Automechanika Dubai marks its 20th edition at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from October 2nd– 4th 2023.Goodyear, one of the world’s largest tire companies, is poised to make its significant 4th impact with Goodyear branded engine oils in the automotive| industrial |power generation & marine sectors. For the 4th time, Goodyear Lubricants will be showcasing a diverse range of over 100 varieties of Goodyear engine oils & specialties lubes totaling over 400 SKUs for sale in the Middle East, Africa and parts of Asia.
Goodyear Lubricants are distributed exclusively by ALONSA ELECTRIC GROUP (A member of Al Tara Group since 1978). Goodyear (and winged foot design) and blimp are the trademarks of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber CO, Akron, Ohio USA used under the license by ALONSA Electric Gulf Fzco since 2020. Alonsa is a diversified commerce group with one of its business vertical’s is solely responsible for the marketing and distribution of Automotive Engine Oils| Greases & Specialties under the Goodyear brand.
In 2023-2024 development plan: Egypt, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and South Africa are critical focal points for the company’s aggressive revenue outreach. It plans to establish additional distribution points across these zones. ALONSA has already set up distribution partners in over 26 countries for Goodyear lubricants since 2020 under its distribution program.
Goodyear Lubricant products are ESMA-certified for sale in the UAE. The specifications of API are applied to products where applicable. Goodyear VIGOR 15W40 CI4 is a high-performance diesel lubricant with Volvo & Mercedes Benz OEM certification. GOODYEAR CRUIZER PLUS 5W40 API SN is Mercedes Benz certified. All with the latest accreditation. Goodyear Lubricants blending plants are in Europe, Malaysia, UAE & USA. The products are tested under ISO 17025 laboratories primarily.
ALONSA’s product development team is set to launch a comprehensive range of lubricants, fluids, and additives tailored for electric vehicles. Additionally, products from its USA production facility, featuring fully synthetic gasoline engine oil adhering to SP API standards, are set to hit the market. Alonsa & Goodyear are also in the final stages of developing a high-performance lubricant for racing engines, formulated with Ester and Mas treatment for enhanced horsepower and torque.
Regarding corporate social responsibility, ALONSA group nurtures entrepreneurship by actively promoting and appointing distributors of Goodyear lubricants. The group empowers local startups and dynamic individuals to become resellers with the support of established distributors in their respective countries.
About Alonsa Electric Gulf FZCO
Alonsa Electric Gulf FZCO, based in Jebel Ali Free Zone Dubai, UAE, established in 2005, is part of Al Tara Group in the United Arab Emirates. It is a leading marketing & distribution company with presence in multiple countries in the region. Its trade sectors range in Home Appliances | FMCG | Logistics & Automotive Ancillaries industries.
About The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs approximately 62,000 people and manufactures its products in 46 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, please visit: www.goodyear.com/corporate