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2019
18
July
2019
| 11:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Businesses could be extending their tyre replacement intervals and taking advantage of greater efficiency savings if company car and van drivers were encouraged to take greater care of their tyres, advises Michelin’s fleet team. The tyre manufactu...
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27
June
2019
| 15:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Members of the Michelin Fleet Panel have requested Transport Select Committee member and MP for Stoke-On-Trent South, Jack Brereton, to seek clarity from the government on tax changes in preparation for the introduction of the Worldwide harmonised Li...
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08
May
2019
| 12:33 Europe/Amsterdam
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust is upgrading its fleet of more than 350 ambulances to a Michelin Agilis CrossClimate tyre policy, in a move to ensure it operates on tyres delivering the best possible performance throughout the...
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2018
12
November
2018
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Stapleton’s Tyre Services has praised Michelin’s new Agilis CrossClimate fitments after a successful trial period demonstrated the firm could be clocking up an extra 20,000 miles per set compared to its previous policy. The UK national company has...
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04
October
2018
| 13:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Total Motion is in the process of converting around 70 per cent of its fleet to a Michelin Agilis CrossClimate tyre policy after predicting the tyres will deliver an extra 3,000 miles per set, versus its existing summer/winter tyre policy. The shift ...
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12
January
2018
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Almost 40 per cent of cars in the UK are running on at least one tyre that is “dangerously” or “very dangerously” underinflated. The figures come after Michelin and Kwik Fit inspected more than 500 vehicles in Tesco car parks around the UK. Mic...
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12
January
2018
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
As of January 1, 2018, Michelin is restructuring into 10 newly-created regions worldwide. The aim is to deliver an even stronger focus on customers’ needs, to simplify procedures and to expand digital services and processes. The restructure will g...
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2017
14
December
2017
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s CrossClimate+ tyre has been heralded as “exemplary” after triumphing in rigorous tyre tests carried out in Germany – further elevating its reputation for unrivalled long lasting performance in the fleet market. Auto Bild magazine staged...
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06
December
2017
| 12:35 Europe/Amsterdam
Embracing the ever-evolving digital consumer experience is key to thriving in the tyre retail trade, Michelin’s partner dealers were told at annual regional forums across the UK and Ireland. Guests at the full-day events, held in Windsor, Manchest...
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30
November
2017
| 12:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has been unveiled as the official tyre partner for the Goodwood Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival for a further five years. The deal confirms Michelin as the official tyre brand at the estate’s flagship international motoring events ...
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24
August
2017
| 12:31 Europe/Amsterdam
South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust is completing a roll out of Michelin CrossClimate+ tyres across its 200-car ‘rapid response’ fleet, reducing the number of tyre changes required by its previous winter/summer tyre swap policy. B...
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19
January
2017
| 10:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Fleets currently taking advantage of the year-round traction offered by Michelin’s multi-award-winning CrossClimate tyres will soon also enjoy improved through-life performance in snow, as Michelin launches the CrossClimate+. Set for a January/Feb...
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2016
06
October
2016
| 12:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Tyre dealership staff selected to join the Michelin Tyre Academy ‘Class of 2016’ travelled to the company’s Dundee factory for the course’s second module, as their journey towards becoming expert technicians continues. The manufacturer flew a grou...
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04
October
2016
| 16:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Independent vehicle leasing and management company Ogilvie Fleet has teamed up with Kwik Fit to switch its customer Complete Price Eyewear to Michelin CrossClimate tyres, favouring the summer tyre with winter capabilities over a traditional winter/su...
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29
July
2016
| 11:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Independent dealership Universal Tyres is the latest recruit to join the ranks of Michelin Certified Centres, after eight of the company’s sites comfortably passed the Michelin Auto Professional advocate programme’s stringent audit requirements. T...
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22
July
2016
| 15:14 Europe/Amsterdam
British Gas has enjoyed more than a year of improved traction and mobility across its 13,000-strong commercial vehicle fleet, thanks to Michelin CrossClimate tyres. The company – Britain’s largest energy provider – swapped its tyre policy to Miche...
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08
July
2016
| 12:37 Europe/Amsterdam
Extensive trials carried out by the DEKRA Automobile Test Centre in Germany have shown Michelin summer car tyres last an average of nearly 5,000 miles longer than the average mileage for a group of well-known competitor brands. The data was collec...
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28
June
2016
| 13:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s CrossClimate tyres are helping County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service’s rapid response ‘flexi’ officers save lives, after the Service selected the unique summer tyre with winter capabilities for the specialist officers’ cars....
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17
June
2016
| 17:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s central Goodwood Festival of Speed exhibition will pay tribute to the new breed of road-going race cars this year, under the theme ‘Track to Street.’ The main stand will feature a host of fantastic and extreme cars that show the various...
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10
June
2016
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Michelin Supercar Paddock is back for the fifth year with the biggest and best show ever for Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016. A number of supercars are now confirmed to be making débuts in the Michelin Supercar Run this year, with exciting new...
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09
May
2016
| 13:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Online tyre shoppers can one-click-fit at Wales’ Huw Lewis Tyres, thanks to a new dual-language website part-funded by the Michelin Auto Professional programme’s business development fund. The revamped website showcases the Michelin Certified Cent...
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26
April
2016
| 01:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The Michelin Supercar Paddock is back for the fifth year running in 2016 at the world famous Goodwood Festival of Speed. Exclusive Michelin Supercar Paddock debuts teaser film released ...
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19
April
2016
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s new CrossClimate tyre range has secured its second major fleet award in as many months, being named as winner of the Innovation Award at the Van Fleet World Honours 2016. The award was presented to Andy Fern, Michelin’s Head of Fleet, a...
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11
March
2016
| 13:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin’s new CrossClimate tyre range for cars and small vans – the world’s first summer tyre with winter capabilities – has won the prestigious Fleet News Award for Best New Product 2016. The award was presented last night (Thursday, 10 March) a...
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12
January
2016
| 16:49 Europe/Amsterdam
Fleet managers and vehicle procurement executives must put more thought into selecting premium tyres for their fleets, according to Peter Eldridge, Director of accident management support provider Opus AutoRoute. “Cost concerns often drive tyre pr...
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2015
10
December
2015
| 15:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Representatives from Michelin Certified Centres across the UK have further refined their customer service and management skills on a Michelin Auto Professional ‘Advanced Tyre Academy’ training course in France. The four-strong group was selected f...
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02
September
2015
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
62% of cars on the road are running on incorrectly inflated tyres 37% are so underinflated they are classed as ‘dangerous’ or ‘very dangerous’ 5% of motorists are driving on punctured tyres ...
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30
July
2015
| 12:38 Europe/Amsterdam
Britain’s largest energy provider, British Gas, is to fit Michelin CrossClimate tyres to its fleet of 13,000 commercial vehicles. Fleet Manager Colin Marriott tested the tyre at its launch event in Geneva, comparing the new technology to Michelin’...
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14
May
2015
| 13:58 Europe/Amsterdam
New research shows that half of drivers use their cars as mobile storage units Motorists admit to keeping everything from toys and books to shoes and cleaning products in their cars Almost a third admit to only decluttering thei...
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2014
22
December
2014
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Nine tyre fitters from dealers across the UK and Ireland have become the first to graduate from Michelin’s Tyre Academy after a year of theoretical and practical learning.The fitters, who each work in a different Michelin Certified Centre (MCC), were...
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