HANOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--What is the so called "Green Hell" on one side is the "White Hell" on the other side. Only the tough get ... to Ivalo. In Ivalo, Finnish Lapland, about 300km north of the Arctic Circle, is the hardness-testing ground of the tyre manufacturer Nokian. Nokian Tyres and ReifenDirekt.de, the leading online winter tyre specialist, raffle a trip for two to Ivalo in September; registering is easy online and participation in the competition is possible from 01 September to 30 September. Two lucky winners will travel with an accompanying person to Ivalo, Finland, to the test ground of Nokian Tyres and experience live how to run the hardest. Included in the program are a test drive and a Skido tour. The exclusive trip will take place in winter 2015/16. *
The more than 700-hectare test center, which is equally famous as dreaded with product development and testing teams, comprises 20 different test tracks. In Ivalo in winter - November to May - extreme driving maneuvers and situations are simulated by day and by night.
In such arctic conditions, temperature fluctuations within 24 hours by up to 40 degrees are not uncommon. The ride and handling on snow and ice as well as the acceleration and braking characteristics of the tyres are tested here. As a result of these comprehensive, tests in Lapland, Nokian Tyres is the world's leading expert for tyres in Nordic conditions. **
The next winter will come ... and who wants to drive on the safe side in the colder months should change the tyres of their vehicle to winter tyres at an early stage. ReifenDirekt.de is Europe's leading specialist for winter tyres. In the German and other European Delticom online shops, motorists will find in addition to a wide selection of winter tyres also other winter equipment, such as snow chains and car spare parts and - accessories.
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** Information for the manufacturer Nokian Tyres
Take part in the competition: http://www.reifendirekt.de/geburtstag.html
Buy your tyres online:
Tyre tests: www.tyre-test.com
Information about the company: www.delti.com