Leader Rubber Company confirms ktm factory team title sponsorship




South Africa’s premier Offroad and Enduro racing team, the Brother KTM Factory Team, is proud to announce their title sponsors for 2015. The team will officially be know as the ‘Brother Leader Tread KTM Factory Team’ from 2015, proudly supported by their two title sponsors, Brother International SA and Leader Rubber Company.


“Leader Rubber Company, manufacturer of the Leader Tread brand of pre cure truck tyre retread material, is a leader in the supply of retread material to the South Africa and Sub Sahara region. This year the company celebrates 50 years of passion, innovation and development and to grow its brand awareness we have teamed up with the Brother KTM Racing Team for 2015. We are extremely excited to be working with the like minded professional outfit.”, says Brett Sproson, Managing Director of Leader Rubber Company.

Current Leader Tread Racing rider Dwayne Kleynhans will be joining the Brother Leader Tread KTM Factory Team from 2015. The talented Roodepoort based rider has gained a lot of experience in 2014, including racing the Red Bull Romaniacs event earlier this year and a 9th place overall in the National Enduro championship. He is looking forward to the Roof of Africa event in December and is extremely excited to join the Brother Leader Tread KTM Factory Team for 2015.


Brother International SA, headed up by their Managing Director Wayne Everton, will once again be a title sponsor to the Brother Leader Tread KTM Factory Team.

“Brother International SA has been our title sponsor for quite a few years now and we are privileged to have such a prestigious brand supporting us. They are the leaders in their field, may it be printers, labelling machines or sewing machines. Leader Rubber Company, as the name promises, are the leaders in truck tyre retread material, so it goes without saying that combining our three leading brands into one is a win-win-win situation for us all. Not only can we broaden each other’s footprint, we ensure that our athletes are ambassadors of their sport and ambassadors of the products and sponsors they represent. 2015 will be another exciting season and we are confident that our experienced team of riders will bring home more silverware in 2015.”, says Franziska Brandl, Team Manager of the Brother Leader Tread KTM Factory Team and Managing Director of KTM South Africa.