Best Tubeless Car Tyres
Published On 20-Mar-2020 21:11:21
We have listed our pick of top five tubeless tyres for your car
"Go for tubeless tyres as they are less prone to punctures". This is a familiar statement we hear from anyone suggesting us to choose tubeless over tube type ones. However, there are many more reasons to switch to modern tubeless radials. As cars’ only contact to the surface are the tyres, hence they ought to be in the best of shape and quality to tackle Indian road undulations.
Some more benefits of tubeless tyres include enhanced stability and comfort, gradual air pressure loss (greater safety), better life than the conventional tube ones, attain superior fuel economy owing to their lightweight aspect, and many more. So if you are mulling to swap the current set of tyres with tubeless ones, given below are some of the best tubeless passenger car tyres you can choose from.
Yokohama Bluearth AE50
Price range: Rs 4,416 to Rs 14,867
The Yokohama Bluearth AE50 is offered in the sizes ranging from 14 to 18 inches. The Bluearth AE50 series is suitable for hatchbacks, premium hatchbacks, compact sedans, sedans, compact SUVs, SUVs and executive sedans. The slightly premium tyres have got excellent wet and dry grip besides being comfortable and relatively low on noise. It uses AERO dynamic technology to balance its design. The use of specialised compound helps in keeping rolling resistance to minimal thus saving fuel.
CEAT Milaze X3
Price range: Rs 1,967 to Rs 5,335
The CEAT Milaze X3 comes in five rim sizes ranging from 12 to 16 inches. It is compatible with entry-level hatchbacks, small electric cars, hatchbacks, compact sedans, sedans, MPVs, compact SUVs, SUVs, executive sedans and premium MPVs. The CEAT Milaze X3 is aimed at value for money seeking Indian consumers and claim a life of 1 lakh kilometre. It gets wide circumferential grooves for superior traction on wet as well as dry surfaces. It has a higher rubber content which helps in even wearing of tyres and hence delivers better fuel efficiency in the long run.
Michelin Energy XM2
Price range: Rs 3,225 to Rs 8,445
The Energy XM2 tyres from Michelin are available in 30 different size combinations and five rim sizes – 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16-inch. They are compatible with car types such as hatchbacks, premium hatchbacks, LCVs, compact sedans, sedans, premium sedans, hot hatches and MPVs. Michelin boasts shorter braking distance of up to 1.7m from its XM2 tyres compared to the competition. The symmetrical tyre is made up of unique tyre compound which offers excellent grip and comfort along with lending low rolling resistance. This helps in saving fuel in the long run.
Price range: Rs 2,164 to Rs 7,972
One of the most selling series from Bridgestone, the B290 is offered in five rim sizes – 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16-inch. It is compatible with entry-level hatchbacks, hatchbacks, compact sedans, sedans, premium hatchbacks, MPVs and premium saloons. The symmetric design and unique tread pattern helps in keeping noise levels to minimal. Whether wet or dry, the Bridgestone B290 offers excellent braking assistance. Just like other tyres, they too have low rolling resistance to extract better fuel efficiency and longer road life.
Price range: Rs 2,250 to Rs 4,500
The sturdy MRF tyre purely focussed towards passenger segment is offered in 12-14 inch rim sizes. Available with various width and aspect ratios, it can be fitted to nearly all the hatchbacks and compact sedans in the country. High rubber content in the tread part allows comfort and quietness, while the unique tread design allows better grip, longevity and balanced handling characteristics. Priced reasonably, MRF ZVTS due to its versatile and durable nature has been an OE tyre choice for many car manufacturers.