General Tire information
Continental-owned tyre brand General Tire is hosted in the Continental Tire US Headquarters, in South Carolina.
1915: Company founded in Charlotte, North Carolina, US.
1949: Carbon black-rich rubber compound invented.
1987: General Tire’s division bought out by Continental AG.
The General Tire brand specializes in 4x4 tyres and also manufactures tyres for cars and vans.
Competition / sports sponsorship
- The General Tire brand sponsors teams at four-wheel/off-road racing events, mainly in the US.
Content is provided for informational purposes. It is nonexhaustive and noncontractual. To find out more click here.