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Tyre Manufacturers - Kumho Tyres

Kumho tyres come from the Seoul Kumho Tyre Company, which was founded in 1960 and is today one of the world's leading tyre manufacturers. More than 11,000 employees worldwide develop, produce and distribute Kumho tyres mainly for cars, trucks and vans at production sites in Asia and development centers in Asia, Europe and North America. The manufacturer's European headquartere is based in the German town Offenbach.

KUMHO equipment

The Korean company is one of the leading tyre provider for the car manufacturing industry. Companies like  Mercedes-Benz, VW and many more rely on Kumho tyres. In Korea, all major automotive manufacturers have equipped their newly developed vehicles with Kumho tyres, according to Kia, Hyundai and SsangYong. New contacts are continually being made with manufacturers all over the world in order to further expand this business area. 

Among the innovations are RunFlat tyres as well as the world's first UHP and 32 inch tyres. In the motorsport, Kumho has exclusive contracts with the Formula 3.

In the field of passenger car summer tyres, Kumho offers, among other things, the Ecsta LE Sport in the KU39 series, which is a newly developed Ultra High Performance tyre. It proved to be outstanding on wet roads and in dry conditions, showed outstanding handling and was equipped with the latest Silica tread compound and a rim protection strip. In the sizes 16 - 20 inches, the Ecsta LE Sport is particularly suitable for sports cars and the medium to upper class cars. The Ecsta SPT KU31 is also an ultra-high performance tyre with a running direction-bound profile and TÜV certification, which is attributed to outstanding aquaplaning characteristics. The Ecsta HM KH31 has an asymmetrical profile, which makes it particularly rider-friendly and comfortable and is used in compact and medium-class vehicles. Winter tyres offerd by Kumho in the I`ZEN series with the Izen KW27 and Izen KW23 in different different versions for different vehicle classes.

Kumho tyres - Great quality from South Korea.

Please have a look at our extensive range of Kumho tyres on our Wythall Tyres and Exhausts website. You won't be disappointed.