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FALKEN TIRE/JORDAN BRENTHEL TAKE 1st PLACE IN OPEN V8 CLASS AT LUCAS OIL OFF ROAD RACE
FALKEN TIRE/JORDAN BRENTHEL TAKE 1st PLACE IN OPEN V8 CLASS AT LUCAS OIL OFF ROAD RACE
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Falken Tire, the manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires available for a wide array of popular cars, trucks, off-road vehicles and crossovers, and its driving partner, Jordan Brenthel, one half of Team Brenthel, earned first place in the Open V8 class at last weekend’s Lucas Oil Off Road Series, Southern California Division, held at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino, CA.
TEAM FALKEN PROVES ITS STANDING AMONG CHAMPIONS WITH FIRST PLACE AT WATKINS GLEN SIX-HOUR ENDURANCE RACE
WATKINS GLEN, NY – Team Falken and its tenacious duo of drivers, Wolf Henzler and Bryan Sellers, aboard their durable Porsche 911 RSR, reaffirmed their endurance skills with their first win of the 2015 season in the GTLM Class at the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen, Round 6 of the TUDOR United Sports Challenge (TUSC).
IT’S A FAMILY AFFAIR FOR TEAM FALKEN WITH THREE PODIUMS IN THREE CLASSES FOR ROUND 2 OF NOR CAL ROCK RACING
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Team Falken, manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires for a wide variety of consumer vehicles, and 16-year-old pro driver Jordan Pellegrino of Team GenRight, took first place in the 4500 Modified Class in this past weekend’s Nor Cal Rock Racing Series in Round 2 at the Prairie City SVRA outside Sacramento, CA.
FALKEN TIRE TAKES THREE PODIUMS IN TWO CLASSES AT W.E. ROCK COLORADO COMPETITION
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Team Falken, a leader of high performance on- and off-road tires for both cars and trucks, continues its strong position in the W.E. Rock competition earning the top two positions in the unlimited class at last weekend’s W.E. ROCK West Series Round 2 in Rangely, CO, with Justin Hall driving the Falken-livery Rock Crawler in first, and Olivia Messer in the Team Trail Gear/Falken Tire Rock Crawler finishing second.
FALKEN TIRE TAKES PODIUM POSITIONS IN FIVE OF SEVEN CLASSES AT ULTRA4 METALCLOAK STAMPEDE IN SACRAMENTO
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Falken Tire, the manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires available for a wide array of popular cars, trucks, off-road vehicles and crossovers, earned five podiums in seven classes at last weekend’s Ultra4 MetalCloak Stampede at the Prairie City State Vehicular Recreation Area (SVRA), surrounding the base of the Sierra Nevada, near Sacramento, CA.
FALKEN TIRE’s TEAM BRENTHEL TAKES 3RD PLACE AT BEST IN THE DESERT’S SILVER STATE RACE
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Team Falken, manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires, continues to see incredible results through its relationship with Team Brenthel in the Falken-liveried Spec Trophy Truck, which took third place in last weekend’s Best in the Desert (BITD) Silver State 300 near Las Vegas.
TEAM FALKEN GETS FRANK ABOUT MAZDA RACEWAY RESULT
MONTEREY, CA – The complaint – and the joy – of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is the tightness of the racetrack and the toughness of passing. Add in all four classes of the TUDOR United Sports Challenge (TUSC) running together and it’s a perfect storm for both racers and fans.
FALKEN TIRE DRIVERS TAKE TOP FOUR SPOTS IN VINTAGE CLASS AT OPTIMA ULTIMATE STREET CAR EVENT
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Multiple SCCA National Solo Champion Mike Maier, driving a Ford Mustang, won the overall Vintage Class at Round 3 of the Optima Ultimate Street Car Event in Las Vegas, Nevada, running on Falken’s ultra-high performance Azenis RT615K tire. In fact, the top four drivers in the class also chose the RT615K for their vehicles and came out ahead of the competition.
FALKEN TIRE TAKES 3RD WITH TEAM BRENTHEL AT INAUGURAL SCORE INTERNATIONAL BAJA SUR 500
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Team Falken, manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires for a wide variety of vehicles, earned a third place in partnership with Team Brenthel in their Falken Tire-liveried Spec Trophy Truck in the initial running of the SCORE International Baja Sur 500. The race is a reverse of the famous Baja 500, which ran from the south of the Baja California Peninsula from Cabo San Lucas to Loreto, Mexico.
FALKEN TIRE TAKES TOP HONORS AT SMITTYBILT EVERY MAN CHALLENGE FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR
LANDERS, CA – Falken Tire, the manufacturer of high performance on-and off-road tires available for a wide array of popular cars trucks, off-road vehicles and crossovers, finished first for the fourth time in a row at the demanding Smittybilt Every Man Challenge in partnership with Savvy Off Road/Currie Enterprises and driver Brandon Currie.
TEAM FALKEN GAINS VALUABLE EXPERIENCE AND POINTS AT ROLEX DAYTONA 24
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Though no stranger to the fluctuations of endurance racing, which have resulted in back-to-back GT Le Mans Class victories at the 10-hour Petit Le Mans, one of the highlights of the TUDOR United SportsCar season, the #17 Porsche 911 RSR of Team Falken proved fallible in hour 19 when a drivetrain failure ended its first Rolex 24.
TEAM FALKEN READY FOR FIRST ASSAULT ON DAYTONA
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – For the first time in its six-year history of participation at the pinnacle of sports car racing – competing initially in ALMS and now its successor, the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship – Falken Tire, a leader in high performance tires for a wide variety of domestic and import vehicles, will field its race-winning Porsche 911 RSR in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The trademark teal and blue-liveried entry will be piloted by a trio of experienced drivers, veteran teammates Bryan Sellers and Porsche Factory Driver Wolf Henzler, along with fellow Porsche Factory Driver Patrick Long, who will join the team at all TUSC endurance races this season.
FALKEN TIRE’s TEAM BRENTHEL TAKES 3RD PLACE IN BEST IN THE DESERT’S BLUEWATER DESERT CHALLENGE
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA – Team Falken, manufacturer of high performance on- and off-road tires for both cars and trucks, continues to see incredible results from its WILDPEAK tires through demanding off-road races including last weekend’s Best in the Desert (BITD) BlueWater Desert Challenge where Team Brenthel, scored third in its Class 7200 Desert Truck.
FALKEN TIRE EARNS THREE ULTRA4 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AT 2014 SEASON FINALE
SPARKS, NV – Before a standing room-only crowd throughout the Ultra4 National Championships weekend, Falken Tire, a leader in high performance tires for both off-road and on-road vehicles, came prepared to dominate and did so convincingly, helping to secure three National titles for its teams.
DÉJÀ VU AT PETIT LE MANS
Team Falken takes first for the second time in GTLM at TUDOR United SportsCar season-ender, the 17th Annual Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta
BRASELTON, GA – For the second straight year, Team Falken proved it was the endurance team to beat by taking top honors in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class at the final race of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Series at the Petit Le Mans 10-hour held at Road Atlanta.
Falken Drift - Rony Al Asmar - LDC 2015 Round 2
Rony El Asmar used a BMW M3 to impress the crowds and sharpen his drifting skills during the second round of the 2015 Lebanese Drift Championship in Kfardebian.
Falken Tires Drift - Rony Al Asmar - Lebanese Dirft Championship 2015 Round 3
Sponsored by Falken Tires Rony Asmar’s first drift season is going well and he is improving race after race. His MMW Garage Car is performing at its best and we expect to see more of Rony in the coming races.
FALKEN TIRE AND JUSTIN PAWLAK EARN THIRD PLACE AT FORMULA DRIFT’S ‘THROWDOWN’ AT EVERGREEN SPEEDWAY
MONROE, WA (July 25, 2015) – Falken Tire-supported entrant Justin Pawlak fought his way to earn a third place in Round 5 of the Pro Formula Drift Championship at Seattle’s Evergreen Speedway, his first podium since 2013 and Falken’s first podium of the year.
Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (SRI) is pleased to announce that we will be supporting "Red Bull Air Race Chiba 2016" as an official partner through our FALKEN brand for the second consecutive year.
Through our FALKEN brand, SRI is proud to once again be supporting "Red Bull Air Race Chiba 2016," the third of eight races being held as part of "Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2016" and the second Red Bull Air Race to be held in Japan. In this race series, world-class air race pilots will fly specialized high-speed, highly maneuverable race planes at speeds of up to 370km/h through a low-altitude aerial race course demarcated by 25m-tall air-filled pylons (called air gates). This competition, which tests the pilots in terms of both speed and precision flying, is part of a world air race championship that is officially recognized by Federation Aeronautique Internationale.
Red Bull Car Park Drift 2016 Series is sponsored by Nissan Middle East, Falken Tires and Shop and Ship.
Red Bull Car Park Drift Qatar 2016 is supported by Novo Cinemas, Vodafone, Qatar Living, I Love Qatar, What’s Goin’ On Qatar and Doha News.
Red Bull Air Race Chiba 2016
Through our FALKEN brand, SRI is proud to once again be supporting "Red Bull Air Race Chiba 2016," the third of eight races being held as part of "Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2016" and the second Red Bull Air Race to be held in Japan. In this race series, world-class air race pilots will fly specialized high-speed, highly maneuverable race planes at speeds of up to 370km/h through a low-altitude aerial race course demarcated by 25m-tall air-filled pylons (called air gates). This competition, which tests the pilots in terms of both speed and precision flying, is part of a world air race championship that is officially recognized by Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI - the World Air Sports Federation).
Falken Launches New ‘Grip the Moment’ Campaign
Falken Tires, the 2016 Official Tire of Major League Baseball (MLB), announced today their newest marketing campaign, ‘Grip the Moment.’
‘Grip the Moment’ is an integrated campaign highlighting the many adventures and activities Falken Tires provides by connecting people to their destination.
“Grip the Moment is a perfect slogan to carry out our marketing efforts,” said Rick Brennan, vice president of marketing for Falken Tires. “Our tires are engineered to grip some of the most challenging on and off-road environments, and we want to relate that same idea to our consumers.”
The ‘Grip the Moment’ campaign will be promoted on broadcast, digital and social media platforms featuring professional athletes in adventure driven sports. In addition, Falken Tires will optimize brand exposure through its partnership with Major League Baseball.
Whether you’re having a life-changing adventure, cross-country road trip or a thrilling off-road experience, Grip the Moment is a reminder that the journey is just as important as the destination.
Rony El Asmar & Falken Tires
Last Sunday, Oct. 2nd, at Beirut Port, took place the Red Bull Drifting Event, sponsored by Falken Tires, Lebanon. Always on the pulse with Racer Rony El Asmar in the competition representing Falken Tires. Click below for some unforgettable moments in photos.
Rubber and Stone
We are pleased to inform you that FALKEN’s latest PCR tire ZIEX ZE914 ECORUN was recently tested by a German auto magazine alongside 10 other competitor’s tires. FALKEN’s ZE914 received a high score and was ranked 3rd among all the brands tested. Sharing the report from the magazine for your reference.
Falken & Volkswagen Touran
We are happy to announce that our tires are chosen for the latest Volkswagen Touran 🚙🚙
FALKEN announces Global Partnership
with Liverpool FC
Jul 17, 2017
Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. (SRI) (CEO: Ikuji Ikeda) is pleased to announce their sponsorship of Liverpool FC through the FALKEN brand. The deal sees FALKEN become a Global Partner and Official Tyre partner of the Club. To launch the partnership FALKEN and Liverpool FC held a special event in Hong Kong on Monday, July 17.