DOUBLE ACCOLADES FOR KUMHO PERFORMANCE TYRES IN GERMAN DESIGN AWARDS

Internationally acclaimed tyre manufacturer Kumho has been recognised for its innovation in performance tyres with two new accolades in Germany’s prestigious iF Design Awards. Kumho’s first ever Super-Ultra High Perfomance tyre, the Ecsta PS91 and luxury performance Solus HS51 both claimed awards in the transportation category.   According to Kumho Tyre Australia national marketing and [...]

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Kumho Tyre Wins German Red Dot Design Awards for Three Consecutive Years

Kumho Tyre (CEO Chang-Gyu Kim) announced on the 7th that the Company’s products had been named product design division winners in Germany’s Red Dot Design Awards 2014. With this year’s awards, Kumho Tyre has made the achievement of winning the Red Dot Design Award for three consecutive years, a first for the Korean Tyre industry. [...]

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Kumho Tyre, wins the iF Product Design Award

Kumho Tyre (President & CEO Kim Chang-Kyu) announced on January 23 that they received accolades at the iF Design Awards 2014 held in Germany for their S-UHP Tyres ECSTA PS91 and ECSTA HS51.   The internationally renowned iF Design Awards with a 60-year history is considered as one of the top three design award ceremonies [...]

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Kerri-Anne Kennerley partners with Kumho Tyres to support Pink Fitters Day

Pink Fitters Day to raise awareness and money for  McGrath Breast Care Nurses   March 2014, Sydney, Australia:  Kumho Tyres and Australian television personality, Kerri-Anne Kennerley, today announced that they’re partnering to raise vital support for the McGrath Foundation through Pink Fitters Day 2014.   Kennerley, a breast cancer survivor herself, has come on board [...]

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SPORTS RACER SERIES CHOOSES KUMHO AS EXCLUSIVE TYRE SUPPLIER

Leading tyre company Kumho Tyre has expanded its Australian motor sport portfolio  by signing with the new Australian Sports Racer Series as exclusive tyre supplier and partner. Kumho has been selected as the exclusive motor sport competition tyre supplier for the category, which will be featured at five rounds of the Shannons Nationals series this [...]

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KUMHO SLAM DUNKS TO BECOME FIRST NBA TYRE SPONSOR

Kumho Tyre has become the first company to sign on as tyre sponsor for the most prestigious basketball series in the world, America’s NBA.   Kumho has supported the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat in the past but increased its support in 2014 to become a series sponsor of both the NBA and Development [...]

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KUMHO CONTINUES PLATINUM EXPANSION IN SYDNEY INTO GREATER WEST

Leading tyre manufacturer Kumho has continued the roll out of its Platinum Dealer network with the opening of Bellbird Tyres at Blacktown in Sydney’s west.   Bellbird Tyres is the third Platinum Dealer to be opened in the Sydney metro area  since the program was launched in late 2011.   Established to showcase Kumho’s extensive tyre range through [...]

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KUMHO LAUNCHES SECOND PLATINUM DEALER IN SYDNEY

Leading tyre manufacturer Kumho has added a second Sydney outlet to its rapidly expanding Platinum Dealer network with the opening of Smithfield Tyre Service in the city’s south west.   Kumho’s Platinum Dealer program was launched in late 2011 promising to bring the highest levels of customer service and value through a nation wide network [...]

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TASMANIAN BROTHERS TAKE INAUGURAL KUMHO TYRE SPIRIT OF THE RALLY AWARD

Tasmanian brothers Waylon and Jobe Sims have been named the inaugural winners of the Kumho Tyre Spirit of the Rally Award following a gritty and determined effort in their maiden start at a round of the Australian Rally Championship, the National Capital Rally in Canberra. The brothers, 22 year old Waylon behind the wheel and [...]

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KUMHO PROVES GRIP IS THE KEY TO SPEED AROUND ADELAIDE’S STREET CIRCUIT

A Kumho shod Formula 3 open wheeler has become quickest car ever around the famed Adelaide Parklands Circuit.   Local racer Simon Hodge set the blistering time of 1m 17.9726s on the seventh lap of the opening race of the 2014 Australian Formula 3 Championship – seven tenths of a second quicker than the previous [...]

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KUMHO BLENDS COMFORT & HANDLING IN NEW ULTRA-HIGH PERFORMANCE TYRE

Leading tyre manufacturer of passenger vehicle tyres Kumho has broken the mold in ulta-high performance tyres with the development of its new ‘harmony sports tyre’ – the Solus HS51.     Kumho’s research and development team was set the challenge of creating and ultra-high performance tyre that doesn’t compromise, performance handling or comfort and the result [...]

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KUMHO TYRE ASSISTS AUSTRALIA’S RISING RALLY TALENT

KUMHO TYRE ASSISTS AUSTRALIA’S RISING RALLY TALENT WITH RICH BACKING FOR AUSTRALIAN JUNIOR RALLY CHALLENGE   Kumho Tyre Australia has announced it has become the new naming rights sponsor for the Australian Junior Rally Challenge further expanding the company’s backing of the ECB Australian Rally Championship.   Kumho is already the official tyre supplier to [...]

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KUMHO TAKES PLATINUM DEALER CONCEPT TO SOUTH BURNETT REGION

KUMHO TAKES PLATINUM DEALER CONCEPT TO SOUTH BURNETT REGION Leading tyre manufacturer Kumho has pledged to take customer service and value to a new level with the opening of its latest Platinum Dealer in regional Queensland – Maroske’s Tyre Services in Murgon. Kumho launched the Platinum Dealer program in Newcastle, NSW in late 2011 with [...]

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KUMHO OPENS NEW PERTH DISTRIBUTION CENTRE

KUMHO OPENS NEW PERTH DISTRIBUTION CENTRE   Leading tyre manufacturer Kumho has bolstered its Australian distribution network with the opening of a multi-million dollar purpose built warehouse in Perth.   The new 8500 square metre facility can store well over 150,000 tyres – making it Kumho’s largest Australian distribution facility.     Located adjacent to [...]

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QUEENSLAND’S BEST WHEELS AND TYRES JOINS KUMHO’S BEST DEALERS

QUEENSLAND’S BEST WHEELS AND TYRES JOINS KUMHO’S BEST DEALERS  Geebung based tyre retailer Queensland’s Best Wheels and Tyres has become the latest Sunshine State store to join Kumho’s innovative Platinum Dealer program. Queensland’s Best Wheels and Tyres is located at 95 Robinson Road, Geebung and features off street parking as well as a huge customer [...]

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WHEELS ‘n TYRES TAKES OVER CLEVELAND KUMHO PLATINUM DEALER

WHEELS ‘n TYRES TAKES OVER CLEVELAND KUMHO PLATINUM DEALER Leading tyre retailer Wheels n Tyres has expanded the number of Kumho Platinum outlets adding a third dealership to its portfolio with the acquisition of existing Platinum Dealer, Tyrezone Cleveland. Wheels n Tyres also operates the Sunshine Coast Kumho Platinum Dealership at Kunda Park and recently [...]

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WHEELS ‘n TYRES OPENS SECOND KUMHO PLATINUM DEALER STORE

WHEELS N TYRES OPENS SECOND KUMHO PLATINUM DEALER STORE  Leading tyre company Kumho has continued the expansion of its exclusive Platinum Dealer Network with the opening of WHEELS ‘n TYRES at Rutherford in the Hunter Valley. The Platinum Dealer Network was launched in Newcastle in late 2011 to showcase Kumho tyres through the best retailers [...]

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KUMHO STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIP WITH DAIMLER GROUP

KUMHO STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIP WITH DAIMLER GROUP One of the world’s most prestigious marques, Mercedes Benz, has again turned to Kumho to supply comfortable, quiet and durable performance tyres as original equipment for  the company’s new B Class. The new Mercedes B-Class now comes equipped with 195/65 R15 size Kumho Ecsta HM KH31 tyres as standard. [...]

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KUMHO BOLSTERS AUSTRALIAN RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP COMMITMENT

KUMHO BOLSTERS AUSTRALIAN RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP COMMITMENT  Leading rally tyre maker Kumho will remain as the exclusive tyre supplier to the Australian Rally Championship for a further three years with the announcement of increased commitment to the series. The new agreement will see greater investment by Kumho with continued support to assist in revitalising and further [...]

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Kumho provides ECSTA HM KH31 for the Mercedes-Benz B-Class

Since October, Kumho provides ECSTA HM KH31 for the Mercedes-Benz B-Class. The new models of the Mercedes-Benz B-Class Sports Tourer look sporty and elegant. Now the attractive compact van will get in touch with the road by the KH 31 premium high performance tyres directly after leaving the factory. The Kumho Tyre plant in Tianjin [...]

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