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Aug 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

Is Driver's Ed Failing America's Teens?

 New data about driver's education and training in this country finds that teenagers in the United States often lack the essential knowledge...

Aug 07, 2014, 13:37 ET
MICHELIN(R) X-STRADDLE 2 carrier tire keeps the global economy moving at ports (PRNewsFoto/MICHELIN(R) Earthmover)

New MICHELIN® Straddle Carrier Tire Increases Marine Port Productivity

MICHELIN Earthmover today announced the introduction of a new, more advanced port tire for use on the massive straddle carriers that load and...

Jun 04, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Survey Of American Diners Finds Tipping Habits Vary Considerably By Demographic

 On average, Americans say they usually  tip 18 percent for good service when dining out, according to a recent online survey by Harris...

Jun 03, 2014, 08:10 ET
Michelin Reminds Everyone to Check Their Tires During National Tire Safety Week (PRNewsFoto/Michelin North America and ...)

Michelin and TireRack.com Present Tire Safety Tips During National Tire Safety Week

 National Tire Safety Week is an industry-wide initiative that educates drivers about the importance of proper tire care. Summer is the season...

Apr 02, 2014, 10:30 ET

Michelin Launches Revolutionary Premier® All-Season Tire This Spring In North America

 Michelin announced today the MICHELIN® Premier® A/S tire with revolutionary new EverGrip™ Technology is now available to...

Jan 15, 2014, 11:01 ET
At the Detroit Auto Show, Michelin introduced the Premier(R) A/S with EverGrip(TM).  (PRNewsFoto/Michelin North America)

Michelin Sets New Standard In Automotive Safety With Michelin(R) Premier(R) A/S Tire

Michelin Sets New Standard In Automotive Safety With Michelin(R) Premier(R) A/S Tire /* Style Definitions...

Jan 14, 2014, 08:00 ET

Michelin sets new standard in automotive safety with MICHELIN® Premier™ A/S tire

Revolutionary Tread Design Evolves To Prolong Grip Even When Worn LAVAL, QC, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Today at the North American...

Dec 13, 2013, 14:00 ET

Michelin issues safety recall for commercial light truck tires

LAVAL, QC, Dec. 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. today announced a safety recall of approximately 76,000 of its...

Dec 13, 2013, 14:00 ET
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Michelin Issues Safety Recall For Commercial Light Truck Tires

 Michelin North America, Inc. today announced a safety recall of approximately 1.3 million of its Michelin LTX M/S commercial light truck...

Dec 12, 2013, 11:15 ET
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Michelin Opens New South Carolina Manufacturing Plant

 Michelin today held an event to mark the opening of its newest manufacturing facility in South Carolina. Michelin executives and employees...

Nov 12, 2013, 14:57 ET
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Michelin Releases Fourth Edition Of Its Famed Guide To Chicago's Great Restaurants

 Michelin today announced its highly regarded star selections for the fourth edition of the MICHELIN Guide Chicago, which goes on sale...

Nov 07, 2013, 11:14 ET
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Michelin Reveals Chicago's 2014 Bib Gourmands

Prior to the highly anticipated launch of the MICHELIN Guide Chicago 2014 next week, Michelin released its coveted list of Chicago's Bib Gourmand...

Nov 05, 2013, 15:00 ET

Michelin offers expert advice for safe winter weather driving

LAVAL, QC, Nov. 5, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - With winter fast approaching, now is the time for Canadians to get their winter-weather driving skills in...

Oct 22, 2013, 18:30 ET
Michelin Releases 2014 Edition of Its Famed Guide to the Bay Area's Great Restaurants. (PRNewsFoto/Michelin)

Michelin Releases 2014 Edition of Its Famed Guide to the Bay Area's Great Restaurants

 Michelin today announced its highly regarded star selections for the eighth edition of the MICHELIN Guide San Francisco Bay Area & Wine...

Oct 16, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Michelin Reveals Bay Area's 2014 Bib Gourmands Ahead Of MICHELIN Guide Debut

Michelin revealed its coveted list of Bib Gourmand restaurants in the greater San Francisco area, exactly one week prior to the release of the...

Oct 01, 2013, 16:05 ET
Michelin Releases 2014 Edition Of Its Famed Guide To New York City's Best Restaurants.  (PRNewsFoto/Michelin)

Michelin Releases 2014 Edition Of Its Famed Guide To New York City's Best Restaurants

Michelin today announced its highly respected selection for the ninth edition of the MICHELIN Guide New York City that goes on sale tomorrow. The...

Sep 25, 2013, 11:07 ET
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Michelin Reveals New York City's 2014 Bib Gourmands

One week prior to the highly anticipated launch of the MICHELIN Guide New York City 2014, Michelin released its coveted list of New York City's...

Jul 15, 2013, 11:54 ET

Michelin issues voluntary recall for some of its light truck replacement tires

LAVAL, QC, July 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. announced today a voluntary safety recall of approximately 3644...

Jul 12, 2013, 11:59 ET
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Michelin Issues Voluntary Safety Recall For Some Of Its Light Truck Replacement Tires

 Michelin North America, Inc. today announced a voluntary safety recall of approximately 100,000 tires in order to retrieve an estimated 2,500...

Jul 01, 2013, 14:25 ET
New MICHELIN(R) Pilot(R) Sport A/S 3 Driven by Michelin Test Driver, Sarah Robinson.  (PRNewsFoto/Michelin North America)

The MICHELIN® Pilot® Sport A/S 3 Tire Now Available

 Today, the all-new MICHELIN® Pilot® Sport A/S 3 tire hits the market in time for the summer driving season. The latest tire in the...