Press Releases

  • 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...

  • Motorsport

The battle for the DTM title will go down to the wire. Jamie Green (Audi) won the penultimate race of the season at the Hockenheimring on Saturday to move to within just nine points of fellow Audi driver and championship leader Mattias Ekström. However, Green’s hopes of winning the championship were dealt a major blow when the Briton was handed a ten-place grid penalty for Sunday’s final...

  • Motorsport

The 2017 Audi Sport TT Cup has its champion. Philip Ellis arrived at the season finale, which formed part of the DTM weekend at the Hockenheimring, as championship leader. The Briton won the penultimate race of the season on Saturday to open an unassailable lead with one race remaining. The third season of the junior series, which features 16 regular drivers from eleven countries, kicked...

  • Motorsport

As is tradition, premium tyre maker Hankook and the DTM are at the Hockenheimring this weekend for the grand finale of the 2017 season. The iconic circuit in the Hardtwald forest, near Heidelberg, will host the final two races of the year, which will determine who is crowned 2017 DTM champion. Six drivers are mathematically still in the title race. However, championship leader Mattias...

  • Truck / Bus
  • Corporate

The first Schmitz Cargobull Supplier Day took place as part of the recent celebrations for Schmitz Cargobull’s 125-year anniversary. The trailer manufacturer honoured suppliers in a variety of categories during the event. Hankook was the only tyre maker to take home a prize....

  • Car / SUV

Hankook’s Winter i*cept RS² shows top performance in 2017 Winter Tyre Test from the UK’s bestselling car magazine Auto Express. Hankook’s winter tyre came a very close second, beating off stiff competition as well as coming first in several categories including snow braking, snow traction and snow circle. ...


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