JK Tyre & Industries Ltd, India’s leading tyre manufacturer, today launched 14.00-25 36 PR Mine Champion E4/L4 OTR tyre at the ‘bauma CONEXPO INDIA 2018’. The new premium tyre has specifically been developed for new-age Tipper trucks and Wheel loaders for mining applications.

Launched at the ‘bauma Conexpo 2018’ that witnessed participation from over 700 exhibitors and over 40000 business visitors, the product was unveiled by Mr. Rajiv Prasad, President- India Operations, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd., at the JK Tyre pavilion. Mr. Vikram Malhotra, Marketing Director, JK Tyre & Industries Ltd, was also present at the launch.

The MINE Champion offers excellent strength and durability with its best-in-class load carrying capacity and casing strength. The new product joins JK Tyre’s comprehensive OTR segment product range that is highly efficient for application in Industrial and Mining segments.

The MINE Champion is a premium product, which comes equipped with a distinct tread pattern, developed using high-end computational simulations, thereby providing excellent traction, flushing and contact pressure distribution. The strong nylon construction provides excellent casing strength and reliability during rigorous applications. The new-age SILICA-based dual tread compound results in excellent cut resistance and cooler running, during hauling operations.

Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Rajiv Prasad, President- India Operations, JK Tyres & Industries Ltd, said, “As one of the leading tyre manufacturers in India, we have the desired expertise to serve the growing requirements of the Indian mining and infrastructure sectors. We have been developing customised product solutions for industrial applications and the MINE Champion is the latest addition to our highly robust OTR product portfolio. With its best-in-class features, we are confident that the MINE Championwill act as a highly efficient partner in tough mining applications.”