JK Tyre rolls out 20 millionth Truck, Bus Radial tyre

JK Tyre rolls out 20 millionth Truck, Bus Radial tyre

May 27, 2020

Mysore/MysuruJK Tyre, the pioneers of Radial technology in India, was the first to introduce Truck and Bus Radial (TBR) tyres in the country and maintains its leadership in the segment. 

Keeping its commitment to grow in the radial market, through technological innovation and new product introduction, it has the privilege of rolling out its 20 millionth Truck and Bus Radial tyre recently – the first and the only Indian company to achieve this milestone.

 The Company achieved the distinction of crossing the 10 million production mark of TBRs in August 2016 and within 4 years has now attained the milestone of rolling out its 20 millionth TBR reaffirming its leadership position in the country.

Commenting on the achievement, Dr. Raghupati Singhania, Chairman & Managing Director said, “This is a landmark achievement, not only for JK Tyre, but for all its stakeholders, especially the customers who have shown their unwavering trust in our engineering prowess and technological capabilities. As a pioneer and market leader, we remain committed to driving innovation and bringing products for our fleet customers that are high on efficiency, safety and cost effectiveness. We will continue to work towards strengthening our position through technology and revolutionary sustainable mobility solutions.”

Showcasing innovation and technological excellence across segments, the Company recently launched India’s first-ever ‘Smart Tyre’ technology, which monitors the tyre’s vital statistics, including pressure and temperature. Thus, becoming the first tyre manufacturer to foray into the connected mobility space. 

The Company also is the first tyre manufacturer to launch the next generation of fuel-efficient ‘Fuel Saver Technology’ TBR tyres that is built on the cutting edge advanced JETOCT technology, which helps improve vehicle efficiency by saving up to 8% fuel in comparison to normal radial tyres, states a press release from the Company.


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