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HANKOOK TYRES

Hankook have been manufacturing tyres since 1941, with a highly successful product range of radial tyres for passenger cars, SUVs and light trucks and vans. The desire to be a market-driven company offering brand value is at the heart of Hankook’s company policy. The drive for excellence is demonstrated by the ‘Kontrol philosophy and technology’ that Hankook has as its ethos.

Summer Car Tyres

Hankook Ventus Prime 3 (K125)

Optimised to offer superior traction in wet and dry summer conditions, the Hankook Ventus Prime 3 (K125) is ideal for passenger cars. Constructed with a high stiffness bead filter, this tyre is designed to retain its shape at speed, resulting in better handling and excellent steering response. The Hankook Ventus Prime 3 (K125) also provides high levels of safety in wet conditions thanks to four water clearing channels optimally placed on the tyre surface to reduce the risk of aquaplaning.

  • A specialist groove chamfer provides a larger contact patch for improved braking
  • Vehicle alignment indicators alert motorists to signs of uneven wear
  • A reinforced tyre carcass and enhanced sidewall stiffness results in high durability

Hankook Ventus V12 Evo 2 (K120)

Designed to offer high performance, the Hankook Ventus V12 Evo 2 (K120) is ideal for sports-style inspired drivers. Constructed with a high grip silica compound, this tyre provides impressive gripping capabilities, resulting in superior traction on both wet and dry surfaces. In addition, Hankook’s innovative aqua jet technology works as a catalyst to rapidly channel water away from the centre of the tyre, resulting in an impressive wet weather performance and high resistance against aquaplaning.

  • A unique wing tip design featuring slanted edges works to reduce noise and vibrations from the road for a comfortable ride
  • Alignment indicators visually notify motorists when tyres are wearing unevenly or are nearing replacement
  • A high density polyester carcass provides high levels of durability

Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 (K117)

Providing the ultimate balance between wet and dry, the Hankook Ventus S1 Evo (K117) is ideal for unpredictable summer weather conditions on the road. This premium performance tyre offers excellent stability at speed and controlled cornering. Constructed with a high stiffness bead filler, the Hankook Ventus S1 Evo 2 (K117) provides enhanced handling on wet and dry surfaces. An environmentally efficient performance is also achieved as this tyre is designed to provide minimised rolling resistance.

  • Hankook’s aqua driving control works to drain water from the tyre for an impressive wet weather performance
  • Traction is enhanced thanks to a specialist high grip silica compound
  • This tyre offers enhanced gripping capabilities and was awarded an ‘A’ (in some sizes) for its Wet Grip by the EU Tyre Label

Summer Van Tyres

Hankook Vantra LT (RA18)

Highly durable and optimised for long tyre life, the Hankook Vantra LT (RA18) is an ideal tyre for commercial vans and transporters. Designed with optimally placed grooves and durable contact patch technology, this tyre offers high levels of driving stability. Although the Hankook Vantra LT (RA18) is a summer tyre, it can also cope in snowy and wet conditions thanks to new 3D lateral groove technology and it is marked with the ‘Mud & Snow’ approval.

  • A sidewall protect shield helps to resist damage from kerbing
  • An inner tyre lining works to prevent air leakage to maintain internal pressure
  • 3-channel wide grooves rapidly channel water away from the tyre for increased resistance against aquaplaning and enhanced safety in wet conditions

Summer 4x4 Tyres

Hankook Ventus ST (RH06)

Ideal for dynamic drivers, the Hankook Ventus ST (RH06) is optimised to provide outstanding handling in all weather conditions. Constructed with a special V-shaped tread pattern optimised to grip to the surface of the road, this tyre provides outstanding performance in wet and dry conditions. The Hankook Ventus ST (RH06) is also designed to provide longer tyre life, thanks to its wide, high-tensile steel belts which work to strengthen the tyre tread against wear.

  • Innovative DDPT (dual depth pitch theory) ensures that this tyre minimises noise for a quiet and comfortable ride
  • Superior steering response is attained thanks to its specialist high bead filler
  • A rim protector provides greater protection against outer shock and damage such as scratches

Hankook Dynapro HP2 (RA33)

The Hankook Dynapro HP2 (RA33) is a high performance all season tyre ideal for luxury 4x4s. This tyre provides excellent wet weather performance thanks to its straight 4-channel waterway which works to rapidly channel water away from the tyre tread for high resistance against aquaplaning. In addition, specialist aqua slant sipes and grooves lock together to provide rigidity, resulting in improved handling in wet and dry conditions.

  • High loading silica compound for enhanced traction on wet and dry surfaces
  • Excellent steering response thanks to a high density polyester carcass
  • Optimally placed silencer sipes work to prevent harmonic tread pattern sound

Hankook Dynapro HP (RA23)

Providing excellent traction and reduced tyre noise, the Hankook Dynapro HP (RA23) is an ideal tyre for powerful and dynamic 4x4s. Constructed with an enhanced centre rib, the Hankook Dynapro HP (RA23) delivers excellent braking capabilities on dry surfaces for enhanced driving safety. This tyre also provides superior wet weather performance thanks to its specialist 2-step graduated groove which works to rapidly remove water from the tyre tread to prevent aquaplaning.

  • A uniform contact area provides improved traction on wet and snow-covered surfaces
  • Superior dry braking performance thanks to greater circumferential and lateral tyre stiffness
  • A specialist noise reduction kerf works to reduce tyre noise for a quiet and comfortable drive

Hankook Dynapro AT-m (RF10)

Designed to provide excellent performance both on-road and off-road, the Hankook Dynapro AT-m (RF10) is a superior all season 4x4 tyre. Designed with a sharp edge tread pattern and ‘scallop grooves’, the Hankook Dynapro AT-m (RF10) provides impressive biting edges, resulting in high levels of traction on all terrain. This tyre is optimised to provide long tyre life thanks to its rugged puncture resistance which guards against cuts, bruises and other impact whilst stone ejectors help to prevent damage from stones or external impact.

  • Reinforced tyre carcass improves hill climbing and steering stability both on-road and off-road
  • Safe cornering and precise handling are achieved thanks to deep tiered side-grooves
  • Enhanced traction in wet conditions thanks to an angled side groove

Hankook Dynapro MT (RT03)

Optimised to deliver an excellent off-road performance, the Hankook Dynapro MT (RT03) boasts superior traction and enhanced gripping capabilities. Constructed with a rugged side protection block, the Hankook Dynapro MT (RT03) shields against the shock of external objects, resulting in protection against potholes and enhanced traction in soft dirt. Furthermore, high-strength belts within the tyre work to enhance steering stability and durability.

  • Zigzag shoulder lugs deliver enhanced off-road traction
  • An under-groove protector works to offer resistance to impact damage and external shocks
  • Nylon-reinforced belts provide additional strength

For technical information on Hankook please visit the manufacturer's website www.hankooktire-eu.com


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