Original Equipment

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Published on April 17, 2014

MICHELIN Pilot Super Sport for new Volvo Polestar

All of the new Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar, which will be sold on four continents around the world from June 2014, will be fitted with 245/35 R 20 MICHELIN Pilot Super Sport ultra-high performance tires as standard. Also, for winter driving, the MICHELIN Pilot Alpin 4 and X-Ice North 3 tires are recommended fitments. […]

Published on November 20, 2013

NEW PORSCHE MACAN FACTORY-FITTED WITH MICHELIN TIRES

Porsche’s new Macan SUV will be fitted as original equipment with three ranges of Michelin tires, to prepare the car for summer or winter driving anywhere in the world. Three ranges of Michelin tires have been certified for the new Macan, including — in its world debut — the new MICHELIN Latitude Sport 3. The […]

Published on August 20, 2013

NEW PILOT SPORT CUP 2 TIRES TO EQUIP THE NEW FERRARI 458 SPECIALE

Michelin announced today that it is, and will be, the exclusive worldwide supplier of tires for the new Ferrari 458 Speciale. In developing the alliance between the new MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup 2 tire and the new Ferrari sports car, the tire manufacturer and the carmaker pooled their cutting-edge engineering resources, wheel assembly expertise, passion […]

Published on January 14, 2013

MICHELIN CHOSEN AS STANDARD ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT FITMENT FOR 2014 CHEVROLET CORVETTE STINGRAY

DETROIT (Jan. 14, 2013) – Michelin, the world’s leading tire manufacturer, marks a milestone at the 2013 North American International Auto Show with the announcement that, for the first time, MICHELIN® tires are the exclusive original equipment tire on the complete line-up of 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray models. All 2014 Corvette Stingrays will come equipped […]

Published on October 31, 2012

PERFORMANCE REACHES NEW HEIGHTS AS MICHELIN OUTFITS THE LATEST SHELBY AMERICAN VEHICLES

New Michelin Tire Offering for the Shelby Wide Body GT 350, Super Snake, Shelby 1000 and GT 500 (GREENVILLE – Oct. 31, 2012) – Today, the best performing street tire in the world meets the best performing Shelby American vehicles in the world. MICHELIN® Pilot® Super Sport Tires and Shelby American are joining together to […]

Published on October 12, 2012

MICHELIN MARKS COMPLETION OF $200 MILLION INVESTMENT IN LEXINGTON TIRE PLANT

Project Adds 270 Additional Workers to Passenger Tire Plant LEXINGTON, S.C. (October 12, 2012) – Michelin North America produced the first tire on its expanded production line at its Lexington passenger and light truck tire plant today. The tire rolled off the line at 12:12 p.m. and marked a key milestone in the completion of […]

Published on January 9, 2012

MICHELIN — THE ONLY TIRE CHOICE FOR NAIAS

New North American Chairman Unveils Brand’s Advanced New Family Tire in Detroit DETROIT (Jan. 9, 2012) – Marking its 24th year as the official tire of the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Michelin -the world’s leading tire manufacturer – today introduced a new all-season standard passenger car tire that delivers Michelin’s renowned technical performance attributes […]

Published on January 5, 2012

MICHELIN’S INNOVATIVE SOCIAL MEDIA HUB PROVIDES REAL-TIME ACCESS TO NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW 2012

Live.michelinmedia.com Captures All the Action at Detroit’s Leading Automotive Event (GREENVILLE, S.C. – Jan. 5, 2012) – Today Michelin launches a new digital tool to help journalists, bloggers and social media enthusiasts stay engaged with the very latest news from the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The tool, Michelin Media Live (www.live.michelinmedia.com), is […]

Published on April 28, 2011

MICHELIN AND CORVETTE TEAM UP FOR FASTER LAP TIMES AND BETTER HANDLING

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 28, 2011) – Michelin has teamed up with Corvette again on a new original-equipment fitment for the 2012 Chevrolet Corvette. Selecting the Z07 package on the Z06 or the new PDE performance pack on the ZR1 guarantees the brand-new, Corvette-exclusive MICHELIN® Pilot® Sport Cup Zero Pressure (ZP) tires, featuring a DOT-approved, street-legal and track-ready design […]

Published on April 11, 2011

MICHELIN SWEEPS 2011 J.D. POWER AND ASSOCIATES AWARDS FOR ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT TIRE CUSTOMER SATISFACTION

GREENVILLE, S.C. (April 11, 2011) – Michelin tires have once again ranked highest in satisfaction in the J.D. Power and Associates Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study ™. The 2011 honors, released today, brings Michelin’s lifetime total of J.D. Power and Associates awards to 66, more awards than any other tire manufacturer since the study launched in […]