_Rio Hondo Truck Academy
_Rio Hondo Regional Truck Academy is an intensive 11 day (88 hour) training course designed for Professional Firefighter.
No matter what size department you come from, this course is for you! Rio Hondo Fire Training Center, 11400 Greenstone Avenue, Santa Fe Springs, CA.
_Roman god Mercury as trademark
__The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. was founded in 1898. In 2010, Goodyear Tire posted net sales of $18.8 billion. Goodyear operates 54 plants in 22 countries. Our winged-foot trademark was inspired by a newel-post statuette of the Roman god Mercury in the home of Goodyear founder Frank Seiberling.
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January 2013 Tire Manufacturers News
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_No.1 position for the last 21 years
___MRFtyres A leader in the category MRF holds the No.1 position for the last 21 years. MRF is the leading manufacturer of tyres in almost all segments. An enterprise that started as a toy balloon maker in 1946 in South India quickly grew to become one of India's biggest and respected companies. Renowned for product superiority and innovation, MRF continues to be the leading tyre-maker in India, every tyre that comes out is of the highest standards and tested to weather.....
_Serving Society with Superior Quality
_Bridgestone Group - A profile of the world’s N° 1 tyre & rubber company & its operations around the world. “The Bridgestone Essence” is composed of the words, integrated corporate culture and our diversity that today’s company has inherited and a shared sense of values that can be embraced by Bridgestone employees around the world. The roots of our dream date back to the establishment of Bridgestone in 1931; the highest possible... safety..
Dec. 2012 Tire Manufacturers News
__India’s foremost tyre company
__Apollo Tyres is a high performance company & the leading Indian tyre manufacturer. Registered as a company in 1976, Apollo Tyres currently produces the entire range of automotive tyres for ultra and high speed, truck and bus, farm, Off-The-Road, industrial & specialty applications like mining, retreaded tyres and retreading material. Sources: Apollo Tyres
__"Unique SEV System" for Truck tyres
__JK Tyre is the leader in the truck segment. With its customer oriented state of the art product offerings, it has outpaced the industry growth rate and surged ahead of its competitors. The SEV System offers the outstanding advantages of Super Mileage, Greater Strength and Higher Retreadability. Sources: JK Tyre & Ind.
_MICHELIN X® WorksTM innovations
_The system deployed is based on an all-new tire, the MICHELIN X® WorksTM Intended for use on streets and roads as well as in and around worksites and quarries, this all-terrain tire combines robustness and endurance – robustness for worksites and endurance for the road. Michelin offers customized tire lease programs for the full range of fleets including transit, motor coach, refuse & all types of trucking fleets.
Nov. 2012 Tire Manufacturers News
_guarantee vehicle’s continuous efficiency
_Pirelli CQ24 Int'l tyre breakdown service is the complete solution for long-haul transport. CQ24 Int'l is the definitive and fastest solution to any form of tyre breakdown Europe-wide: from the initial call, to getting your truck back on the road as quickly and efficiently as possible. Accurate cost planning, shorter stop guarantee and efficient managemant procedures make CQ24 Int'l easy to use.
_Korea’s first, best, and largest tire mfg
__Hankook Tire’s history is the history of Korea’s tire industry. Ever since it launched in 1941 as Korea’s very first tire manufacturer it has paved the way for domestic tire companies for seventy long years. In 2010 Hankook Tire was the largest automobile tire manufacturer with a sales volume ranking as first in the Korean market. No. 7 in sales for five consecutive years on the international level
Oct. 2012 Tire Manufacturers News
_Kumho at 52th year anniversary
___Kumho Tires, with a history of 50 years, is now preparing for a new dynamic beginning to expand as a global company. We made about 20 tires a day, depending on manual labor because of our backward technology and shortage of facilities. In 2010 Kumho Tires & the Tire Mfg & Design Innovation of the Year Award at the Tire Technology Expo 2010, the world's biggest tire expo.
_"innovation in advanced, technologies"
_Founded in 1945, Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. has been in manufacturing and sales business of automobile tires, industrial rubber,... our group companies are operating in more than 100 countries and regions worldwide today. The Toyo Tires Group has formulated vision 2020. We also launched a plan, Mid-Term Business plan '11 in which we identified our goal for the first three years of the period leading up to 2015.
_Gains in Tires Drive Sales Growth
_Yokohama Rubber was established in Oct. 1917 in Yokohama, with a joint investment from Yokohama Cable Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (currently Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.) and BF Goodrich, of the United States. Develop ourselves so that we may give our personal best. Trust, challenge and improve one another. Nurture a welcoming, open spirit. Excellence by nature... Sources: YRC.co
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___Cooper Tire "One team ... One goal"
___The company's U.S. history dates back to 1914; The Cooper Tire & Rubber family of companies have more than 430 million Cooper produced tires on vehicles around the world, making our products an important difference to the quality of people’s everyday lives. In 2010, Cooper Tire reported revenues of $3.4 billion. Cooper employees nearly 13,000 people around the world.
___Customer always comes first
___Hercules Tire Int'l origins tracing back to 1950’s; Now Hercules is a leading marketer of their private brand and of quality product from select major manufacturers. With customers in more than 100 countries, ... ensuring that the name “Hercules” is found on reliable tires throughout the world.
__Quality without compromise
__In 1871 Continental Caoutchouc und Gutta Percha Compagnie is founded in Hanover as a joint stock company. Manufacturing at the main factory includes soft rubber products, rubberized fabrics, solid tires for carriages and bicycles. Up until the year 2030, 65% of the cargo transportation will take place on the streets. The freight volume will increase more than the freight weight. The stock of commercial vehicles will increase.
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_leading tire manufacturer in Vietnam
__Casumina co-operate with Continental AG for light-truck tyre. The Casumina, is the leading tire manufacturer in Vietnam Rubber Industry. It consists of great factories in the South of Vietnam specializing in producing many kind of tyres and inner tubes for bicycles, motorcycles, cars, light truck, trucks, forklifts, and tractors. Products: Trucks and light trucks tires & tubes, Industrial tires & tubes, Agricultural tires and tubes...
_Efficiency in demanding conditions
__Nokian-branded special tyres are known for their high quality and overall economies.
Nokian Heavy Tyres develops its material-handling tires in cooperation with the world’s leading machine manufacturers, in order to meet the field’s demanding requirements. The much-praised wear-resistance is the result of meticulous material and structure development work and testing carried out in the tires’ actual operating conditions.
___Firestone just as it began - with fire
__Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. was founded in Aug. 1900 in Akron, Ohio & started marketing solid rubber tires for carriage wheels. In just six years, sales of Firestone tires surpassed $1 million. In 1988, the Bridgestone Corp. of Japan purchased the Firestone Tire & Rubber Company. The merger created a truly new global company that brought Firestone's manufacturing capabilities and production operations to Bridgestone.
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___have a passion for driving ? ok !!
_____At BFGoodrich we make tires for people who want more fun from their vehicles - just like we do. If you have a passion for driving, you're one of us. Our tires are engineered by people who spend their weekends off-roading or at track day events. BFGoodrich® Tires, the official tire of the SCORE Desert Racing Series, won its 25th overall SCORE Baja 1000 title. BFGoodrich Tires also claimed eight of the top 10 overall spots.
_14th largest globally of tire sales
_Giti, a global tire mfg, operates from 7 strate- gically located manu- facturing plants in China Giti manufactures and sells over 1,700 different products for a complete range of vehicles to its domestic and international customers. We manufacture Truck Bus Radial (TBR) and Bias tires under various brands for a broad range of vehicles, including: light trucks, 4x4/SUV, trucks, agricultural vehicles, industrial vehicles and aircraft. Giti is also fully aware of ....
__better material make a better product
___Founded in 1995, Amerityre Corp has invented new polyurethane foam and elastomer materials that are superior to rubber in many tire applications. This techonology can replace rubber with superior performing polyurethane for forklift and skid steer tires. Amerityre sells pivot tires for irrigation and seeder tires for planting applications. Sources: Amerityre Corp.
__Barum-Online Tyres = Viking Int'l
__With an excellent reputation for quality at afforda- ble prices to suit all requirements, Barum is the ideal choice. An all round performer, the popular Barum brand includes a performance range as well as tyres for everyday motoring. Barum is exclusively distributed by Viking International is the trading name of Stepgrades Motor Accessories Ltd. Sources: Barum-Tyres
_Brisa the 6 biggest tire in Europe
_Brisa a 100% Turkish investment was originally established in 1974, under the licence agreement signed with American BF Goodrich. The production started in 1977 produced tires under the Lassa brand, expanding its product range from tires for trucks and buses to farm and off-the-road vehicles until 1988 .a joint venture agreement with Bridgestone & the Co. name was changed to BRISA Bridgestone Sabanci Tire Manufacturing and Trading Inc .
_Uncompromising Quality & Performance
__Double Coin truck tires are engineered to meet the high standards required by today’s truckers. Double Coin products include truck and bus radial and radial off-the-road tires that both enjoy OEM fitments at major North American truck and construction equipment manufacturers. In addition, Double Coin truck and bus radial tires are being tested with some of the most progressive fleets in N-America
_expansion in the premium performance
_Falken Tire Corp., a subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Ind., launched its brand in its native country of Japan in 1983 and was introduced to the North American market two years later. Within the last year, Falken has aggressively expanded its product range, launching new products in the rugged all-terrain category, the S/TZ04 encompasses cutting-edge styling and ultra plus fitments for today’s light truck & SUV.
Sources: Falken Tire
_an integrated large-scale enterprise
_We are Sichuan HAIDA Rubber Group Co., is an integrated large-scale enterprise engaged in tyre research & study, management and manufacturing of China. As the core technical department of Haida Group, the test center boasts its sound management system and abundant technical strength.The center is capable of testing more than 100 test items including tyre and rubber raw materials, tyre semi-products and finished products. Sources: HAIDA Rubber Group
_No. 1 in 2010 Sales in China Mould
_Himile Mechanical China was founded in 1995. It is the manufacturer and supplier of top-grade tire molds, giant tire curing presses, etc. In 2002, Himile entered into the business of tire mold mfg. has obtained high approval from global top tire manufacturers. Himile succeeded in develo- ping Tire Blowout Stabilization System (TBSS), Himile is marching towards the target of vision of being global manufacturing base of tire molds... Sources: Himile
_works efficiently at all times
_Italmatic buffer was created more than 35 years ago; The employed technology is of the latest generation with Italmatic machines and, in particular, with cylindrical radial matrices in six segments, warranting the max. quality and performance compared to solid tyres manufactured with traditional technology. Our commercial and technical organization is recognized worldwide and we provide all our customers with machines that are of the highest quality standard. Sources: Italmatic
_custom solutions for specific needs
_____Alliance was founded in Israel in 1950. "ATG" Alliance Tire Group a leading entity in the global Off-Highway Tires business. ATG is backed by the $35 billion American private equity firm, Warburg Pincus LLC, which has been an active partner in launching various global brands. From fields to mines to factories to forests, ATG offers solutions for various necessities. Sources: Alliance
__Belshina = “The Arc of Europe”
___Belshina is one of the largest enterprises in E.U producing over 200 nominal sizes of tires for cars, trucks, heavy trucks, road construction and lifting transport vehicles, electric motor vehicles, buses, tractors and agricultural machinery. Belshina awardeed by “The Arc of Europe” Sources: Belshina
_total quality control and reliability
__Caitec Delta is a leading supplier of various brands of tyres including Grand Tour, Primewell, Westlake, Double Star, Chaoyang & many others. Since 1990 Caitec Delta has been part of the Ghanaian transport industry. Caitec Delta products are renowned for long life and outstanding performance and they are specifically designed to endure the harshest weather conditions. At Caitec, we ensure total quality control & reliability. Sources: Caitec
_DRC tyres conquers all the roads
_DRC Danang Rubber Co. - Formerly, originated from an American military retreading factory, Danang Rubber joint stock company ( DRC) has been continuously developing for 35 years. Safe and reliable on all terrain, highly performable on heavy load, endurable over the time. Heavy truck tires with many sizes conform to trucks, dump trucks over 5 tones or more … Sources: DRC Danang Rubber
_FederalTire “Always Innovation”
_Since our foundation 56 years ago, we have been achieving steady growth through continuous investment in the latest technology and the best people. The Light Truck Tire, SUV Truck Tire Couragia Adven- ture series - offers a full line of tires that combine performance and style, blending a sporty tread pattern with optimum levels of treadwear and grip. No matter what your needs, we have a tire for your SUV/Light Truck. Sources: FederalTire
__You buy you make the right choice
HaqTyres & Rubber proudly present Flying Hawk Tyres & Tubes. Manufacturers of high performance quality rubber products since 2003, this enterprising company with substantial resources & int'l experience of tyre manufacturing, has already launched Three wheelers, Passenger Car, Tractor, Commercial and Steel Radial Tubeless Tyres, When you buy you make the right choice. Sources: Flying Hawk Tyres & Tubes
_security, longevity and comfort
_Infinity Tyres offers a comprehensive range of attractive patterns in PCR, High Performance, Ultra High Performance, Winter, Van, Light and Heavy Commercial Truck tyres, & Industrial Tyres. Infinity Tyres have been specifically designed as per market needs & customer’s expectations in terms of performance. While recognizing that the old way may still be the best way, we constantly strive to find a better solution to a client's problems. Sources: Infinity Tyres
_Kelly is a good deal on a great tire
_The Kelly-Springfield Tire Co. was founded in 1894. The Kelly-Springfield Tire Company, which became a wholly owned subsi- diary of The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in 1935, is one of the oldest continuously operating tire companies in the nation. In 1994 Kelly-Springfield celebrated 100 years. Currently a manufacturer of at least 54 brands of tires for cars, trucks, and farm vehicles, Kelly-Springfield distributes to private dealers and store chains throughout the country. Sources: KellyTires
_stay at the forefront of technology
_Bandvulc production started in 1971 at just 35 tyres per week. Bandvulc's ethos continues to be the most innovative tyre recycling co. in the market. It is the only independent tyre retreader in the UK to have its own compound mixing works, tyre management and tyre support call handling facility under one roof. This ensures that Bandvulc customers get a consistent approach to their business. Sources: Bandvulc
_"One Stop Shop" off-highway tyre
__The success story of BKT begun in 1995, when it entered into production of cross ply off-highway tires. BKT is a flagship company of a reputed business conglomerate of India, BKT is one of the world's leading manufacturers of "OFF-HIGHWAY tires". BKT has the widest product range and is "One Stop Shop" for all off-highway tyre solutions. Sources: BKT-Tires Balkrishna Ind
_you have a safe ride, always
__CEAT Int'l was first established in 1924 at Turino in Italy and manufactured cables for telephones and railways. In 1958 was established in collaboration with the TATA Group. In 1982, the RPG Group took over CEAT Tyres of India, & in 1990, renamed the company CEAT Ltd. Over 6 million tyres produced every year Our commit- ment to quality ensures that you have a safe ride always So go on defy destiny Sources CEATtyres
_That’s Dunlop. Drivers Know
__Dunlop is about driving. Driving is about Dunlop. And it’s been this way since our beginning. Simple ideas can change the world. In 1888, while watching his son ride a tricycle, John Boyd Dunlop noticed his discomfort whenever he rode over cobbled ground. Dunlop Commercial Truck Tires are an excellent value for fleets. Dunlop Truck Tyres & that’s driving.
_GT-Tires is good for heavy load
_GT-Tires a Gajah Tunggal is the largest integrated tire manufacturer in Southeast Asia and produces and markets a full range of tires and inner tubes for motorcycle, passenger cars, commercial and heavy equipment vehicles. Maximum handling and braking performance on wet and dry surface. More comfortable ride and better steering response. Excellent grip to prevent slip. Maxi- mum water dispersion on wet surface.
Sources: GT-Tires Gajah Tunggal
_completely satisfy each customer
__Heuver Tyre have more than 40 years experience. With our enormous range of more than 10.000 products from nearly all A and B-brands for trucks, trailers, earth moving equipment and agricultural vehicles, we are one of the top companies in Europe. Besides an unequalled range of new tyres, we also supply parts, such as valves and inner tubes. More important is quality.. and personal service. Sources: Heuver Tyre
_high quality products to its customers
__At present, the IRCthailand is involved in the manufacture of rubber & elastomer products supplying to various industries, especially in the automotive sector. Industrial elastomer products such as elastomer or rubber parts used in automobile & motorcycle assembly, container seals, construction components & other products manufactured to customer specifications. Sources: IRCthailand
_Honesty, Innovation, Quality
___Since it was founded in 1962, Kenda has operated under the core values of Honesty, Innovation, Quality and Customer Service. Today, Kenda is one of the world’s leading tire and tube producers for ... trailer, all terrain, skid loader, and agricultural vehicles. Most recently, Kenda has begun designing and producing automotive tires for worldwide distribution, we strive to develop innovative products while providing high standards of quality and excellence in customer service. Sources: Kenda Tyres
_reliability, safety and proximity
_For 100 years, KLEBER has built its reputation on a rule of three: reliability, safety and proximity. Three great virtues which make this brand, known throughout Europe, one of the market leaders and the partner of the major car manufacturers, and apply to the whole KLEBER range. KLEBER tyres are fitted on all types of vehicle and guarantee drivers safety and peace of mind. Sources: KleberTyres
_“application specific - purpose built”
_Maine Industrial Tire, LLC was formed in Jan. 2010. Today we offers specialty tires for skid steers, aerial boom lifts, telehandlers, loaders, underground mining equipment, port vehicles and agricultural feed wagons. Maine Industrial Tire remains today as one of the top three manufacturers of solid tires in the world and the only one of these companies to continue to manufacture a wide range of industrial and construction solid products in the United States. Sources: Maine Industrial Tire
_Prices have also to be kept down
_Púchov rubber plant is the continuator of well-known trademark Matador as it took up the tradition of the first tyre manufacturer in former Czechoslovakia - company Matador seated in Bratislava. This company launched the production of tyres in 1925. 2011 - Project of additional extension of production capacities has been approved by the Continental management, up to the annual production of 20–25 millions tires Sources: Matador.sk Tyres
__"Master the Road" since 1909
_Mastercraft has been helping drivers "Master the Road" and dealers master their business since 1909. Mastercraft offers a full line of light truck and medium truck radials, all of which are available direct to distributors. Under-inflation can lead to tire failure. It results in unnecessary tire stress, irregular wear, loss of control & accidents. A tire can lose up to half of its air pressure and not appear to be flat. Sources: Mastercraft
_confidently behind each & every tire
_Originally established in 1942 as Heung-A Tire, Nexen Tire has over 60 years of tradition as a respected leader in the tire industry. Over 30 years later, in 1985, the company was expanded through the construction of a radial tire factory. Nexen Tire currently exports to 120 countries. We are truly proud of our products and stand confidently behind each and every tire. Sources: Nexen Tire
_meet the driving demands of the times
_Silverstone Berhad, in a relatively short span of a decade, has emerged as a global tyre manufacturer with exports more than 60 countries; Always anticipating the needs of its customers, Silverstone is quick to innovate tyres that meet the driving demands of the times. Today, Silverstone caters to every requirement of the tyre market. From passenger car tyres, rally tyres, 4-wheel-drive tyres, light and heavy commercial vehicle tyres, to industrial and agricultural tyres. Sources: Silverstone
_Our Tyre Fitting Network
_Tesco Tyres was developed in partnership between Tesco - the third largest retailer in the world with stores in 14 countries. Every price quoted on the Tesco Tyres site is not only competitive, but also fully inclusive. This means there are no hidden extras as with some tyre retailers.
Sources: Tesco Tyres
_highlights science, quality and market
_Triangle Group Co., Ltd was initially built in year 1976, with a history of more than 30 years in tire manufacturing, is the largest tire enterprise which integrates R&D, manufacture and sales in China. Major products are passenger tires and light-truck tires, truck and bus radial tires, OTR (off-the-road) tires, jumbo OTR tires, bias jumbo OTR tires and common bias tires. Annual tire capacity is over 28 million units. Sources: Triangle Group Co., Ltd
_developes the best racing tires
_Leader in tubulars and tires, Vittoria is a company that developes the best racing tires for all levels, especially our unique cotton tires. With an annual production of more than 7 million tires and 900.000 famous tubulars and cotton tires all developed and produced in its wholly owned factory Lion Tyres in Thailand. The group owns two brands: Vittoria for road tires and Geax for MTB and trades several third party brands in some countries...Sources: Vittoria Group
_Kirkby the tyre of your choice
__Kirkby Tyres carry a large selection of tyres. If we do not have the tyre of your choice we can normally have it for the next working day. We also carry out repairs, balancing and front wheel alignment. For a tyre to be legal it must have 1.6mm of tread. This is measured across the centre three quarters of the tyre and cover the full circumference. Located within the tread of your tyre is a TWI (tread wear indicator) Sources: Kirkby Tyres
__Marangoni outstanding high mileage
__Back in the 1950s Marangoni Tyre had already recognised the enormous advantages that retreaded tyres could represent for the users. The Italian company’s focus on research and innovation is increasingly evident. The Commercial & Industrial Tyres business unit brings together the experience and know-how acquired in tyre retreading under a new brand, and re-establi- shes its presence in the industrial lift truck tyre sector. Sources: Marangoni Tyre
_1 million truck radial units this year
_CJSC Sibur Holding has sold the assets of OAO Sibur-Russian Tyres (SRT) to a group of managers. The new company acquired the assets of Yaroslavl Tyre Plant, OJSC Omskshina, the former joint venture at the Omsk plant now known as Kordiant East & JSC Voltair Prom, which makes agricultural & implement tires. Yaroslvl plant likely will produce tires aimed at European markets, & it is being expanded. Sources: Matador-Omsk.ru
_only the best is acceptable
_Maxxis was founded in Taiwan in 1967, and is today one of the largest and most respected tire companies in the world. Maxxis distributes its products in approximately 170 countries & employs more than 22,000 people. Maxxis offers high quality tire products for cars and light trucks, bicycles, motorcycles, ATVs, trailers, karts, & lawn and garden care.
Sources: Maxxis Tire
_continuous improvement of the quality
_The Ruia Group (India) owns the famous and prestigious brand ‘Dunlop’ and is the market leader in 2/3 wheeler tyres; The group also has significant presence in automotive fasteners and solid and pneumatic tyres. Ruia a socially responsible corporate citizen, dedicated to providing value for money to its customers through operatio- nal excellence of its process Sources: Ruia Group
_'Made with European Technology'
_Sime Tyres are manufactured in Malaysia in affiliation Continental AG. Sime Tyres provide an extensive range of high quality tyres, at an affordable price. There is a Sime tyre to suit a great range of vehicles and purposes. Their product range includes Passenger, Commercial, 4WD, RV and High Performance Passenger tyres. The company has the largest tyre dealer network totalling over 1,200 tyre outlets providing a wide range of car care and tyre services.. Sources: Sime Tyres
_focuses on off-highway tire production
_Titan Tire a subsidiary of Titan Int'l, Inc., is one of North American's largest manufacturer of off-high- way tires Titan is the only major manufacturer that focuses on off-highway tire production and our manufacturing capability is highly diversified. Our plants are equipped to produce tires in sizes ranging in wheel diameter from six to forty-two inches. Sources: Titan Tire
_tire built to conquer everyday
__Americans have been driving with confidence on Uniroyal® tires since 1892, although back then we were known as the U.S. Rubber Company. Today, the Uniroyal Tire brand continues to go the extra mile for you by putting all of our effort into making high quality, durable car and truck tires that today's drivers can afford. Our tires provide all the features and benefits you consider important in a high-quality, dependable tire.
_we are one of the biggest importers
_Voltyre Prom Tyre is specialised on produ- cing tyres for vans & agricultural machines The company belong to a leading tyre manufacturer OJSC „SIBUR – Russian Tyres & it is one of five of its branches producing more than 400 different types of tyres for very different vehicles. Today we are one of the biggest importers offering tyres for all machines – for cars and lorries, vans and buses, tractors and industrial machines, hoisting machines.., etc. Sources: Voltyre.ee
__Lassa joint venture with Bridgestone
_The foundations of Lassa, which has now celebrated its 30th anniversary in the tire business as Turkey’s leading established brand, were laid back in 1974. Founded by the Sabanci Group of Companies and partners, Lassa was renamed Brisa ten years after starting production in 1978, after becoming a joint venture partner with Japanese giant Bridgestone Corporation,. Today Lassa tires are produced with Brisa’s latest technology and Research and Development studies. Sources: Lassa Tyres
__new sizes to reflect market demand
__The Marshal brand of tyres has been established for over 25 years The Marshal range is broad and covers tyres for all types of vehicle from cars to heavy trucks. New products are frequently introduced featuring the latest tyre technology available and catering for new sizes to reflect market demand. Marshal tyres are principally available in the UK through the Marshal Platinum Club, a nationwide network of some 300 independent retailers. Radial tyre for commercial light trucks and vans. Sources: MarshalTyre
_most effective Russian tire makers
__SIBUR is the leading petrochemical company in Russia and operates across the entire petrochemical process chain from plastics and synthetic rubbers to the production of tyres and the processing of plastics. SIBUR owns plants that employ more than 50,000 people in 26 regions of Russia. SIBUR produces more than 2,000 different types of products. The Company is managed along product-division lines... Sources: Sibur LLC Russia
_“Credibility, Pragmatism, Innovation”
__Nankang Rubber Tire - Established in 1959 is a major tire factory in Taiwan boasting of the longest history, leading the industry in quality, reputation, & research & development and production capabilities, a Company commended by clients and industrial players from home and abroad. Nankang hopes to remain at the forefront in technology & quality..
_Goodyear owner of Sava tires 2004
___Sava tyres is one of the largest and most successful tire manufacturers in Central EU providing a wide range of light truck and truck tires. Sava tires are manufactured by highly trained and experienced personnel using the most advanced production equipment. Sava quality comes at reasonable price with good tire performance. In 2004 Goodyear becomes 100% owner of Sava tires. Sources: Sava tyres
_“For us, wheels are everything”
__The STARCO Group we are the fastest growing company in the industry with a turnover in 2009 that will exceed 120 million Euro. The STARCO Group has developed into Europe's leading supplier of Tyres, Tubes, Wheels, Complete Wheels, Stub Axles etc. for the Aftermarket, and for the OEM segments: Internal Transport, Trailer and Caravan, Agricultural, Horticultural and Industrial Machinery; Sources: Starco RT Agritread
_worked for over 70 years
_Tornel which is not only a new look... a history of Mexican visionaries who have worked for over 70 years and today, with the new millennium, the int'l when he joined the global consortium of JK Tyre Industries, a world renowned, the brand adds Tornel, the values of quality & world-class competitiveness, opening the borders for export to over 15 countries. Sources: Tornel JK Tyre
__Viking lifetime guarantee leaflet
__When you buy Viking tyres from Viking, we are pleased to provide you with a high quality support pack. This will help you to promote Viking to your customers with a range of bright and eye-catching point of sale material. Your business matters to us, and we want you to be able to promote Viking to its best advantage. Viking tyres are exclusively distributed by Viking Int'l. Sources: Viking-Tyres
__Vredestein, a company to be proud of
_Apollo Vredestein A special company with a unique combination of market-orientation, creativity & flexibility. Tyres for vans, tyres for tractors and tyres for a whole host of agricultural and industrial applications. We don’t sell tyres, we sell Vredestein. Vredestein's strategy is crystal clear: to produce tyres with an optimal price-quality ratio. As a middle-sized, independent tyre manufacturer, with a flat organisational structure. Sources: Vredestein