Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., August 4, 2008-- Kumho Tire USA, Inc., announced it will increase prices up to 10 percent, with additional in line adjustments, on passenger, light truck and truck and bus tires.  The price increase will start on September 1, 2008.  "Dramatic increases in the cost of raw materials and transportation necessitate this action," adds Rick Brennan, Vice President ...

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Newport Beach, CA (July 27, 2008)-- Championship Off Road Racing broadcast live on NBC from the Chula Vista International Raceway as an excited crowd watched local favorite, Scott Douglas, grab his first win of the season in the Pro 4 race and Carl Renezeder add another win to his career in the Pro 2 event.   However, it wasn't easy for ...

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Rancho Cucamonga, July 7, 2008--Kumho Tires, one of the world's leading tire manufacturers, today announced that they have been selected by Ford Motor Company to supply original equipment tires for the majority of the new 2009 Ford Focus models.Kumho Tires will supply approximately 200,000 of its 215/45R17 Solus KH16 tires for the Focus. These Ultra High Performance (UHP) tires provide ...

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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (March 7, 2008)...Kumho Tire Co., Inc., held a ceremony for the laying of the cornerstone of its new factory in Vietnam on March 5, 2008, in Binh Duong Province. Approximately 200 guests attended the event, including Nguyen Sinh Hung, the senior vice prime minister of Vietnam; Mai The Trung, chief secretary of Binh Duong Province; Nguyen Hoang ...

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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (February 28, 2008)... Kumho Tire has agreed to provide tires for VICI Racing and its Porsche 911 GT3 RSR in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) in 2008.At the heart of the partnership will be an innovative tire development program designed specifically for the Porsche RSR and the ALMS GT2 class championship. VICI Racing will contest the ...

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