Metro Tyres – India‘s one of the leading tyres manufacturers is planning to roll out Tubeless motorcycle tyres in technical collaboration with continental AG of Germany. These tyres will be manufactured primarily for overseas markets to cater to the demand of tubeless tyres among the global two wheeler players like Honda, BMW and Yamaha etc.
Later on Metro will also roll out these tubeless motorcycle tyres in the domestic market.
Mr. Jorg Essiger, Managing Director, Continental AG, Germany who is especially here to finalize the details said, “We are witnessing an equal demand for Tubeless motorcycle Tyres in Asian market too as in Europe. And to cater to this growing market we are rolling out Tube less motorcycle tyres in partnership with Metro Tyres, for which all the required technical know how Continental is providing.
“On the occasion Mr. Max, R & D Head Continental AG, Japan said, “ India is going to be a major export hub for the two wheeler industry particularly for motorcycle and we at continental will further fueling the growth by flitting up Tubeless Tyres that are of international Standard, ECE approved, Technological superior with much longer life”
Metro Tyres will manufacture these tubeless tyres in its existing state -of –the- art plants at Ludhiana and the company is in the process of upgrading & installing the necessary infrastructure, required to manufacture these tyres.