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Tidewater Express, Inc. is proud to offer Nokian Tyres to Hampton, VA, Chesapeake, VA, and Newport News, VA at some of the lowest prices around. Tidewater Express, Inc. helps customers find the right Nokian Tyres for their car or truck at the right price that fits their budget. Give us a call at (757) 723-1214 today and we will work with you to find the right Nokian Tyres for your car. Or you can contact us online. Remember Tidewater Express, Inc. is the number one Nokian tyre dealer in Hampton, Virginia and also offers great deals providing Hampton, VA auto repair services. Not sure which tyre is right for your car then use our online tire catalog.
Nokian Tyres PLC was established in 1988, and was publicly traded with a listing on the Helsinki Stock Exchange in 1995. The company can trace itself back to 1898, when the company was known as Suomen Gummitehdas Oy, or the Finnish Rubber Factory. The production of passenger tyres started in 1932, and the company's most successful product, the Nokian Hakkapeliitta tyre, launched in 1936.
As the largest tyre manufacturer in the Nordic Countries, Nokian Tyres offers tyres that continue to satisfy customers' worldwide. Nokian Tyres has a wide variety of summer and winter tyres, for cars and heavy machinery. Not only does Nokian tyre manufacture tyres, Nokian also is the largest re-treading materials manufacturer in the Nordic countries. Nokian produces the Vianor tyre Chain. The Vianor tyre Chain is sold in over 360 outlets across Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakstan, Switzerland, and the U.S.
Nokian Tyres sells products to key markets including: Nordic countries, Russia, North America, Eastern Europe, and Alpine area, i.e. countries that demand tyres that can handle all driving conditions due to severe weather conditions in different seasons.
The Nokian tyre Company product development, administration, and marketing functions are all done in Nokia, Finland. Two facilities are used to manufacture most products; one in Nokia, Finland, the other facility is located in Vsevolozhsk, Russia. The newest factory in Vsevolozhsk, Russia opened its doors in the summer of 2005. Other products that Nokian Tyres produces are contracted to manufacturers in the USA, Indonesia, Slovakia, and China. Nokian uses its own sales companies located in Sweden, Norway, Germany, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Russia, and the USA.
2007 was a record year for Nokian Tyres, with net sales of 1.025 billion Euros, while employing 3,535 people. The Vianor tyre Chain employed 1,241 people, and the Russian manufacturing facility employed 511 people.
An example of the high quality products by Nokian tyre is the WR G2. This tyre is the ultimate slush performance tyre on the market today. The WR G2 has the capability to provide safety in both wet and snow road conditions, giving the tyre stable handling and low rolling resistance.