January 27, 2021

Pirelli Gets The Nod From Ford

Pirelli has been recognised as a top-performing global supplier for Ford Motor Company at the 20th annual Ford World Excellence Awards.

Pirelli was presented with a Gold Excellence Award by Ford Motor Company’s Joe Hinrichs, executive vice president and president, global operations, and Hau Thai-Tang, executive vice president, product development and purchasing

“It is an honor to receive the Gold World Excellence Award from Ford,” said Marco Crola, CEO of Pirelli Tire North America. “This has been awarded to Pirelli for its high technology and flexibility capabilities in supplying tyres to Ford’s global vehicle portfolio. It’s an important partnership for us and we look forward to supporting Ford in future.

“Being a global finalist for the Brand Pillar Award in Quality is also a great achievement, as it reflects Pirelli’s quality processes and productions across all business units worldwide.”

“Our World Excellence awards recognise the outstanding achievements of Ford Motor Company’s top-performing suppliers around the world,” said Thai-Tang. “Suppliers like Pirelli are key to Ford’s continued success.”