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Hit a Pothole? No Problem!

27 wheel-collisionsBending a wheel on a pothole or dinging it on a curb need not mean the end of the road for that wheel and its owner's budget.

A new Truck & Bus range from Nokian

21 nokian-eTruckNokian Tyres has announced that it will be launching its new E-Truck range towards the end of 2017

New Continental PremiumContact 6 - a safe and comfortable tyre with sports-bred DNA

14 pc-6-2• New PremiumContact 6 successfully combines safety, comfort, sportiness and sustainability

• Continental focuses on "Safety without compromise"
• Superb balance between handling, comfort, rolling resistance and mileage at the highest level

Black Rhino Wheels Makes Substantial Donation to Save the Rhino

7 BlackRhino Dirk SwartIn 2016, Black Rhino Wheels committed to donate a portion of the sale of each wheel, for the entire year, to the Save the Rhino International (SRI) organisation.

Tiger Wheel & Tyre's Award-Winning Streak Continues

6 beeld-award-medallionTuesday, 30 May 2017. Johannesburg, South Africa. The winning streak continues for South Africa's most awarded retail wheel and tyre company.

High Court grants Minister Edna Molewa Order to wind down and liquidate REDISA

5 DEA redisaThe Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa became aware of REDISA's intention to cease collection of waste tyres with effect from the 1st June 2017.


2 redisaRedisa has released an announcement that it will cease collections from 1 June 2017, due to lack of funding.

New Distributor Heralds Better Availability of Complete Metzeler Tyre Range

31 TiMoto PR imageIn the high stakes motorcycle tyre world, one name has commanded riders' fierce loyalty for more than 120 years – Metzeler. Until now, however, the German brand has not enjoyed the widespread availability that local motorcyclists would prefer, but that's all changing with the awarding of the sole distribution rights for Metzeler to TiMoto.

Sava expands its Light Truck range with the brand new Trenta 2

11 sava-trenta2Port Elizabeth, May 2017 - Sava is pleased to announce the Trenta 2, its latest model in the Light Truck tyre range.With the launch of this new tyre, Sava offers an efficient and reliable tyre and expands its range to provide fleets with additional size options.

New Victoria Falls Store is Tiger Wheel & Tyre's Fifth in Zimbabwe

9 team-twt-vic-fallsA new Tiger Wheel & Tyre store has opened at 414 Clarke Road, Victoria Falls, bringing the beloved brand's store count to five in Zimbabwe.

Tiger Wheel & Tyre Celebrates its First Online and Book A Bay Customer

19 twt book-a-bayOn 6 April 2017, Tiger Wheel & Tyre's new ecommerce website with its innovative Book A Bay appointment service went live, with little advertising or fanfare to announce the development.

Apollo Tyres Africa introduce 3 new products

12 ApolloTBRApollo Tyres Africa (Pty) Ltd introduced the new EnduTrax mixed application all wheel and drive tyre at their TBR launch held in JHB.

Tiger Wheel & Tyre Breaks New Ground with Online Shopping Option

11 twt ecommerceOn 6 April 2017, Tiger Wheel & Tyre went live with a brand new ecommerce website - an industry-first for a large South African retail wheel and tyre chain.

Dunlop launches programme to empower township tyre traders

10 Dunlop 898Heeding government's call for radical economic transformation, Sumitomo Rubber SA (Pty) Ltd has launched the Dunlop Enterprise Development Programme to empower township entrepreneurs through employment creation, skills transfer and training.

Michelin launches Pilot Sport4 in South Africa

6 2MichelinPilotSport4The new generation tyre for premium and sports cars offers a perfect balance between pleasure and safety

Goodyear introduces the new Wrangler® All-Terrain Adventure

3 Wrangler AT AdventureA versatile All-Terrain tyre with the strength of Kevlar® to go_ off-road at a moment's notice

Tiger Wheel & Tyre Pietermartizburg Celebrates its 20th Birthday

30 twtOn 14 March 2017, Tiger Wheel & Tyre will celebrate 20 years of service to the good people of Pietermaritzburg, with the commencement of a birthday celebration featuring "20 Days of Madness".

Tiger Wheel & Tyre Store Opens in Springs

24 twt springs storeOn 16 March 2017, Tiger Wheel & Tyre made its debut in Springs with the opening of a showroom and fitment centre at the new Springs Mall, at the corner of Jan Smuts and Wit Roads.

Tiger Wheel & Tyre Store Opens in Auckland Park

20 twt aucklandpark storeOn 16 March 2017, a brand new Tiger Wheel & Tyre store opened at 3 Stanley Avenue, in Auckland Park.

South African Motoring Experience 2017 dates announced

16 sa-motoring-logoSouth Africa's only national motor show continues on the next leg of its journey from 1 - 3 September 2017 when the SA Motoring Experience, powered by the SA Festival of Motoring, takes place at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.

New Klerksdorp Store is Tiger Wheel & Tyre's 100th!

1 twt klerksdorpTiger Wheel & Tyre is back with a bang in Klerksdorp! A brand new and better-than-ever store has opened at the Matlosana Mall Precinct at 151 Joe Slovo Drive, Klerksdorp. Of particular note, is that this is also the 100th store for South Africa's best-loved wheel and tyre brand.

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