The Nokian ZLine received a "good" rating in the UHP summer category from CR.

Consumer Reports Picks: Here Are the Best and Good Tires in 6 Categories

Nokian Tyres plc recently admitted to cheating when it comes to some magazine tire testing. In essence, the company had on numerous occasions over an undetermined period of time submitted a tire different than the replacement tire in order to improve its rating. Same name, better performance.


Michelin Defender

The Michelin Defender tire is the newest tire featuring the Michelin Green X designation.


Michelin says the 'Great' Defender is available

"Oh, oh, yes, it's the great Defender." With respect to the Platters, who released their big hit, "The Great Pretender," 57 years ago, Michelin North America Inc. has released the Defender, it's all-season standard passenger tire.


Michelin debuts long-life Defender passenger tire

Michelin North America Inc. has introduced a new all-season standard passenger car tire, the Defender, at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Jan. 9-27, 2012, at Cobo Hall, Detroit, Mich. Michelin has been the official tire of NAIAS for 24 years.

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