Michelin Pilot Alpin PA4 tires merge Pilot performance handling with Alpin tire winter capabilities and designed for OE fitments like the Corvette Stingray. <p>Equipped with an exclusive tread design and Stabiligrip, a 3D sipe technology, the new Michelin Pilot Alpin PA4 tire delivers a 10% improvement in snow acceleration and more than a 5% enhancement in handling on snow covered and icy roads. <p>The new formula of full silica-based rubber compound, Helio Compound, allows the Michelin Pilot Alpin PA4 tire to remain flexible in low temperatures for better winter performance; stopping over 5% shorter on snow, ice and wet roads. <p>Approved by the high standards of Porsche SE and is currently being tested by many other high-performance vehicle manufacturers.
Michelin is a French tyre manufacturer based in Clermont-Ferrand in the Auvergne région of France. It is the second largest tyre manufacturer in the world after Bridgestone and larger than both Goodyear and Continental. In addition to the Michelin brand, it also owns the BFGoodrich, Kleber, Tigar, Riken, Kormoran and Uniroyal tire brands.