Indian road conditions are infamous and require cars to be equipped with efficient tyres among other factors to offer an enjoyable road experience. This country is also known for diverse terrains and great locales offering varied mesmerizing natural beauty. Hence, travelling by road is quite popular and preferred in India.
However, this can be a huge challenge, if one does not have a high-performance vehicle as a companion, which is equipped with tough tyres.
To celebrate the spirit of great enjoyable road trips, the Quattro Expedition by Goodyear and Audi has been conducted. The #quattroXpedition hails great vehicles and dynamic tyres, both of which are indispensable for a rigorous road trip, covering the diversified terrains of this country.
The Goodyear India Audi Quattro Expedition pays a tribute to the historic road trip of Paul Hartlmaier across India in 1935. That memorable and harsh road trip involved DKWs of Auto Union fame which is known as Audi today. The Goodyear India Audi Quattro Expedition that involves the Audi Q3, Q5, and Q7 was kick-started at Mumbai. All the luxury vehicles in this Goodyear Joy Of Journey trip are riding on Goodyear Tyres.
Leg two of this road expedition involved travelling all the way to Kolkata from Delhi via Gangtok. This leg used both Q3 and Q5 riding on Goodyear Tyres.
Following is the travel itinerary for Leg 2:
Day 1: preparation, stickering and tyre fitting
Day 2: Delhi to Agra
Day 3: Agra to Gorakhpur
Day 4: Gorakhpur to Bagdogra
Day 5: Bagdogra- Darjeeling- Gangtok
Day 6: Gangtok, drive down to Siliguri
Day 7: Siliguri to Kolkata
All the Audi luxury vehicles in this trip were equipped with Goodyear Tyres India and made use of the Wrangler AT/SA tyres and the Eagle Efficient Grip SUV tyres from Goodyear India. These tyres ensured a safe and comfortable drive by offering superior grip on all sorts of road surfaces and resulted in an outstanding off-road performance.