Michelin will appear at the Regent Street Motor Show in London this weekend with the new sub 999kg World Electric Land Speed Record breaking racing car – the Drayson B12/69 Hyper EV – (subject to FIA ratification) making its global motor show debut on the tyre maker’s stand.
Michelin has launched a new range of high-grip 17.5-inch drive axle tyres for medium weight trucks and midi-coaches which are safer, more fuel-efficient, quieter and last longer than the XDE2 tyres they replace. The all-new Michelin X Multi D tyres have been developed at the Michelin Technology Centre in Clermont-Ferrand, France, specifically to ensure end
Michelin is preparing to launch the world’s largest tractor tyre on next Tuesday 22 October in a live webcast available to watch worldwide. As a global leader in radial agricultural tyres, Michelin has developed the world’s first 900mm wide and 2.32m tall tyre in conjunction with New Holland, SAME Deutz-Fahr and Krone. The online webcast will
Michelin has launched a new range of high-grip 17.5” drive axle tyres for medium weight trucks and midi-coaches which are safer, more fuel-efficient, quieter and last longer than the XDE2 tyres they replace.
One of the UK’s leading home delivery specialists, Hermes, has renewed a three-year Michelin tyre contract which will see it specifying the latest generation fuel saving tyres on its trunking vehicles. Leeds-based Hermes, which operates 490 trucks and 450 trailers, traditionally fitted Michelin XTE3 ‘regional’ trailer tyres, before deciding to trial Michelin’s X Energy SaverGreen
Michelin is, and will be, the exclusive worldwide supplier of tyres for the new Ferrari 458 Speciale. In developing the alliance between the new Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 and the new Ferrari sports car, both companies pooled their cutting-edge engineering resources, wheel assembly expertise, passion for performance, measuring technology and the skills and analytical
Michelin has introduced a new size in its classic TB5 range of tyres – which are road legal race tyres. The 17/58-14 or 185/60VR14 is perfect for the Peugeot 205GTi, Volkswagen Golf GTi, Toyota Corolla Gti, Alfa Romeo Alfasud Ti and Ford Escort XR3i, and will offer the ultimate in performance for both track and
Michelin has developed a new version of the Pilot Super Sport for the Porsche Carrera GT, which noticeably enhances the handling of the 1,270 versions of the super sports car built between 2003 and 2006. This new version of the Pilot Super Sport, which replaces the current Pilot Sport PS2 fitment, brings together 10 years
Michelin is warning drivers not to become complacent when using new tyre pressure monitoring systems. Welcoming the new electronic safety device – which will be required as a standard fitment on all newly manufactured cars from November 2014 – Michelin’s Head of Fleet Dave Crinson said: “Although it is an excellent tool, there is the