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Motorsports

Kumho Motorsport Review 2017

We’ve been super busy through 2017 and been involved in many motorsports supporting with our technical expertise and of course…

Kumho News

New Commercial Vehicle tyres launched at Solutrans 2017

Kumho will have a major presence at next week’s (November 21-25) Solutrans, the annual international show for ‘road and urban…

Kumho News

Kumho-shod McCormack takes outright honours on incomparable Roger Albert Clark Rally

Irishman Marty McCormack drove his Kumho-shod MKII Ford Escort to a memorable outright victory in last weekend’s (November 10-13) Roger…

Motorsports

KUMHO-SUPPORTED MCCORMACK CLOSING IN ON AN MSA BRITISH RALLY PODIUM PLACE

County Derry-born Marty McCormack is enjoying a notably strong season in the Prestone MSA British Rally Championship and, with a…

Motorsports

Marty Masters the Ulster Rally

After possibly one of the most difficult events of the year, Marty McCormack and David Moynihan can hold their heads…

Motorsports

Impressive results at Fuchs R.A.C. Historic Asphalt on Epynt

It was an impressive result at Fuchs Lubricants R.A.C. Historic Asphalt Championship, with David Kynaston in his Kumho shod TR7…

Kumho News

Kumho Standard Fit on the New Volkswagen Polo

Latest generation Polo equipped with the Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27 Kumho’s low rolling resistance tyre is designed for optimum fuel…

Kumho News

INNOVATIVE ALL-SEASON SOLUS HA31 ENSURES DRIVERS ARE ON THE RIGHT TYRE ALL YEAR ROUND

The vast majority of new UK specification cars are delivered on what are classed as Summer tyres, which provide these…

Kumho News

SECOND CONSECUTIVE IDEA AWARD FOR KUMHO

Winning international design awards has become something of a habit for us, and for the second consecutive year it is…

Kumho News

Video Report of Kobus & Team’s Fifth Place Finish at Ypres shod in the TM02

It was quite the weekend for Hermen Kobus & team at the 2017 Ypres Rally, with an impressive 5th place…

Kumho News

90 Different Sizes for the All-Season Solus HA31

Numerous new size options have been added to the range of our latest all-season tyre, the Solus HA31, bringing the total…

Kumho News

Thumbs-up for the Crugen Premium KL33 from Consumer Reports

The American not-for-profit consumer watchdog organisation Consumer Reports has awarded 2nd place in its SUV tyre category to the Kumho…

Kumho News

MT51 combines great off-road capability with impressive on-road performance

The Road Venture MT51 is our latest mud-terrain offering for 4×4 vehicles. It has very deliberately been designed to fit below…

Kumho News

Kumho Partner InMotion Improves Electric Round Record In Zandvoort

In the past weekend the InMotion student team, which is supported by Kumho, set up a new electric circuit record…

Motorsports

McCormack flies high at the Scottish Rally!

Coming off the back of a fine podium finish in the Pirelli Rally and a win at the Donegal Forestry,…

Motorsports

Kumho Storms to Class Win at the Pirelli Rally

(Cover photo credit: Thibault Lefebvre) ‘Killer Kielder’ forest didn’t get it’s fearsome reputation in rallying for nothing – the fast…

Kumho News

Kumho Appointed Exclusive Tyre Supplier for the InMotion Electric Racing Car

We’re excited. If there’s one thing we always strive to be, it’s forward-thinking. Whether that’s with our tyre technology, our…

Motorsports

Marty conquers Donegal in Kumhos

Marty McCormack with navigator David Moynihan took an emphatic win at the Donegal Forestry Rally 2017, round three of the…

Motorsports

McCormack nets podium finish in our tyres

After two days of frantic action in the infamous Kielder Forest, Marty McCormack and David Moynihan got their British Rally…

Kumho News

Summer Tyre Care for your tyres

Although we are not always the luckiest with our Summer weather here in Britain, it is still important to keep…

Motorsports

Fisher extends Tarmac Championship lead shod in our tyres

Congrats to Alastair Fisher for securing 3rd place in the West Cork Rally and extending his lead in the Tarmac…

Motorsports

Let battle commence! McCormack takes on the Border Counties Rally in our tyres

The 2017 British Rally Championship (BRC) gets underway this weekend with the Border Counties Rally in Jedburagh, Scotland. Marty McCormack…

Motorsports

Another win for Bob Fowden and Kumho

Bob Fowden & Paul Wakely took a second consecutive victory in the 2017 JD Tyres Welsh Tarmacadam Championship on Sunday,…

Motorsports

Kumho Tyre: The First Choice for Rally Safety Crew

(Cover image credit: BPW-Galleries Photography.)   When the organising team behind the recent Riponian Forest Rally (held in the notoriously…

Kumho News

Kumho receives yet more international design awards

Over the past few years, our products have received a number of iF, Red Dot, IDEA and Good Design awards –…

Kumho News

Kumho Tyre’s innovation honoured throughout Europe

Last year, our products were honoured with the world’s top three design accolades – the Red Dot Award (Germany), iF…

Kumho News

KUMHO ENJOYS MEMORABLE SUCCESS ON GALWAY RALLY, EQUIPPING ALMOST ALL THE MAJOR CLASS WINNERS

Kumho had high hopes of success on last weekend’s (February 4/5) Corrib Oil Galway International Rally, but exceeded all expectations…

Kumho News

KUMHO’S NEW SUPERCAR TYRE DELIVERS PREMIUM PERFORMANCE AT AN AFFORDABLE PRICE

Now readily available on the UK market, the eagerly-awaited ECSTA PS91 is Kumho’s optimum performance road car product. Benefiting from…

Kumho News

KUMHO TO SPONSOR ALASTAIR FISHER’S ASSAULT ON THE 2017 IRISH TARMAC RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP

Last season, 28-year old construction engineer Alastair Fisher finished a fighting fourth in the Clonakilty Blackpudding Irish Tarmac Rally Championship,…

Motorsports

2016: A Successful Year for Kumho in Motorsport

At Kumho, we invest heavily in R&D, as well as boasting up-to-the-minute facilities on three continents. An integral part of…

Motorsports

Killarney Historic Rally saw Kumho Tyre own the track

It’s coming up to the end of the year which means it’s time for the final rally of the year…

Kumho News

Winter Care for your Vehicle

Failing to prepare is preparing to fail. Winter tyres aren’t the answer to all your problems this winter. We’ve got…

Motorsports

Hutchinson & Garnett from RallyTravel take on the Wales Rally GB

Sitting on the start line of the daunting first stage of Wales Rally GB (the classic Welsh forest stage of…

Motorsports

Winter Olympic Gold medallist Amy Williams slides to success on Wales Rally GB

Winter Olympic Gold medallist Amy Williams MBE has successfully completed her second Wales Rally GB as co-driver to Sky Sports…

Motorsports

KUMHO VICTORIOUS IN FIA AUTOCROSS CHAMPIONSHIP

Kumho victorious in European Autocross for the second year running 2016 – another successful season that confirms Kumho’s ability to…

Motorsports

Bob Fowden & Paul Wakely clinch Welsh Title on our tyres

Bob Fowden and Paul Wakely took a dominant victory on the Peter Lloyd Stages Rally held at the Pembrey Motorsports…

Kumho News

Kumho Tyre at Silverstone for the Kumho Experience 2016

The Kumho Experience 2016 kicked off last week at the legendary Silverstone racetrack and what a week it was! From…

Kumho News

OUR ALL-SEASON TYRE HONOURED WITH PRESTIGIOUS JAPANESE GOOD DESIGN AWARD

The latest all-season tyre within our range, the Solus HA31, has won itself one of the much-coveted Japanese Good Design…

Kumho News

Kumho Quality Standard for your 4×4

We have recently enhanced our comprehensive 4×4 tyre range with the addition of the Crugen HP91, a high performance tyre…

Kumho News

KUMHO DEALERS ATTEND ZANDVOORT MASTERS AND TEST KUMHO UHP PRODUCTS

For the last 15 years, we have supplied all of the tyres for the LEGENDARY Zandvoort Masters of F3 event….

Kumho News

Returning to the UK Truck Tyre Market in style

It has been 18 months since we returned to the UK truck tyre market and the future looks bright! With…

Kumho News

KUMHO HONOURED WITH PRESTIGIOUS IDEA AWARDS

Kumho’s ground-breaking ‘Smasher’ and ‘Sealant’ tyres have been honoured with 2016 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA). With the world’s top three design…

Motorsports

FORMULA 3 TEAMS TO RELY ON KUMHO RACE TYRES AT 2016 ZANDVOORT MASTERS

For 15 years straight, here at Kumho, we have supplied all of the tyres for Europe’s top F3 teams to…

Kumho News

Kumho Tyre the Official Tyre Sponsor of Olympique Lyonnais

It’s been quite the week for Kumho Tyre! Hot on the heels of the announcement last week of our partnership…

Motorsports

Kumho ECSTA C03 help Jesse Crosse take on Snetterton

We are always more than happy to hear from Jesse Crosse, whose expertise on the track and iconic Ford Escort…

Kumho News

Get all of your #TipTuesdays in one place

It’s all well and good that you have some premium quality tyres that will keep you safe and comfortable on…

Kumho News

Kicking off with Tottenham Hotspur

It’s official! From the start of the 2016/2017 season, we will become Tottenham Hotspur’s Official Tyre Partner. At Hotspur Way,…

Kumho News, Motorsports

Team RallyTravel get set with Kumho R800s

The latest round of the British Rally Championship took place last Saturday at the Dumfries. And if there’s one thing…

Kumho News

Looking fly in Offenbach

Offenbach is a great city in Germany. Nice views of the Main river, close to Frankfurt and known for its…

Kumho News

Back to the Future with the Coop-Car 3

So Kumho Tyre are heading Back to the Future? We know what you’re thinking… But there’s no Doc in sight…

Kumho News

Super Tyre for the Supercar: The Kumho PS91

You’re looking for a high-end super-grippy performance tyre for your sports car. You want something which takes the corners at…

Kumho News

Our Blind Tyre Test

What happened when some of the top professional racers in America were asked to test out a selection of the…