Carters Tyres Christchurch
Phone: +64 3348 7607
Tyres Brands: Falken, GT Radial, Pirelli, Dunlop, Goodyear.
Address: 63 Hayton Road, Wigram, Christchurch.
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday: 07:30 – 17:00, Saturday: 09:00–12:00, Sunday: Close.
About Carters Tyres Christchurch
Carters Tyres Service is one of New Zealand’s most iconic tyre companies. Founded in 1985 by New Zealand businessman Gary Carter, today it has more than 40 branches throughout the country.
What makes this company special and important is that it re-invests all its capital in setting up new tyre stores in different towns in all New Zealand, giving back to the community all the support they have given this company over the years.
Carters Tyres Service is a family business managed by Gary and Matt Carter (son) together, achieving to open new modern tyres stores in recent years.
In addition, the company is specialized in car, truck and agricultural tyres. And it also provides the services of alignment, punctures, wheels and batteries.
Carters Tyres Service are New Zealand´s largest independent 100% kiwi owned and operated serving clients like big trucks companies to the smaller family wagons. For tractor to racing cars, from north to south in the country, the company always has its doors open for customers who need tyres.
Tyres in Christchurch
There are an estimated 293.000 vehicles in Christchurch, which means there are 1.460.000 tyres in this city.
Christchurch is located on the east coast of the South Island; it is the second-largest city and third most populated in New Zealand. It is also the gateway to the Canterbury region. It is a city prone to earthquakes were recently in 2011, unfortunately, caused much destruction and thousands of deaths. There are several museums like the Quake City to know this kind of phenomena with testimonies and their different technical aspects. It is also the oldest city, which was founded in 1850 where it is the seat of the Canterbury Regional Council. It is next to the New Zealand Alps and the Banks peninsula and is a beautiful destination both for its cultural richness and its spectacular surroundings.
Falken Tyres History
Falken is a young Japanese tyre brand in the global market. With the help of Sumitomo Rubber Industries, the brand has managed to penetrate the 4×4 and racing segments. Its impressive popularity in the United States is due to the Wildpeak AT3W model that has conquered the hearts of all off road lovers. Additionally it carries a model of tyres designed for high speed called Azenis. In New Zealand Falken is operated by major tyre chains in most regions of the country.
Falken tyres is a well-known brand of tyres for cars and light trucks. It belongs to the Japanese conglomerate Sumitomo Rubber Industries and its origins date back to 1983.
Its primary marketing strategy has been to promote itself in drifting car races, aggressive UHP (ultra-high-performance product) tyre designs and remarkable technological innovation. By 1985 he began exporting tyres to the United States of America, and in 1991 he established his first distribution centre in California, then in New Jersey, Texas and Tennessee.
The company’s most famous models are the Sincera, Ziex, Azenis and the Wildpeak. In recent years, the company has sponsored several sports such as German Basketball League, Liverpool F.C., Qantas Wallabies Major and Major League Baseball.
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