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More sizes, more contracting power – Nokian Ground King tire family gets broader

July 1st 2020 – Product news

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.

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Heavy duty steer axle tire for on/off-road use – the new XL version complements the Nokian R-Truck range

June 10th 2020 – Product news

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.

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German university tests Nokian Ground King hybrid pattern tractor tires in large agricultural contractor’s operations – the study finds significant benefits

April 29th 2020 – Product news

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. 

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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

March 16th 2020 – Product news

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.

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The renewable materials company, Stora Enso tests autonomous trucks – the Nokian Tyres Intuitu solution makes sure the tires perform their best at all times

February 27th 2020 – Product news

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.

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