stuffy shop while new tyres are fitted – get work done, go to the gym, or indulge in some retail therapy instead!

AutoApp x Pirelli

For nearly 150 years, the Pirelli brand has stood for prestige and innovation, challenging the boundaries of technology, style and sustainability. Leading car manufacturers all over the world, such as Porsche, Lamborghini, and Jaguar, have all picked Pirelli tyres as original equipment on their premium vehicles.

In the motorsports arena too, Pirelli is actively involved in about 230 motor racing championships at various levels of competition. Being an exclusive tyre supplier to prestigious motorsports events such as the Blancpain GT Series, all the way to Formula One, the pinnacle of motorsports, provides Pirelli with valuable technical information that can then be applied to road-going tyres.

Keen to experience Pirelli’s technology and innovation for yourself? As an AutoApp customer, we’ve made it even easier for you to have a set of Pirelli tyres fitted. Simply purchase four genuine Pirelli tyres in a 17-inch or larger size through the AutoApp app, and you’ll get to enjoy our concierge service (worth SGD 68) absolutely free!

Need your tyres replaced? Sit back, relax, and let our friendly Service Ambassadors take care of them for you. Download the app today!

To learn more about AutoApp and the services we offer, head on over to https://autoapp.sg/about/.