Falken Tyre Europe GmbH, Sumitomo Rubber Group’s European sales company is pleased to announce the FALKEN ultra-high-performance tyre and test favorite AZENIS FK510A has equipped the new model of Audi’s A1 Series: Audi A1 citycarver with tyres in the dimension 205/55R17 at factories. Since autumn 2018, the compact SUV Audi Q3 has been commercially available, it also is equipped with FALKEN summer tyres at factories.
The FALKEN AZENIS FK510 has been on the market since 2016 and since then it has pleased not just the sporty driver – independent test organizations also repeatedly give the UHP tyre top marks. Most recently in the big AUTO BILD summer tyre test, where the AZENIS FK510 secured a place on the podium of the renowned test by finishing third. The testers were particularly praising of aspects including the balanced driving properties on wet and dry ground as well as the sporty, dynamic dry handling.
The technologically sophisticated premier model from FALKEN is aimed particularly at sporty, modern drivers and is, therefore, an outstanding fit for the A1 citycarver from the Ingolstadt-based car manufacturer. “We are very pleased to have won this contract,” comments Christian Stolting, Key Account Manager OE at Falken Tyre Europe GmbH. “The decision to equip another premium model with our tyres at factories says a great deal for the quality and the high scope of our tires.”