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Hankook Tyre will again be exhibiting at the IAA 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, the world's largest motor show on 230.000sqm with an expected 932,000 visitors. In line with the “Future Now” motto of this year’s show, the company will present the tyre technologies of tomorrow at its fair booth. Alongside design ideas for the mobility concepts of the future, the focus will be on innovations...

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Mike Rockenfeller was declared the winner of the twelfth race of the 2017 DTM season in a post-race decision at Circuit Zandvoort on Sunday. The Audi driver had finished runner-up after 37 laps of exciting racing. However, the first man across the finish line, Marco Wittmann (BMW), was subsequently disqualified after the race for a breach of the rules. The reigning DTM champion had less...

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Hankook has been supplying the FIA Formula 3 European Championship with the Ventus Race tyre since 2012. With its extreme reliability, strong performance and maximum safety, the race tyre offers the young drivers optimal support as they go about their day-to-day racing. The dune circuit in Zandvoort is the seventh of ten rounds for the 19 starters from twelve different countries. At the...

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The race tyre supplied by premium tyre maker Hankook performed strongly in race eleven of the DTM season in Zandvoort on Saturday. Although sand was constantly blown onto the circuit from the adjacent dunes, and the track had been re-surfaced, the Ventus Race provided plenty of grip and impressed with a high level of consistency on the demanding track, which places extreme strain on both...

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The Audi Sport TT Cup enters the second half of its season this weekend at Circuit Zandvoort. The 16 young drivers from eleven countries will contest races seven and eight at the 4.307-kilometre racetrack on the Dutch coast as part of the support programme for the DTM. As the wind constantly blows sand onto the track, the circuit in the dunes is regarded as one of the most demanding on...

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For the first time Hankook Tire has been rated by the international credit rating agencies Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s (S&P). The ratings on the level of multi-national companies reflects Hankook Tire’s strong position as a global premium tyre brand....

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Following their trip to Moscow, premium tyre maker Hankook and the DTM are abroad again this weekend for races eleven and twelve of the season. The Dutch coastal town of Zandvoort hosts what is probably the most popular international touring car series, and the dune circuit is one of the most demanding tracks on the race calendar for the Ventus Race supplied by the exclusive DTM tyre...

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Hankook Tire achieves global sales revenues of KRW 1.667 trillion and an operating profit of KRW 203.7 billion in the second quarter of 2017. Sales of Ultra High Performance Tires (UHPT) with global top tier technologies increased. UHPT sales accounted for 36.9% of total sales, marking a 1.7% increase in comparison to the same period last year. ...

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Daventry, UK, 8th August 2017 - Hankook staff together with a selection of tyre retailers and Fleet Managers participated at the Hankook Golf Classic South which took place at Hanbury Manor Hotel & Country Club in Hertfordshire. This second golf event continued to raise funds for Transaid, an international development organisation transforming lives through safe, available and...

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The second half of the 2017 DTM season started with a thrilling and spectacular race at the Moscow Raceway on Sunday. Maro Engel celebrated his first win in what is probably the most popular international touring car series. The Mercedes-Benz driver completed the mandatory tyre change on the first lap, and this strategy proved successful. The 29-year-old made the most of the fast and...


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