Agreed. The tires are quite good and IMO do not need replacement. Especially in GLI which has ABS/EBD/BA, I have never experienced any braking problems. Considering that I literally hated the braking on my previous gen corolla, this is really something.
My advice is that if you intend on keeping the stock 15" size, then use the eurostart tyres for 20k kms and then replace them if you want to