Nexen Tire acknowledged at ‘Good Design Awards 2018’ for Winguard Sport 2
• Nexen Tire has been praised for the unique design of Winguard Sport 2 with ski plate as its motif at the Good Design Award 2018
Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, recently announced that the Winguard Sport 2 received an award at the ‘Good Design Awards 2018.’
The Good Design Award, which was founded in 1957 in Japan, is regarded as one of the world’s top design awards in line with the Red Dot Design Award, iF Product Design Award, and the IDEA Design Award. Winners from the design competition use the G Mark that represents the exceptional quality of the design, usability, and uniqueness of the products.
The awarded Winguard Sport 2 is a premium ultra-high performance alpine/studless Passenger Car Radial (PCR) tire that provides the optimal driving experience in the snow with a winter reindeer and ski plate as its motif. It has been evaluated as a premium winter tire for its excellent grip and stable performance in the snow with its unique 3D winter kerf and zigzag groove.
“The award proves Nexen Tire’s efforts to evolve to a company that can offer next-generation products by strengthening global competitiveness and quality improvement,” said Kyungwoo Cheon, Vice President of Nexen Tire’s R&D center. “We will continue to explore ways to update unrivalled designs and technology to keep up with the fast-growing market and expand our product supplies to premium car makers.”
Nexen Tire, established in 1942, is a global tire manufacturer headquartered in Yangsan, South Gyeongsang Province, and in Seoul, South Korea. Nexen Tire, one of the world’s fastest growing tire manufacturers, works with 416 dealers based in 136 countries around the world (as of April 2018) and owns three manufacturing plants – two in Korea (Yangsan and Changnyeong) and one in Qingdao, China. Another plant in Zatec, the Czech Republic will be operational by 2018. Nexen Tire produces tires for passenger cars, SUVs, and light trucks with advanced technology and excellence in design. The company also focuses on producing UHP tires, which are based on advanced technologies. Nexen Tire supplies OE tires to global car makers in various countries around the world.
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