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Jun 14, 2016, 10:30 ET Parmer County judge dismisses product liability suit filed against Michelin in Texas

Last week, a judge in Parmer County, Texas, granted summary judgment in a product liability lawsuit against Michelin North America, Inc. The...


Jun 13, 2016, 12:26 ET Michelin® and XBOX® To Host Global 24 Hours Forza Motorsports Challenge

 Today at the Petersen Automotive museum, Michelin and Xbox announced they will host a global 24 Hours Challenge online with the Forza...


May 24, 2016, 10:00 ET Travel Alert: Michelin and AAA Offer Tips to Stay Safe During Busy Memorial Day Driving Weekend

 Low gas prices are fueling the busiest Memorial Day Weekend since 2005 and AAA is forecasting 38 million Americans will travel 50 miles or...


May 13, 2016, 09:31 ET Michelin North America Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Atturo Tires and Svizz-One

Today Michelin North America, Inc. filed suit against Atturo Tire Corporation and Svizz-One Corporation Ltd. alleging they infringed a design...


Apr 19, 2016, 10:13 ET Michelin to Sponsor "Michelin GT Challenge" at VIRginia International Raceway

 Michelin North America and VIRginia International Raceway today announced that Michelin will become the title sponsor for the Michelin GT...


Apr 06, 2016, 11:30 ET Michelin Launches New Series of All-In-One Travel Guides for Tourists on the Go

 In time for avid travelers and their springtime ventures here and abroad, Michelin is publishing an all-new series of travel books that are...


Mar 03, 2016, 12:00 ET MICHELIN AG Launches New CerexBib Tire for Large Harvesting Equipment

Today at the 2016 Commodity Classic, MICHELIN® Agricultural Tires introduced the new MICHELIN® VF520/85R42 CFO 177A8 CerexBib™...


Feb 16, 2016, 10:00 ET Northern California Tire Dealer Joins MICHELIN Commercial Service Network

 Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., announced that East Bay Tire Co. will join the MICHELIN®...


Feb 01, 2016, 14:00 ET Eastern Tennessee Tire Dealer Joins MICHELIN Commercial Service Network

 Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., announced that Fleet Tire will join the MICHELIN® Commercial...


Jan 11, 2016, 16:43 ET Lexus LC500 Features MICHELIN® Pilot® Super Sport Tires

The exciting new Lexus LC500 luxury sports coupe wore MICHELIN® Pilot® Super Sport ZP tires at its world debut at the North American...


Dec 15, 2015, 15:30 ET Michelin Engages Millions of People in Campaign to Share Best Safe Driving Advice

 A campaign by Michelin North America and Katie Couric, Yahoo global news anchor and New York Times bestselling author of The Best Advice I...


Nov 20, 2015, 15:30 ET Detroit People Mover Rides Sponsored by Michelin to Ease Traffic Downtown

 Riding on the Detroit People Mover on Thanksgiving Day is easy and this year it will be free. For the second consecutive year, Detroit People...


Oct 16, 2015, 08:10 ET Katie Couric, Michelin Encourage Drivers To Share Best Advice On Safe Driving

Michelin North America and Katie Couric, Yahoo global news anchor and New York Times bestselling author of The Best Advice I Ever Got, are inviting...


Oct 12, 2015, 10:30 ET Michelin's Annual Charity Golf Tournament Raises Record $682,000 For Eight Local Charities

Michelin North America today announced that it raised a record $682,000 from its annual charity golf tournament. The event, which is held every...


Aug 10, 2015, 14:00 ET BFGoodrich® Tires Announces Safety Recall For Certain Commercial Light Truck Tire Sizes

 BFGoodrich® Tires announced today it is recalling approximately 129,000 tires that were sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico....


Aug 03, 2015, 14:00 ET MICHELIN DEFENDER LTX M/S Delivers Strong, Long-Lasting Tire For Light Trucks And SUVs

 Michelin announced today that it is extending the well-known DEFENDER® promise of outstanding durable tread life to light trucks, SUVs...


Jun 16, 2015, 14:57 ET 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 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...


May 21, 2015, 16:17 ET 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...


Apr 01, 2015, 11:00 ET 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...


Nov 21, 2014, 12:12 ET Michelin Provides Free Rides on Detroit People Mover for Thanksgiving

For the first time, on Thanksgiving, Detroit People Mover patrons will enjoy free rides as they attend downtown Detroit activities. Thousands of...


Nov 20, 2014, 17:14 ET Michelin Opens World's First Manufacturing Plant To Build Revolutionary Airless Radial Tire

 Michelin today marked the opening of its newest plant in North America, which will produce the innovative MICHELIN® X® TWEEL®...


Jun 03, 2014, 08:10 ET 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 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...