Michelin Reviews and News


Contest: Win a Pair of Michelin Force Tires


Enter to win a pair of Michelin Force AM or Force XC tires! 4 winners chosen, with a total giveaway value of $519.92!

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Michelin introduces four new tires


Michelin has a reputation for producing well-designed and constructed mountain bike tires. The only ingredient missing is their commitment and longevity to the category. They aim to change that with this significant investment and product introductions in the space.

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Hit List: This week’s best MTB components, gear and apparel


This week’s Mtbr Hit List includes 2.35 Michelin tires, Pearl Izumi X-Project shoes, the MRP Stage fork, Bontrager’s Foray shorts, grips and gloves from Ergon, a Bell helmet, and one very cool tool.

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Contest: MICHELIN’s Ride Like a Pro Tire Giveaway


Enter to win a $700 Tire Prize Pack from MICHELIN including the new Wild Racer’R2, Wild Grip’R2, Rock’R2 and Wild Mud tires!

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Tire testing the Michelin Rock’R, Grip’R and beyond


Eager to gain back their leadership position in mountain bike tires, Michelin showed us the extensive and meticulous lengths they go through to develop a mountain bike tire.

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News: Become a Michelin tire tester at Sea Otter


With a daily giveaway program Michelin will be seeking cycling to join an exclusive club of test riders that includes folks like Jerome Clementz, Pierre-Edouard Ferry, Rémy Absalon.

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Sea Otter Video: Michelin Enduro MTB tires 2014


Michelin Sales Manager Tim Saunders talks through the features and benefits of Michelin’s enduro-specific tire range that includes the Wild Rock’R 2, Wild Grip’R and Wild Mud tires.

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First Look: Michelin Wild Mud reinforced tire


Michelin adds to its new tire line a mud tire with a great casing and a couple nifty features.

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Review: Michelin Wild Rock’R2 All Mountain Tire


Michelin bike tires is a brand us old timers are familiar with, but their new tires have not kept up with changing trends. They aim to change that with one of the most compelling All Mountain tires we’ve seen.

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Video: Michelin WildRace’r and WildGrip’r 27.5 Tires


The Michelin WildRace’r looks fast with its low profile center knobs and the WildGrip’r, on the other hand, looks like a rally tire with a ton of traction with its good rubber compounds and side knobs.

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Michelin 650B Prototype Wild Grip’R and Wild Race’R Tires


Nick Margadonna from Michelin gives us a quick look at some prototype 650B tires. The Michelin Wild Grip’R is shown in a 2.35 width and the Wild Race’R is shown in 2.25 width. When will they be available

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Michelin Wild Grip’R and Wild Race’R Ultimate Tires


One of the oldest names in the business, Michelin has been making mountain bike tires for a long time. They have several new offerings for 2013, including the Michelin Wild Grip’R and Wild Race’R Ultimate tires available in 26″ and 29er versions as well as tubeless and tubeless ready. Rudy from Michelin France, highlights some […]

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Product Showcase: Bikes, Parts, Gear – January 2009


Product Showcase: a quick glimpse at some featured bikes, parts, & gear for January 2008 – mostly new, but definitely all hot products. Marin Wolf Ridge 6.8 Frame: 6061 Aluminum, Fully Hydroformed Mainframe and Swingarm, Quad-Link 2.0 140mm Suspension System Front Suspension: RockShox Pike 426 U-Turn Air, 110mm-140mm with External Rebound Adjustment, Motion Control, and […]

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