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The launch of two new premium Vredestein range of performance tyres – the Vredestein Ultrac and Ultrac Vorti by Vredestein Malaysia forms the basis of the cover story of this month’s issue. This is followed by an article on HT Group, one of the tyre industry pioneers, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year. Readers can read about the company’s humble beginnings from a small tyre shop in Johor Bahru to a Group with diversified businesses.
There is also product related report on ‘Cooper Tires Promotion’ by Goodyear for consumers. Malaysian drivers are now able to access a wide range of Cooper Tires at participating Goodyear Autocare stores nationwide, following the acquisition of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company by Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company last year.
Exhibitions are now back in full swing after the pandemic. Don’t miss out on our special reviews of TyreXpo Asia 2023 and Automechanika Kuala Lumpur 2023. Find out more about the exhibitors, the latest products and solutions from the respective exhibitions by reading our full report of the respective shows.
Meanwhile, we also published a few exclusive interviews. CN Allied Trading Manager K. K. Chan on the company’s new tyre brand – Fortune that was added to its product portfolio and Guizhou Tyre Company Limited, which made its debut in the Malaysian truck tyre market with the Samson brand of tyres.
From the retreading side, we visited Stamford Tyres’ retreading facility in Singapore, and talked to Ivan Reijan, who is Vice President (Fleet) for Stamford Tyres plus Factory Manager Rupert Yeo to find out the latest developments in the plant.
And finally, we report on the announcement of the winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award for the Tyre Retreading Sector in the 2023 Recircle Awards – Chen Jet How, the former Chief Executive Office of the Kit Loong Group.
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