Kumho Tire has been presented with the Good Design Award (Japan) 2023 for its PorTran 4S CX11, a van and light commercial vehicle tyre.
The latest Auto Express annual summer tyre test featured the products of 11 top tyre manufacturers, including Kumho, whose Ecsta HS52 won two of the 10 disciplines outright
Wolf Fuder will later this month leave his role as head of marketing for Kumho Tire Europe, after almost 17 years with the Korean tyre maker.
Kumho Tire has agreed a new partnership with AC Milan, becoming the Italian football club’s new long-term premium partner and official tyre partner.
An annual five-a-side football tournament involving its customers and former players is one of the many benefits of Kumho Tyre’s long-term partnership with Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.
The rise and rise of the SUV has been the dominant feature of the European and indeed, the Irish car market, in recent years, which has inevitably had a fundamental effect on Kumho’s related tyre range
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.