Press Release

Aug. 31, 2006

Toyo Tires on Display at the Moscow International Motor Show 2006

Toyo Tire & Rubber Co., Ltd. (President: Yoshio Kataoka) announced that it will open an exhibit at the Moscow International Motor Show 2006 organized by the Crocus Expo, scheduled to be held for five days from August 30 (Wed.) to September 3 (Sun.), 2006 in Moscow, Russia.

The Moscow International Motor Show is the largest international motor show in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and this year marks its 10th anniversary. More than 1,000 automotive-related companies in total from approximately 30 countries are scheduled to show their exhibits this year, and over 150,000 visitors are expected.

This time at our exhibition booth ? in collaboration with a prominent tuner and audio equipment manufacturer vehicles will be on display, with a focus on five customized cars fitted with the PROXES tire series, a global brand of ultra high-performance tires.

A studless product line, which is highly valued in the Russian market, as well as a SUV product line whose future sales growth is expected, will also be on display.

Our company, through this exhibition, is committed to further enhancing the Toyo Tire brand image in the Russian market, where demand is continuously growing.




Toyo Tire Corporation
Corporate Communications Dept.
Hyogo Head office Telephone: +81-72-789-9100 Facsimile: +81-72-773-3272