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Hankook Tyres

Hankook Tyres are known for producing very high-quality tyres that deliver outstanding performance, reliability, and safety. A leading name in the automotive industry, Hankook tyres are the approved tyres on many new cars.

Designed to exceed expectations, Hankook tyres benefit from cutting edge technology and innovative tread patterns which provide excellent traction, superior grip and improved fuel efficiency. They are also known for their durability and comfort, making them a popular tyre brand for many UK drivers.

Hankook tyres range

Hankook S1 Evo 3 K127

Hankook S1 Evo 3 K127

The award-winning Hankook Ventus S1 EVO 3 is a great option if you’re looking for premium wet braking performance & a quiet drive.

Designed to deliver excellent wet grip and superior handling, the tyre tread features interlocking grooves for enhanced traction in the rain. It’s produced using an enriched silica rubber compound which is used to increase the strength of the tyre.

  • Improved fuel economy and durability
  • Increased strength and performance during acceleration
  • Available in run-flat options
Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125

Hankook Ventus Prime 3 K125

The newest addition to the Hankook Ventus range, the Ventus Prime 3 K125 delivers the perfect balance between comfort, safety and performance. Featuring an asymmetric tread pattern with four circumferential grooves to rapidly remove surface water, enhancing wet grip and shortening braking distances.

  • Its design delivers a 10% increase in contact with the road surface.
  • Features VAI, which is a visual alignment indicator so you can easily check if your vehicle needs wheel alignment.
  • Solid outer blocks ensure stability when cornering at high-speeds.
Hankook Ventus S1 K117A

Hankook Ventus S1 K117A

The Hankook K117a Ventus S1 Evo 2 SUV is a high performance 4×4 tyre designed for safety, wet grip and fuel economy.

This tyre features a high-grip silica rubber compound which enables it to remain flexible, providing reliable grip and handling in wet and dry weather. It also benefits from a high-density rayon & polyester construction which results in a more robust sidewall and increased durability.

  • High-silica compound for reliable grip in wet and dry conditions
  • Constructed to be robust and durable
  • Wide steel belt designed for enhanced handling
Hankook Ventus Prime 2 K115

Hankook Ventus Prime 2 K115

The Hankook Ventus Prime 2 features an innovative, asymmetric tread design to give drivers an enjoyable driving experience and optimum control on both wet and dry roads.

It has a unique saw-tooth tread pattern with a “Jaguar’s tooth” designed specifically for optimum grip and performance. This tyre delivers a very quiet & smooth drive, making long journeys more comfortable and less tiring for both the driver and passengers.

  • Shorter, reliable braking
  • Maximum grip on both wet and dry roads
  • Improved compound for better fuel efficiency
Hankook Kinergy Eco K425

Hankook Kinergy Eco K425

The Hankook Kinergy Eco K425 has been specifically developed for the Eco conscious driver. It benefits from new materials & technology to increase fuel efficiency and lower CO2 emissions.

Featuring a larger shoulder block, wider contact patch and enhanced lateral grooves this tyre provides superior dry handling whilst also delivering safe grip on wet roads. The asymmetric tread design removes surface water rapidly, increasing wet grip and reducing the risk of aquaplaning.

  • Made to be environmentally friendly
  • Optimum wet and dry grip
  • Fuel saving properties
Hankook Kinergy Eco K425

Hankook Kinergy Eco 2 K435

The Hankook Kinergy Eco 2 is the successor to the established and popular Kinergy Eco tyre.

This tyre is particularly suited to small to mid-sized city cars and compact saloons. The enhanced tread design and technology ensure this tyre is quiet on the road, delivers improved grip in both wet and dry conditions as well as better fuel economy.

• Improved rubber blend for shorter braking distances on wet roads
• Innovative tread design removed water in two-directions simultaneously
• Low rolling resistance reduces fuel consumption

Hankook tyres for electric vehicles

Hankook iON tyres

Hankook iON is a range of tyres made specifically to enhance the performance of electric vehicles. Hankook have tailor made the iON electric vehicle tyre range to withstand increased weight and higher levels of torque as well as being extremely energy efficient, so they maximise electric vehicle battery range and deliver a very quiet drive. All these factors don’t compromise on the iON tyre performance, the specifically designed tread pattern allows this electric vehicle tyre to deliver high-levels of wet grip, sure handling and stability.

Hankook iON evo SUV

Hankook iON evo

The Hankook iON evo is available in for both electric cars and SUV’s. This tyre has been designed specifically for electric vehicles, having attributes that enhance performance and increase safety.

Developed to be extremely energy efficient this tyre has a very low rolling resistance which will help extend your EV battery range. It features acoustic technology to ensure it has low-road noise, ideal for the silent cabin of an electric vehicle. It has also been developed to deliver superior grip, especially in the wet.

  • Extends electric vehicle battery range
  • Delivers a very quiet, comfortable ride
  • Superior grip, especially on wet roads
Hankook iON evo SUV triple A rating

Triple A rated tyre

In certain sizes, the Hankook iON evo has a triple A rating. It is one of the only tyre available to have a triple A rating for wet grip, fuel efficiency and noise on the EU tyre label.

A triple A rating is the best score possible.

  • Grade A for wet grip
  • Grade A for fuel economy
  • 68db score for low noise

FAQ's about Hankook Tyres

Who are Hankook Tyres?

Hankook Tyre is a renowned and global tire manufacturer known for its high-quality products and innovation. Established in South Korea in 1941, the company has grown to become one of the world’s largest and leading tire manufacturers. Hankook’s commitment to research and development has led to cutting-edge technologies and advancements in tire performance, making them a popular choice among drivers worldwide. With a wide range of products catering to various vehicles, including passenger cars, trucks, buses, and sports cars, Hankook Tyre continues to be a trusted and respected name in the automotive industry. Their focus on safety, durability, and eco-friendly practices has earned them a solid reputation among consumers and automobile manufacturers alike.

How many people do Hankook employ?

Hankook has 5 research & development labourites in Korea, Germany, China, Japan and the United States. They employ approximately 16,000 employees across the world and sell their tyres in over 180 countries. 

Who are Hankook tyres made by?

Hankook Tyre, founded in 1941 in Seoul the capital of South Korea, is a leading manufacturer of radial tyres worldwide. The company produces over 100 million tyres for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and motorsports each year.

Where are Hankook tyres made?

Hankook tyres are manufactured in various locations around the world. Hankook Tyre is a South Korean tire company, and it has production facilities in several countries, including South Korea, China, Hungary, Indonesia, and the United States, among others. These strategically located manufacturing plants allow Hankook to supply tyres to different regions and meet the demands of a global market. The company’s commitment to quality and innovation in tyre manufacturing has earned it a reputable position in the industry, with its products being widely used and trusted by drivers worldwide.

What vehicles have Hankook tyres fitted?

Hankook tyres are a leading supplier for car manufacturers and have developed approved original equipment tyres for vehicles such as Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, BMW, Audi, Ford, Kia, Mini and Renault.