Recently at a special ceremony – Contivention 2022, held at Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, Mr. Karel Kucera, Managing Director, Continental Middle East, honoured Saud Bahwan Automotive with the prestigious HVT Exceptional Growth Award 2022. The award recognises Saud Bahwan Automotive’s efforts for exceeding sales targets for High Value Tyres (HVT) and becoming the Best Distributor for Continental Tyres in the GCC and LEVANT region. Receiving the award was Mr. Abdullah Mohamed Bahwan, Managing Director Corporate, Saud Bahwan Group.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Karel Kucera said, “I would like to congratulate Sheikh Mohammed Saud Bahwan, Chairman, Saud Bahwan Group, for this noteworthy achievement. Saud Bahwan Automotive has demonstrated exceptional results owing to its innovative marketing practices and customer-focused initiatives. I would like to thank Chairman for his strong leadership and strategic investments in development of the Continental Tyres brand in Oman. These have resulted in Continental Tyres benefitting with outstanding sales in the High Value Tyre segment in GCC and LEVANT region.”
Sharing his views on the occasion was Mr. Juan Uruburu, Head of Sales – Passenger and Light Truck tyres (PLT) and Commercial Vehicle Tyres (CVT) for Middle East Region. He said, “Saud Bahwan Automotive is a very important partner for us. We greatly appreciate their commitment to customer care and various marketing initiatives that reflects in all their activities. Indeed we are very delighted that they have won this prestigious award and we wish them the best for the future. We are confident that Saud Bahwan Automotive will continue its journey of success while exceeding all expectations year-on-year.”
Accepting the prestigious award, Mr. Abdullah Mohamed Bahwan said, “On behalf of our Chairman, Mohammed Saud Bahwan, I dedicate this honour to our esteemed customers. I also take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude to Continental Tyres for their commitment to bring in state-of-the-art product range, continued support and encouragement, without which this achievement would not have been possible. I would also like to thank Mr. Karel Kucera, Mr. Juan Uruburu and their team, for continued guidance and willing support extended to us at all times. Last but definitely not the least, I would like to thank our dedicated team at Saud Bahwan Automotive, whose hard work and dedication have made this distinguished achievement possible.”
Speaking about Saud Bahwan Automotives’ continued efforts and focus on achieving high levels of customer satisfaction Mr. Abdullah Bahwan said, “At Saud Bahwan Automotive prompt attention to customer needs has always been a top priority. Towards this, we have made substantial investments in building a nationwide network of branches and state-of-the-art facilities. These systematic efforts along with focussed marketing strategies and unique customer care initiatives, ensure that customers have the finest experiences at any Continental Tyres outlet in Oman.”
Continental Tyres’ High Value Tyres (HVT) are the premium tyres that are integral to the high-end premium car brands like Lexus, Toyota, Lincoln, Ford and more. HVT tyres renowned for their impressive safety features, riding comfort and ultra-high performance. Reason why they are so popular with customers.
Founded in 1871, Continental is a multinational company that manufactures safe, efficient and performance-oriented tyres for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and two-wheelers. Continental Tyres is one of the foremost leaders in tyre technology and tyre production, with a broad product range suitable for use in a variety of conditions and applications. And through continuous investment in research and development, Continental makes a significant contribution to mobility that’s secure, cost-effective, and ecologically friendly.
In Oman, the association between Saud Bahwan Automotive and Continental Tyres began in 1975. What began as a single showroom back then, has now grown to having an extensive network of 40 branches and over 300 dealers spread across Oman.