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Delticom: Winter tyres: Myth and reality

Delticom AG, Hanover – 14.10.2014: Nothing lasts as well, or as stubbornly as a prejudice. This also applies to getting the right winter tyres for your car. “Too noisy”, “too slow”, “increase fuel consumption”. Winter tyre moaners can be really creative in finding excuses why they shouldn’t move over to “winter specialists”. But what is actually the truth behind the most common winter tyre prejudices? Here’s a check list of 5 typical statements.

“Only use them in ice and snow”

Are winter tyres only of benefit on snowy or icy roads? Anyone who believes that is way off the mark. Due to their special rubber blend, cold weather tyres or winter tyres perform better than summer tyres in terms of grip even at temperatures of seven degrees Celsius and less. More grip means more safety and it also reduces braking distance.

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Delticom: Compare Prices online at Toroleo Specialist Price Comparison Site
  • Toroleo offers a quick and easy way of finding out the best deals on tyres and wheel rims

Delticom AG, Hanover – 22.08.2014. Most consumers shop online because they are seeking to save money and time. As many as seven in ten Internet shoppers state that they “always” or at least “mostly” compare prices before making a purchase. Only three percent fail to research the best offer available before they buy.* Europe’s leading Internet tyre retailer, Delticom, has reacted to this continuing trend by acquiring the price comparison websites toroleo.de and toroleo.at. Toroleo offers a specialist price comparison service for tyres and wheel rims.

The website is aimed at all car owners from the enthusiast to the general driver. Highly accurate search filters provide a simple and convenient means of making price comparisons of all the premium top brands, good-value secondary and tertiary brands and quality tyres in the medium and lower price segment. In comparison to other price comparison websites Toroleo is optimized to the tyre buyers needs with extensive filter possibilities. In addition to this, the desired product can be directly ordered from one of the linked stores with just a few clicks of the mouse.

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Delticom publishes Semi-Annual Report 2014

Hanover, 14 August 2014 – Delticom (German Securities Code (WKN) 514680, ISIN DE0005146807, stock market symbol DEX), Europe's leading online tyre dealer, has published its full report for the first six months of 2014. In the reporting period, the company recognized revenues of € 226.1 million, an increase of 6.5 % (H1 13: € 212.2 million). EBITDA came in at € 6.2 million. This equates to an EBITDA margin of 2.7 % (H1 13: 4.8 %).

Business in the first six months

Warm temperatures in March prompted many motorists to make an early switch to summer tyres. As a result, the summer tyre business cooled off in the second quarter. First assessments from trade associations for the past quarter showed summer tyre sales in Germany down by nearly 7 % year on year.

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