Dunlop is a tire manufacturer founded in 1889 in Birmingham, England by John Boyd Dunlop. This brand is headquartered now in Akron, Ohio, United States. This company is a tire manufacturer owned by many companies. A big part of actions is owned by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company which operates in North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. Also, the Sumitomo manufacturer, which sells tires under the Dunlop name.
For example: In Asian countries like Japan, China, Thailand, and Russia, Dunlop Tires is operated by Sumitomo Rubber Industries, while in Malaysia, Dunlop is operated by Continental AG.
The most highlighted Dunlop innovations include:
Noise Shield Technology - cuts down interior vibrations and noise by 50%.
Bead Seat System - allows precise control.
VersaLoad Technology - provides consistent handling, ride comfort, and tread wear.
Multi-Pitch Tread Design Technology - reduces noise for a quieter ride
Dunlop tires are one of the most trustworthy products on the market offering quality and high-performance at the same time. Car manufacturers like BMW, Jaguar, Renault, Mercedes-Benz use Dunlop tires as their Original Equipment.
The Dunlop product includes the following categories:
Direzza - high-performance summer tires
Signature - for a high comfort level ride
Grandtrek - trucks and SUVs tires
SP all-season tires
Graspic - winter tires
SP Sport and SP Sport MAXX - Ultra-High-Performance tires.
One of the most popular models from the Dunlop lineup is the Grandtrek AT20. This model is built especially for light trucks, crossovers, and SUVs. It is developed to provide dependable traction, a high level of comfort, and longer treadwear. The Grandtrek AT20 comes with a special all-season tread compound and an aggressive tread pattern designed to give the best traction and braking on dry surfaces. This model is available from 15 to 18-inch sizes and a 60,000-mile tread warranty.
If you are looking for high-performance tires for your coupe or sedan then the Dunlop SP Sport 7000 A/S is for you. This model is used as original equipment on some vehicles from Honda, and Infiniti’s lineup. The SP Sport 7000 A/S offers increased traction in any weather condition and sporty handling performance at the same time. This tire is available in a range of 16 to 19-inch sizes.