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  • Motorsport

Herberth Motorsport produced a stunning display with the Porsche 991 GT3 R to win the final round of the 24H Series powered by Hankook in Austin/USA. The German team is the first to receive the title ‘Champion of the Continents’, awarded to the team to amass the greatest number of points at the Hankook 24H COTA USA and the races in Dubai and Portugal. The 41 teams and 174 drivers made...

  • Motorsport

The drivers at the Hankook 24H COTA USA battled it out for the top grid positions on Friday afternoon. In the final qualifying session ahead of the grand finale of the Creventic 24H Series powered by Hankook, it was Jeroen Bleekemolen in the Black Falcon Mercedes-AMG GT3 who impressed with the fastest time. The Dutchman took just 02:06.461 minutes to complete a lap of the 5.49-kilometre...

  • Motorsport

The 24H Cota USA, which takes place from 10th to 12th November at the Circuit of the Americas in the Texan city of Austin, forms the grand finale of the 2017 Creventic 24h Series powered by Hankook. The final race of the season is also a first for the series, as the drivers go head to head in the USA for the first time. Premium tyre maker Hankook has been involved in the series as...

  • Corporate

Hankook Tire achieves global sales revenue of KRW 1.824 trillion and an operating profit of KRW 214.1 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Financial results were driven by the increased sales of Ultra High Performance Tyres (UHPT) in Europe and China....

  • Motorsport

Following the spectacular season finale at the Hockenheimring, the DTM and exclusive tyre partner Hankook are heading for extra time in the land of the rising sun. On 11th and 12th November, all three manufacturers competing in what is arguably the most popular international touring car series, Audi, BMW and Mercedes AMG will be at the final of the SUPER GT series in Motegi/Japan,...

  • Truck / Bus

Hankook Tyre UK have won the contract to supply tyres to Fagan & Whalley, a haulage and logistics specialist. The Lancashire-based haulier chose Hankook after being offered complete tyre solution coupled with unrivalled service and support package....

  • Corporate

Hankook Tire has opened its first U.S. manufacturing facility in Tennessee, USA to enhance its global production portfolio. The Tennessee plant exemplifies the company’s continuous efforts to create innovative and cutting edge technology for its U.S. customers as well as for the global market....

  • Motorsport

Hockenheim/Germany, 17th October 2017 – That went well for the Audi Sport Team Phoenix. The crew with Mike Rockenfeller behind the wheel performed, on average, the fastest tyre change of the entire DTM season and has been presented with the Best Pit Stop Award 2017 by Hankook. This is the second time that the Audi team has been able to claim the sought-after prize from the exclusive DTM...

  • Motorsport

René Rast is the new DTM champion. The Audi driver finished second in Sunday’s final race of the season at the Hockenheimring. This result was enough to earn Rast the title in his first season in what is probably the most popular international touring car series. The DTM rookie leapfrogged ahead of fellow Audi drivers Jamie Green and Mattias Ekström in the Drivers’ Championship to claim...

  • Motorsport

The title race in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship is over. Second place for championship leader Lando Norris in Saturday’s opening race at the final round in Hockenheim proved sufficient for the Briton to claim the title ahead of the final two races. The youngster also wrapped up the rookie competition to crown a very strong second half of the season. Since 2012, Hankook has...


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