Newsroom Michelin (fleet)

2019
14
October
2019
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Cooper Brothers has moved its wholesale delivery fleet to a Michelin Agilis CrossClimate policy after a trial discovered the tyres outlasted rival fitments by more than 15,000 miles. The family-owned business has been selling and fitting tyres acr...
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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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Car
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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12
April
2019
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
DB Distribution has rolled out a full Michelin policy across its 15-strong light commercial vehicle fleet after it was won over by improved tyre life and reduced downtime during a trial. The fleet supports a contract with FedEx, delivering parcels...
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2018
22
November
2018
| 11:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Construction and property maintenance specialist Princebuild is rolling out Michelin’s CrossClimate+ and Agilis CrossClimate tyres across its entire 180 cars and vans. The move will ensure its fleet benefits from traction all year round thanks to Mic...
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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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Car
01
August
2018
| 15:43 Europe/Amsterdam
British Gas will be one of the first major UK companies to roll out Michelin Agilis CrossClimate tyres across its entire van fleet following successful trials. The utilities provider already has a CrossClimate+ policy in place for its near-10,000 ...
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13
July
2018
| 15:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Anglian Water has hailed an ongoing trial of Michelin’s new Agilis CrossClimate van tyres after they excelled during both the Beast from the East and the recent record-breaking hot spell. The Arctic blast caused chaos on Britain’s roads, but came ...
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27
February
2018
| 15:11 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has extended its highly-acclaimed CrossClimate range into the light truck and van market. The new Agilis CrossClimate is a summer tyre with a full winter capability, boasting safety in all weathers, high mileage, robustness, damage resist...
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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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16
November
2017
| 12:17 Europe/Amsterdam
idverde, Europe’s largest provider of green services, has adopted a joint Michelin and BFGoodrich tyre policy across its entire UK fleet as it strives to streamline operations on the road. The French-owned grounds maintenance and landscape constru...
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18
September
2017
| 11:34 Europe/Amsterdam
Business class car service Addison Lee, which operates the UK’s largest passenger car fleet, has reduced its annual tyre bill by 20 per cent after adopting a Michelin CrossClimate+ policy, managed by Universal Tyre and Autocentres. Addison Lee beg...
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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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09
January
2017
| 16:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Michelin has appointed Jonathan Layton, 45, as National Sales Manager Fleet, UK and Republic of Ireland. A veteran Michelin man, Layton assumes the role after more than 15 years at the company. The role will see Layton managing the company’s team ...
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2016
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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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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02
February
2016
| 12:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Executive fleet car drivers can get a grip on their high-end company vehicles’ on-road performance with Michelin’s new Pilot Sport 4 tyres, which are inspired by the company’s motorsport pedigree. Andy Fern, Michelin’s Head of Fleet, says: “Pilot ...
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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
01
December
2015
| 15:24 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of employees driving on correctly inflated tyres has hit a new high at Arval, thanks to a series of annual tyre safety awareness events run in conjunction with Michelin. Results from this year’s Michelin ‘Fill Up With Air’ roadshow reve...
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11
September
2015
| 12:11 Europe/Amsterdam
UK vehicle leasing, funding and fleet management company Days Contract Hire has renewed a 10-year relationship with Michelin, after choosing to extend its tyre policy by four years based on the brand’s continued on-road performance. Director Aled ...
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18
August
2015
| 11:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions’ fleet of more than 46,000 maintained cars and vans will continue to run on Michelin tyres because of the manufacturer’s commitment to quality and innovation. Hitachi Capital Vehicle Solutions’ Head of Operations,...
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23
February
2015
| 16:06 Europe/Amsterdam
London’s leading minicab business, Addison Lee believes fleet managers are in danger of becoming too reliant on new technology for safety and fleet management. Addison Lee’s Head of Fleet Rob Daniels, who looks after 5,000 vehicles, says he embrac...
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