Michelin Group says it is "technically impossible to resume production" at its tire plant in Davydovo, Russia, and the tiremaker plans to leave the plant and transfer it to local Russian management by the end of 2022.
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.