Bridgestone Tyre Shop Richmond
Phone: +64 3544 0133
Tyres Brands: Bridgestone & Firestone
Address: Kotua Place, Stoke, Nelson
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday: 07:30 – 17:00, Saturday: 08:00-12:00 Sunday: Close.
Bridgestone is a Japanese tyre manufacture company, founded 1931 in the city of Kurume, Fukuoka, Japan. In 1988, acquired The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company and is one of the biggest tyre companies in the world, with 181 production facilities in 24 countries.
Today the Bridgestone Corporation is the world’s leading tyre manufacturer, supplying quality tyres for cars, trucks, buses, construction and mining vehicles, industrial machinery, agricultural machinery, aircraft, motorcycles and others.
In New Zealand, Bridgestone is the only tyre manufacturer. The Papanui plant provides a significant community contribution as one of the biggest employers in the Christchurch area. The factory opened in 1947 and produced the first tyre to be made in New Zealand.
Bridgestone Dueler, Potenza, Ecopia, Turanza and Blizzak are synonymous of high quality, trust and comfort.
▷ Bridgestone Dueler: it is a tyre designed for the four seasons of the year and also helps to consume little fuel.
▷ Bridgestone Potenza: these tyres are designed for sports cars because they provide excellent grip, both on dry and wet surfaces, providing excellent response and handling.
▷ Bridgestone Ecopia: is the most environmentally friendly tyre produced by Bridgestone, because it is built with materials that generate less environmental impact. Also is designed for traction and comfort for all four seasons.
▷ Bridgestone Turanza: these tires help absorb noise delivering a smooth and reliable ride. Like its brother Potenza, it is also excellent on dry and wet floors.
▷ Bridgestone Blizzark: this model is designed for snow and ice, delivering the best performance in the winter season.
Richmond is a city located in the north of the South Island and is the seat of the Tasman Region Council. Although Richmond is outside the city limits, Nelson is part of the urban area and has about 12,500 residents. It is characterized by being a service centre for farms and fruit tree orchards. There are wineries, beaches and art galleries.
Tyres in Nelson
There are an estimated 40.000 vehicles in Nelson, which means there are 200.000 tyres in this region.
Nelson is located in the upper part of the region and is known as the bay where the “sun always shines” surrounded by national parks such as Nelson Lakes, Queen Charlotte Sounds and Abel Tasman. The Regional Council is a unitary authority. Its coast is characterized by its rich culture, for its diversity of activities such as parachuting, rock climbing and fun water activities on its beautiful beaches.
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