Category Archives: Kumho Resources

The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Will Have Kumho Tires As OE

Hyundai recently selected Kumho Ture USA as the original equipment supplier for the upcoming 2022 Santa Cruz. The vehicle comes into the market as a sport adventure vehicle that will sport the Kumho Crugen HP71 tires in size 245/60R18. The Crugen HP71 Kumho tires were developed to meet the needs of urban SUVs and have […]

Kumho Picked As OE Tire for New Nissan Pathfinder

Kumho Tire is one of the largest tire manufacturers. It has been using innovation to improve and develop its product for more than 60 years. It’s one of the leading tire companies when it comes to market expansion, environmental awareness, and technical progression. It is dedicated to offering optimal services and ensuring customers get to […]

Kumho Tire to Supply OE for Renault Samsung’s Arkana

Kumho Ecsta HS51 for Renault Samsung Arkana

Kumho Tire announced Thursday that its best-selling Ecsta HS51 tire will be exclusively supplied in Europe for Renault Samsung Motors’ compact sports utility vehicle Arkana, also known as the XM3 in South Korea. Ecsta HS51 is the best-selling tire in Europe, according to the South Korean tire maker, which uses rubber and high-grip resin for […]

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 […]

Kumho Tire’s Ecsta HS51 Gets Top Award From Auto Bild

Kumho Tire’s best-selling Ecsta HS51 was ranked first in the new Summer Tire contest and received an “exceptional” Auto Bild rating. Auto Bild, a respected German journal, recently compared 53 summer tires sold in Europe based on their dry and wet braking performance. The Ecsta HS51 is Kumho’s best-selling brand on the European market and […]

Kumho Tire to Provide More OE tires for Skoda

Kumho Tire has been supplying OE tires for the Skoda Octavia since May this year. This is Skoda’s best seller in the subcompact vehicle segment. In a new announcement, the South Korean tire manufacturer said that it will expand its supply to the Skoda Kamiq – the latter’s new compact crossover – starting January 2021. […]

Kumho Tire: Celebrating 60 Years of Excellence

Kumho Tire Co. Inc. recently celebrated its 60th anniversary in the tire business. The company was formed in 1960 in Korea and opened its first plant in the U.S. in 2016. During the celebration, the representatives said that Kumho was looking into the future and promised to extend its portfolio with new products and services. […]

Kumho Tire Has A New Mud Terrain Tire for Australia

Road Venture MT71

Kumho Tire Australia recently launched a new mud terrain tire dubbed “Road Venture MT71” for the Australian market. The tire comes as a new addition to the Kumho tires dedicated to SUVs and 4WD Utes. According to Kumho, the MT71 has been in development for two years. It provides premium performance off-road and is aimed […]

Kumho Tire Records Profit For The First Time Since 2016

Kumho Records Profit For The First Time Since 2016

Kumho Tire is finally picking up speed with normalizing operations after experiencing a three-year losing streak. According to earning reports released just recently, the tire manufacturer recorded an operating profit amounting to $68.86 million over the last year. This is the first time its recording profits since 2016. The CEO, Jeon Dae-jin, had earlier pledged […]