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2021
11
June
2021
| 12:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s new AgriBib Row Crop IF (Improved Flexion) tyre is now available in five sizes.Designed specifically for use on self-propelled and trailed sprayers, and on low to medium horsepower row crop tractors from 70 to 180 hp, the new range was lau...
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02
June
2021
| 11:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Bulmans Bulk & Haulage is specifying Michelin tyres as original equipment on all new trucks, and as replacements across its truck and trailer fleet, after reaping the benefits offered by Michelin’s accidental tyre damage guarantee.The Penrith-based b...
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13
May
2021
| 11:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Redpath Tyres is the latest Scottish tyre dealer to join the Michelin Quality Centre programme, as Michelin continues to expand its network of approved dealers north of the border.Specialising in commercial, agricultural and earthmover tyres, the fam...
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Car
11
May
2021
| 11:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has launched its first range of electric bus tyres with the introduction of the new Michelin X InCity EV Z onto the original equipment and replacement markets. Initially designed for electric vehicles (EVs), the fitments also provide superb ...
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04
May
2021
| 10:08 Europe/Amsterdam
All-inclusive electric car subscription service Onto is to fit Michelin replacement tyres across its fleet in a move to ensure customers can access dedicated electric vehicle (EV) tyres which support extended battery range, low noise and long-lasting...
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Car
26
April
2021
| 10:55 Europe/Amsterdam
An in-depth study into the impact of traffic and tillage on soil compaction has found agricultural machinery running low pressure Michelin Ultraflex Technology tyres could boost farmers’ yields by 4 per cent, helping to ‘feed the world’ for years to ...
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08
April
2021
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Gregory Distribution has renewed its Effitires contract with Michelin, citing the total cost of ownership and impressive product quality as key reasons behind extending the deal.Michelin has been the third-party logistics firm’s tyre manufacturer of ...
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24
March
2021
| 10:58 Europe/Amsterdam
The world’s largest temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, Lineage Logistics, LLC, has awarded Michelin’s Services & Solutions team a five-year tyre management agreement covering its UK fleet after back-to-back tyre ...
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23
March
2021
| 17:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Tyre maker Michelin is urging motorists and fleet managers to complete essential safety checks before dusting off cars or vans that may have had very little use over the past 12 months.Being parked in one place for a significant period can affect han...
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22
March
2021
| 15:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin is now able to offer expert tyre fitting and maintenance training for operators of industrial and heavy-duty machinery via two new one-day courses.The Safe Earthmover Tyre Fitting and Safe Crane Tyre Fitting programmes are delivered at the c...
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17
March
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Partnership provides sennder’s carriers access to Michelin’s suite of tyre solutions on special termsMichelin and sennder are working to make road freight more cost-effective and less carbon intensive through providing a range of services to fleetsAn...
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08
March
2021
| 11:32 Europe/Amsterdam
Easityre has moved its fleet of wholesale delivery vans onto a Michelin Agilis CrossClimate policy having found the tyres to last twice as long as rival premium brand fitments.Operating from two locations in Fife and Tayside, the independent dealer d...
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04
March
2021
| 16:46 Europe/Amsterdam
McGill’s Buses has extended its 19-year relationship with Michelin, signing a new Effitires contract with the Michelin Services and Solutions team to cover its entire fleet of single and double deck buses.At the end of last year McGill’s acquired Xpl...
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23
February
2021
| 15:13 Europe/Amsterdam
Aberdeenshire-based Turriff Tyres has been given the Michelin stamp of approval, after becoming the first new dealer of 2021 to join the Michelin Quality Centre network.The family-owned business has a well-established reputation in the north of Scotl...
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23
February
2021
| 14:01 Europe/Amsterdam
By 2050, Michelin tyres will be made entirely from renewable, recycled, biosourced or otherwise sustainable materials.Michelin reveals how to make a tyre 100 per cent sustainable.An objective being met with powerful research & development capabilitie...
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15
February
2021
| 12:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has supplied five sets of 12.00 R20 Michelin XZY2 truck tyres to Co Down-based Mulgrew Haulage, for fitment to a fleet of classic vehicles being restored by the family-owned transport company.The Northern Irish haulier initially ordered a si...
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09
February
2021
| 10:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has expanded its fuel-saving regional tyre offering with the introduction of 315/80 R22.5 X Multi Energy Z (multi position) and X Multi Energy D (drive) fitments – ensuring this key product range is offered in two of the most popular sizes i...
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26
January
2021
| 15:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Aggregates business G&B Finch is running its 50-strong fleet of commercial vehicles almost entirely on Michelin, having found the tyres to deliver the best longevity and endurance of any truck tyre on the market.The Essex-based firm fits a variety of...
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13
January
2021
| 12:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has donated facilities at its Stoke-on-Trent site for use as a Covid-19 vaccination centre.The Michelin Athletic Club, located close to the tyre manufacturer’s factory and office in Campbell Road, has been handed over to the NHS to create a ...
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2020
14
December
2020
| 11:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has more than doubled the number of sizes offered within its popular RoadBib agricultural tyre range, introducing five new dimensions.Launched in 2018, the RoadBib is the first tyre for 200+hp agricultural tractors specifically designed to p...
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11
December
2020
| 13:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin will incorporate Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) chips into all its car tyres by 2023.The manufacturer believes RFID technology is a cost-effective way of tracking tyres from cradle to grave and a significant contributor to predictive ...
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07
December
2020
| 10:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Drivers and fleet managers are being urged to pay close attention when selecting replacement tyres for their cars and vans, with Michelin warning that inappropriate or incorrect fitments could negatively impact vehicle handling and performance charac...
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30
November
2020
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has introduced two new sizes of its multi-purpose, all-season CrossGrip tyres for operators of backhoe loaders, skid steer loaders, telehandlers and small tractors.The new 440/80 R34 and 480/80 R34 CrossGrip fitments expand the range to 12 d...
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11
November
2020
| 11:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Farrall’s Group is moving its entire fleet of 65 trucks and 100 trailers onto a Michelin tyre policy. The decision follows a trial organised by local Michelin advocate dealer Quinton Tyres, which demonstrated the sustainability advantages of the Mich...
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10
November
2020
| 11:15 Europe/Amsterdam
An arable farm in Ireland has seen significant improvements to its soil health since moving its tractor fleet onto Michelin Ultraflex technology tyres.Coolcroo Farm, in Tipperary, used to run a mix of competitor brands but switched to Michelin follow...
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22
October
2020
| 13:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin says tyres from its X Line Energy range – designed for fleets seeking the lowest possible carbon footprint – were fitted to two Volvo trucks which have set new fuel efficiency records on demanding press road tests in the UK. Earlier this ...
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06
October
2020
| 13:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has launched a new web portal giving commercial vehicle customers quick and direct access to expert online tyre advice, the latest promotions, services and news about its tyre range. Michelin MyPortal replaces Michelin MyAccount, launched...
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01
October
2020
| 10:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Lee Hulme has been appointed Michelin’s UK Distribution Channel and Programme Manager, in a significant new role overseeing the manufacturer’s four accredited dealer networks for the motorcycle, car, agricultural and commercial vehicle sectors. Th...
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24
September
2020
| 11:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has extended its X Multi truck tyre range, popular for regional haulage, with the addition of 315/80 R22.5 X Multi Z (multi-position) and X Multi D (drive) fitments. It is also introducing two new 385/65 R22.5 high load carrying capacity tyr...
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21
September
2020
| 13:05 Europe/Amsterdam
John Sutch Cranes has confirmed it will specify Michelin tyres across its fleet of mobile cranes, tractor units, trailers and rigid trucks, after a trial set of Michelins covered more than twice the distance normally seen from the firm’s previous tyr...
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