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Gislaved information

Today’s Continental-owned tyre brand Gislaved originates from the town of Gislaved in Sweden.


Important dates:

1893:  rubber manufacturing factory founded by the Gislow brothers in the Swedish town of Gislaved.

1905:  manufacturing of the company’s first automobile tyre while the production lines were producing bicycle tyres until then.

1992: the Gislaved tyre brand bought out by Continental.

Gislaved specializes in winter tyres.