The global leading tyre manufacturer company, Michelin has launched two of its high performance motorbike tyres on 8th of January. These new Michelin bike tyres are named as the Pilot Road 2 and Pilot Street Radial that will offer greater advantage and trill to the bike riders of India. The Michelin Pilot Road 2 is meant for the sports and the superbikes, while the Michelin Pilot Street Radial is meant for the high end modern motorbikes. Michelin thus introduces more of its high quality ISI Marked Radial tyres for the two-wheeler segment in India.
While commenting on the launch, the Commercial Director of Motorcycle and Scooter tyres division at Michelin India, Mr. Pradeep Thampy said riding motorcycles is fast becoming the extension of the young and the adventurous consumers’ personality, which has accounted for the fast growth of the premium bike market in India. Slowly but steadily the focus is shifting from the usage of bikes as a means of low cost transportation to recreation. The segment is surely going to increase a whole lot and the Michelin Pilot Road 2 and Michelin Pilot Street Radial tyres are meant to cater to the needs of this growing market.
He added that the introduction of these two new types of motorbike tyres in the Indian market, Michelin is just showing its global commitment to the bike riders to offer new products, each of which provides great performance. This will help in taking India to a greater level of convenient personal mobility. In its market existence, Michelin has continuously endeavoured to show its commitment to enable the motorbike riders enjoy their rides in all the situations. The company always tried to develop such tyre ranges that will deliver nothing but the best performance in all weather and road conditions. The company ensured best performance when it came to dry or wet road grip, comfort and steering accuracy as well as enhanced fuel efficiency. The best of all these features is what Michelin promises to offer in its Total Performance. Michelin tyres offer optimal safety, riding comfort as well as enhanced mileage.
The Michelin Pilot Road 2 is specially designed for the motorbikes with the capacity of over 500cc. These tyres are manufactured with a special 2 compound technology based on Michelin’s understanding of the MotoGP technology. This technology provides two performance efficiencies, that is soft rubber on the shoulders for enhanced road grip and more sturdy rubber in the centre of the tyre for greater fuel efficiency. On the other hand, the Michelin Pilot Road 2 offers the best in the class performance in terms of wet road grip and durability. It provides brilliant handling including dry braking, steering, etc.
The Michelin Pilot Street Radial now uses advanced technology and material is order to provide great performance and enhanced rigidity translated into enhanced durability and road performance. The tyres also come with optimized contact patch for greater road grip.
Thus, Michelin is now offering greater joy to the Indian bike riders.