Indian Tyre Industry major and the pioneer of radial technology in the country, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd, recently launched an all-new state-of-the-art ‘JK Truck Wheels Centre’ at Naigaon in Pune
This is another significant effort by the company to cater to the growing demand for truck/bus tyre services and solutions in the city.
Spread over an area of 10,000 sq. ft., the JK Truck Wheels Centre is strategically located on the busy National Highway-9 that connects Pune to Vijayawada. The centre will also double up as a key transit point for vehicles headed towards other prominent cities like Solapur, Umarga, Hyderabad and Kodada.
The JK Truck Wheels Centre offers end-to-end solutions for truck and bus tyre care. The Centre is equipped with high-quality machinery, such as best-in-class wheel aligner, automatic tyre changer, radial tyre repair tools, Nitrogen inflator, greasing pumps, and pneumatic tools set.
Mr Girish Bapat, Cabinet Minister, Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection, Food and Drugs Administration and Parliamentary Affairs, Maharashtra, was the chief guest. He, along with Mr. Vikram Malhotra, Marketing Director, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd, inaugurated the Centre in the presence of several company officials and other esteemed guests.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr Malhotra said, “Being the leader in the franchise network for tyre care solutions, we are committed to reach the last mile to offer best-in-class services to our customers in the country. Our new JK Truck Wheels Centre in Naigaon is reflective of this unwavering focus. Pune is the second largest city in Maharashtra and witnesses heavy movement of commercial vehicles. We are confident that our new state-of-the-art Centre will contribute towards making the service and maintenance process hassle-free for the owners of trucks and buses in the region.”
In 2016, JK Tyre became the first Indian tyre manufacturer to sell 10 million truck and bus radial tyres in India. JK Tyre has evolved as a 360-degree service solutions provider and is currently the No. 1 franchise network that provides tyre care solutions through its network of service centres spread across the country.
JK Tyre has global presence in 100 countries across six continents, backed by production support from 12 plants – 9 in India and 3 in Mexico.
The company has a strong network of 4000 dealers and over 400 dedicated Brand shops called as Steel Wheels and Xpress Wheels providing complete solutions to its customers.