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Published on July 15, 2014

MICHELIN OPENS FAMILY HEALTH CENTER IN LEXINGTON

  Facility is Michelin’s fourth family health center in North America  LEXINGTON, S.C. (July 15, 2014) – Michelin North America, Inc. today celebrated the grand opening of its Lexington Family Health Center.  Located at the Lexington manufacturing site, the center is the fourth of its kind for the company and demonstrates Michelin’s commitment to providing […]

Published on April 29, 2014

NO NEED FOR SPEED AS TEAMS RELY ON MICHELIN TIRES TO TAKE TOP SPOTS IN SHELL’S SUPER-MILEAGE RACE

Shell Eco-marathon vehicle gets 2,824 miles per gallon  HOUSTON (April 29, 2014) – Teams who fitted their vehicles with specially designed, fuel-efficient Michelin tires won all of the nine classes at the 2014 Shell Eco-marathon this weekend.  Rather than racing against the clock, teams competed to go the distance while consuming the least amount of […]

Published on March 31, 2014

LOCALS BRING GLOBAL THEMES TO LIFE USING TIRES IN MICHELIN IN-TIRE-NATIONAL ART CONTEST

   GREENVILLE, S.C. (March 31, 2014) –The winner of the In-TIRE-National Art Contest, sponsored by Michelin North America, is a dimensional portrait that celebrates the life of South African leader Nelson Mandela.  The winning submission is from Easley High School in Easley, S.C. and was created under the direction of the school’s visual arts director, […]

Published on February 13, 2014

MICHELIN ENCOURAGES UPSTATE RESIDENTS TO REINVENT THE WHEEL THROUGH ART CONTEST

  Contest Part of Upstate International Month  GREENVILLE, S.C. (Feb. 13, 2014) – Michelin North America today announced plans to host a tire art contest as part of Upstate International, a monthlong series of community events and activities that celebrate the cultural diversity of South Carolina’s Upstate.  The In-TIRE-National Art Contest challenges participants to create […]

Published on January 21, 2014

MICHELIN DEVELOPMENT EXTENDS LOANS TO THREE UPSTATE SMALL BUSINESSES

GREENVILLE, S.C., (Jan. 20, 2014) –Three new Upstate businesses are starting the new year with their sights set on growth and expansion thanks to new financial support from Michelin Development, a subsidiary of Michelin North America.  Michelin Development contributes to the economic regeneration and prosperity of the regions where Michelin has operations and facilities by […]

Published on December 13, 2013

MICHELIN ISSUES SAFETY RECALL FOR COMMERCIAL LIGHT TRUCK TIRES

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Dec. 13, 2013) – Michelin North America, Inc. today announced a safety recall of approximately 1.3 million of its Michelin LTX M/S commercial light truck tires sold primarily in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. About 1.2 million of these tires were sold in the U.S. The tires are typically found on such vehicles […]

Published on December 12, 2013

MICHELIN OPENS NEW SOUTH CAROLINA MANUFACTURING PLANT

World’s Largest Tires To Be Produced At New Facility GREENVILLE, S.C. (Dec. 12, 2013) – Michelin today held an event to mark the opening of its newest manufacturing facility in South Carolina. Michelin executives and employees were joined by dozens of dignitaries from across the state to celebrate the milestone just 17 months after breaking […]

Published on October 31, 2013

THREE SCHOLARS HONORED BY MICHELIN AND THE TIRE INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

GREENVILLE, S.C. – (Oct. 31,  2013) – Michelin North America and the Tire Industry Association (TIA) are pleased to announce the recipients of the Michelin/TIA Scholarship Award for the 2013-2014 academic school year.  This year, three students were recognized for their academic and extracurricular achievements. A total of $6,250 was awarded to the three students […]

Published on September 16, 2013

MICHELIN RETREAD TECHNOLOGIES LAUNCHES MICHELIN XDS 2 PRE-MOLD™ RETREAD

All weather traction retread, optimized forsevere winter conditions, delivers longer treadlife over XDS® Pre-Mold™ GREENVILLE, S.C. (Sept. 16, 2013) –Michelin Retread Technologies today announced the launch of the MICHELIN® XDS® 2 Pre-MoldTM retread designed for year-round drive axle traction, with optimized features for challenging winter conditions.  This next generation of exceptional traction comes with a […]

Published on August 14, 2013

MICHELIN TO CONTINUE DONATING ITS ADVANCED TIRES TO YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK THROUGH 2016

Tire maker supplies tires for the park’s vehicle fleet to support critical environmental goals and fiscal savings  GREENVILLE, S.C. (Aug. 14, 2013) –  Michelin North America, Inc. today announced it will continue providing  tires to Yellowstone National Park by renewing its commitment to the Yellowstone Park Foundation (YPF). Since 2008, Michelin has donated more than […]