Hankook Tire talks electromobility and tyre development
When vehicle manufacturers talk about the future, the talk centres more and more on electric vehicles, and the timetable for their introduction is increasingly specific. During the IAA show in Germany a couple of months back, several major car makers announced or reiterated plans to bring all-electric models to market by 2020. This means that OEMs, including tyre makers, are already busy with preparations.
One such OEM is Hankook Tire. Discussing the subject of electromobility during the IAA, Martin Winter, lead engineer/key development engineer at Hankook Tire’s Europe Technical Center, confirmed that the tyre maker’s work on solutions for electric vehicles has already gained a certain momentum.
Read the full text in the November issue of Tyres & Accessories magazine.