The Indian multinational Group, specialized in Off-Highway tyres, now joins basketball. The aim? Strengthening its brand awareness throughout Europe and linking BKT to sports’ positive values and emotions.
Events and Anniversaries
Team Westlake Malaysia Returns for Practice and Demo
Team Westlake Malaysia took part in the ‘BlastaCars (X) OBG Drift Open Track Session’ recently.
2020 Mid-year Linglong Tire Distributor Conference Held
Linglong Tire held its Mid-year Linglong Tire Distributor Conference in Zhaoyuan, Shandong, from 10-th- 14th July, 2020.
BKT Sponsors Six T-20 League Cricket Teams
In the upcoming season 2020, BKT is going to support the Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Capitals, Kings XI Punjab, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals teams - all star teams of the Indian Cricket T-20 League.
Linglong Tire to Build New R&D Centre in Jinan, China
Linglong Tire signed a collaboration agreement with the Jinan Municipal People’s Government to settle their R&D base in the central district of Jinan.
Michelin Will Remain Supplier of Formula E Until 2022
Michelin will remain the exclusive supplier of tyres to Formula E until the end of the 2021/2022 season. In line with the decision of the FIA, a new supplier will take over after this period.
Cooper Tire Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for Indiana Distribution Centre
A groundbreaking ceremony was held at the site of a newregional distribution centre that will be opened by Cooper Tire in Whiteland, Ind.
FIA Confirms Hankook as Future Tyre Partner for Formula E
The FIA (Federation Internationale de l'Automobile) confirmed Hankook Tire & Technology as the Gen3 tyre partner of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship selected by tender process and FIA World Motor Sport Council approval. Equipping the world’s first and only all electric street racing formula with Hankook tyres will then form the core of the company's international campaigns and commitments to sustainability and environmental protection worldwide.
Jinyu Tire Group All-steel Tyres Project Starts Construction in Tay Ninh, Vietnam
After the completion of the first phase of the Jinyu Vitenam plant, the annual production capacity will be 2 million tyres.
Hankook Tire and Hyundai Sign Test-Driving Centre Agreement
The Hankook test-driving centre at a 126,000-square-meter site is scheduled for completion in the first half of 2021.