Manuel Balado founded Balado National Tires in Miami in 1962 at 1633 NW 27th Ave, six months after fleeing Cuba and 13 years after founding the chain, as Gomera Nacional Balado, in Havana, Cuba. In this family photo, he is seen at his tire shop in Miami. Today, there are three locations.
Manuel Balado founded Balado National Tires in Miami in 1962 at 1633 NW 27th Ave, six months after fleeing Cuba and 13 years after founding the chain, as Gomera Nacional Balado, in Havana, Cuba. In this family photo, he is seen at his tire shop in Miami. Today, there are three locations. Balado family
Manuel Balado founded Balado National Tires in Miami in 1962 at 1633 NW 27th Ave, six months after fleeing Cuba and 13 years after founding the chain, as Gomera Nacional Balado, in Havana, Cuba. In this family photo, he is seen at his tire shop in Miami. Today, there are three locations. Balado family

From Cuba with tires, Balado National Tire founder Manuel Balado dies at 98

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