Michelin tires: the specialist when it comes to tires.
Characteristic of Michelin is the all country's best Michelin Man, that simultaneously represents company logo, trademark and advertising.
History of Michelin
The French Michelin Group has its origins in 1889 with the acquisition of a rubber processing company by the Michelin brothers. Michelin is one of the first proponents of pneumatic tires for bicycles and automobiles. It was in 1895 even the company Michelin itself, endowed with an automobile tire and sent it as a test project in the legendary car race from Paris to Bordeaux. Since then, the company's success continues unabated. In addition to passenger car tires , truck tires, Motorsports tires and motorcycle tires Michelin produced since 1981 and aircraft tires and has now extended its portfolio Michelin tires for agricultural machinery, space shuttles and special vehicles.
Range of tires from Michelin
Among the technological advances in the tire market, the Michelin attributable, include the first low-pressure tires, the zigzag profile in the outsole, the steel radial tire and the former Innovation of tubeless Michelin tire. Over time, Michelin has always implemented new concepts and developing its tire products continually. Among the recent innovations made by Michelin include products such as the summer tires Michelin Pilot Sport 3 or winter tires Michelin Alpin A4 for cars. Michelin car tires are constantly tested by independent companies and cut entirely positive from. For example, received the Michelin Primacy Alpin PA3 winter tires, the highest award in ADAC tire test in 2010 and also finished the summer tires Energy Saver in the test of 2012 to second place. In the production of car tires Michelin is increasingly relying on the criteria of safety, longevity and fuel economy. In the development and production of tires Michelin sets this increased value on its commitment to environmental and climate protection. In addition to the "green Michelin tires", the enormous savings by reducing the rolling resistance Fuel, the company supports the Challenge Bibendum, the development of environmentally friendly vehicles.
Already the second time Michelin was honored in 2012 with the award for "tire Manufacturer of the Year 2012".