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2013-05-02 12:20:40

Online safe driving tips stress importance of preparation and education LAVAL, QC, May 2, 2013 /CNW/ - With summer just around the corner, Canadian families will soon take to the open road. Now is a good time for summer road-trippers to brush up on the important tips that can contribute to safe driving as they explore the great Canadian outdoors or enjoy an urban adventure. Michelin Canada encourages drivers to minimize the risk of on-road emergencies simply by preparing ahead of...

2013-03-28 12:20:19

Michelin Ranks Highest in Three Vehicle Segments; Pirelli Ranks Highest in One WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Satisfaction is declining among customers whose vehicles are equipped with run-flat or low-rolling resistance tires as part of automakers' efforts to improve fuel efficiency, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2013 U.S. Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study,(SM) released today. (Logo:...

2013-01-14 02:20:10

DETROIT, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130114/CL41589 )(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040818/MICHELIN ) All 2014 Corvette Stingrays will come...

2012-12-13 16:20:30

NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelin North America unveiled today the latest innovation from the Pilot family of tires, the MICHELIN(®) Pilot(®) Sport A/S 3(TM), a new tire that will provide drivers with enhanced handling and control in a variety of weather conditions. The MICHELIN Pilot Sport A/S 3 tire uses a unique tread design and proven Michelin technologies to deliver all-season performance and incredible wet and dry braking, enabling a passion for driving...

2011-05-27 11:21:00

AKRON, Ohio, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As fuel prices rise, one of the most successful and recognized product lines in the automotive passenger tire segment - the Goodyear Assurance Fuel Max - is a choice for those looking to achieve fuel efficiency with their cars and SUVs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO ) An innovative tire, Goodyear's Assurance Fuel Max helps drivers save gas and spend less money getting to their destination. It features a proprietary...

2011-03-01 13:21:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Call it the real wheel deal. Starting today, consumers who purchase a set of MICHELIN® tires will automatically receive the new Michelin Promise Plan(TM), the first of its kind in the tire industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/CH56692LOGO ) The Michelin Promise Plan delivers more than just safe, fuel-efficient and long-lasting tires. The program, rolling into tire retailers today, is a robust...

2011-01-12 13:48:00

AKRON, Ohio, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At this week's North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: GT) is proud to supply original equipment tires to the vehicles named as 2011 North American "Car of the Year" and "Truck of the Year." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO ) The NAIAS Car (2011 Chevrolet Volt) and Truck (2011 Ford Explorer) of the Year awards are selected annually by 50 North American...

2010-05-27 08:55:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- TireBuyer.com, a website designed to assist consumers with their tire and wheel buying needs, will serve as the primary sponsor of the No. 01 Nationwide series Chevrolet during the Tech-Net Auto Service 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, May 29. With approximately 28 million people estimated to travel by motor vehicle over the Memorial Day weekend, TireBuyer.com has joined forces with Nationwide series driver Mike Wallace and JD...

2009-01-30 10:42:00

GREENVILLE, S.C., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Michelin is recalling 597 Michelin(R) Pilot(R) Alpin(R) PA2 ZP winter tires in size 225/50 R17 94H sold in the United States after the company discovered that affected tires are non-compliant with the NHTSA requirement for a marking indicating that the tire has been certified to its motor vehicle safety standard. This marking - the letters "DOT" - is missing from both sidewalls of the tire. To date, there have been no reported issues or...

2008-07-25 09:01:04

French tire manufacturer Michelin and China Coal Pingshuo, a surface coal mine in China, have signed a three-year renewable contract to provide and maintain 53/80R63-size tires for the Komatsu 930E trucks that operate in the mine. Michelin had previously signed a tire supply contract with China Coal Pingshuo in May 2007. The services, which Michelin will begin to provide will help to extend tire life, thereby keeping the mine's vehicles operational for longer periods. This in turn will...