Press Releases

  • Motorsport

On Saturday, Philipp Eng won the first foreign race of the 2019 DTM season in Zolder. After 39 laps, the Austrian BMW driver was first to cross the finishing line. He was 8.645 seconds ahead of his closest challenger and celebrated his first win in what is...

  • Motorsport

Premium tyre maker Hankook and the DTM kicked off the 2019 season with some thrilling race action in Hockenheim. Fans at the iconic circuit near Heidelberg were treated to spectacular motorsport and a successful first outing for the new DTM cars, which...

  • Motorsport

The Audi Sport Seyffahrt R8 LMS Cup kicked off its second season at last weekend’s DTM opener at the Hockenheimring. The one-make cup is held over seven race weekends. At five of these, the professionals, juniors and gentlemen drivers feature on the...

  • Motorsport

René Rast won race two of the 2019 DTM season on Sunday, after an impressive fightback at the Hockenheimring. The Audi driver started from 16th on the grid and twice came in for a fresh set of the Hankook race tyre. This two-stop strategy paid dividends,...

  • Motorsport

Marco Wittmann produced a dominant performance to win the opening race of the 2019 DTM season. The BMW driver was always on top of things in a rainy Hockenheim on Saturday, crossing the line first after 34 laps of racing to convert his pole position into...

  • Motorsport

The Hockenheimring is the stage for a world premiere this weekend. The iconic circuit near Heidelberg hosts the inaugural round of the women-only W Series, which shares the bill with the DTM. As a partner from the outset, premium tyre maker Hankook has...

  • Corporate

For the first quarter of 2019 Hankook Tire reports sales of KRW 1.64 trillion and an operating profit of KRW 140.1 billion. High-inch tyres, starting at 18-inch, account for 53.9% of total sales. This marks a 3.3% increase compared to the same period last...

  • Motorsport

Hankook is continuing at full throttle and consistently expanding its involvement in motorsport. At the start of the year, the premium tyre maker entered into more partnerships with renowned racing series. Hankook has been the exclusive tyre partner of the...

  • Corporate

Hankook Tyre UK demonstrates continuous success, with the appointment of Rob Burkhill as Regional Sales Manager for the Northern Region. Rob brings with him a wealth of experience with nearly 20 years in the industry, which will assist in building and...

  • Corporate

Tyre maker Hankook has appointed Thomas Jacobi as the new Human Resources Director at Hankook Tire Europe. Jacobi brings with him a substantial expertise in personnel and employee management. The 43-year-old has spent the past 13 years working in human...


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