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Avon

  • Founded : 1885
  • Base Country : Originally England, now America
  • Milestones : 1997 - Purchased by Cooper Tire and Rubber Company.
  • Main Models : ZZ3, ZZ1 (older tyre).
  • Website : www.avontyres.com
B F Goodrich

  • Founded : 1870
  • Founder : Dr. Benjamin Franklin Goodrich
  • Original Location : near Akron, Ohio
  • Milestones : 1988 - B F Goodrich exist the tyre business selling to MNA Inc.
  • Main Models : Longtrail Radial, All Terrain TA (on 50%, off 50%), Mud Terrain(on 10%, off 90%).
  • Website : www.bfgoodrichtyres.co.uk
Bridgestone

  • Founded : 1930
  • Founder : Shojiro Ishibashi (translation: Stone Bridge)
  • Base Country : Japan
  • Main Models : REO50 (on Ferraris), Terranza ER30.
  • Website : www.bridgestone.co.uk
Continental

  • Founded : 1871
  • Base Country : Germany
  • Original Location : Hanover, Germany
  • Milestones : 1892 - First pnuematic tyres manufactured in Germany
  • Main Models : Sport Contact, Sport Contact 2, Premium Contact.
  • Website : www.conti-online.com
Cooper

  • Founded : 1914
  • Founder : John F. Schaefer and Claude E. Hart
  • Base Country : America
  • Milestones : 1946 - Name changed to Cooper Tire and Rubber Company.
  • Main Models : Discoverer, Cobra (Suzuki Vitara).
Debica

  • Founded : 1937
  • Original Location : Polish
  • Milestones : 1995 - Goodyear acquire a majority interest in TC Debica.
Dunlop

  • Founded : 1888
  • Founder : John Boyd Dunlop
  • Base Country : Originally England, now America
  • Milestones : 1888 - Inventor of the modern day tyre.
  • Main Models : SP2000 (standard), SP9000 (top of the range).
  • Website : www.dunloptyres.co.uk
Firestone

  • Founded : August, 1900
  • Founder : Harvey S. Firestone
  • Base Country : Originally America, now Japan
  • Original Location : Akron, Ohio
  • Milestones : 1988 - Bridgestone purchased Firestone for $2.6 billion.
  • Main Models : TZ200.
Goodyear

  • Founded : 1898
  • Founder : Frank A. Seiberling
  • Base Country : America
  • Original Location : East Akron, Ohio
  • Milestones : 1970 - Goodyear tyres used on the moon.
  • Main Models : NCT5, Hydragrip.
  • Website : www.goodyear.co.uk
Hankook

  • Founded : 1941
  • Base Country : Korea
  • Manufacturing Locations : Manufacturers in South Korea and China
  • Main Models : K104.
Kumo

  • Base Country : Korea
  • Main Models : 712.
Michelin

  • Founded : 1889
  • Founder : André and Edouard Michelin
  • Base Country : France
  • Milestones : 1898 - Bibendium (the "tyre man") first used for promotion.
  • Main Models : Pilot Sport, Pilot Sport 2, Pilot Primacy.
  • Website : www.michelin.co.uk
Pirelli

  • Founded : 1872
  • Founder : Giovanni Battista Pirelli
  • Base Country : Italy
  • Original Location : Milan
  • Manufacturing Locations : Manufacturers in 22 countries with 77 plants producing tyres and other products.
  • Main Models : P6000 (standard popular), Pzero Range (high performance).
  • Website : www.pirelli.co.uk
UniRoyal

  • Founded : 1892
  • Base Country : Now German Owned
  • Main Models : Rainsport 1 (good wet weather tyre)
  • Website : www.uniroyal.co.uk
Yokohama

  • Founded : 1969 (in America)
  • Base Country : Japan
  • Original Location : Japan
  • Milestones : 1969 - Yokohama enters the American market.
  • Main Models : A539, S306 (good well priced tyre)

Avon, Bridgestone, Dunlop, BF Goodrich, Firestone, Falken, Goodyear, Hankook, Michelin, Pirelli, UniRoyal, Yokohama

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