BAYRAKTAR GROUP

Third generation in business, the Bayraktar family business started into operation as a small spare parts trader in 1950's. Like many entrepreneurial families, Bayraktar family ventured in and out of different businesses although automotive has always been the core competence.

The Group has three areas of activity; automotive distributorship and retailing, automotive components and parts manufacturing, real estate development and portfolio management.

Today, the Bayraktar Group is a genuine world leader, operating both domestically and internationally in industry and trade. The six companies in our group, two of which are foreign capital Joint Ventures, currently employ 1,207 workers and generate an annual revenue exceeding $702 million.

  • Prestigious Global Brands

    The Bayraktar Group entered the field of automotive distribution in 1983, upon becoming the official Turkish distributor for Japanese manufacturer Yokohama Tires. Since then, we have added other prestigious automotive brands to our portfolio.

    In 1995, we assumed the Turkish distributorship of Citroën, the European automotive leader French PSA group’s brand.

    In the very same year, following an agreement with Fuji Heavy Industries, we started to distribute Subaru automobiles in Turkey. Fuji Heavy Industries partnered in Subaru's Turkish operations with a 10 percent share, confirming Fuji's confidence in our group.

    In 2009, we enriched our portfolio by incorporating the premium Japanese automobile brand Infiniti.

    Since 2014, The brand ResistAll launched by Cal-Tex, one of the most successful companies in USA in terms of paint and upholstery protection, auto detailing and maintenance applications is now available in Turkish market under the guarantee of Bayraktar Group.

  • Bayraktar Otomotiv: Absolute Customer Satisfaction in Retail

    In 2008, we entered into automobile retail services sector under the brand name Bayraktar Otomotiv, with the goal of providing absolute customer satisfaction. Continually expanding, we currently serve our customers through retail centers in Istanbul and Izmir. Our centers offer sales, after-sales, spare parts and resale services for the international brands we represent.

    Our first retail point opened in 2008 in Izmir, and our second in Istinye in 2009. In 2011, we opened one more branch, namely Cekmekoy. All locations offer sales, after-sales, spare parts and resale services for Subaru and Citroën automobiles. In addition, our Izmir locations provide sales and after-sales services for INFINITI

  • A Supplier for Global Brands

    Our four factories in Pinarbasi and the Izmir Free Zone manufacture spare parts in conformity with international standards, creating value while advancing the Bayraktar Group's industrial identity. Our companies Ege Endüstri and Ege Fren are OEM producers for global brands, mainly exporting to international markets.

    Ege Endüstri supplies domestic and international automotive manufacturers with axles and axle parts, suspension systems and their components. Through successful R&D investments, high production capacity and consistent growth, Ege Endüstri has earned a respected and expanding niche in the sector.

    In partnership with US Meritor, the world's number one manufacturer of truck axles, Ege Fren Factory is the main supplier and licensed manufacturer of several global brands, including the German truck manufacturer MAN.

  • Turkey’s First Shopping Mall

    The Bayraktar Group is a pioneer in Turkish real-estate development. We spearheaded projects such as Turkey’s first shopping mall (Atakoy Galleria), Turkey's first 5 Gold Anchor winner private marina (Atakoy Marina) as well as hotels, marina parks, shopping and amusement centers.

  • Turkey's First Outlet Center

    In 1997, we founded Izmit Outlet Center, the first outlet store in Turkey. Managed by the Bayraktar Group's real-estate development company Bayraktar Gayrimenkul Geliştirme, Izmit Outlet Center provides a cosy environment where visitors can shop while spending quality leisure time with family and friends.