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Category: Wheels & Tires

MICHELIN Announces Price Increase

MICHELIN Announces Price Increase

| June 17, 2019

Commercial Tire Lines in U.S. and Canada on the rise North America, Inc., has announced a price increase up to 6% for the commercial Uniroyal® tire line and select off-highway products in the United States and Canada. The increases will be effective July 1, 2019, with additional details provided directly to customers.

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Michelin Appoints New Senior Leader of North America

Michelin Appoints New Senior Leader of North America

| June 11, 2019

Michelin veteran Alexis Garcin appointed chairman and president of Michelin North America Michelin Group has named Alexis Garcin as the next chairman and president of Michelin North America. “Alexis brings an interpersonal style and a leadership approach that directly reflect the Group’s core values,” said Florent Menegaux, CEO of Michelin Group, based in Clermont-Ferrand, France. “His experience and expertise will […]

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Cooper Tire Launches PRO Series™ LHT Trailer Tire

Cooper Tire Launches PRO Series™ LHT Trailer Tire

| June 10, 2019

Now offering a full line of Cooper PRO Series tractor/trailer fitments Cooper Tire has introduced a new long haul trailer (LHT) tire, which completes the company’s signature Cooper® PRO Series™ product lineup with fitments at each tractor/trailer wheel position. The Cooper PRO Series LHT joins the Cooper PRO Series long haul drive and long haul steer tires […]

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Michelin’s Corporate Foundation Donates $1 Million to Build ‘Michelin Green’

Michelin’s Corporate Foundation Donates $1 Million to Build ‘Michelin Green’

| June 7, 2019

Michelin Green will serve as Unity Park’s gathering place and lawn seating for the park’s outdoor stage The Michelin Corporate Foundation has made a $1 million donation to protect and restore a span of the Reedy River that runs through Greenville’s Unity Park, the largest contribution to the park project to date. As a global company committed to improving mobility […]

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Proterra and Michelin to Develop Low Rolling Resistance Tire Optimized for Battery-Electric Buses

Proterra and Michelin to Develop Low Rolling Resistance Tire Optimized for Battery-Electric Buses

| May 29, 2019

Purpose-built tire will enable superior electric bus performance, range and energy efficiency Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced a collaboration with Michelin to develop the MICHELIN® X® InCity Energy Z tire, a new low rolling resistance tire designed and optimized for battery-electric buses in urban environments. The X InCity Energy Z tires help […]

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Increased Enthusiasm for Smart Tires Expected to Impact Market Proliferation

Increased Enthusiasm for Smart Tires Expected to Impact Market Proliferation

| May 28, 2019

Implementation of sophisticated technology is helping to elevate the mechanism for manufacturers Fact.MR has published a new study titled “Automotive Tire Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking: Global Market insights 2017 to 2022”, which drops light on the overall market scenario prevailing in the automotive tire sector. Based on this assessment, the automotive tire […]

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