Barum’s Big Tyre Range - Tire Review Magazine

Barum’s Big Tyre Range

(Clacton, U.K./Tyres & Accessories) Viking International has further extended its best-selling Barum range to give customers greater choice.

With a reputation for quality products at competitive prices, Viking International has introduced 12 new Barum sizes in V and W speed ratings to its existing range of 81 tyres. In addition, point of sale material will be made available to support the new range.

Already covering a wide range of fitments from 12 to 18 inches, 40- to 80-series profiles, and speed ratings including T, H, V, W and Z, the range received significant acclaim in 2005 from Auto Express magazine. Dealer support includes consumer information leaflets, glossy reception posters, superior outdoor signage in a range of sizes and high quality branded clothing.  

John Caldwell, executive director for Viking International, says: “The long established Barum is regularly reported by our customers to be both an excellent tyre for the money, a quality product and was highly commended by Auto Express magazine. The additional sizes to this range have already been very well received and will provide our customers with even greater choice.” 

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