Brampton, Ontario – Hankook Tire is expanding its original equipment (OE) fitments to include new models from Ford, Volkswagen, Hyundai and Kia.
Hankook now provides fitments for the Optimo H426 tire on the 2011 Ford Fiesta, and 2010 Kia Soul and Forte. In addition, it is expanding its fitment of the Optimo H725 OE tire to the 2010 Ford Taurus, the first for Hankook on a Ford family sedan, and the Optimo H725A for the 2010 Volkswagen Golf.
Building on the success of OE fitments in 2009, Hankook will supply original equipment tires to Ford, GM, Dodge, Volkswagen, Hyundai and Kia, including the 2010 Ford F-150 and Edge, 2011 Ford Flex, 2010 Chevrolet Equinox, 2010 Dodge Journey, 2011 Hyundai Sonata, and 2010 Kia Sedona and Borrego.
Hankook has proactively targeted luxury brand OE fitments as a key growth area, and in 2009, was selected as the tire supplier for the Audi A3.