Top 6 Most Popular Tyre Brands and Companies in India
Vehicle’s Tyres play an important function in our daily life, and it is important to keep yourself updated on the right brands to go to when buying tyres, for this is a product where quality is a must. Tyre industry in India is increasingly and there are sixty tyre manufacturing Companies spread across the country. Here we list the most popular car and Bike tyre brands in India.
MRF or Madras Rubber Factory
Established in 1946, Madras Rubber Factory is the largest tyre manufacturer in India. The headquarters of the company is in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (India). The company specializes in passenger car radials, but also provides radials for motorcycles, trucks, buses, tractors, farm machinery, and off-the-road vehicles. The company also manufactures other rubber products such as conveyor belts and toys. The MRF is currently number one in overall sales, but in the domestic car market, it’s pipped to second by Apollo.
Headquarters in Gurgaon (Haryana), Apollo is the 17th largest tyre producing company in the entire world. The company makes radials for cars, motorcycles, off-road vehicles and a host of other commercial vehicles. The company was founded in the year 1976, and since then, it has become one of the leading tyre suppliers in the Indian and European market as well.
Established in 1958, CEAT Limited is one of India’s leading tyre manufacturers and has a strong presence in global markets. The headquarters of the company is in Mumbai. The company offers the widest range of tyres for passenger vehicles, motorcycles, scooters, SUVs, heavy-duty trucks & buses, agriculture, earth-movers/ construction and commercial vehicles. Currently, the company produces more than 15 million tyres a year.
JK Tyres & Industries
Established in 1974, JK Tyres is a leading tyre manufacturing company in India and amongst the top 25 manufacturers worldwide. The headquarters of the company is in Delhi. it is the only tyre company offering the entire range of 4-wheeler radials, for buses, trucks, vans and cars. It has a worldwide presence, commanding respect in hundred countries.
TVS Eurogrip – TVS Srichakra Limited
Incorporated in 1982 as TVS Srichakra Limited is one of India’s leading two & three-wheeler tyre manufacturing company. The company manufactures 2-wheeler, 3-wheeler, and Off-highway tyres. TVS Eurogrip also manufactures ultra-light truck, industrial and OTR tyres.
Goodyear India Limited
Established in 1898 with its headquarters in Ohio, USA, Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. The company has cemented its name in the world of tyre manufacturing and has also started business in India. It is involved in manufacturing tyres for a wide range of automobiles including cars, trucks and bikes. It also manufactures tyres for aeroplanes and heavy earth-mover machinery.