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Top tyres now in SA

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TOP TYRE BRAND IN SA:SA customers will be able to choose from a variety of premium tyre offerings, designed by Giorgetto Giugiaro, from Vredestein. Image: Vredestein:


Heralded as one of the most elite performance tyre brands in Europe, Dutch-engineered Vredestein is is available at Dunlop Zone and selected ultra high performance tyre retailers in South Africa, reports SA Treads magazine.

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Manufactured in Enschede, Netherlands by Apollo Vredestein, the range, which comprises passenger, SUV, light truck, agricultural and industrial tyres, is said to offer superior safety, performance and handling to top-end vehicles.


The company's products are engineered to meet and surpass all safety criteria, including stringent European safety standards. It has been awarded top marks in many leading international tyre tests, among them, Auto Express magazine which recently named the Vredestein Sportrac 5 its "Recommended Tyre of the Year 2012".

According to Vredestein: "Premium styling is a concept around which tyres are created to guarantee superior road handling and performance with an extra elegant and stylish appearance."

Since 1997 Vredestein has been collaborating with Italian design consultancy, Giugiaro Design, whose design achievements have ranged from the very first Volkswagen Golf and the BMW M1.

The global automotive press named Giugiaro the "designer of the century" in 1999.

The following flagship Vredestein products are now available in South Africa: The Ultrac Vorti, Ultrac Sessanta, Ultrac Sessanta SUV, Ultrac Centro, Sportrac 3, Quatrac 3, Quatrac 3 SUV, Sportrac 5, Sprint Classic, Hi Trac 2 and Comtrac.

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