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Jul 01, 2015, 14:00 ET
MICHELIN(R) XDR250 provides extra load capacity for 250-ton dumpers used in open pit mines

New MICHELIN® Rigid Dump Tire Increases Productivity At Least 24 Percent (1)

 MICHELIN Earthmover today introduced a new mining tire for 250-ton rigid dump trucks that can increase hauling productivity at least 24...

Jun 16, 2015, 14:57 ET
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Who Could Ever Forget His Or Her First Car?--Not Many Of Us According To A Survey By Michelin

Getting the keys to your first car is a moment that people never forget. For most of us, that car – old, new or somewhere in between –...

Jun 15, 2015, 14:06 ET
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Michelin To Invest $22 Million To Increase Capacity At Dothan, Ala., Manufacturing Plant

Michelin North America today announced it is investing $22 million in its Dothan facility in order to increase the production of its...

Jun 15, 2015, 10:00 ET

Press statement - Encouraging sustainable mobility for Canada's trucking industry: Michelin Canada sees progress in load parity legislation uptake

LAVAL, QC, June 15, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Michelin North America (Canada) Inc, is pleased to see the progress in sustainable mobility for...

Jun 12, 2015, 11:02 ET
Ford Teams With Michelin In Return To Le Mans

Ford Teams With Michelin In Return To Le Mans

Ford announced today at a press conference that it will return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2016 with Michelin as its exclusive tire technology...

Jun 09, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Michelin Launches International Platform For New Consumer Website

Recognizing that most consumers use the Internet to research tires in advance of purchase, Michelin is launching a new global platform that is the...

Jun 01, 2015, 13:45 ET
Michelin Expands Revolutionary Premier(R) Tire Line For Light Trucks, Suvs And Cuvs

Michelin Expands Revolutionary Premier® Tire Line For Light Trucks, SUVs And CUVs

 Michelin announced today that the new MICHELIN® Premier® LTX® tire with revolutionary EverGrip™ Technology is now...

May 21, 2015, 16:17 ET
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Michelin and The Weather Channel Team Up for a S.A.F.E.R. Summer Driving Season

 As National Tire Safety Week (May 24-30) kicks off the summer travel season, Michelin and The Weather Channel (Weather) have teamed up to...

May 20, 2015, 11:00 ET
Michelin Launches New Version Of Its Popular Rome Travel Guide

Michelin Launches New Version Of Its Popular Rome Travel Guide

 Rome, one of the world's oldest global cities, boasts colossal treasures of archeology, art, culture and sheer beauty.  The ancient...

May 11, 2015, 10:28 ET
Michelin Development celebrates 100 loans to small businesses.

Michelin Development Celebrates 100th Loan To Small Businesses

 Michelin Development--a subsidiary of Michelin North America, Inc. that provides business loans to upstart businesses in many of the...

May 06, 2015, 12:30 ET
Michelin XZA3+ Designed to Handle Today's Heavier Truck Tractors with Required Emissions Abatement and Monitoring Equipment

Michelin® XZA3®+, Our Longest-Lasting Energy Steer Tire For Line Haul Available In Two New Sizes

 Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., today announced the launch of two new sizes of the popular...

Apr 23, 2015, 09:39 ET
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Eight Michelin Plants In The U.S. Recognized For Workplace Safety

 At its annual meeting today, the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) presented eight of its 20 safety awards this year to U.S. Michelin...

Apr 16, 2015, 15:09 ET
Michelin Honored as One of Boeing's Suppliers of the Year

Michelin Earns 'Supplier Of The Year' Recognition From Boeing

 Michelin Group's Aircraft Tire Division has been recognized as Supplier of the Year in the Electronics/Hydraulics/Mechanical category by The...

Apr 16, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Michelin Challenge Design Inspires Mobility for All

Designing transportation that provides simple, functional and affordable mobility for all areas of the world was the focus of the 12th annual...

Apr 14, 2015, 14:45 ET

Drivers: are your winter tires losing their grip as the weather warms up? Michelin recommends an all-season solution for safer motoring

LAVAL, QC, April 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - It's been a long, hard winter for many Canadians and as signs of spring begin to appear coast to...

Apr 14, 2015, 10:30 ET
The larger footprint of Michelin Ultraflex Very High Flexion (VF) tires reduces soil compaction by spreading the weight of the machine over the largest area possible.

Michelin Offers Tips For Reducing Soil Compaction

Faced with lower commodity prices, farmers are looking for any edge to improve productivity and crop performance. As the 2015 growing season gets...

Apr 10, 2015, 09:30 ET
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Michelin Adds Two More J.D. Power Original Equipment Customer Satisfaction Awards

 Adding to its already impressive list of J.D. Power original equipment tire customer satisfaction awards, Michelin once again received the...

Apr 02, 2015, 14:00 ET
Michelin Launches Updated Version Of Its Popular Tuscany Travel Guide

Michelin Launches Updated Version Of Its Popular Tuscany Travel Guide

Just in time for travelers' springtime ventures to Europe, Michelin has released the ninth edition of its popular Green Guide Tuscany guide. The...

Apr 01, 2015, 11:00 ET
Michelin's Innovative Premier Tires To Come On New 2016 Lexus RX

Michelin's Innovative Premier Tires To Come On New 2016 Lexus RX

 The exciting new 2016 Lexus RX, introduced at the New York International Auto Show, arrives with Michelin's latest advancement in tire safety...

Mar 31, 2015, 13:08 ET
Michelin North America presents a check for $10,000 to Ellen Woodside Elementary and artist, Patricia Thomas, winners of the InTireNational Art contest held in Upstate, South Carolina.

Michelin Tires Transformed Into Masterpieces To Celebrate International Diversity In Upstate South Carolina

 Michelin North America today announced the winners of the InTIREnational Art contest, hosted as part of Upstate International month in South...