Category Archives: Hankook Resources

Hankook Tire Launches Corporate Governance Charter for ESG

Hankook Tire has established a corporate governance charter to promote transparent social, environmental, and governance management. The charter will help lay the foundation for the company’s sustainable business. It was approved on May 9. In addition, it will enhance the independence and professionalism of the board of directors and uphold the rights and interests of […]

Hankook Tire Equips Mercedes-Benz S Class With OE Tire

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class will feature three different types of Hankook tires as original equipment. The tires are designed to perform in summer, winter, and all-season conditions. They will have an “MO” label on the wall that stands for “Mercedes Original.” Mercedes-Benz only uses tires with this seal of approval as original equipment. The tires must […]

BMW Picks Hankook Tires as Original Equipment for the Electric i4 Gran Coupe

The Hankook Ventus S1 evo 3 ultra-high-performance tires will come as original equipment in the BMW electric i4 Gran Coupe. It’s available in sizes 18 to 19-inch widths. The company will provide an 18-inch all-position option and a 19-inch run-flat option. “The Ventus S1 evo 3 combines a reinforced sidewall with a high-strength bead core, […]

Hankook Tire Plans to Launch First Line of EV Tires

Hankook plans to release a new tire lineup dubbed “iON” made specifically for electric vehicles. The tires will be launched this year. They are designed to reduce rolling resistance and perform well with heavy and high torque vehicles. The tire manufacturer will produce Hankook tires in sizes ranging from 18 to 22 inches. These will […]

Hankook Promotes Executives to Strengthen North America Team

Hankook Tire recently promoted its executive members at its headquarters in Nashville, Tenn. The company named Curtis Brison the new president of Hankook Tire North America. He takes over from Sooil Lee who will remain CEO of Hankook Tire & Technology. Robert Williams was promoted to senior vice president of Truck, Bus and Radial (TBR) sales. […]