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  • WHY FIT AN OFF-ROAD TYRE?

    Your choice of rubber will act either as a strength for your 4x4, or potentially as a weakness... Read more

  • Tyre Maintenance

    Tyre Maintenance Tips ... Read more

  • FUNDAMENTALLY SPEAKING

    5 fundamentals every 4x4 owner should know...... Read more

  • GOING SOLO

    The idea starts as an itch. You have two options: ignore it and it’ll probably go away, or start scratching and bring it to the surface. Hennie de Klerk chose to scratch.... Read more

  • FLY BY NIGHT TYRE DEALERS

    Purchasing Cooper tyres from an unapproved dealer will void the tyre's warranty... Read more

  • BOILED EGGS... and 4X4s

    Three common 4x4 types and how they relate to boiled eggs... Read more

  • DEAD TO RIGHTS

    Are tyre dealers honouring consumer’s rights? ... Read more

  • WEIGHT WATCHERS

    TYRE SIDEWALLS AND THE 3-PLY MYTH... Read more

  • SPOOKSPRUIT 4X4

    Spookspruit 4x4 trail guide and information - Cooper Tyres... Read more

  • BOEGOEBERG 4X4

    Boegoeberg 4x4 Trail Guide & Info... Read more

  • TYRE SHOOTOUT!

    So, the big question: why does Cooper not take part in media tyre tests?... Read more

  • CARCASS CONSTRUCTION

    LT versus Passenger tyres... Read more

  • WORSE FOR WEAR

    Diagnosing your tyre faults...... Read more

  • DE WILDT 4X4 TRAIL

    ituated close to Joeys and Pretoria, this is an easy destination for a day’s off-road fun. De Wildt is a mountainous game farm you can explore in your 4x4....... Read more

  • TIERKLOOF 4X4

    A perfect day-trip away from Cape Town, Tierkloof’s circular route offers wide-eyed views over the Rawsonville area and a steep, challenging trail...... Read more

  • Cooper Tires Dust Series

    Coopertires South Africa is proud to announce the lead sponsorship of the Cooper Tires Dust Series.... Read more

  • PIESANGSKLOOF 4x4

    Situated in the North West province, at the foothills of the Magaliesberg ...... Read more

  • LOCK & LOAD

    WHY YOUR STANDARD TYRES NEED UPGRADING... Read more

  • WELGELEGEN 4X4

    Cape Town’s nearest 4x4 trail is on the Welgelegen Wine farm... Read more

  • WHAT TYPE OF 4X4 OWNER ARE YOU?

    6 CATEGORIES THAT DEFINE 4X4 OWNERS AND THEIR VEHICLE...... Read more

  • KUNGWINI 4X4

    A 4x4 training academy, obstacle course, and mountainous eco trail... Read more

  • TYRE VALUE

    HOW TO SAVE MONEY ON YOUR NEXT SET OF TYRES... Read more

  • MOOLMANSHOEK PRIVATE GAME RESERVE

    MOOLMANSHOEK 4x4 TRAIL... Read more

  • THE HIDDEN COSTS OF UP-SIZING YOUR TYRES

    A couple of months back, I spoke about tyre balancing and the fact that bigger, heavier tyres are often harder (and more expensive) to balance than OE fitted units. This raises an interesting subject − namely, the costs of up-sizing your tyres.... Read more

  • DIAGNOSING YOUR TYRE FAULTS

    6 common tyre problems and how to prevent them...... Read more

  • WALKER BAY FISHING TRAIL

    Whether you’re a solo angler, or taking your family on a day trip, the Walker Bay trail offers spectacular scenery that’s surprisingly remote and accessible only to 4WDs...... Read more

  • BLOWOUT – Tyre failure facts and fiction

    BLOWOUT – Tyre failure facts and fiction... Read more

  • WABOOMRUST 4X4 TRAIL

    WABOOMRUST 4X4 TRAIL INFO... Read more

  • MATROOSBERG 4X4

    One of the Western Cape’s most popular 4x4 trails...... Read more

  • CLEAR THE AIR

    The subject of tyre deflation is surprisingly contentious; folks seldom agree on figures, and in some cases I’ve even heard 4x4 training academies arguing that you shouldn’t do it! But here are the top 4 reasons why you should.... Read more

  • TYRE TROUBLES – BALANCING

    Why your 4x4 tyres are NOT balancing... ... Read more

  • THE REAL McCOY

    WHY YOUR ALL-TERRAIN IS PROBABLY NOT AN OFF-ROAD TYRE... Read more

  • MOEGATLE 4X4

    A dusty 4x4 trail known for its challenging obstacles, countless cross-axles, and a rock face called Koos se Klim. Pitched at a terrifying 43º angle...... Read more

  • ROAD TO RECOVERY

    When you’re out using your 4x4 for what it’s intended, there may come a time when you find yourself stuck. These are the top dos and don'ts of recovery.... Read more

  • ESSENTIAL 4x4 DRIVING TIPS

    There are many tricks that can be employed when driving off-road, but the single most...... Read more

  • CARACAL 4x4 ECO TRAIL

    One of South Africa’s top overnight eco trails and a true 4x4 adventure.... Read more

  • TYRELIFE

    PROTECTION FOR YOUR TYRES... Read more

  • AT SE GAT 4X4

    The trail is guaranteed to impress you with its picturesque scenery and action-packed 4x4 experience.... Read more

  • JACK OF ALL TRADES

    High-Lift Jack vs. Air Jack and which should you buy?... Read more

  • KILLARNEY 4X4

    There aren't many 4x4 trails in South Africa that offer so much rock and water in...... Read more

  • COOPER OFF ROAD BACK TO BASICS

    AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO OFF-ROAD GEAR... Read more

  • HONINGKLIP 4X4

    Roughly 100 km from Cape Town’s city centre, and one of the Mother City’s closest (bona fide) 4x4 trail... Read more

  • Cooper wins 2 Design Awards

    Two Global Good Design Awards for Cooper... Read more

  • SIZE FOR SIZE

    WHEN IS BIGGER NOT BETTER?... Read more

  • #Tyreporn Photo Competition

    WIN a full Old Man Emu suspension upgrade worth R25 000!... Read more

  • WOLWEKLOOF 4X4 TRAIL

    LOCAL YOKEL... Read more

  • LEKGALAMEETSE 4X4 ROUTE

    RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE ... Read more

  • TREAD CAREFULLY

    M/Ts VERSUS A/Ts AND WHICH SHOULD YOU BUY?... Read more

  • TO PROTECT AND SERVE

    COOPER’S TYRELIFE PROGRAMME... Read more

  • THICK & THIN

    WHAT TYRE DEALERS AREN’T TELLING YOU ABOUT ALL-TERRAINS... Read more

  • 2014 Cooper Tires Formula 3 Championship

    2014 Formula 3 Cooper Tires Championship... Read more

  • THE PRESSURE IS ON

    Coopertires South Africa stated that a major reason for tyre failure or low mileage achieved on a tyre is poor tyre maintenance. Just a small amount of attention could lengthen the life of the tyre, provide a more comfortable ride and reduce fuel usage thereby helping not only your pocket but also the environment.... Read more

  • NEW MULTI TERRAIN TYRE AVAILABLE

    Cooper Tyres South Africa announces the introduction of a multi terrain tyre for the Southern African market.... Read more

  • COOPER TIRE COMPANY HISTORY

    The Cooper name has a proud heritage that goes back nearly a century to 1914, when brothers-in-law John F Schaefer and Claude E Hart purchased M and M Manufacturing Company in Akron, producing tyre patches, tyre cement and tyre repair kits. A year later, Schaefer and Hart purchased The Giant Tire & Rubber Company of Akron, a tyre rebuilding business, and two years later moved the business to Findlay, Ohio.... Read more

  • COOPER LEGENDS SHARE STAGE

    At a function held at the Cradle of Humankind, Cooper Tyres South Africa launched a range of SUV and passenger products to compliment the already well known 4x4 tyres in Southern Africa.... Read more

  • A GLOBAL PLAYER TAMES AFRICA

    Cooper Tire and Rubber Company, the world’s 9th largest tyre manufacturer with a turnover of 3.4 billion dollars (2011) is a trusted manufacturer in the automotive aftermarket, with nearly 100 years of experience in producing the highest quality product for all of life’s road trips.... Read more