New Goodyear outlet opens in Batu Caves, KL

By CARSIFU | 26 October 2018

KUALA LUMPUR: Saudagar Rim Rawang – better known as SDGR – has partnered with Goodyear Malaysia Berhad to launch its first Goodyear Autocare outlet in Batu Caves.

Located along Jalan Sungai Dua, Batu Caves, this outlet comes equipped with state-of-the-art service bays and comprehensive automotive service kits.

Goodyear Malaysia Berhad managing director Ben Hoge said, “To redefine our customer’s experience, we rolled out the new Goodyear Autocare outlet concept since 2016 that combines impactful visuals, comprehensive products and service offering, and modern outlet design to make the tyre purchasing journey different here in our outlets for today’s discerning customers.

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“This is an inaugural partnership between Goodyear and SDGR. It reflects Goodyear’s commitment in offering a competitive advantage for its partners, from the areas of product and knowledge support, wide range of product availability, to services and after-sales support. We always seek ways to support our partners and be a part of their journey as they expand their business with the establishment of more Goodyear Autocare outlets under their belt,” added Ben.

The outlet’s officiating ceremony was graced by Hoge as well as Chee Lip Choon, sales director, Goodyear Malaysia; Mohd Sany Hamzan, member of parliament for Taman Templer; Brigadier General Mislan Anuar; Professor Dr Ibrahim Hashim; as well as Iskandar Zabani and Loh Chee Hoe, co-owners of SDGR.

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SDGR not only offers some of the latest Goodyear tires, including the Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3 and the Goodyear Assurance Triplemax 2, which will be officially launched in November and is the successor of the legendary Goodyear NCT5, but a wide selection of performance rims as well.

Iskandar and Loh, founders of SDGR shared, “After building SDGR as a household brand in the rims industry, we are always looking out for ways to expand our business. We are very excited to have this venture with Goodyear, tapping into their deep product knowledge and business support to expand our presence within the Klang Valley region.”

Goodyear Malaysia will be adding 28 new stores alongside 38 refurbished stores in 2018. This brings the grand total to 66 shops that feature the new Goodyear AutoCare concept.