Yokohama India becomes an official partner to the PHD Chamber Women Car Rally 2019. Globally, Yokohama has become synonymous to motorsports. Yokohama contributes to the growth, development and revitalization of the motorsports. Yokohama would also extend technical expertise to evaluate health of the tyres being used at the participant’s vehicles.
The Women Car Rally 2019 is a national level motorsports event and it is the 2nd year of organizing event in association with the PHD Chambers of Commerce. The rally will run in Time-Speed-Distance (TSD) format through Delhi-Dehradun-Chandigarh from March 30th to 31st, 2019.
“Yokohama group promotes motorsports activities all over the world as well as in India. The women rally with TSD format is a great opportunity for women drivers as first step to go for extreme motorsports events “said Mr. Sanjay Chatterjee Head Sales & Marketing.
The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. has already crossed a milestone figure of completing globally 100 years. Yokohama tyres are now available in the Five Continents, 149 countries and regions. Globally is synonymous to motor sports, sole supplier to the FIA operated WTCC (WTRC from 2018)
Yokohama India Pvt Ltd. is 100% subsidiary of the Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. decided to foray into Indian market in 2007 and now running in its 11th year of successful operations. India being one of the fastest growing automobile markets made Yokohama India to start its 1st manufacturing plant in November 2014 and achieved the milestone figure of 1 millionth tyre production in year 2016. Production capacity expansion has already started owing to increasing demand for Yokohama tyres.