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Kumho Tire (Kumho Tyres) was established in 1960 as part of the Kumho Asiana Group, and entered the Australian market place in the mid 70s.

Now part of the Kumho Doublestar Tyre Group, Kumho is one of the world’s leading tyre brands sold in over 150 countries worldwide.

Kumho Tyres runs three manufacturing facilities in South Korea: There are a further three plants in China, one in Vietnam and one in Georgia USA.

In Australia Kumho is a top three selling brand with over 1.2 million tyres sold each year.

WHY KUMHO

Kumho makes your purchase simple and easy, with a tyre for every vehicle from small cars to family passenger cars, 4WDs and SUVs, light commercials, heavy trucks, buses and specialist vehicles.

Our quality is highlighted by the fact that Kumho tyres are chosen by some of the world’s leading car companies. Kumho tyres are fitted as original equipment on a wide range of new cars from the majority of the world's big automotive brands.

Our dealer network covers just about everywhere in Australia, so you're always close by for expert advice, service and support.

As one of the world’s largest tyre companies, you can buy Kumho tyres in 150 countries: everywhere from Australia to Zimbabwe, and our products are tested and proven all over the world.

With five research and development centres stretching across Europe, South Asia and North America, Kumho Tyre produce tyres for cars, vans, and trucks, and even fighter jets.

Kumho Tyre Sales Network and Distribution

Kumho possesses an extensive distribution nationwide network with leading retail partners including Tyrepower, mycar, Bob Jane T-Marts, independent dealers and very own Kumho Platinum stores.

Contribution to society

Kumho Australia is incredibly proud to be a corporate partner of Camp Quality because of the key role it plays in supporting children and families experiencing the challenges of cancer as well as increasing awareness right across the community.

Tyre Product & Innovation

Kumho defines itself through innovation and quality. Kumho's devotion to research and development is eveident in its investment in facilities in Korea, China & the USA.

Our products have full factory warranty so you can rest assured ongoing after sales support will be at hand if you ever require it.

Sports Marketing

Kumho sponsors many different sporting organisations, both globally and locally. This sponsorship support across a variety of sporting codes forms an integral part of our brand awareness campaigns. From a global perspective, Kumho Tyres is aligned with champion basketball team LA Lakers (NBA), Tottenham Hotspur (EPL), and Leverkusen (Bundesliga), FKMB (Czech First League) and AC Milan (Serie A).

On a local level, we are proud to sponsor Hockey Australia.

MOTORSPORTS

In 2024, Kumho is the official tyre supplier for

  • TCR Australia