At Bridgestoneas dream is to become a truly global enterprise and to establish the Bridgestone brand as the undisputed world No. 1 brand in both name and substance. Across the globe,Bridgestone team is focused on achieving this goal.

The roots of this dream date back to the establishment of Bridgestone Tire Co., Ltd. in 1931. Anticipating the future potential of tires for passenger cars and the international development of the business, founder Shojiro Ishibashi used an English translation of his surname for the name of the company. Even then he may indeed have been dreaming of the future of the Bridgestone Group.

As Japan's automobile industry grew, The Bridgestone Group expanded its business to become Japan's largest tire manufacturer. The company also actively expanded overseas, particularly in Asia.

In 1988, the company acquired The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company, a well respected global corporation with a venerable history of its own. This transformed Bridgestone into one of the world's largest tire and rubber companies and created a global team dedicated to serving customers worldwide with the highest level of quality, service and technology.

Models

M748


The M748 trailer tyre is designed for short distance city use and on partially paved roads.
M788


The mid-size all position tyre is designed for a regional use.
M840


This all position on/off tyre carries the TCOT casing design, which gives excellent resistance to cuts, and chipping.
R192


An all position bus tyre for use in urban areas.
R249


Maximum highway performance. Minimum cost per kilometre.
R260F


Triple-tough regional/urban steer/all-position
R287


Smooth wearing ultra-long haul steer/all-position.
RR729


A superior drive tyre for long distance highway use.
W985


Premium winter drive axle tyre for mild conditions.

News

April 12, 2018
According to the news Qingdao Doublestar published, DOUBLESTAR and its subsidiary XINGWEI(Korea) sign with KUMHO tire and its creditor : Korea Development Bank(KDB) about subscription agreement and stock holder agreement, XINGWEI will invest 646.3 billion won at the price of 5000 won per share to subscribe 129,267,129 common share of KUMHO tire...

March 16, 2018
The world’s largest tyre and rubber company revealed its dedicated training centre at the Motor Industry Research Association (MIRA) in Warwickshire, to supplement its existing portfolio of industry-recognised qualifications at customers’ headquarters...

February 27, 2018
On February 20, the Tire Technology Expo 2018 was held by UKIP in Hanover, Germany. Doublestar smart equipment was on shown with “Industry 4.0” smart factory successful cases and innovative R&D differentiated products, which has been highly praised and recognized by industrial experts and customers...

January 02, 2018
On December 28, 2017, the "2017 Chinese Brand Annual Awards" was held in Beijing. During the conference, thirty-five enterprises were awarded as “The Industrial Annual No.1 Brand”. In the tire industry, Doublestar...

August 30, 2017
All new Volkswagen Polo will be leaving the factory equipped with Kumho tyres. Already a supplier for the fifth generation of the model, we are now supplying the Ecowing ES01 KH27 in 185/65 R15 88H size for fitment...

August 09, 2017
The vast majority of new UK specification cars are delivered on what are classed as Summer tyres, which provide these vehicles with optimum performance for most of a typical British year – in fact until the temperature drops below 7 deg C, at which point the tread compound begins to harden and grip levels fall...

July 10, 2017
Bridgestone’s unwavering commitment to road safety has been honoured with two prestigious accolades at the TyreSafe Awards 2017....

May 25, 2017
Now readily available on the UK market, the eagerly-awaited ECSTA PS91 is Kumho’s optimum performance road car product. Benefiting from the company’s enviable motorsport achievements, PS91 is aimed squarely at supercars and such mouth-wateringly quick passenger saloons as BMW M cars...

May 05, 2017
Heuver Tyrewholesale supplied the first tyres from its new NEO series last week. The tyres in question were the new NEO Allroads T+ trailer tyres, which feature M+S markings and can be supplied from stock in size 385/65R22.5. This was the first tyre...