Michelin unveils five new sizes of its MICHELIN X Multi Z and X Multi D tires for light truck users
Tests conducted by TÜV SÜD certify safety benefits
2 key pieces of information
- The MICHELIN X® MultiTM Z and X® MultiTM D tire ranges for light trucks up to 16 tonnes are being extended in 2015 with 5 new sizes. In total, 14 separate tires are now being offered, covering 80% of the size requirements of light truck users.
- At the same time as presenting its extended range, Michelin is publishing the results of a study conducted by an independent organization, TÜV SÜD, which demonstrates that MICHELIN X® MultiTM tires maintain their performance even when worn.
Presented in 2013 and 2014, the MICHELIN X® MultiTM Z tires (all position) and the X® MultiTM D (drive axle) ranges for trucks up to 16 tonnes have been extended with 5 new sizes. Michelin’s comprehensive range for hauliers now has 14 different sizes (see the size table below)
In 2015 MICHELIN X® MULTITM Z tires will include the following 5 new sizes:
- 225/75 R 17.5
- 235/75 R 17.5
- 245/70 R 17.5
- 245/70 R 19.5
- 265/70 R 19.5