Hankook debuts improved super-single drive-axle truck tire


NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Hankook Tire America Corp. has introduced the Hankook e3 WiDE DL21, a super-single long-haul drive tire that boasts greater life and mileage over its predecessor, the DL07.

Hankook said the e3 WiDE DL21 offers a 2-percent increase in tread life and a 10-percent drop in rolling resistance versus its predecessor.

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Hankook Tire expands its 2019 Great Catch Rebate promotion

Hankook Tire announces that it has expanded its roster for the 2019 Great Catch Rebate team.

The Official Tire of MLB gives customers a chance to make a great save of their own with this rebate program. Starting today, consumers can save up to $60 on nine of Hankook’s most popular passenger and light truck tire models, including the all-new Dynapro AT2.

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Low Rolling Resistance Tires Market 2018: By Key Manufacturers Yokohama Tire Corporation, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Sumitomo, Continental, Hankook Tire, Pirelli, Bridgestone, Michelin, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company


Global low rolling resistance tires market was valued at USD 60.5 Billion in 2017 and growing at a CAGR of 12.3% in the forecast period of 2018 and 2025. The upcoming market report contains data for historic years 2015 & 2016, the base year of calculation is 2017 and the forecast period is 2018 to 2025.

Market Segmentation: Global Low Rolling Resistance Tires Market

The global low rolling resistance tire market is segmented based on type, application, end user application and geography.

Based on type, the market is

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Hankook Becomes Official Tire Partner of W Series


Hankook Tire is now the official tire partner of the new W Series that specifically aims at encouraging women in motorsports.

Hankook Tire will provide its high-end racing tires, the Ventus Race (F200 slick and Z217 wet), in sizes VA 230/560-13 and HA 280/580-13 to the W Series.

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Hankook and Peaches in creative partnership

Hankook Tire has announced it will partner with Peaches, the California lifestyle and fashion brand known for translating street car culture into modern-day street fashion clothing. The next step “in the near future” is for Hankook Tire’s design team and Peaches to unveil several projects, including a series of experimental sports tyre designs to appeal to up and coming generations of drivers.

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Hankook to supply tires for the 2019 Ford Ranger


Hankook Tire will supply tires for the 2019 Ford Ranger. The midsize pickup truck will be equipped as standard with Hankook’s Dynapro HT (Pattern RH12) or Dynapro AT-m (Pattern RF10) as an option.

The Dynapro HT is a highway all-season tire that is designed to be durable and deliver high levels of traction on snow. Its wide footprint is said to give good grip in all driving conditions.

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Hankook Tire to chosen as OE tire for new Ford Focus Active


Hankook Tire announce it was chose as original equipment supplier to the All-New Ford Focus Active. The tire that will be fitted is Hankook Ventus Prime 3, an ultra-high performance tire with the perfect balance between performance, comfort and safety.

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Hankook Tire restructures and hires new executives

Hankook Tire is restructuring its organization and has made new executive appointments. The changes will take effect as of January 2019. Plans are to create an IT strategy department to accelerate digital transformation, such as a group IT policy function, as a global company.

The organizational restructuring will include the establishment of a car life business headquarters to secure new growth engines, strengthening the provision of automobile total services, as well as the sales of tires for passenger cars, trucks and buses. In particular, it will create further synergies by expanding business areas in automotive maintenance, repair and related parts through import car dealer business.

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Hankook presents new ultra-high-performance tire

Hankook Tire has launched its new ultra high-performance tire, the Ventus S1 evo 3, for passenger cars and SUVs.

Designed to give a sporty but comfortable ride in both dry and wet conditions, the tread of the tire incorporates innovative new materials, including high-performance natural resins, which increase grip levels. The high-grip, full-silica compound is processed using a special mixing technology, which ensures better distribution of the polymers and the filler material.

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Hankook chosen as exclusive tire supplier of F4, F3 Championship

Hankook Tire announced it was chosen as the exclusive tire supplier of Formula 4 U.S. and F3 Americas Championship ladder starting in 2019.

“We are extremely pleased to bring Hankook Tire on board for the F4 United States Championship and the F3 Americas Championship,” said SCCA Pro Racing Vice President Steve Oseth.

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