It's Our Birthday!!
We are pleased to announce that this year Tiger Wheel & Tyre commemorates 55 years of getting you home safely – and our celebration starts with YOU!
Shop with us now for your chance to win one of 55 R2022 vouchers. Winners announced monthly – all year long!
Don’t miss out. T’s & C’s apply.
Meet the team that have helped us reach 55!
What sets Tiger Wheel & Tyre apart from the competition? Simple, our people!
We believe in investing in our people to ensure their success and longevity within our brand. This in turn guarantees that you, our valued customers, receive expert advice and top-notch service. Throughout the years, many of our team members, through hard work and perseverance, have worked their way through the ranks, contributing invaluably towards the success and endurance of our business.
Each team member and partner play an integral part of the Tiger Wheel & Tyre family.
Here are just some of their stories.
TAKE A RIDE WITH US AS WE JOURNEY THROUGH THE DECADES, LOOKING BACK AT SOME OF OUR GREATEST MILESTONES. #LETSGOTOGETHER
Tiger Wheel & Tyre opens its first retail auto accessory store in Vredendorp under the name Tiger Performance and Spares
Dennis Cohen & Jimmy Joannou join forces and convert to Tiger Speed Den store in Fordsburg specialising in retailing and wholesaling automotive accessories
Formula 5000 champion Eddie Keizan raises R14000 to buy the company from Dennis Cohen & Jimmy Joannou
Keith Rivers joins the motorcycle business to develop a range of accessories. Keiths arrival sparks the birth of Tiger Bikes
Keith Rivers steps into the position of Director of Tiger Wheel Holdings
Tiger scoops the national distribution rights for Yokohama Tyres
Third Tiger Wheels store established in Durban. Tiger Wheel & Tyre retail franchise networks is established in Johannesburg, Cape Town & Durban. Tiger wheels store changes their names to Tiger Wheel & Tyre. Tiger motorcycle products division is sold to McCarthy Holdings.
Tiger Wheels Limited lists on the JSE at 60 cents a share
Tiger Wheels establishes a wholesale wheel distribution business (TSW USA)
Tiger Wheel & Tyre opens store in Enfield, London (UK). Tiger Wheels Limited purchases 74% of German Alloy Wheel Company ATS, which includes, two wheel factories in Germany
Tiger Wheel & Tyre launch a new CI Tiger Wheels Limited builds new factories in Babelegi and Poland, closes Elandsfontein and old Babelegi factories
Alex Taplin is appointed Operations Director of Tiger Wheel & Tyre
Tiger Wheels Limited acquires wheel factory in Kentucky USA, the Group now has 6 wheel factories and produces 8 million Alloy Wheels per annum
Tiger Wheels Limited unbundles and lists the retail & wholesale entities in a separate JSE listing under “Tiger Automotive Limited”. The manufacturing division remains with Tiger Wheels Limited. Tiger Wheel & Tyre launches its in-house tyre insurance programme, X-sure
Tiger Wheel & Tyre is appointed South African distributor for “Hankook” (Korea) passenger, 4×4 and LDV tyres
Tiger Wheel & Tyre launches slick new website
eCommerce websites launched for Tiger Wheel & Tyre
Full 4×4 accessories supply & fitment service launched to first pilot stores Xpress Wheel Straightening – “Convenient while you wait“ wheel repair service launched in selected Tiger Wheel & Tyre stores
Tiger Wheel & Tyre launched Malawi & Zambia franchises expansion with franchise partners Tiger Advantage Plus – Monthly Annuity membership launched providing Tiger Wheel & Tyre customers with expanded benefits
Zimbabwe opens first Truck & Bus centre under the Tiger Wheel & Tyre Brand
Tiger Advantage Plus reached 30 000 subscriber milestone
New Tiger Wheel & Tyre e-commerce site is launched.
Tiger Wheel & Tyre 4X4 Fitment Centre store count reaches 40
Tiger Wheel & Tyre partners with PG Glass to begin nationwide roll out of convenient windscreen repair & replacement solutions
2022 AND BEYOND – FOLLOW US AS OUR JOURNEY CONTINUES!