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Jan 11, 2016, 04:43 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 International...


Dec 15, 2015, 03:30 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 Ever Got,...


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...


Jun 16, 2015, 02:57 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 – represented a...


Jun 15, 2015, 02:06 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 high-performance ...


May 21, 2015, 04:17 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 provide...


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 20, 2014, 05:14 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® Airless Radial Tire™...


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 consumers across North...


Oct 16, 2013, 11:00 ET 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 highly ...


Jul 01, 2013, 02:25 ET 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 Michelin...


Jun 17, 2013, 11:00 ET Survey: Most Drivers Using GPS Say It Has Led Them Astray

GPS has changed the way people travel, but 63 percent of U.S. drivers who have used GPS say the technology has led them astray at least once by...


Jan 15, 2013, 06:00 ET Michelin Challenge Design™ Announces 2014 Theme

Michelin today announced the theme for its 2014 Michelin Challenge Design™ competition; Driven/Undriven: The Duality of Tomorrow's Automobiles. For...


Jan 14, 2013, 05:30 ET Michelin Chosen As Standard Original Equipment Fitment For 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Michelin, the world's leading tire manufacturer, marks a milestone at the 2013 North American International Auto Show with the announcement that, for ...


Jun 04, 2012, 09:19 ET Michelin And The Weather Channel Team Up To Promote Safe Driving

As part of National Tire Safety Week (June 3-9), leading tire maker Michelin and The Weather Channel® are encouraging motorists to stay safe on the...


Apr 24, 2012, 01:33 ET Michelin, Yellowstone Park Foundation Publish First Michelin Travel Guide To U.S. National Park

As record numbers of drivers flock to America's national parks this week to enjoy free admission, Michelin is celebrating a first for the U.S....


Apr 10, 2012, 10:20 ET Michelin to Build New Earthmover Tire Plant in South Carolina and to Expand Another

Michelin North America will again expand its operations in South Carolina, it was announced today by Michelin North America's Chairman and President...


Apr 06, 2012, 03:55 ET Michelin North America to Increase Prices on Its Agricultural Tires

Effective May 1, 2012, Michelin North America is increasing prices up to 6 percent on MICHELIN® Compact and Agricultural tires sold in the U.S. and...


Apr 02, 2012, 03:34 ET MICHELIN® Defender™ Tire Designed To Keep Drivers Safer(1), Longer(2) Now Available

Today, the all-new MICHELIN® Defender™ tire, the greatest standard passenger car tire the company has ever made, hits the North American market, just ...


Mar 30, 2012, 03:00 ET Michelin Receives 2012 J.D. Power and Associates Awards for Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction

Michelin tires have once again ranked highest in customer satisfaction in three segments in the J.D. Power and Associates Original Equipment Tire...


Dec 12, 2011, 04:00 ET Michelin Suggests Easy Way to Increase Driving Safety

From the hottest to coldest and wettest to driest, 2011 brought extreme weather. And predictions for a severe winter indicate more extreme weather is ...


Nov 08, 2011, 02:00 ET Michelin Suggests Easy Way to Increase Driving Safety

From the hottest to coldest and wettest to driest, 2011 brought extreme weather. And predictions for a severe winter indicate more extreme weather is ...


Oct 17, 2011, 08:30 ET Pete Selleck Takes the Helm of Michelin North America

Pete Selleck, a 29-year Michelin veteran, begins his tenure as chairman and president of Michelin North America today. Selleck succeeds Richard...


Aug 02, 2011, 11:29 ET Nine Greenville County Students Named Contestants in 'Are You Smarter' Fundraiser

As Greenville County public-school students head back to classes this month, nine of the best and brightest are also preparing to outsmart local...