The General Tire brand, headquartered in Fort Mill (in the U.S. state of South Carolina), can look back on a history spanning over 100 years since its foundation in 1915. From early on, the company has produced tires for all types of motor vehicles. Continental acquired the company in 1987. Today, General Tire delivers car, truck, and industrial tires to customers all around the world. It also equips 4×4 vehicles with special tires.