GREENVILLE, S.C., Aug. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As a map publisher and leading mobility company, Michelin is debuting a new road atlas for travelers in North America. The 2021 Road Atlas: USA CANADA MEXICO features exclusive driving tours from the popular Green Guide collection.
According to the AAA 2020 Summer Travel Forecast, Americans will take more than 700 million trips from July through September. Road trips will account for 97% of all summer travel, making it the most preferred form of transportation this summer.
Travelers will enjoy nearly 30 scenic drives across the U.S., from Alaska's glaciers to Arizona's deserts all the way to Maine's coast. Driving tours guide travelers around North America with stops in national and state parks along the way. Six drives across Canada take travelers from the otherworldly Alberta Badlands to the Canadian Rockies, with a stop at stunning Banff National Park.
"Michelin has guided travelers to the best trails, hotels and culinary destinations for more than 120 years, and it is excited to now offer a new version of its road atlas," said Eileen Osteen, director of travel guides and map sales for Michelin North America. "As travelers pivot to road trips during the pandemic recovery, Michelin's new 2021 Road Atlas is the ultimate companion for inspiring local and regional drives."
The 2021 Road Atlas also includes 1,000 travel center locations for easy pit stops. A unique format with a flip-of-the-page navigation enables travelers to easily select a destination from the main map. Travelers will find 245 inset city maps and GPS coordinates to more than 2,500 parks in this new spiral-bound edition.
Travelers may purchase the 2021 Road Atlas on Amazon or through their local bookstore (ISBN: 9782067244566).
Michelin, the leading mobility company, is dedicated to enhancing its clients' mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tires, services and solutions for its clients' needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve a variety of industries. Headquartered in Greenville, S.C., Michelin North America (www.michelinman.com) has more than 21,400 employees and operates 19 major manufacturing plants.
SOURCE Michelin North America