Pirelli Tyres are world renowned for producing tyres to the highest level of performance, safety, quietness and adherence to the road. Established in 1872, they have matured to become a true giant within the automotive tyre industry. This multi billion dollar company now has a presence in over 160 countries and employs over 30,000 people world-wide.
Pirelli focuses on the development and production of tyres with large rim sizes, advanced technology and exceptional technical components. This ‘high performance’ market equates to approximately 70% of their revenue.
This focus on high performance and prestige tyres has allowed them to forge partnerships with some of the most prestigious car, motorcycle and bicycle manufacturers on the market today. In fact, they now produce tyres that are tailor made to specific models of high performance vehicles and therefore offer optimum performance.
Pirelli Tyres also has a passion for partnering with, and supporting sporting events. They are currently the sole tyre supplier to the Formula 1© World Championship and World Rally Championship, and participate in over 350 events annually.
In addition to their prestige tyres, Pirelli has a passenger tyre for every season:
Summer Pirelli Tyres
Pirelli Tyres for the summer do not disappoint. They are engineered to maintain high levels of reliability even at the higher temperatures they see in the summer months.
They offer a short braking distance, better grip on the road and lower rolling resistance. The product lineup contains the perfect match for just about any type of car, from city cars to SUVs, sports cars to saloons. You won’t find a better tyre for summer conditions on the market today.
Are you driving an SUV? You will want to look at the Scorpion™Verde or for a van; the Carrier™ is the best choice. They even offer eco-friendly options such as the Cinturato P1™, Verde, Cinturato P7™, Blue, Cinturato P7™ and Powergy™, to name a few.
All-Season Pirelli Tyres
If you aren’t into changing your tyres out of season, a good all-season tyre is a perfect choice. These tyres have been engineered to withstand the summer heat while maintaining integrity when the temperatures drop.
The All-Season Pirelli Tyres combine the features of winter tyres with summer tyres to find the best possible middle ground. Here you will find tyres in the Cinturato™, Scorpion™ and Carrier™ product lines. Each is made for a specific type of vehicle, with Cinturato™ built for cars, while the Carrier™ is made specifically for vans. The Pirelli Scorpion All Terrain Plus are a particularly popular model of all terrain tyres.
These high-end tyres also offer Seal Inside™ technology that allows the tyre to self-repair when it is punctured.
Winter Pirelli Tyres
The Winter range from Pirelli Tyres are designed to handle low temperatures and provide optimal grip in the wet, ice and snow.
Select from 6 different product lines that each have different advantages. For instance, the Cinturato™ Winter model is designed to protect the environment by reducing CO2 emissions, while the Scorpion™ Winter and Scorpion™ Ice & Snow tyres are specifically manufactured for SUVs and Crossovers.
Purnell Tyres offer the full range of Pirelli Tyres to buy from their store in Waterford, or securely online. View the current range or contact us today to speak with our team of experts and learn what Pirelli model is ideal for your individual requirements.