2020 Product news
Greener driving for Northern summer roads: The new Nokian Hakka Green 3 summer tire rolls lightly and sustainably
Drivers on Northern summer tires want their tires to be safe in case of rain. Most drivers also want greener driving, low fuel consumption, eco-friendly raw materials, and better durability. The new-generation Nokian Hakka Green 3 summer tire, a member of the Hakka product family that is designed for varying Northern weather, skillfully combines safety in wet weather with light rolling. This new premium summer tire from Nokian Tyres feels safe and balanced in rainy weather, saves fuel, and offers more enjoyable kilometers of driving.
Better durability, controlled stability: The new Nokian Hakka Van tire offers convincingly balanced handling and improved durability
The new Nokian Hakka Van tire masters the extreme conditions of the northern summer with skill and durability. Developed for hard and versatile use, the Nokian Hakka Van is precise to drive, stable, and quiet. Regardless of whether you are making every second count doing distribution on the narrow urban streets, battling the razor-sharp gravel of a construction site, or cruising in your RV on country roads riddled with potholes, the Nokian Hakka Van will carry even heavy loads safety and lightly, thereby improving your peace of mind.
New Nokian Nordman summer tires: Nokian Nordman SZ2 offers precise handling, Nokian Nordman S2 SUV is a durable companion
Safety and reliability are the features that drivers want the most for their summer tires in the north. The combination of rutted roads, scorching heat, and sudden rain showers places high demands on summer tires.
Peace of mind beyond four seasons: New Nokian Seasonproof and Nokian Seasonproof SUV offer first-class safety all-year round
Scandinavian premium tire manufacturer Nokian Tyres is introducing a new all-season tire family for passenger cars, sport utility vehicles and crossover models. The new Nokian Seasonproof is designed for drivers who need reliability and first-class safety for snowy and slushy winter days but who also want top-notch performance and effortless driving feel in the summer.
The next big milestone on a digital journey – NOKIAN TYRES INTUITU™ smart tires are now available, starting from Finland
The digital transformation of heavy tires makes a huge difference for everyday driving as well as fleet management. Nokian Tyres introduced the Intuitu smart tires in Agritechnica 2019 fair in Hannover last November. Now Intuitu will be available for selected agricultural and contracting tractor tires, with sales starting from Finland.
Tires made for regional and urban transports – the new Nokian E-Truck 17.5 tire range takes over the city streets
Medium-size delivery trucks and buses are shuttling the streets in every city, keeping people and goods moving. The Nokian E-Truck range of truck tires has proven to be a dependable choice for long and medium haul road transports, so why not expand it to cover these lighter vehicles as well? Now the same economical kilometers are available for regional and city traffic with the new Nokian E-Truck 17.5 tire range.
Nokian Tyres survey: drivers see the behavior of others as the main risk, the condition of your tires matters
More than half of European drivers believe that the main risk associated with driving a car in the summer is the behavior of other drivers. This unflattering result seen in the last Nokian Tyres summer tires survey shows that the human factor still plays a key role in vehicle operation. The same is true for the responsibility for using the right tires in different seasons.
Nokian Ground King was the major tractor tire release by Nokian Tyres in 2019. Its unique Hybrilug™ technology effectively combines the best features of lug and block patterns, enabling excellent mobility on soft fields as well as comfortable road transports. During 2020, the Nokian Ground King tire will have eight new sizes, making it compatible with even broader range of equipment.
Self-driving cars also set requirements for tires. Sensors connected to tires will be one of the things that play an important role when machines observe driving conditions instead of humans. An expert from Nokian Tyres believes that smart tires will be commonplace within five years at the latest.
Heavy duty steer axle tire for on/off-road use – the new XL version complements the Nokian R-Truck range
The Nokian R-Truck tire series was developed for the special needs of on/off-road use in mind. At home in two worlds – on a muddy forest road or construction site as well as on a highway – the range had an enthusiastic reception from the on/off-road trucking professionals. Now the heavy-duty Nokian R-Truck Steer XL steer axle tire in size 385/65R22.5 will make even the heaviest construction and timber trucks ready for both worlds.
The summer tire season is here – Nokian Tyres’ premium summer products offer safety and peace of mind for tighter turns and rainy days
Scandinavian tire manufacturer Nokian Tyres offers a modern and versatile summer tire selection for Central European market. New summer tire generation features a unique Dual Zone Safety technology, specially developed for varying summer conditions. This test-winning technology was first introduced in the passenger car models and then carried on to the SUV and cross-over range. Nokian Tyres’ products offer premium driving comfort, durability and, above all, first-class safety – ensuring perfect peace of mind for all summer trips.
German university tests Nokian Ground King hybrid pattern tractor tires in large agricultural contractor’s operations – the study finds significant benefits
Released in 2019, the Nokian Ground King hybrid pattern tractor tire promises to be the first to bring new kind of efficiency to combined field and road application in agriculture. Working in collaboration with a local major agricultural contracting company Blunk GmbH, the German Kiel University put the tire through a series of tests in everyday practical work. The conclusion? The new Hybrilug™ pattern lives up to its promises.
Due to the challenges caused by COVID-19, the coming summer season will probably be influenced by more people using winter tires through spring. However, it is important to note that winter tires are not meant for driving in warmer weather, and thus ...
The best can be improved – the new Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E2 tire and Noktop Hakkapeliitta E2 retread raise winter grip, comfort and safety to a new level
With close to a million units sold, the Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E tires and compatible Noktop Hakkapeliitta E retreading materials have been a benchmark for extreme winter traction tire for over a decade. While the grip, safety and comfort of the original Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E is still hard to beat, the new demands set by changing work, trucks and legislation call for an improved version. The Nokian Hakkapeliitta Truck E2 is a true next-generation drive axle tire for extreme winter conditions, combining grip and safety with a low rolling resistance and quiet, comfortable ride.
Scandinavian premium tire manufacturer Nokian Tyres is introducing a new UHP tire for Central European winter. Designed to deliver peace of mind for passenger car drivers, the new Nokian Snowproof P is a sporty and modern combination of high-performance handling and reliable winter grip – just what you need in sudden lane changes and slushy side roads. Nokian Tyres’ new Alpine Performance concept ensures first-class safety for daily driving with advanced traction, shorter stopping distances and safety through corners.
The renewable materials company, Stora Enso tests autonomous trucks – the Nokian Tyres Intuitu solution makes sure the tires perform their best at all times
Autonomous vehicles are being developed and tested in many real-world environments. One of the most promising applications is material transport in closed areas, where safety matters are under tight control. Now Stora Enso, a major Finnish forestry renewable materials company, is testing an autonomous truck in their mill area in Uimaharju, Eastern Finland. Nokian Tyres has provided the test truck with top-notch smart tires with Nokian Tyres Intuitu technology.
Nokian Heavy Tyres, Nokia, Finland, 20 February 2020 – When the terrain is harsh but even the most challenging work needs to be done, equipment with an outstanding quality come in need. Featuring radical new thinking in tractor tire technology, the no-compromise Nokian Tractor King tire is designed for the heaviest of machinery and the most difficult terrain in forestry, earthmoving and road maintenance. Now the Nokian Tractor King tire family expands its potential even further with a new tire size.
Nearly half of European drivers believe that the main risk associated with driving a car in winter is speeding. In second place, most drivers indicated snow-covered, slippery roads as a threat. When asked about the possibilities of improving safety in winter, the most common answer was to use specialized winter tires. The survey was conducted in five countries: Germany, France, Italy, Poland and the Czech Republic.