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Top Tire Manufacturers Release Sustainability Roadmap

Top Tire Manufacturers Release Sustainability Roadmap

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) recently released a roadmap that caters to the members of the Tire Industry Project. The initiative is aimed at accelerating the value-chain impact the industry has on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These were adopted in 2015 by all the United Nations Member States to address the […]

Hankook Tire Provides OE for the 2021 Porsche 718

The incoming 2021 Porsche 718 Boxster and Cayman models will be available with a cool set of ultra-high performance (UHP) Hankook tires. This is set to happen at the beginning of spring thanks to another partnership between Porsche and Hankook. The tire includes the Ventus S1 evo 3 that is tailor-made for Porsche. It’s available […]

Hankook Debuts First Line of Trailer Tires

Hankook Tire America Corp. announced on April 5 that it would launch its first line of Hankook trailer tires. The standard line is dubbed Vantra Trailer while the high-load variant is named Vantra Trailer TH31. The former is available in nine sizes while the latter will be released in three sizes. The Vantra Trailer boasts […]

Hankook Tire Survey Reveals Neglect On Auto Maintenance

Hankook Tire Gauge Index indicates that as Covid-19 cases decline and a nationwide vaccine campaign is gaining momentum, Americans are driving more. About 66% of Americans are now driving at least a few days a week against 31% in April 2020. However, the Gauge Index showed that most people aren’t caring for their cars. According […]

Hankook Partners With Junk King and Revvo on Smart Tire Pilot Program

In a recent announcement, Hankook Tire is partnering with Revvo Technologies, an advanced smart tire technology and predictive data analytics company based in Silicon Valley and Junk King, an Eco-friendly junk removal and hauling company based in North America to take smart tires to the next level. Hankook will integrate its SmartFlex tires with advanced […]

Tesla Model Y to Sport Hankook Tires

Hankook Tire is the seventh-largest tire manufacturer globally by sales. In a recent development, the maker will supply Hankook tires as standard equipment for the Tesla’s Model Y. This is following an announcement that was made by industry officials on Monday. Hankook already supplies a set of 19-inch tires for the Model Y produced in […]

Hankook Tire Recognized For Being A Leader in Environmental Sustainability Management

Hankook Tire recently received an A- score from CDP (previously known as Carbon Disclosure Project) in the “Climate Change” sector. This underscored its leadership and commitment to environmental sustainability management. CDP is a global non-profit organization that evaluates environmental transparency among companies. It assesses their climate change and water security disclosures. Like the Dow Jones […]

Hankook Tire: Americans to Drive More in the Coming Holiday

According to the Hankook Tire Guage Index, Americans are still planning to travel in the coming holidays despite the uncertainty and anxiety brought by COVID-19. About 74% will be changing when and how they will venture out. Only 16% are willing to go on personal travels that are more than 6 months long. This shows […]

Hankook Tire Gets Recognized by J2A Awards

The Journey to Automation Awards (J2A Awards) is an organization under the European Rubber Journal (ERJ) that recognizes efforts made by tire brands to drive automation and digital transformation. The organization recently held an inaugural ceremony in which Hankook Tire was recognized for its VCD (Virtual Compound Design) system. The system is able to predict […]