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Tire Test Compares the Small and Large Wheel Options for One Car, Guess Which Won
Tire Test Compares the Small and Large Wheel Options for One Car, Guess Which Won

5 Aug 2022, 15:32 UTC / In case you happen to have a 992-gen Porsche 911 Carrera, and you are looking for different wheels and tires, you need to see this. If not, you can still learn

 
Toyota GR Supra Drag Races BMW M140i, They're on the Same Level
Toyota GR Supra Drag Races BMW M140i, They're on the Same Level

11 Jul 2022, 12:49 UTC / Is it wrong to think of the GR Supra and M140i as being unidentical twins? They're both similar in many ways, but today we'll find out which one is faster

 
Michelin Intends To Completely Abandon Russia, Local Management To Take Control
Michelin Intends To Completely Abandon Russia, Local Management To Take Control

28 Jun 2022, 13:27 UTC / The French tire manufacturer stopped production in March but now signals that it wants to completely give up on Russia. Here’s how

 
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance Visits Goodwood Wearing Sustainable Michelin Rubber
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance Visits Goodwood Wearing Sustainable Michelin Rubber

27 Jun 2022, 07:58 UTC / This fully electric Porsche 718 Cayman race car is equipped with a Michelin racing tire containing 53% sustainable materials

 
Michelin x Bamford B347 Pilot Sport Watch Is Made Using Real Pilot Sport 5 Rubber
Michelin x Bamford B347 Pilot Sport Watch Is Made Using Real Pilot Sport 5 Rubber

22 Jun 2022, 09:37 UTC / Michelin and Bamford London have created an exclusive 133-piece limited edition watch, featuring a recycled strap made from Pilot Sport 5 rubber

 
French Freak: Citroen PLR by Michelin Was a 10-Wheeled Monster Built to Test Truck Tires
French Freak: Citroen PLR by Michelin Was a 10-Wheeled Monster Built to Test Truck Tires

11 May 2022, 14:20 UTC / This unsightly yet very intriguing creation was based on a Citroen DS and powered by two C3 Corvette-sourced 5.7-liter V8 engines, producing a total of 700 hp

 
Michelin Takes Bibendum Out of Russia, Exports and Production Are Suspended – For Now
Michelin Takes Bibendum Out of Russia, Exports and Production Are Suspended – For Now

15 Mar 2022, 15:47 UTC / French tire manufacturer Michelin decided its entire activity in Russia will temporarily be suspended, and that includes the factory too. Here’s what’s what

 
These Might Be the Best Summer Tires You Could Buy This Year for Performance Cars
These Might Be the Best Summer Tires You Could Buy This Year for Performance Cars

21 Feb 2022, 13:00 UTC / Does your car require UUHP tires? Well, this comparison test between ten types of tires that are available in 2022 should be helpful in your decision-making

 
RWD, AWD, and FWD Face Off in the Snow to Find Which Is Best, Place Your Bets
RWD, AWD, and FWD Face Off in the Snow to Find Which Is Best, Place Your Bets

21 Jan 2022, 14:23 UTC / Ever wonder which is more fun in the snow between front wheel drive, rear wheel drive, and all wheel drive? Of course you have. Here is an answer

 
A Volkswagen Up! Can Be Modified in Just 24 Hours, and This Is What Can Be Done
A Volkswagen Up! Can Be Modified in Just 24 Hours, and This Is What Can Be Done

19 Jan 2022, 21:30 UTC / Marty and Moog continue their 14th year on YouTube with yet another project car. This time, the engine has not been modified, but speed is the end goal

 
Factory Equipped With Michelin Tires, the C8 Corvette Stars in a Continental Ad
Factory Equipped With Michelin Tires, the C8 Corvette Stars in a Continental Ad

26 Dec 2021, 08:02 UTC / Even the Z06 comes from the factory with Michelin tires, yet Continental couldn't resist featuring the C8 Corvette in a celebratory ad

 
The North Face and BMW Collaboration That Almost Changed Off-Grid Living Forever
The North Face and BMW Collaboration That Almost Changed Off-Grid Living Forever

23 Dec 2021, 22:46 UTC / This camper concept is the product of a collaboration between BMW and The North Face apparel company. It Was inspired by another BMW concept from 2008, GINA

 
Santa’s Reindeer Have Nothing on an Electric Mountain-Taming MoonBike Snowmobile
Santa’s Reindeer Have Nothing on an Electric Mountain-Taming MoonBike Snowmobile

1 Nov 2021, 22:05 UTC / This one-ski snowmobile features an electric motor with 4 hp and can tackle 40-degree slopes. Can pump out 125 lb-ft of torque and reach a top speed of 26 mph

 
Michelin Takes Another Step Toward Green Maritime Mobility Through Wind Power
Michelin Takes Another Step Toward Green Maritime Mobility Through Wind Power

27 Oct 2021, 07:27 UTC / Michelin is gearing up to launch its innovative wind propulsion system, WISAMO, which could help accelerate the transition towards sustainable shipping

 
These DIY Tubeless and Airless Bicycle Tires Are Brilliant
These DIY Tubeless and Airless Bicycle Tires Are Brilliant

15 Oct 2021, 03:03 UTC / The Q shows you all the ins and outs of building this set of puncture-proof airless bike tire. The step-by-step tutorial sees him replace his old tires

 
Porsche Joins Michelin to Support Rubber Plantation Farmers
Porsche Joins Michelin to Support Rubber Plantation Farmers

14 Oct 2021, 14:44 UTC / In late 2020 Michelin created a project that serves to push sustainable rubber farming further and now Porsche is getting on board too

 
Airstream’s Classic Flagship Travel Trailer Redefined for 2022 as Ultra-Capable RV
Airstream’s Classic Flagship Travel Trailer Redefined for 2022 as Ultra-Capable RV

5 Oct 2021, 14:49 UTC / This flagship RV is built in classic Airstream style with a heavy use of aluminum and filled with features aimed at living off-grid. Starts at $169,900.

 
Michelin Takes Airless Uptis Tire for First Public Spin, Drivers Are Thrilled
Michelin Takes Airless Uptis Tire for First Public Spin, Drivers Are Thrilled

14 Sep 2021, 08:43 UTC / The Uptis tire is on track for a 2024 delivery, so Michelin fitted a MINI Electric with prototypes, for a public demo at IAA 2021

 
Conor Twomey Takes Reins As Communications Director for Michelin UK and Ireland
Conor Twomey Takes Reins As Communications Director for Michelin UK and Ireland

18 Aug 2021, 20:38 UTC / Michelin SCA is a French multinational tire manufacturing company based in Clermont-Ferrand France and is the largest tire in the world

 
Michelin Unveils Revolutionary Wind Propulsion System for Greener Ships
Michelin Unveils Revolutionary Wind Propulsion System for Greener Ships

7 Jun 2021, 15:14 UTC / The Wing Sail Mobility (WISAMO) project, developed by Michelin, helps vessels consume less fuel, by using the clean energy of wind