YHI and Jono Climo join forces


New Zealand dis­trib­u­tor of Nitto t yres and Race­line wheels YHI ( New Zealand) Ltd is proud to an­nounce a part­ner­ship with 2015 North Is­land Class 8 Off- road cham­pion Jono Climo and co- driver Josh Piper. Rac­ing Climo’s well- known self­engi­neered and fab­ri­cated t win turbo V8 ‘ DSTRBR Hilux’, the team is set to be a force to be reck­oned with. The DSTRBR will be run­ning 17” Race­line AL Mon­ster bead locks and push­ing Nitto Trail Grap­pler and Mud Grap­pler t yres to their ab­so­lute lim­its at offroad com­pe­ti­tions around New Zealand. “Josh Piper, myself and team 869 are ec­static to have YHI on board as sup­port for our ex­cit­ing sport,” said Jono. “We are itch­ing to get the 869 into ac­tion once again but this time with an arse­nal of new rub­ber and wheels. We are spoilt for choice with the Nitto line up – with the op­tion of many tread pat­terns we have cho­sen the trail grap­pler and mud grap­pler to give us dif­fer­ent t ypes of trac­tion on the many t ypes of sur­faces we race on. We look for­ward to be­ing great am­bas­sadors for our new brands.” Marketing man­ager of YHI ( New Zealand) Ltd Sarah Mar­shall said, “With over 18 years of rac­ing ex­pe­ri­ence, a long list of ac­com­plish­ments un­der his belt, and a strong sense of pride and com­mit­ment to his work and rac­ing ac­tiv­i­ties, we look for­ward to join­ing Jono, Josh and the 869 team on the track.” In­cor­po­rated on the 19th of Novem­ber 1995 YHI ( New Zealand) Ltd is a sub­sidiary of YHI In­ter­na­tional Ltd and is New Zealand and Sin­ga­porean owned. YHI New Zealand dis­trib­utes an ex­ten­sive range of au­to­mo­tive and power prod­ucts from world class brands in­clud­ing Achilles Ra­dial, Nankang, Nitto, Pirelli, Neu­ton and Ac­cel­era t yres and Ad­vanti Rac­ing, OZ Rac­ing, Enkei, Konig, Mamba and Race­line al­loy wheels, and Wild­land steel wheels

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