JK Tyre becomes exclusive OE supplier for top-end variants of Hyundai Creta

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 06 Jan 2021


JK Tyre & Industries a leading tyre manufacturer and the pioneer of radial tyre technology has announced that it has become an exclusive tyre partner with Hyundai Motor India for its highest selling SUV, Creta.

The company says over the years it has introduced hi-technological products that are best suited for Indian roads. Through this association, JK Tyre will offer superior performance, comfort and handling to the top-end variants of the Hyundai Creta with its UX Royale 215/60 R17 radial tyre.

The tyre comes with a 5-Rib asymmetric design, variable draft groove technology, stable shoulder tread blocks, waffle groove and aero wing design. JK Tyre says the UX Royal 215/60 R17 is the perfect fit for Hyundai Creta, with the tyre capable of giving superior ride comfort with crisp handling and low noise even at all speeds.

Commenting on the partnership, VK Misra, technical director, JK Tyre and Industries said, “We are proud to further strengthen our partnership with Hyundai India for one of India’s best-selling SUV’s Creta. Through this collaboration, we aim to provide supreme quality tyres with cutting-edge features to complement the ride quality for the customer. JK Tyre’s best-in-class technologies in radial tyres and tyre testing mechanism will ensure safety of customers driving Creta in multiple terrains. We are confident that this association will further strengthen our market presence and we look forward to a continued and reinforced partnership with Hyundai Motors.”

Hyundai Motor India said, “All new Creta has been a benchmark SUV ever since it was launched in March 2020. Offering customers exceptional performance, unparalleled comfort and convenience as well as opulent aesthetics, all-new Creta continues to be the customers’ brand of choice. Our partnership with JK Tyre to offer Creta with UX Royale 215/60 R17, continues to carry forward this SUV’s premium offering with superior handling and driving dynamics.”

In addition, JK Tyre & Industries has joined hands as a tyre partner for Hyundai India’s exclusive membership club ‘Hyundai Mobility Membership’. Through this association, members of Hyundai Club across the country can avail exciting offers on JK Tyre’s products including their smart tyres range.