September 24, 2019

Hankook To Equips Swiss Electric Roadster

Kyburz Roadster eRod will come fitted with Hankook's Ventus V12 evo 2 tyres
Kyburz Roadster eRod will come fitted with Hankook's Ventus V12 evo 2 tyres

Hankook has signed a partnership agreement with the Swiss company Kyburz with the first project being to fit the company’s electric Roadster eRod with ultra-high-performance tyres from the Ventus line.

The eRod is a road-legal sports car and will be equipped with the Ventus V12 evo 2 in size 195/50R15 V. Hankook will also be the recommended replacement brand.

Kyburz is a leader in mobility and transport solutions for the final mile. Its core business is the development and production of high-quality electric vehicles for delivery companies, industrial companies, municipalities and private individuals.

“In future, Hankook will act as the official tyre partner of a pioneering company in electric mobility for the Swiss supplier industry,” said Soo Won Chang, Managing Director of Hankook Austria and Switzerland. “With the signed partnership agreement, we are eager to support even more promising projects from Kyburz.”