Leading tyre manufacturer, Maxxis India has announced its association with Honda Motorcycle and Scooter company. Maxxis India is now an exclusive original equipment manufacturing partner for the much awaited launch of 2020- 'The Hornet 2.0.'
Commenting on the association, Mr. Bing-Lin Wu, Marketing Head, Maxxis India,said, “We are very excited about this newly forged association with HONDA HORNET 2.0. The product has already generated a lot of anticipation in the India market and EXTRAMAXX tyres will further elevate rider’s experience of driving this juggernaut. Our Extramaxx tyres, made with the World’s Most Advanced Technology Aramid Fibre has already proved its mettle amongst the most rugged terrains and gives the real ‘Thrill of Driving’ with utmost safety and comfort.”
He further added, “This Made-in-India EXTRAMAXX Tyres will redefine the performance benchmark in the industry and I’m confident that it will become the preferred choice of customers in the time to come.”
About the Extramaxx tyre:
The New Hornet 2.0 is a BSVI compliant bike and will be fitted with tyres sized 110/70-17 M6233 and 140/70-17 M6234 in the front and rear respectively.
The Extramaxx tyre is amongst the best in the industry and is known for smooth ride during long journeys on tough terrains. Extramaxx, is built using the world's strongest aramid fibre, the same fibre used for making bulletproof vests, leading to better control and minimizes the chances of punctures. Its Dual Compound Composition minimises rolling resistance while improving stability and tyre life.
The unique ‘Carcass Breaker’ structure of Extramaxx tyres makes it two times stronger than an ordinary tyre. The side compound on the rear tyre provides higher traction and better control during cornering. The Super wide and flatter tyre profile provides a larger contact patch, better grip, and handling at high speeds.
About Maxxis Tyres:
Maxxis is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cheng Shin Rubber Ind. Co. Ltd., the largest two-wheeler tyre manufacturer and the ninth largest tyre company in the world. The company has its presence in 6 continents with 21 manufacturing plants and 5 R&D Centres worldwide, serving customers across 180 countries.
The sub-company of Maxxis Group, Maxxis India (Maxxis Rubber India Private Limited) started its own arm of business in India in 2015 and has built its first manufacturing facility in Sanand, Gujarat. The facility is spread across a massive 106 acres and has a capacity to produce around 20,000 tyres and 40,000 tubes per day. Maxxis currently serves as an OEM tyre supplier to Honda, Hero Moto Corp, Yamaha and Suzuki (Two-wheelers), Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki, Tata and Jeep in India. Maxxis Rubber India has been selected as the original equipment tyre supplier to India’s number one selling model, Honda Activa, since 2015. Maxxis is fast expanding its partner network and have built over 2000 dealer network so far in India.