Compare tyres and find the best price

Choosing the perfect tyre is easy

Kumho to supply OE tyres for Mercedes G-Class

South Korean tyre manufacturer Kumho Tire has announced it will equip the latest generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class.

Kumho will supply its Solus KL21 tyre for the new generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class as original equipment

Kumho will supply its Solus KL21 tyre for the new generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class as original equipment. © Kumho

Solus KL21 is the original equipment tyre

Kumho stays with Mercedes-Benz. The South Korean tyre manufacturer has announced it will continue to supply the G-Class  with its tyres as original equipment. The Solus KL21 has been chosen in the size 265/60 R18 110H to equip the new generation of the German carmaker's premium SUV. Kumho has worked closely with Mercedes-Benz to propose a tyre that meets the expectations of owners of high performance vehicles. This is why the Solus KL21 tyre for the G-Class SUV offers outstanding driving comfort. According to the South Korean tyre manufacturer, its micro-silica tread compound delivers outstanding grip on wet and dry roads. The Solus KL21 also offers a low rolling resistance and optimised wear.

“This contract shows our development performance and our expertise in manufacturing tyres" said Junro Song, President of Kumho Tire Europe. “Thanks to a close cooperation, Kumho continually maintains a level of technical knowledge that few tyre manufacturers have. To develop and test tyres for new generation vehicles, means for example, conducting experiments using the latest technologies and materials to design tyres that are even lighter or tyres with a lower rolling resistance [...] or even tyre sizes that are not yet available on the market.” Experience from working with manufacturers leads to other improvements for Kumho, says Junro Song. “The knowledge acquired from these experiments also helps improve existing products, for example, incorporating a new rubber compound into a current production tyre. This is why we intend to expand our cooperation with Mercedes-Benz in the future.”


Nokian Tyres equips the first all-weather autonomous vehicle

Finnish tyre manufacturer Nokian Tyres has unveiled its equipment partnership for a new type of autonomous bus, built to be driven in all weather conditions, even the most extreme.

Pirelli Track Adrenaline: app to get the most out of P Zero tyres

At the 89th Geneva International Motor Show, Pirelli presented its new connected solution for tyres: Track Adrenaline.

At Geneva, it’s the Pirelli P Zero show

At the Geneva International Motor Show, Pirelli has given priority to its P Zero range, with in particular, a new specific “Elect” sidewall marking and the launch of “Color Edition” tyres as original equipment.

Goodyear Golden Sahara II: 1950’s autonomous concept car with translucent tyres

American tyre manufacturer Goodyear has presented a concept vehicle from the 1950's for which it supplied translucent tyres. Found after all these years, the “Golden Sahara II” is exhibited at the Geneva International Motor Show.