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‘2020 Radical Australia Cup’ begins with Hankook Tire as sole tire supplier
- Opening of ‘2020 Radical Australia Cup’ where radical high-performance sports cars participate
- Demonstrating premium brand value by supplying to one of the world’s best motorsports
Seoul, Korea, Mar 5, 2020 – The ‘2020 Radical Australia Cup’ will begin on March 6th (AEST) with global tire maker Hankook Tire as the sole tire supplier.
The race where United Kingdom sports car brand Radical’s vehicles compete started from the United Kingdom and has expanded to be held all over the world including North America, Middle East, Australia, and Asia. Hankook Tire has been participating as the sole tire supplier since the 2018 season.
All vehicles entering the motorsports will be fitted with Hankook Tire’s ‘Ventus F200’, a dry surface slick racing tire with excellent grip, handling performance, and durability, and ‘Ventus Z217’, a wet surface racing tire with high stability.
Celebrating its 12th season as of 2020, the ‘2020 Radical Australia Cup’ will officially kick off at Sydney Motorsport Park on March 6th, followed by six rounds to be held along the next six months.
As a global top tier tire company, Hankook Tire has been supplying racing tires or sponsoring participating teams and displaying world-class technology in various global motorsports such as ‘DTM’, ‘F3 Americas’, ‘Formula Renault Eurocup’, and ‘24H Series’. Moreover, Hankook Tire is spearheading the development of the motorsports culture, becoming the first Korean auto industry company to specially produce motorsports trailers, a strategic meeting and resting area for the sponsored teams.