Hankook fits the new Audi Q8 in various sizes, among others. The Hankook tyre lines Ventus and Winter i*cept in the SUV version as well as Dynapro are fitted as original equipment to the SUV flagship of the Ingolstadt-based premium manufacturer. While the Ventus S1 evo 3 SUV and Winter i*cept evo 2 SUV models are primarily intended for use on European roads, the Dynapro HP 2 Plus is predestined for the North American market.
For years, Hankook has been supplying racing series and teams all over the world with its high-end products. The tyre maker places great emphasis on supporting junior and entry-level formats, which aim to prepare young drivers for a possible career in motorsport. Since it was launched last year, the field in the Audi Sport Seyffarth R8 LMS Cup has also been racing on Hankook´s Ventus Race tyre. The international one-make cup sees professionals, gentlemen drivers, youngsters and newcomers take their place at the wheel of the 495-hp race car. Together with Audi works driver Rahel Frey, Sophie Hofmann is one of only two women in the field of 22.