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* Hey, You look like the Michelin Man! . .

Advantages: Very good grip in all weather, especially in the wet.
Disadvantages: The cost and fact that they wear faster.

Two French brothers called Edouard and Andre Michelin, owned a rubber factory. One day, a cyclist with a punctured pneumatic tyre arrived at their factory. This tyre was glued to the rim, and It took over 3 hours to remove it and repair the tyre, which th ...

smudgeybabes 01.12.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Michelin Pilot Sport

They are black, round, and go on the ground!

Advantages: grip, wear pattern, confidence
Disadvantages: Wear rate, but I'll update on this when they have seen more action

Michelin Pilot Road 2. These tyres are advertised as being the best of both worlds because they are a duel compound construction. The centre band of the tyre is a harder compound and is designed to give a much longer life than normal tyres, whilst the ...

titusbumus 30.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Michelin Pilot Sport

Michelin Energys

Advantages: Long lasting, brilliant grip
Disadvantages: None!

Michelin Energy A tyre designed to reduce running costs and respects the environment with these tyres on your car is said to use less fuel and last longer than other brands. On a wet road they help make a shorter stopping distance making them a su ...

Hsaxo 22.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Michelin Energy MXV4 Plus

* Good "all round" tyre! . .

Advantages: Lasts well, has grip too.
Disadvantages: None.

Yes they are still available. You all may know the history of the company - Two brothers, Édouard and Andre Michelin, had a rubber factory in France. One day, a cyclist with a punctured pneumatic tyre turned up at the factory. This tyre was glued onto th ...

smudgeybabes 20.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Michelin XZX

Michelin Pilot Premacy

Advantages: Good all rounder
Disadvantages: Better can be had for the same money

I used to have 205/50/16 Michelin Pilot Premacy tyres fitted all round to my Ford Focus. As an all rounder the tyres themselves are pretty good In the dry the grip is excellent and not much is lost in the wet. However they are nowhere near as in the sa ...

elude 15.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Michelin Pilot Primacy