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Established in 1917, Yokohama is a Japan's oldest tyre manufacturer, producing high performance tyres for cars, vans and 4X4s. They make over 70 million tyres each year and are the official tyre supplier to the FIA World Touring Car Championship and the European Touring Car Cup.
Yokohama is well known throughout the industry for its high-performance attributes on and off the track. They are renowned for developing tyres of quality, reliability and durability, leading them to be the chosen tyres fitted as original equipment for some of the world's leading car manufacturers, including Audi, Mercedes, Nissan and Volkswagen. These manufacturers rigorously scrutinise Yokohama's tyres to make sure they perform well in braking, handling, stability and tyre wear in both wet and dry conditions.
Yokohama are also passionate about the environment in Japan, all eight of YOKOHAMA's own production sites have maintained "complete zero emissions" since March 2006, and had achieved 100% recycling of industrial waste by the end of FY2009. Under Dr Akira Miyawaki, the Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd is on course to plant its goal of half a million trees over a ten-year period at Yokohama’s 17 locations around the globe.
As of July 2015, Yokohama are the official shirt sponsor for Premier League football team Chelsea FC. The partnership brings together two global organisations who each take pride in performance and innovation.