Kumho Tires is a South Korean manufacturer of truck ( truck tires ) and car tires. Kumho is particularly specialized in passenger cars on wide tires. The European headquarters of the company is in Offenbach am Main. It is a subsidiary of the Kumho Asiana Group.
The company was founded in 1960 as Samyang Tire Co..
The company uses in its name various forms of the English word for " tire " ( " Tire " and " Tyre " ), in singular and plural.