February 21, 2019

Kumho Chosen For New Flagship Merc SUV

The Kumho Solus KL21 SUV tyre is to be OE fitment on the Mercedes-Benz new flagship SUV, the G-Klasse.
The Kumho Solus KL21 SUV tyre is to be OE fitment on the Mercedes-Benz new flagship SUV, the G-Klasse.

Kumho has announced that it has been selected to supply its best-selling Solus KL21 SUV tyre for Mercedes-Benz’s prestigious new flagship SUV, the G-Klasse.

The company says the Solus KL21 is a high-performance SUV tyre that boasts excellent durability and wear resistance across various driving conditions while also offering enhanced fuel economy.

Kumho has had a relationship with Benz since 2007 when it started providing tyres as an OE supplier for the Mercedes Benz A-class passenger car. It has also been an OE supplier for the Mercedes Benz Sprinter van, Smart Car and Vito vans along with other models.

Mercedes-Benz G-Klasse
Mercedes-Benz G-Klasse

Kumho has also started supplying OE equipment tyres for Daimler truck brands.

As well as Mercedes-Benz, Kumho is an OE supplier to leading global carmakers including, BMW, Volkswagen, Chrysler, GM, and Ford.