Michelin North America Inc. recently teamed up with Delta Airlines and a non-profit, Best Defense Organization, to bring 29 World War II Veterans back to the beaches of Normandy, France, 78 years after D-Day.
Michelin North America Inc. is working with all-electric, off-road powersports company Volcon Inc. to develop a BFGoodrich brand tire - plus a tire pressure monitoring system - for electric UTV applications.
Tiremakers say dealers need to have a thorough understanding of electric vehicle (EV) design dynamics, EV tire construction and how installation of the correct replacement tire can preserve - and even enhance - vehicle performance.
Michelin Group achieved 6.5 billion euros in sales during the first quarter, a 19% year-over-year increase. "Business benefited from a very favorable price-mix effect," according to Michelin officials.
The Michelin Group achieved a 16.3% year-over-year increase in sales during 2021, driven by an 11.8% rebound in tire volume and other factors. Michelin's operating income also grew significantly last year.
The deadline is approaching for high school seniors interested in applying for three 2022-2023 Michelin/Tire Industry Association (TIA) college scholarships. All application materials must be submitted by 5 p.m. ET on Feb. 1.
To say 2021 was a good year for truck and bus tires in the replacement channel is a bit of an understatement. In market data compiled by Michelin Group, the year-to-date demand was always double-digits ahead of the mark in North America and Central America.