Hankook Will Continue as Official Tyre Supplier for Iberian Supercars Endurance
Race Ready is pleased to announce that Hankook will continue to be the official tyre supplier of Iberian Supercars Endurance and the Campeonato de Portugal de Velocidade by Hankook.
Started in 2022 and now in its second consecutive season, the South Korean tyre company will be the sole and official tyre supplier for the most important circuit racing series in Portugal and the Iberian Peninsula, offering continuity to teams and drivers.
This technical partnership saw Hankook Ventus Racing delivering an increase competitiveness, giving its contribution to exciting races, by offering drivers and teams the same opportunities to compete for victory, through a fair and identical tyre supply for all.
With the previous season's excellent results, it was only logical that Race Ready and Hankook agreed to continue their relationship for the 2023 season.
Diogo Ferrão, CEO of Race Ready, said: "it's a great pleasure to be able to race again with Hankook tyres! Over the past year it was clear that their products met the expectations of drivers and teams, both in terms of performance and reliability, which was crucial for us to have exciting and well contested races. We are confident that this year Hankook Ventus Racing will continue to satisfy everyone involved in the Iberian Supercars Endurance and in the Campeonato de Portugal de Velocidade by Hankook”.
Manfred Sandbichler, Hankook Director Motorsport, added: “Our first season in Iberian Supercars Endurance in 2022 was a great success. We witnessed great races in a professional environment and our Hankook Ventus Race was able to show its full potential at each of the four circuits. We are pleased to continue the partnership in 2023 and to carry on equipping the cars with our premium product in the future. We are already in the middle of our preparations for the coming season and are full of anticipation ahead of the races in Portugal and Spain.“
The four-event Iberian Supercars Endurance season kicks off on May 6-7 at the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve (Portugal). All the races will be broadcasted live on A Bola TV and on the series official channels (Youtube and Facebook).