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Barum information

Today, the Continental Group owns the Czech tyre brand Barum.

Important dates:

1945:  merger of three companies - Zlin-based Bata, Nachod-based  Rubena, and Mitas – into BARUM in Czechoslovakia. The Barum company was born.

1967:  the first radial tyre is manufactured.

1992:  the Continental Group buys out the company.

Competition / sports sponsorship

Motor racing:

  • Since 1971, the Barum tyre brand has been car rally organizer event in the Czech Republic.