February 12, 2020

FALKEN to Compete in Nürburgring 24h-Race with Twin Porsche 911 GT3R Racecars—Supporting the Race as an Official Sponsor for the 13th Straight Year

Sumitomo Rubber Group affiliate Falken Tyre Europe GmbH is pleased to announce that our own Team FALKEN Motorsports will be competing in one of the world's largest touring car races: themore Nürburgring 24h-Race (Official Name: ADAC TOTAL 24-Hour Race), which will be held this coming May 21st through 24th in Nürburg, Germany. For this year's race, Team FALKEN Motorsports will be gunning for the win with twin Porsche 911 GT3R racecars equipped with 4.0ℓ, 550HP engines and featuring the latest high-performance specifications.At the same time, as an Official Sponsor of the Nürburgring 24h-Race through our FALKEN brand, we are also proud to play a part in bringing so much excitement to so many racing fans throughout the world.

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September 5, 2019

FALKEN is OEM for new Toyota Corollas

Falken Tyre Europe GmbH, Sumitomo Rubber Group's European sales company is pleased to announce that tires from two Falken series have been chosen as OEM tires for the new Toyota Corolla models,more available from March 2019. The new vehicles will be fitted with the ZIEX ZE914B ECORUN in sizes 225/40R18 92W XL and 225/45R17 91W tires from Falken's ZIEX Series, and the SINCERA SN832B in size 205/55R16 91V from the Japanese tire manufacturer's SINCERA Series.

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June 18, 2019

Team FALKEN's Yoshihide Muroya Wins Second Consecutive Race in Second Race of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2019

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Team FALKEN's Yoshihide Muroya has won the second race of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2019, which was held this past Junemore 15-16 weekend in Kazan, Russia. Having won the first race of the season in Abu Dhabi this February, Mr. Muroya is now two for two this season. Through our FALKEN brand, the Sumitomo Rubber Group is proud to sponsor this remarkable pilot as he competes in the Master Class in this year's Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

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June 7, 2019

FALKEN Tires Selected as an Original Equipment Supplier to 2020 Jeep® Gladiator

Sumitomo Rubber North America, Inc., Sumitomo Rubber Group's American sales company is following closely behind Falken Tires' recent selection as an original equipment supplier to the 2019 Jeep®more Wrangler Rubicon, the tire brand has expanded its partnership with FCA US LLC to become original equipment on the 2020 Jeep Gladiator, the most capable midsize truck ever.

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May 15, 2019

Falken Tires with Porsche Macan Approval

Falken Tyre Europe GmbH, Sumitomo Rubber Group's European sales company is pleased to announce that FALKEN have begun supplying tires for the current generation of Porsche Macan. The FALKEN AZENISmore FK510A SUV are supplied in both 235/60R18 and 255/55R18 sizes. The tires each have the speed symbol "W" (up to 270 km/h) and a load index of 103 and 105 respectively.

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February 21, 2019

Sumitomo Rubber's "Team FALKEN" Proud to Support Pilot Yoshihide Muroya in the "Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2019"

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is pleased to announce that we will once again be supporting Mr. Yoshihide Muroya and Team FALKEN as they compete in the ultimate high-speed motorsport: the "Red Bullmore Air Race World Championship 2019." This is our fifth consecutive year of supporting this remarkable pilot through our FALKEN brand. In addition, FALKEN is also proud to once again be sponsoring the "Red Bull Air Race Chiba 2019," which will be held over the September 7-8 weekend in Chiba, Japan. Through our sponsorship, we hope to contribute to yet another thrilling race here in Japan in 2019.

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January 31, 2019

FALKEN Tires Selected as an Original Equipment Supplier to the 2019 Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon

Sumitomo Rubber North America, Inc., Sumitomo Rubber Group's American sales subsidiary continues to expand their original equipment fitments, more manufacturers worldwide are taking notice of themore brand's ability to deliver an outstanding product.

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January 10, 2019

FALKEN "ZIEX ZE001 A/S" Selected as Factory Standard Tires for SUBARU's New Model "CROSSTREK HYBRID"

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is pleased to announce that we have begun supplying our high-performance FALKEN "ZIEX ZE001 A/S" tires to SUBARU Corporation for use as factory standard tires onmore their new model "CROSSTREK HYBRID", which goes on sale in the United States this winter.

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December 21, 2018

FALKEN to Have a Display Booth at TOKYO AUTO SALON 2019

Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is pleased to announce that we will have a FALKEN Booth at the upcoming TOKYO AUTO SALON 2019, which will be held from Friday, January 11th through Sunday, Januarymore 13th at the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba Prefecture.

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