Shiny New Premises for Tiger Wheel & Tyre Durban CBD

Durban’s best loved and most trusted wheel and tyre fitment centre is going places. Or, to be more accurate, has already gone places. Tiger Wheel & Tyre has announced that its Durban CBD store has moved within the CBD, to shiny new premises at 91 Florence Nzama Street, previously known as Prince Alfred Street. The […]

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Tiger Wheel & Tyre reinvents X-Sure Road Hazard Guarantee

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has reinvented its X-SURE® product as a superior quality, highly affordable road hazard guarantee. The new and improved X-SURE is a motorist’s guarantee that irreparable tyre damage won’t leave them out of pocket. At the point of purchasing new tyres, Tiger Wheel & Tyre customers can add on the purchase of […]

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CAUTION! WORN TYRES CAN KILL!

Chief executive officer of Sumitomo Rubber South Africa, better known as Sumitomo Dunlop (manufacturer of the iconic Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands), talks heritage, investment and safety, addressing the impact of the unregulated second-hand tyre industry on the safety of road users. The Dunlop brand’s heritage of quality and reliability has stood the test […]

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Bridgestone B-BBEE levels lead industry

Bridgestone South Africa’s transformation journey has seen dramatic structural changes as the leading tyre manufacturer announced a shift from a Level 7 to Level 4 Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (B-BBEE) certification. In 2017, significant leadership changes led the company into a hard and long-overdue conversation about diversity and inclusion in its Sales, Manufacturing and Corporate […]

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Continental Tyre SA’s Shaun Uys selected as Africa MD of the Year by Global 100

Magazine’s annual awards recognise achievements and expertise of companies and individuals operating to the highest standards across the globe Shaun Uys joined Continental Tyre SA in 2000, completed local and international assignments in Production, Marketing and Sales and retail divisions before being appointed Managing Director in 2015 Uys spearheaded introduction of the BestDrive retail channel […]

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New Tiger Wheel & Tyre Campaign Celebrates Tyres that are “Best in the Wet”

There’s a wonderfully descriptive Afrikaans expression, “Goedkoop is duurkoop”, meaning that cheap goods will cost you more in the long run. Nowhere is this truer than with tyres, cautions Tiger Wheel & Tyre. While a budget tyre might do a reasonable job under ordinary driving conditions, the retailer points out that wet weather conditions will […]

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Tiger Wheel & Tyre ranked Number One in Service Excellence

Tiger Wheel & Tyre has once again taken the top spot in the Ask Africa Orange Index® awards for Service Excellence in the Vehicle Consumables Industry category. That makes it the fourth consecutive win for South Africa’s most trusted wheel and tyre company. The Ask Africa Orange Index® is an annual research survey that has […]

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The equivalent of 30 jumbo jets crash in South Africa every year

SA Road Federation calls for a coordinated national effort to address road crash crisis President of the South African Road Federation (SARF), Saied Solomons, has called for a nation-building programme that underscores road behaviour and which is coordinated to reach into the heart of every enforcement area across South Africa. “All road stakeholders need to […]

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HISTORY IN THE MAKING! – Significant partnership between Bridgestone and SA Taxi announced

7 October 2019 will go down in history as the day Bridgestone SA and SA Taxi entered a strategic partnership aimed at improving road safety and reducing the road carnage in South Africa. The launch of the Bridgestone Taxi R15 – a taxi tyre designed exclusively to meet not only the stringent requirements of the […]

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KZN business scoops 2019 Exporter of the Year Award

Sumitomo Rubber South Africa clinches KZN Exporter of the Year – Africa Sumitomo Rubber South Africa (Pty) Ltd has won at the KZN Exporter of the Year Awards – for the second year in a row. Announced on 17October at the awards banquet held at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban, the […]

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