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  • Motorsport

Jamie Green produced an impressive display to take victory in Sunday’s race at the Lausitzring. After 43 laps, the Audi driver crossed the finish line 6.295 seconds ahead of fellow Audi man Mattias Ekström. Third place went to Robert Wickens (Mercedes-Benz). The soft and fast slick provided by premium tyre maker Hankook not only impressed with an extremely high grip level, but also...

  • Motorsport

Lucas Auer is unstoppable in the DTM at the moment. The Mercedes-Benz driver led from start to finish to claim a dominant win on Saturday at the Lausitzring – his second victory in only the third race of the season. The 22-year-old started from pole, controlled the field from the word go, and crossed the finish line after 43 laps of racing with a lead of 3.613 seconds over fellow...

  • Motorsport

The DTM opener in Hockenheim two weeks ago greatly exceeded the high expectations. The spectators witnessed spectacular racing at its finest, with numerous overtaking manoeuvres, different strategies and thrilling duels right down to the final lap. The newly developed race tyre from exclusive DTM partner Hankook was largely responsible for this impressive start to the season. The...

  • Motorsport

Jamie Green produced a dominant drive to overcome unsettled conditions on Sunday at the Hockenheimring and win race two of the DTM season. After 32 eventful laps, the Audi driver crossed the finish line with a lead of 4.936 seconds to take the 14th win of his DTM career. With the race starting in dry conditions, the drivers initially headed out on the newly-developed Ventus Race slick...

  • Motorsport

The Audi Sport TT Cup kicked off the new season at the DTM race weekend in Hockenheim on Saturday. 16 drivers from eleven countries will line up in the junior series. The field is younger than ever, with the average age of the drivers just 18.7 years. The talented youngsters will do battle at circuits in Germany, Austria and the Netherlands on seven race weekends, six of which share the...

  • Motorsport

The newly-developed slick from premium tyre maker Hankook enjoyed a successful debut in the opening race of the DTM season in Hockenheim on Saturday. The soft race tyre delivered the strong performance expected, and behaved exactly as desired by the manufacturers in the DTM and the organiser, ITR e.V. The new Ventus Race, now in its fourth generation, offered the drivers a lot of grip...

  • Motorsport

Premium tyre maker Hankook will once again reward the fastest pit crew in the DTM with the Best Pit Stop Award in 2017. This is now the seventh time that the exclusive DTM tyre partner has run the unofficial pit stop championship, which recognises the vital work of the pit crews during tyre changes, which can often make or break a race for their team. Come the end of the season, the...

  • Corporate

Hankook Tire announced global sales revenues of KRW 1.639 trillion in sales. Ultra High Performance Tire (UHPT) sales accounted for 36.7% of total sales, marking a 1.4% increase in comparison to the same period last year. The company will continue to strengthen its premium brand value by expanding sales of UHPT and larger size tires starting from 17-inch....

  • Motorsport

Premium tyre maker Hankook and the Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz teams in the DTM embark on their seventh season together at the Hockenheimring this weekend. Hankook has been exclusive tyre partner of the premium German car makers in what is probably the most popular international touring car series since 2011. During this time, Hankook’s Ventus Race tyres have always performed strongly at...

  • Corporate

Hankook Tire starts their online competition to raffle tickets to the 2017 UEFA Europa LeagueTM final match in Stockholm at https://hankook.stockholm-showdown.com, as well as for the Hankook Fans’ Final, following last years’ successful campaign. Participants can try their luck until May 10th – the winners will see the game live in Friends Arena at Stockholm, Sweden. ...

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