Kumho Tire’s performance in the European market has recently shown strong growth, the company has reported.
The extensive Kumho range of truck tyres has benefited from a significant investment in new technology in recent years and currently features such leading-edge products as:
Sponsors tend to come and go in the fast moving world of motorsport, making Kumho’s relationship with the BMW Racing Drivers Club one of the longest of its type in UK club history
Already the official tyre supplier to the TCR touring car competition on four continents, Kumho Tire recently signed a deal to become the title sponsor and exclusive provider to the related TCR World Tour.
One of Kumho Tire’s latest high-performance patterns, the Ecsta HS52, received a ‘good’ rating in the recent test of summer tyres by the German motoring association ADAC.
The asymmetrically-patterned Ecsta PS71 was one of the first major products to be developed at the Kumho’s R&D Centre at Yongin near Seoul
Kumho has outstripped 30 rival manufacturers to take fifth place overall in Auto Bild’s latest all-season tyre test with its popular Solus 4S HA32 pattern.
Gangseung ‘Tony’ Lee has been appointed as the new head of Kumho Tire Europe GmbH, effective 1st October.
The rise and rise of the SUV has been the dominant feature of the car market for some time now, and it’s having a fundamental effect on Kumho’s related tyre range
Kumho Tyre (UK) helped the Max Adventure team complete the ‘Driven To Extremes Euro EV Marathon’, as they beat their original target and covered
Well used to receiving Red Dot Design Awards for its road tyres, Kumho has now won one for its ‘Airborne Tire’, a concept product aimed at the rapidly evolving UAM (Urban Air Mobility) sector.