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Posted on October 16, 2019

MICHELIN UNVEILS COMMANDER III TIRE LINE AT BIKETOBERFEST IN DAYTONA

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Michelin will showcase its new MICHELIN® Commander® III tire line-up for V-Twin Cruisers and Touring bikes throughout the weekend of Oct. 17–20 during Biketoberfest® in Daytona at Bruce Rossmeyer’s Harley-Davidson. Available for purchase starting in January 2020, the new custom tire line is the official tire of Daytona Beach Bike Week, the World’s Largest Motorcycle Event®.

Expanding on the highly acclaimed MICHELIN® Commander® II tire, the newest addition to the cruiser portfolio is designed to deliver exceptional wet grip and extraordinary durability. The MICHELIN® Commander® III Touring tire is designed to go the distance for Baggers with excellent wet grip and longevity that is designed to exceed its predecessor with new tread compounds. The MICHELIN® Commander® III Cruiser tire is engineered to deliver outstanding wet grip without compromising longevity compared to its predecessor. The distinctive tread patterns and patented velvet sidewall designs of the new line enhance the styling of all V-Twin motorcycles.

“Michelin developed this tire line to optimize riding enjoyment with a focus on improving the tread life and wet grip versus the already widely accepted Commander II tire line,” said Shane Messner, director of two-wheel at Michelin North America. “The commitment to MICHELIN® Total Performance™ makes the MICHELIN Commander III tire line the trusted choice for the v-twin community.”

Consumers can now enter for an exclusive opportunity to become a MICHELIN Commander III tire ambassador. Riders who register for a Commander ID by Dec. 31, 2019, will have access to a $50 rebate with the purchase of a set of MICHELIN Commander III tires by Feb. 29, 2020. With every five referrals, ambassadors can earn an additional $100 in MasterCard reward cards. Visit https://motorcycletirepromo.com for complete details.

About Michelin North America

Michelin, the leading mobility company, is dedicated to enhancing its clients’ mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tires, services and solutions for its clients’ needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve a variety of industries. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) has more than 21,400 employees and operates 19 major manufacturing plants. 

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7 Comments

Jerryclark | April 7, 2020 @ 9:17PM
The tires are pretty nice but on getting your rebate that's a whole nother story they say by front and back set get $50 rebate I bought two full sets got stiffed on one rebate due to this I will probably be going back to the old brand when you can't count on their word why would you buy from them

Tyrone J. | January 26, 2020 @ 7:09PM
So what is the difference between the Commander II and the Commander III that improved the wet whether and cornering traction? And how does that change on the Commander III affect the longevity of the tire?

Brian Owen | January 17, 2020 @ 8:59AM
Who has this tire in ky or where can I order one?

Gerald Street | January 14, 2020 @ 8:45PM
Hopefully they are serious about improved wet traction......the II I briefly (3000 km) had on the back of my FLHXSE3 was scary in the rain....especially if it cold out!

Roger J Shoemaker | January 4, 2020 @ 10:55AM
looking for a rear tire for my 2013 Can Am Spyder rt Limited
Any help would be appreciated

Coke jerry | December 27, 2019 @ 2:47PM
Who is going to be selling them in January and what is the price difference between Commander Twos

Rick Goforth | November 13, 2019 @ 9:47AM
What is the major difference between the Commander 111 Cruiser vs Commander 111 Touring?

Thanks

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