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Hankook Technodome hosts annual Design Insight Forum

Hankook Technodome hosts annual Design Insight Forum

Thursday 8th December 2016 | 0 Comments

A ‘Design Insight Forum’ is taking place today at the new Hankook Technodome in South Korea. According to Hankook Tire, the Design Insight Forum is a platform for cultivating future leaders and unveiling “best of the best” cutting-edge concepts.

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Kumho Smasher, Sealant tyres win IDEA awards

Kumho Smasher, Sealant tyres win IDEA awards

Monday 1st August 2016 | 0 Comments

Kumho’s Smasher and Sealant tyres have been honoured with 2016 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA). The company said that the US awards, which complete a trio of the world’s top three design accolades, alongside Germany’s Red Dot and iF International Forum Design, mean that its design and technological capabilities have now been recognised by the industry as a whole.

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Nexen scores hat-trick of A’ Design awards

Nexen scores hat-trick of A’ Design awards

Tuesday 3rd May 2016 | 0 Comments

Nexen Tire has received three A’ Design awards for its latest tyres. Nexen’s All Road Transform concept tyre and Winguard Snow’G WH2 received gold awards, in addition to the N’Fera RU1 being granted a silver award. The company’s three products competed in the vehicle, mobility and transportation design categories.

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Pirelli tyres fitted on Ducati Scrambler Vibrazioni Art Design special edition

Pirelli tyres fitted on Ducati Scrambler Vibrazioni Art Design special edition

Thursday 21st May 2015 | 0 Comments

The Ducati Scrambler special edition introduced on 22 May at the London Bike Shed – the “SC-Rumble" – is the latest chapter in Pirelli’s technical collaboration with its compatriot. Like other versions of the Scrambler, the bike is fitted with Pirelli MT 60 RS tyres, with the tread replicated on the tank along with the Ducati Scrambler logo. The SC-Rumble will begin a trip from the British capital to Biarritz, where it will participate in the Wheels and Waves event.

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Hankook wins design award for SmartFlex AH31all-season truck tyre

Hankook wins design award for SmartFlex AH31all-season truck tyre

Tuesday 10th March 2015 | 0 Comments

Hankook has been awarded an iF Design Award for its all-season truck tyre SmartFlex AH31. Incorporating advanced design and technology to improve performance, Hankook’s SmartFlex AH31 line-up will be extended significantly in 2015. The tyre will be displayed at the CV Show in April.

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Nexen wins US design awards

Monday 5th January 2015 | 0 Comments

Nexen Tire’s Roadian HTX RH5 has won a US Good Design Award. The company’s N’FERA RU5 also won the Korean Good Design Awards and the firm’s N’blue Premium won the Korean Pin up Design Awards. The US Good Design Awards is an annual design awards programme organized by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design (Illinois) in cooperation with the European Center for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies.

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Dakar tyre tops Hankook design competition

Dakar tyre tops Hankook design competition

Friday 28th November 2014 | 0 Comments

The winners of the Hankook Tyre Design Challenge 2014 were announced at the Essen Motor Show in Germany today. This is the fourth time the competition has been held, and this year’s winner is Samir Sadikov, who submitted a ‘Dakar’ racing tyre concept. Runner up was Andreas Hartl with an intelligent “vent tyre” and third place was taken by Lucia Less with the ‘concept winter’ self-transforming snow tyre. These top concepts, which were selected by a jury of design and tyre experts and produced in prototype form by Hankook, will be on display for the rest of the Essen Motor Show’s duration.

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Nexen N’blue eco tyre wins US green design award

Nexen N’blue eco tyre wins US green design award

Friday 29th August 2014 | 0 Comments

Nexe Tire’s N'blue eco tyre has won the US Green Good Design Award 2014. The awards are organized by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Center for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies. It selects award winners in the categories of environmentally friendly products, people, organizations and architects, with the N'blue eco being named the winner in the product category at this year’s Green Good Design Awards. Their intention is promote “excellent environmentally friendly design”.

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