Hankook Passenger and Ultra High Performance Tyres
Hankook Tyre has launched a new all-season tyre, the Optimo H724, to the New Zealand market. Designed to deliver improved handling, noise control and a comfortable ride at a competitive price, the Optimo H724 provides an environmentally responsible option for consumers, offering longer mileage performance.
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Hankook Extreme Ultra-High Performance Ventus R-S3 Z222 Tyre
The all new Hankook Ventus R-S3 Z222 is an ultra high performance road legal tyre that is perfect for motor sport enthusiasts who need to use their performance vehicle for daily transport during the week; and then drive to a Motor Club event at the weekend and participate in a track day, hill climb or speed trial etc.
The bonus of this Hankook pattern is that all of these activities can be accomplished with just one set of tyres, from hardout motor sport on Sunday to the school run on Monday morning.
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Finally we can tell you all about this great new tyre pattern from Hankook. The super premium Hankook Kinergy GT H436 grand touring symmetric tyre has been formulated for all season use and satisfies the original equipment stipulations of vehicle manufacturers.
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Hankook Kinergy EX H308 Eco Tyre
Today we are launching a new category of tyre; a high mileage eco tyre in eleven 13 to 15 inch sizes targeting family and passenger car use. Previously, tyres like the Kinergy EX had availability restricted to expensive prestige vehicle sizes with the H308 being the first genuine Eco tyre to bring the benefits of this technology to the sub 16 inch market.
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Hankook H727 Luxury Tyre
The Luxury Tyre category has been largely overlooked in recent years due to the markets concentration on performance and SUV tyres which simply do not offer the performance and handling characteristics needed by Luxury cars. But there are a huge number of Luxury cars on the road needing modern tyres for city and touring purposes. And regular family cars have similar requirements too, and they equally benefit from the fitment of high quality tyres designed to meet the requirements of these vehicles.
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Hankook Ventus V2 concept2 H457
Sure, its a mouthful, but its the latest and greatest from Hankook! The H457 is the successor to the top selling and performing Ventus H437 which has proven to be a super quiet, high performance directional tyre.
The H457 has captured all the key attributes of the H437 and developed them further into a market leading mid market directional tyre delivering a quiet comfortable ride with a high level of on road performance in wet and dry conditions.
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Hankook H452 Ventus S1 Noble2 Asymmetric
Finally, Hankook’s brilliant new H452 S1 Noble2 Asymmetric tyre is available in New Zealand. In considering the H452 Noble, you really need to cast aside all your preconceptions, prior tyre experiences and opinions; this tyre is the sum total of a pile of fresh thinking and proprietary innovations which are reflected in its stunning competence. No mass market tyre before it has benefited from such a depth of innovative thinking and research.
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This fine market leading asymmetric tyre from Hankook is the clear number 1 both in wet and in the dry combines sporty high performance with super quiet luxury ride. Its high silica enrichment level in the tread compound guarantees grip in the wet and at the same time enhances rolling resistance.
Check out the full tyre review at Hankook K107 Ventus S1 Evo
Praised by testers as having the best rating for sound level, best around the track, braking, safety and value, this fantastic silica compound tyre with three dimensional tread is for the performance car driver who demands the best.
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The new Hankook Ventus K117 S1 evo2 asymmetric tyre has a powerful story to share with consumers having been recognised by the prestigious iF Design Awards in Germany where it gained a Product Design Award in this year’s competition, which attracted more than 4300 entries from 48 countries…..
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In recent years there has been a big trend to asymmetric tyre technology and it seems asymmetric patterns will increasingly take over from directional patterns in the prestige and high performance markets. And it is little surprise given the quiet, comfortable ride and great wet and dry road performance this new technology can achieve when engineered by a leading manufacturer like Hankook.
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The brand new Hankook Ventus Prime 2 really distinguished itself during its thorough test phase, particularly through its dynamic handling characteristics. In connection with a new kind of silica tread compound for an exceptional degree of traction on wet surfaces, the specially developed tyre contour offers a significant reduction in rolling resistance compared to its predecessor. In addition, the tread profile created in Bionic-Design also ensures driving comfort and low noise levels through the company’s new “Grip-Tech” and “Quiet Ride” technologies, which have been implemented in a Hankook tyre for the very first time.
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The Optimo H426 is one of Hankook’s Grand Touring All-Season tyres developed for Original Equipment (O.E.) use on sporty sedans. The Optimo H426 is designed to provide attractive looks, predictable handling and year-round traction, even in occasional light snow.
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Hankook Optimo K415
The Optimo K415 is Hankook’s flagship luxury car and family car tyre. This non directional tyre is the direct successor to Hankook’s legendary Optimo K406 and after 2 years on the market is now well proven. Made in Korea and sold at moderate price points, the K415 has proven itself to be hard wearing, quiet, comfortable and and aided by its silica compound formulation, an excellent performer on wet roads. Ok, it is not a directional, that means it is quiet and comfortable and still grips wet roads like crazy due to its Silica compound formulation.
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The legendary Hankook K406 tyre is a superb tyre for all sorts of passenger car vehicles giving big mileages, great road holding and a quiet, comfortable ride. The K406 tyre is a high performance tyre engineered to deliver superior wet and dry handling. Under wet conditions, the tyre delivers maximum grip and it also gives excellent handling on dry road surfaces. The tyre features three straight grooves which are designed to give quick water dispersion on wet road surfaces, which reduces the risk of aquaplaning.
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The non directional K715 has been developed for cars, lighter recreational vehicles and passenger carrying vans, and has been optimised for aquaplaning safety and maximum grip on wet roads. This super hard wearing tyre, which has a 460 tread wear rating, also has great road holding on dry roads and has the magic combination of economy, safety, long life, quietness and comfort so important for the family vehicle.
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Designed to deliver improved handling, noise control and a comfortable ride at a competitive price, the non directional Optimo H724 provides an environmentally responsible option for consumers, offering longer mileage performance. It is designed to deliver a safe and comfortable ride, all-season traction and overall mileage that is normally associated with tyres costing a lot more.
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This tyre features reinforced belts which give excellent durability, bead fillers that maximise driving stability and a protect bar to minimise damage to the sidewall. The unique tread pattern and groove design is optimised for quick water dispersion and engineered to give the best handling and traction at all speeds. The non directional RA03 is H speed rated to 210 kph and after years of fitting them to customers cars and our own, we know they are a very long lasting tyre.
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Hankook K424 Directional
Hankook’s all new Optimo K424 MEO2 directional tyre is original equipment on top Hyundai cars and uses the latest small block directional tyre technology for a quiet and comfortable ride.
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New Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco Tyre
The all new k425 Kinergy Eco from Hankook Tyre is an impressive balancing act. By combining the very latest materials, like silica nanoparticles and innovative compound technologies, Hankook has been able to reduce the rolling resistance of the K415 by 12 percent as compared to conventional tyres currently available on the market. The energy savings are reflected in lower fuel consumption, thereby contributing to an improved overall CO2 footprint. At the same time, this versatile all-rounder really excells in safety-related matters,
such as wet braking…..
Check out the full tyre review at New Hankook K425 Kinergy Eco Tyre