Kumho’s ground-breaking ‘Smasher’ and ‘Sealant’ tyres have been honoured with 2016 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA). With the world’s top three design accolades behind it – the Red Dot (Germany), iF International Forum Design (Germany) and IDEA (United States) – Kumho’s design and technological capabilities have now been recognised by the industry as a whole.
Kumho, the South Korea-based tyre manufacturer is set to become Tottenham Hotspur’s Official Tyre Partner for an initial two years from the start of the 2016/2017 season. The partnership was launched at Hotspur Way t as senior representatives from Kumho were joined by Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino and first-team players Heung-Min Son, Christian Eriksen,
Kumho’s already comprehensive 4×4 tyre range has recently been further enhanced by the addition of the Crugen HP91. While there are numerous Kumho 4×4 products from which to choose, the majority of requirements will be covered by this fine new on-road offering and the cross-functional Road Venture patterns MT KL71 and AT KL78. Between them
Kumho is set to launch a new high performance tyre, sitting just above its crowd-pleaser, the Ecsta Le Sport KU39. Developed for the ultimate supercar enthusiast, the Ecsta PS91 delivers a high level of wet and dry handling performance at high speeds on and off the track. The new tyre, is Y-rated and offered in
In addition to its current range of tyres for passenger cars, SUVs, off-road vehicles, sports cars, vans and trucks, Kumho’s eye-catching 300 square metre stand at Reifen, Essen, Germany this week featured numerous new products for a variety of tyre segments, including one for electric and hybrid vehicles; all of which are likely to be
In addition to its current range of tyres for passenger cars, SUVs, off-road vehicles, sports cars, vans and trucks, Kumho’s eye-catching 300 square metre stand at the upcoming reifen exhibition at Essen, Germany will feature numerous new products for a variety of tyre segments, including one for electric and hybrid vehicles; all of which are
Kumho-shod drivers have won the first two rounds of Ireland’s eight-round Triton Showers National Rally Championship.
For the fifth year in succession Kumho has been honoured with a prestigious Red Dot Design Award, a feat that’s unmatched by its fellow Korean tyre manufacturers and further endorses the company’s renowned design capabilities. Kumho’s winning entries within the product design category were the K-Silent Tyre and Road Venture MT51.
For many years, Kumho has been a supporter of projects organised by the ADAC (Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club), Europe’s largest motor club; not least the road safety-themed ones run by the body’s foundation, ‘Gelber Engel’. This fruitful partnership has now been extended ahead of this year’s ADAC Verkehrswelt, a travelling show that focuses on road safety
Kumho, already the tyre manufacturer of choice for many rally teams, has been appointed a key partner and official tyre supplier to Britain’s premier rallying series, the MSA British Rally Championship (BRC).
Garry Jennings achieved a memorable overall victory on the recent Corrib Oil Galway International Rally (February 5-7), using his Kumho-shod Subaru Impreza to beat three-times British Rally Champion Keith Cronin’s Citroën DS3 into second place by almost 3.5 minutes.