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Kumho Sponsors Hoops Tournament

Kumho Tire USA Inc. is adding to its sports sponsorship portfolio with The Basketball Tournament (TBT), a month-long contest that culminates with a $2 million championship game Aug. 2 broadcast on ESPN.

The Kumho Tire Georgia era has officially begun following a grand opening ceremony on May 2, 2016.
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Kumho Tire Production Begins in Georgia

Kumho Tire Co. Inc. celebrated its long-awaited leap into the U.S. manufacturing sector, and its new American hometown in Macon, Ga., with the grand opening of its passenger tire plant on May 2, 2016.

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Kumho introduces Ecsta PA31

Kumho Tire Co. Ltd. has been busy lately. It introduced a tire in North America; it jump-started construction on its long anticipated manufacturing plant in the United States; and it opened a fifth research and development center.

Kumho has won the 2013 Red Dot Design Award in the category of product design for its eco-friendly tire, the Ecowing ES01 (KH27).
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Kumho wins Red Dot Design Award

Kumho Tire U.S.A. has won the prestigious 2013 Red Dot Design Award in the category of product design for its eco-friendly tire, the Ecowing ES01 (KH27). This is the second year in a row that the company has won a Red Dot Design Award.

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Kumho tires OE on BMW's MINI JCW GP

Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc. reports its Ecsta V700 ultra-high performance tires are OE on BMW’s premium small car brand, the MINI JCW GP (MINI John Cooper Works GranPrix). The tires will be size 215/40R17.

"Sports reach a lot of people, but it also reaches a lot of eyeballs," says Bill Barbera, senior vice president of sales for Van Wagner Sports Group. "And it's global." Barbera has worked with Hankook Tire America Corp. for 10 years.
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The sports marketing trend

Sports marketing is a numbers game. Hits on a webpage ad are more important than hits during a baseball or football game. Impressions and views count for more than outcome.

Double Coin’s FT105 trailer tire is SmartWay-certified and designed for long mileage.
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Fuel-efficient truck tires

Low-rolling resistant tires are mandated on new trucks in California. And tire manufacturers are trying to keep up.

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