The Michelin brand has been available in the Australian market for more than 50 years. It is one of the “big three” global tyre companies with manufacturing and research facilities in all parts of the world. Michelin is fitted as original equipment to some locally made vehicles as well as many imported vehicles from Europe. The local range includes Pilot Sport, Pilot Premacy, Pilot Preceda, MXV8 and XM1.
A major commitment to motorsport has been a cornerstone of Michelins development over many years. Michelin has commitments to Formula 1 and the World Rally Championship, as well as to the major motorcycle sports including the Moto GP.