MICHELIN LTX Force range of SUV tyres launched in the country will offer more bang for buck and claims to offer best in class performance
Michelin today announced the availability of MICHELIN LTX Force range of SUV tyres in India. Designed for all kinds of terrain, MICHELIN LTX Force tyres offer best in class durability, grip on-road and higher traction off-road. The introduction of this new range in India helps the company further strengthen its product portfolio that offers more driving pleasure for the discerning Indian owners of SUVs.
The SUV market is one of the fastest growing segments in India. Industry estimates show one in four vehicles sold last year was an SUV and as more Indians opt for SUV’s, this segment is estimated to continue growing, both in cities and upcountry towns.
The LTX Force is an all-rounder and is ideal for SUV owners who regularly use their vehicle on both paved and unpaved road. The SUV tyres come from international technology that has enjoyed many podium finishes at grueling all terrain competitions such as Rally WRC.
MICHELIN LTX Force uses Compact Tread Technology which takes advantage of high durability plus grip. The tread pattern inspired by endurance races is designed to give a greater contact area thanks to higher tread blocks which favour both durability and traction.
On the Durability front, the MICHELIN LTX Force lasts up to 35%* more than its main competitors in this segment. It also ensures greater control in the event of aquaplaning, without compromising on its longevity. On the Safety front, the tyres On asphalt roads offers maximum safety in the wet with a braking distance as much as 2 meters shorter than its average rival in the dual-purpose tyre category*
Motorsport offers the ideal proving ground for Michelin to test tyres in the most extreme conditions. MICHELIN LTX FORCE tyre is yet another example of our “from track to road” philosophy. These tyres have been tested in extreme mining conditions to make sure off-road traction and robustness. The MICHELIN LTX Force range tyres are available nationally at Michelin premium dealerships – the Michelin Priority Partners, the TYREPLUS network and Michelin retailers.