Pirelli introduces tire pressure monitoring system

Jan. 28, 2003

Pirelli SpA has developed a sophisticated tire pressure monitoring system for the aftermarket: X-Pressure.

According to a report from Tyres & Accessories magazine, the system is designed for cars, light vans, SUVs and light trucks. It is approved for use in both the United States and Europe.

X-Pressure uses wireless technology to transmit

inflation pressure and temperature data from transmitters in each wheel to an in-cabin receiver/display module.

For more information, visit the Tyres & Accessories Web site at www.tyrepress.com.