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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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (February 28, 2008)... Kumho Tire Co. Inc has gained a foothold in the export of tires for civil aviation via a Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement (BASA) between Korea and the United States.At an event at the American embassy in Singapore on February 19, Kumho president Sae Chul Oh signed the BASA, along with representatives from the U.S. ...

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RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (February 27, 2008)... Kumho Tire Co., Inc. will supply OE tires to Mercedes-Benz for the Viano multi-purpose vehicle. Kumho will supply approximately 10,000 tires for the Viano X-Clusive, which will be sold in Europe.Kumho will supply Mercedes-Benz with its KU19, a UHP tire that provides a smooth ride with minimal noise and has excellent high speed handling ...

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Kumho Tire Co., Inc. has landed its first original equipment business with a U. S. auto manufacturer for a vehicle that will be sold in the United States.Kumho will supply tires for the 2009 Dodge Journey, a crossover vehicle that will go on sale later this year. Two sizes of Kumho's Solus KH16 will be fitted on the Journey: 225/55R19 ...

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Kumho Tires Co., Inc., a Korean company and the 10th largest tire company in the world, today signed an agreement to build a $225 million tire manufacturing facility on a 127-acre site in Sofkee Industrial Park in Macon, Georgia.Sae Chul Oh, Ph.D., CEO and President of Kumho Tires Co. Inc.; Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue, Ken Stewart, Commissioner of the Georgia ...

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