How a 20p coin could save your life (video)
Make sure your tyres have good tread
The legal limit for tread depth in the UK is 1.6mm in a continuous band around the central 75 percent of the tread width and around the whole tyre. Driving with tyres under the legal limit risk a fine of up to £2,500 and three penalty points for each illegal tyre.
Watch Quentin Wilson show you how to check your tyres with a 20p coin and just how dangerous driving on worn tyres can be.