NEU-ISENBURG, Germany—Hankook Tire Europe GmbH is expanding its medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicle original equipment portfolio with Daimler A.G. for that firm's Mercedes-Benz Actros, Antos, Arocs, Econic and Atego truck lines.
The updated tire selection includes the e-cube MAX AL10+ and DL10+, SmartFlex AH31 and DH31, Hankook said.
The tire company added that it will also provide multiple options for 22.5 inch tires, which is the best-selling truck/bus tire size in Europe. Previously, in 2014, Hankook Tire was selected as an OE supplier for Mercedes-Benz medium-duty Atego trucks and heavy-duty Actros trucks.
Features of the updated tire selection include:
• The e-cube MAX AL10+ (all position long haul): utilizes linear grooves with waved walls to prevent uneven wear, while enhancing durability and providing improved long-term fuel efficiency.