Nexen Tire Motorsports Kicks Off 2019 Formula DRIFT In Long Beach

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Nexen Tire America has officially kicked off the 2019 Formula DRIFT season with this year’s Nexen Tire Motorsports Formula Drift team. Nexen Tire Motorsports introduced its team at the season kick-off event – Formula DRIFT Round 1: Streets of Long Beach – April 5-6 with all drivers running laps on Nexen Tire N’Fera SUR4G street-legal drift tires.

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Nexen Tire Adds New Winter Tires

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Nexen Tire has recently announced the expansion of its winter tire lineup.

The company has redesigned its WinGuard WinSpike WH62 for passenger vehicles and the WinGuard WinSpike WS62 for CUV/SUV vehicles from the ground up. The new releases have been developed for enhanced performance on snow and ice conditions. To meet increasing market demands, Nexen offers the tires in expanded size lineups.

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Nexen adds passenger, CUV/SUV winter tire to lineup

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DIAMOND BAR, Cailf. — Nexen Tire America Inc. has updated its winter tire lineup with the release of the WinGuard WinSpike WH62 for passenger vehicles and the WinGuard WinSpike WS62 for CUVs/SUVs.

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Cooper, Federal, Nexen, Yokohama earn Good Design honors

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CHICAGO — The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design has presented Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Federal Tyre Jiangxi Co. Ltd., Nexen Tire Corp. and Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd. with “Good Design” awards, which recognize “cutting-edge” industrial, product and graphic designs.

The Chicago Museum presents its Good Design awards annually in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies for their design excellence.

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Nexen Tires wins Good Design Award for Winguard Sport 2 tire

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Nexen Tire announced that the Winguard Sport 2 received an award at the ‘Good Design Awards 2018.’

The awarded Winguard Sport 2 is a premium ultra-high performance alpine/studless Passenger Car Radial (PCR) tire that provides the optimal driving experience in the snow with a winter reindeer and ski plate as its motif. It has been evaluated as a premium winter tire for its excellent grip and stable performance in the snow with its unique 3D winter kerf and zigzag groove.

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Nexen Tire Launches ‘American Muscle For American Heroes’ Program

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Nexen Tire America has announced “American Muscle for American Heroes” – an all-new program designed to honor a well-deserving veteran who has been wounded in combat and awarded the Purple Heart Medal.

Nexen Tire partnered with the highly respected Purple Heart Foundation to help select a Purple Heart recipient to receive an iconic American muscle car – a custom Nexen Tire Purple Heart Dodge Challenger.

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Nexen Tire to Increase Prices by Nov. 1

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Nexen Tire America, Inc. has announced it will be adjusting the pricing on all U.S. passenger and light truck tires sold in the U.S. starting Nov. 1.

The maximum increase will be 6% but will vary by SKU, the South Korean tiremaker said. Like other tire manufacturers, Nexen cited growing transportation and logistics costs as well as other rising business costs as the reason for the price increase.

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Nexen Tire America Adds New Features to Website

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Nexen Tire America, Inc., has debuted several new features to its website – www.nexentireusa.com. These new features were designed to make finding the right world-class tire easy and informative, Nexen says.

Updates include:

A new feature that lets users text tire and dealer information to a mobile phone for easy reference at a tire shop

Ability to send user’s tire selection to an email address to find the car’s fitment whenever – and wherever

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Nexen Tire Europe relocates HQ in Germany

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Eschborn, Germany – Nexen Tire Europe has relocated its head office in Germany and its European technical centre to a new building in Kelkheim, near Frankfurt.

The new HQ spans 11.000 square metres and has been built in 13 months, the Korean tire maker announced 5 Sept.

The office will house more than 80 Nexen employees in an open design space, where management, sales, marketing and R&D functions work together.

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Nexen Tire USA Launches All-New Website

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Nexen Tire America, Inc. has introduced its all-new website – www.nexentireusa.com.

The site, which Nexen says is a shopping and lifestyle experience, includes a completely redesigned dealer locator and interactive product information to make finding the right tire easy and engaging.

Key features of the new Nexen Tire USA website include:

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