Premium tyre maker, Hankook is factory-fitting the new Ford Focus Active with the Hankook Ventus Prime 3. The tyre, which stands for safety, performance and comfort, has been available in sizes 215/50R18V and 215/55R17V for the vehicle model since December 2018. Thanks to smart technologies such as freely selectable drives modes, the Ford Focus Active
Hankook has named Ho Bum Song as the new Managing Director of Hankook Reifen Deutschland GmbH. Song has many years of experience in the industry and has been working at Hankook Tire for more than 20 years.
Hankook Tire Europe has appointed Guy Heywood as the new Marketing and Strategy Director for its European truck and bus business.
Hankook is the new official tyre partner of the W Series, providing the series with its high-end racing tyre, the Ventus Race (F200 slick and Z217 wet), in sizes VA 230/560-13 and HA 280/580-13.
Hankook Tire is set to provide original equipment tyres for the all-new Ford Focus Active. The tyre that will be fitted is the Hankook Ventus Prime 3, an ultra-high performance tire with the perfect balance between performance, comfort and safety.
Hankook Tire has appointed Brett Emerson as Managing Director for UK from January 1, 2019.
Starting in 2019, premium tyre maker Hankook will be entering a long-term partnership with Renault Sport Racing for the “Formula Renault Eurocup” racing series.
At this year’s Essen Motor Show in Germany, premium tyre maker Hankook Tire is once again concentrating on future topics and presenting two futuristic concept tyres, the Aeroflow and the Hexonic.
The new campaign vehicle for the “TUNE IT! SAFE!” initiative, which stands for safety in tuning, was unveiled at the VDAT (Association of German Automotive Tuners) stand on the Press Day at this year’s Essen Motor Show.
Hankook Tire America, a growing leader in the U.S. tyre market, will be the exclusive tyre supplier for SCCA Pro Racing’s formula championship ladder, starting in 2019.
The 2018 motorsport season is drawing to a close and Hankook can already start to look back on what has been another successful year.