Barum tyres were founded in 1924 as a manufacturing factory for wellington boots. The company would work under Bata in Czechoslovakia. Later in 1934, it started to produce various types of tyres for the company’s vehicles as it would cost really high to import tyres for their vehicles. Next, in 1945, three different companies – Bata, Mitas and Rubena signed an agreement and launched its joint tyre manufacturing company, Barum Tyres and produced its first radial tyres in 1967. The company the built a new plant to import products from Otrokovice to different places. In 1992, the plant in Otrokovice and Continental AG joined hands in agreement to establish Barum Continental, another branch of tyre manufacturing.
By the end of 2010, the company has been known as one of the leading tyre manufacturing factories in the world, exporting their products to over 40 countries in Asia, Europe, North and South America. The company produces weather based tyres such as all- season tyres, winter tyres and summer tyres for different types of vehicles which include lightweight trucks, vans, passenger cars, industrial related vehicles and SUV/4x4. Barum OR56 Cargo is a high- performance tyres that are specifically designed for vans and belong to the category of summer tyres. The tyre is manufactured with the latest technology and provides comfort and safety.
Barum OR56 Cargo consists of unique tread pattern that provides excellent traction between the surface of the road and the rubber compound of the tyre. It consists of wide longitudinal grooves that enable the water to disperse easily and quickly, while driving through wet road conditions, thwarting the risk of aquaplaning. The tread blocks of the tyre consist of enhanced stiffness and offers better cornering stability along with excellent short braking distance. It has an outstanding wear resistance along with high stability and durability. The center rib of the tyre enables high braking stability in both wet and dry road conditions. The tyre provides low rolling resistance emanates in low fuel consumption and hence this decreases the emission of carbon in the atmosphere.
Barum OR56 Cargo tyres are available in many sizes which include: Barum OR56 Cargo 195/70 R 15 97 T - The tyre provides a smooth ride at high speeds without causing any sort of distortion and also has a noise decreasing system. The tyres have a mileage of one- hundred and ninety kilometers per hour, gaining a speed rating of T. The tyres go through a very stringent testing process before being supplied to the automobile markets. The tyres of Barum follow the guidelines given by the European Union and also bears a label of the European Union which was developed in order to further advance the productivity of the economy and environment and also provide road safety.