Events and Anniversaries

This section of the The Tyreman website will keep you up to date and informed regarding the latest events and anniversaries in the tyre industry in Malaysia.

The FIA (Federation Internationale de l'Automobile) confirmed Hankook Tire & Technology as the Gen3 tyre partner of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship selected by tender process and FIA World Motor Sport Council approval. Equipping the world’s first and only all electric street racing formula with Hankook tyres will then form the core of the company's international campaigns and commitments to sustainability and environmental protection worldwide.

After the completion of the first phase of the Jinyu Vitenam plant, the annual production capacity will be 2 million tyres. 

The Hankook test-driving centre at a 126,000-square-meter site is scheduled for completion in the first half of 2021. 

More than 100 people attended the Dealer Appreciation Night that was co-sponsored by Apollo Tyres Malaysia and Hiap Hoe Loon Tai.

Tractor of the Year (TotY) has a new partner in the form of BKT with the partnership lasting for 4 years and coming into force from the 6th of May.

Last year, Apollo Tyres Malaysia successfully organised a Taiping Tyre Training event on 7th September and a Swee Seng Seminar on 26th September.

Top performing Wheeltrak sub-dealers were awarded for their achievements in supporting Apollo Tyres Malaysia for further growth in the country.

Stamford Tyres has invested a total of SDG300,000 to set up the new Stamford Alexandra Mega Mart.

Westlake Marketing Malaysia brought its 40 dealers to Seoul and Busan recently.

Goodyear has become the sole tyre supplier of the LMP2 class in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the European Le Mans Series.

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