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Dunlop is an English tyres brand. Currently, its owners are Sumitomo Rubber Industries and The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company. They work this brand through Joint Venture. Sumitomo markets the brand in Asia, Africa and South America;. At the same time, Goodyear works the markets of Oceania, Europe and North America. Thanks to its outstanding quality and prestige, the Dunlop tyre is increasingly present in premium cars, SUVs and sedans.

1.- Dunlop Tyre Shop New Zealand
1.1.- Dunlop Auckland
1.2.- Dunlop Canterbury
1.3.- Dunlop Wellington
1.4.- Dunlop Waikato
1.5.- Dunlop Bay of Plenty
1.6.- Dunlop Otago
1.7.- Dunlop Manawatū-Whanganui
1.8.- Dunlop Northland
1.9.-Dunlop Hawke’s Bay
1.10.- Dunlop Taranaki
1.11.- Dunlop Southland
1.12.- Dunlop Tasman
1.13.- Dunlop Nelson
1.14.- Dunlop Gisborne
1.15.- Dunlop Marlborough
1.16.- Dunlop West Coast
2.- Dunlop Tyres Models
3.- Dunlop History

Dunlop Auckland

Dunlop Canterbury

Dunlop Wellington

Dunlop Tyres Waikato

Dunlop Tyres Bay of Plenty

Dunlop Tyres Otago

Dunlop Manawatū-Whanganui

Dunlop Tyres Northland

Dunlop Hawke’s Bay

Dunlop Tyres Taranaki

Dunlop Southland

Dunlop Tyres Tasman

Dunlop Nelson

Dunlop Gisborne

Dunlop Marlborough

Dunlop West Coast

2.- Dunlop Tyres Models

Dunlop SP10Dunlop Direzza DZ102Dunlop Direzza ZIIIDunlop Grandtrek AT21Dunlop Grandtrek PT3ADunlop Grandtrek SJ6Dunlop Grandtrek ST30Dunlop Grandtrek WT M3Dunlop SP10Dunlop Sport Maxx Race 2Dunlop SP Sport 2050Dunlop SP Sport 5000 MDunlop SP Sport MaxxDunlop SP Sport Maxx A1 A/S

▷ Dunlop Sport Maxx RT2: Max Performance Summer tires are for serious driving enthusiasts who want a combination of a performance appearance, competent handling and Z-speed rated (orhigher) durability with enhanced dry and wet traction.

▷ Dunlop Direzza ZIII: The Direzza ZIII is Dunlop’s Extreme Performance Summer tire designed for the drivers of sports cars and performance vehicles with all the Dunlop technology.

▷ Dunlop GrandTrek AT5: Tough and long-lasting, excellent off-road performance and great handling stability.

3.- Dunlop Tyres History 

Curiously, the story does not begin on four wheels; not even about two, but about three. In 1888 the founder of Dunlop, John Boyd Dunlop, noticed his young son, who was driving a tricycle with solid rubber tires on the cobblestones. He noted that the boy was not going very fast and that he did not seem very comfortable either. Trying to make his son ride more smoothly and maneuver better, Dunlop took the trike, wrapped the wheels in thin rubber sheets, glued them together, and inflated them with a soccer ball pump. In this way he created the first air damping system in history, and laid the foundation for the first proper tire.

Less than a year later, Dunlop’s invention made its racing debut on two wheels. By making it possible for a little-known racer to easily beat superior opponents in a series of bicycle races, thanks to the advantage that tires gave him, sporting competition immediately became a constitutive feature of Dunlop tradition.

Dunlop then patented the idea and began to refine his invention as a trading company, founding what would soon be known as Dunlop Pneumatic Tire Co. Ltd. In 1890 he opened his first tire factory in Dublin, and three years later the first in continental Europe, in Hanau (Germany). In 1895 Dunlop tires were also sold in France and Canada, and manufactured in Australia and the United States. By 1898 business had outgrown the Dublin base, and production moved to England, first to Coventry and then, in 1902, to a 400-acre site in Birmingham, later to be known as Fort Dunlop. In 1910 Dunlop planted the flag in Malaysia, establishing a 20,235 hectare rubber plantation. In 1913 the first Japanese tire factory opened in Kobe. In twenty years, Dunlop had made the solid tire obsolete and gone from pioneer to first global multinational company. It manufactured all over the world and sold all over the world.

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