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Select Your Nearest Kumho Tyres Stores

Kumho is a very popular tyre brand in Korea. Thanks to its excellent quality and the significant expansion of cars made in Korea, the company has achieved to consolidate itself in the world tire market. Today Kumho is one of the main sponsors of basketball in the USA through the NBA.

1.- Kumho Tyre Shop New Zealand
1.1.- Kumho Auckland
1.2.- Kumho Canterbury
1.3.- Kumho Wellington
1.4.- Kumho Waikato
1.5.- Kumho Bay of Plenty
1.6.- Kumho Otago
1.7.- Kumho Manawatū-Whanganui
1.8.- Kumho Northland
1.9.- Kumho Hawke’s Bay
1.10.- Kumho Taranaki
1.11.- Kumho Southland
1.12.- Kumho Tasman
1.13.- Kumho Nelson
1.14.- Kumho Gisborne
1.15.- Kumho Marlborough
1.16.- Kumho West Coast
2.- Kumho Tyres Models
3.- Kumho History

Kumho Auckland

Kumho Canterbury

Kumho Wellington

Kumho Tyres Waikato

Kumho Tyres Bay of Plenty

Kumho Tyres Otago

Kumho Manawatū-Whanganui

Kumho Tyres Northland

Kumho Hawke’s Bay

Kumho Tyres Taranaki

Kumho Southland

Kumho Tyres Tasman

Kumho Nelson

Kumho Gisborne

Kumho Marlborough

Kumho West Coast

2.- Kumho Tyres Models

▷ Kumho Ecsta PA51

▷ Kumho Crugen HT51

▷ Kumho Solus KH16

Kumho Crugen HP71 Kumho Crugen HT51 Kumho Crugen Premium Kumho Ecsta AST Kumho Ecsta PA31 Kumho Ecsta PA51 Kumho Ecsta PS31 Kumho Ecsta PS91 Kumho Ecsta STX KL12 Kumho Ecsta V700 Kumho Ecsta V720 ACR Kumho Majesty 9 Solus TA91 Kumho Majesty Solus Kumho Road Venture APT KL51 Kumho Road Venture AT51 Kumho Road Venture MT51 Kumho Road Venture MT KL71 Kumho Solus KH16

3.- Kumho Tyres History

Kumho Tire Co., Inc. is a South Korean tire company. Headquartered in Gwangju, South Korea, it was a subsidiary of the Kumho Asiana Group until 2018, after which the company became a part of Chinese tire manufacturer Doublestar. 

Originally known as Samyang Tire, Kuhmo Tire is a South Korean tire manufacturer that maintains a market world wide. It is the second largest tire manufacturer in South Korea by sales and the seventh largest Korean company in general. It runs three tire manufacturing plants in South Korea, three in China, one in Vietnam and one in the United States. It also runs multiple R&D centers around the world. Kumho means Bright Lake in Korean.

Kumho Tire was started as an offshoot of a taxi and bus service in 1960 and grew quickly as the Korean economy did. In 1963 Kumho Tire produced the first compact passenger tire which was the first passenger tire manufactured in the South Korea. In 1964 it began developing tubes. Beginning from 1966 they managed to gain US Department of Transport marks for some tire that made them legal for export to the United States. In 1977 the subsidiary Kumho Tyres was created and this began their expansion in the UK market.

In 2008 Kumho tire founded Kumho Tire Georgia, Inc. This was created to develop a tire manufacturing plant in the United States and originally planned to begin production of tires in 2009. Due to the global economic downturn these plans were put on hold and it was only in 2015 that there was again movement to create a United States based tire plant. This plant would be opened in 2016 at the cost of 450 million dollars in construction. This plant is capable of producing 4 million tires a year.

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