Category Archives: Michelin Resources

Michelin to Make Puncture-Free Tires in Partnership with GM

Conventional tires work on a basic principle. They run on air. The advancement of the construction technology of tires has improved the nature of materials used. But, the down-sides still remain. Pneumatic tires still experience blowouts, flats, uneven wear, and unwanted punctures. On top of that, there’s the need for drivers to constantly check the […]

Michelin Launches A Digital Platform for Commercial Dealers and Fleets

Michelin North America Inc. has come up with a solution to make working relationships between the company, service providers, and fleets stronger and more effective. The solution is a digital cloud-based platform called Maestro. It will be used to connect the three parties and make it easier to carry out operations. According to Ralph Dimenna, […]

X One Line Energy T2: Michelin’s Most Fuel Efficient Trailer Tire

Michelin North America has something for the North American line-haul market – the company’s most fuel-efficient tire to date. The X One Line Energy T2 is designed for the dry-van truckload, tanker, and refrigerated truckload segments. Long-haul tire design often face challenges when it comes to the trailer-wheel position. The free-rolling wheel position is susceptible […]

Michelin To Continue Supplying Formula E Tires Until 2022

Michelin is a founding partner of the FIA Formula E Championship. Since the first season started in 2014/2015, the tire manufacturer has been the main tire supplier for all seasons. In a decision made recently by the FIA, the company will continue to supply Michelin tires until the end of the 2021/2022 season. Afterward, another […]

Michelin to Partner with Tire Recycler Enviro

Global tire manufacturer Michelin and Scandinavian tire recycler Enviro have signed a letter of intent that will see Michelin acquire 20% of Enviro’s shares in what the two have termed as the start to a long-term partnership. The effort is part of Michelin’s move to expand its sustainability portfolio. In 2018, the company acquired US-based […]

New X-ICE Snow Winter Tire by Michelin

Michelin recently revealed its new generation snow tire dubbed X-ICE. It’s a superior tire that is built to provide maximum safety and mobility during the winter season. In a special demonstration, Michelin compared how this new tire fairs against its competitors. The demonstration was carried out 80 miles from Montreal in the St. Saveur mountains […]

Michelin will Develop Two “Tire Families” for Hypercar

According to Michelin motorsports director Matthieu Bonardel, Michelin plans to develop two tire families for the Le Mans Hypercar class. It was earlier announced that Michelin would be the full tire supplier for the top class of the FIA World Endurance Championship. Bonardel is expected to release more details and updates as the program rolls […]

Michelin Cuts Tire Allocations for 2020

In a bulletin that was released on 18 December 2019, Michelin plans to reduce tire allocations for multiple races and classes in the upcoming IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The confirmed report was sent to competitors stating that Michelin tires would cut one set of tires for GT Le Mans class teams. The event will be […]

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