FALKEN – OEM tyre supplier for Volkswagen T-Roc

Tyre brand FALKEN was chosen as OEM tyre supplier for the new Volkswagen T-Roc in August 2017, and equips the vehicles ex works with its AZENIS FK453CC and various FALKEN ZIEX ZE914A ECORUN models in a range of sizes. Volkswagen's new SUV offers a host of features including ultra-stylish crossover design, excellent comfort and sporty driving characteristics. The FALKEN ZIEX ZE914A ECORUN is the ideal complement to the T-Roc, offering high economy plus superior handling and braking even under wet conditions. Teaming an advanced compound blend with an innovative profile, the FALKEN tyre is a great fit for a sporty driving style. “After the Volkswagen Tiguan and the SEAT Ateca, the Volkswagen T-Roc continues the portfolio of SUVs for which we are OEM tyre supplier", says Christian Stolting, Key Account Manager OE at Falken Tyre Europe. “Volkswagen's choice of FALKEN delivers further proof of our tyres' high level of performance. We are delighted that Volkswagen has extended its confidence in us to this high-growth sector, and look forward to further partnerships in the future." The Wolfsburg-based automotive company is not the only one to be impressed by the FALKEN ZIEX ZE914.Tyre testers at German motoring magazine “auto motor sport “awarded the FALKEN ZIEX ZE914 a “Recommended" in the 07/2016 issue. The tyres are supplied in the following sizes: FALKEN ZIEX ZE914 A in 205/60R16 92V and 215/55R17 94V, plus a rolling-resistance-optimised model in 215/60R16 99V XL; and FALKEN AZENIS FK453CC in size 215/50R18 92W. FALKEN Tyres are manufactured at the SRI plant in Thailand, one of the largest and most modern tyre production facilities in the world.