Hankook Tire is expanding its Original Equipment (OE) fitments to include new vehicle models from Ford, Volkswagen, Hyundai and Kia.
Hankook now provides fitments for the Optimo H426 tire on Ford Fiesta 2011, Kia Soul 2010 and Forte 2010 models. The Optimo H426 is a newly-developed tire with a focus on providing the optimal balance of quality, performance and value.
In addition, Hankook is expanding its fitment of the Optimo H725 OE tire to the 2010 Ford Taurus 2010 -the first fitment of Hankook on a Ford family sedan. Drivers of the 2010 Volkswagen Golf will also be experiencing Hankook with the OE fitment of the Optimo H725A.
The partnership with Volkswagen in North America began in 2009 with fitments on the new Beetle, Jetta and Jetta SportWagen, and now expands to cover the Golf as well.
Building on the success of OE fitments in 2009, Hankook will supply original equipment tires to Ford, GM, Dodge, Volkswagen, Hyundai and Kia. This includes a broad range of models, including the Ford F-150 and Edge 2010, Ford Flex 2011, GM Chevrolet Equinox 2010, Dodge Journey 2010, Hyundai Sonata 2011 and Kia Sedona and Borrego 2010.