MICHELIN at Eurosatory, Providing worldwide mobility for all your vehicles
At the 2018 International Defence and Security Fair – Eurosatory – in Paris Nord Villepinte, France between 11 and 15 June, Michelin presents its tyre ranges dedicated to all types of military vehicles. These ranges combine performance, safety and ease of use, to make sure the vehicles benefit from the best mobility and tyre solution available, irrespective of the challenges and difficulty encountered.
Mobility can be a major concern for the armed forces; a strategic tool that may influence the tactics adopted according to the prevailing conditions. Troops and their equipment are regularly called upon to move on very difficult terrains with a wide variety of obstacles, and mobility and adaptability are key requirements. As the only contact with the terrain the tyre is in the front line, and has to perform!
The Michelin Group offers tires for almost all types of vehicles used by the military and armed forces; a totally versatile offer to deliver mobility in all conditions.
The Michelin stand is in Hall 6 K67 and showcases :
- 3 Michelin tyres for military and civilian armoured vehicles
- MICHELIN XML 325 / 85 R 16
- MICHELIN XZL2 395/85 R 20
- MICHELIN X-FORCE ZL 415/80 R 685 (mm)
- A tyre for Military engineering vehicles
- Michelin CROSSGRIP 440/80 R 28
- The wheel-tyre assembly that provides protection from punctures and pressure problems:
MICHELIN X® TWEEL®
The MICHELIN X® TWEEL® provides all the functional characteristics of a tyre, but does not suffer from the risks associated with loss of inflation pressure. An innovative combination of a tyre and a wheel, it offers an advanced mobility solution thanks to the ability to deform according to the roughness of the terrain or the obstacles encountered. MICHELIN X ® TWEEL ® provides excellent traction and stability and this technically advanced product eliminates most tire maintenance needs.
Teleflow Teleinflation Systems
Teleflow is a Michelin Group company which has been designing, manufacturing and marketing tele-inflation systems for 25 years – an offer based on special patented valves. It is the world leader in this field for high-tech embedded military vehicles, with 50,000 special valves in service on all continents and over 3000 additional vehicles are equipped each year. Teleflow presents on its stand (NUMBER) the evolution of its GRA system, which is used by most armies in the world. Teleflow technologies associated with Michelin tires provide armies with the best mobility, everywhere, under all conditions.