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Kumho is OEM of the new Volkswagen Polo


  • New Volkswagen Polo is fitted with Ecowing ES01 KH27
  • Kumho’s Roll-Resistant-Optimized tyre helps to save fuel

Kumho ist Erstausrüster vom neuem VW POLO 6

Offenbach, Germany – August, 14th 2017.

The new Volkswagen Polo rolls on tyres from Kumho from its production line. After the South Korean tyre manufacturer was already OEM for the fifth-generation, also the sixth-generation of VW Polo is original equipped with the Ecowing ES01 KH27. Kumho supplies the tyre size 185/65 R15 88H for assembly in the Volkswagen plant in Pamplona/Spain.

The Kumho Ecowing ES01 KH27 is a tyre especially developed for the special needs of compact and medium-sized vehicles. It is characterized by a low rolling resistance and has already shone in the ADAC tire test (ADAC Motorwelt 03/2016) due to its good fuel consumption and wear.