The Falken Tyre Europe GmbH is the European subsidiary of the Japanese tire manufacturer Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd., the sixth largest tire manufacturer with approximately 23,000 employees worldwide. At the birth of the brand FALKEN followed in 1983, 1988, the first branch office in Offenbach am Main. marketed by this location and the company sells today its complete range of tires for cars, trucks, light trucks and SUVs in the original equipment and the whole European aftermarket. The broad product range includes summer on SUV to winter and all-season tires.
Among the AZENIS FK 453, the "highly recommended" Auto Zeitung received the seal and the ZIEX ZE914 Ecorun, who was also "recommended" by the ACE and GTÜ with. All FALKEN products fulfill the ISO standards 9001, 16949 and 14001. In order to bring high performance on the road, developing and testing FALKEN its tires in the toughest racing series in the world, among others in terms of performance and image in international racing. Since 2001 FALKEN is therefore one of the main sponsors of the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. 2015 was 911 GT3 R drive on an excellent third place, the FALKEN Motorsports team in the Porsche. But not only in racing, the birthplace of FALKEN tires, performance, safety and reliability are the focus - FALKEN tires bring these high performance on the road.
The tires have a high degree of driving fun - and excellent at a price-performance ratio. The birth of a new tire FALKEN is a process of years usually. Known parameters and experience from previous production flows to developing a just with how the latest research results, such as what regards the additives in the rubber compound. Years of laboratory developments are complemented by the most important parameters of the circuits from around the world. In the tire development is primarily the balance, that matters. The balance between optimum wet performance, perfect handling on dry roads, pronounced directional stability at high speeds and at the same time the lowest possible abrasion. If road noise is very low and the tire road bumps as transverse grooves swallows sovereign, then FALKEN has developed a perfect new product.