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Semi-slick tire
Industry type:Transportation
Product model number:AR-1
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Nankang AR-1 is developed from European market, it’s the latest product in Motorsport segment. Compare to Nankang previous Motorsport tire (NS-2R), AR-1 is specifically aimed to circuit racing. AR-1’s exclusive compound can faster and stability its best working temperature; the asymmetric pattern design enlarge traction and water drainage. 15% stronger tire structure, increase the tire G-force on turning. AR-1 is qualified and used for variety racing cups in worldwide, such as the UK, Italy, Australia, Taiwan….etc. AR-1 was tested with named Japanese brand in Nurburgring and results 4 seconds faster. Moreover, under a highly environmental awareness, AR-1 is qualified the European label RRC standard; AR-1 can not only provide the best performance on Motorsport racing, but can be used for general driving on road legally. AR-1 is used popular internationally and become the official used tire in racing competition in the world.



We are proud of the sturdiness and durability of our tires, yet we still never cease to pursue excellence in both our R&D and manufacturing processes.
Nankang Rubber Tire has the heritage of longest history among tire brands in Taiwan. For 50 years, we persist in following our corporate motto of "Integrity, Pragmatism, and Innovation" in creating performance and growth. To cope with the increasingly discerning market demands, we strive aggressively towards our goals of “product innovation with R&D, differentiation from competition, product quality upgrading, customer satisfaction, after-sale service and professional management”, in order to offer more and more innovative safety products to all car drivers.


Nankang Rubber Tire Corp. LTD. is the first tire manufacturer in Taiwan; has more than a century experience on making tires since 1959. Nankang used to join venture with YOKOHAMA and always keeps working effort on developing tire technology and quality. Keeping pace with world top benchmark, Nankang tires are sold popular in more than 180 countries by producing stable excellent quality products, particularly in EU, Japan, the US and UAE markets. The firm has two plants which locate in Taiwan and China, majorly producing PCR , LTR (4x4) and MCR. Under Nankang operating principle, the company is not selling tires simply, but a safty driving journey.