Which tyres for my Jaguar?

I am advised that my Jaguar X-Type 2004 3-litre AWD will shortly need new tyres.

Currently fitted are Pirellis 225/45zR/17/914 what do you recommend please?

Would Cross Climates be advisable or would budgets be ok? I am currently doing approx 6000 miles pa.

Asked on 24 July 2019 by Peter massey

Answered by Honest John
If you want the 4WD to be effective in winter, fit Michelin Cross Climates, Continental AllSeason Contacts of Goodyear Vector 4 Seasons, assuming you can get them in 225/45 R17. But all season tyres are not at their best in profiles below 50. Do not fit budget tyres. Check Tyres On The Drive (bit.ly/2ZlEVaR) and Blackcircles.com (bit.ly/2JM6bqG) for sizes and prices and read our Tyre Buying Guide (bit.ly/2wsFHBU)
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