PILOT ALPIN PA3 Winter / Eco Tires by Michelin®. Ultra-High Performance Winter Tire. This V-rated tire helps deliver an excellent solution for power and precision in winter driving. It provides increased traction in low temperatures for better overall winter performance.
- 10% more control in the snow
- 5% better acceleration in snow
- Improved traction for better stopping and handling
Michelin put the same engineering, production, quality and care into making championship race cars tires as they do for everyday passenger car tires. Michelin tires give you confidence to enjoy the road, while helping keep you safe behind the wheel. Their innovations help preserve natural resources by reducing fuel consumption and reusing end-of-life tires to make new roads, playground surfaces and rail tracks; all of which helps keep the planet safe. That same commitment for excellence company put into designing and building tires can be seen in their dealers. They are able to provide outstanding customer service and an extensive knowledge of the Michelin® brand. When it comes to making the right tire purchase, trust Michelin. A Better Way Forward®.
Exceptional handling in cold weather driving conditions is provided by an asymmetric tread design and 3D Variable Thickness Sipes Technology™ (VTS™), with wide sipes on the inside providing traction in the snow and narrower sipes on the outside providing handling in dry conditions. 26% more of our Biting Edges™ sipe technology results in improved control in cold weather conditions, resulting in a 5% gain in snow acceleration versus previous generation tires. The Helio Compound™ allow for stopping distances of up to 9.2 feet shorter than its predecessor on wet road surfaces. Winter tires are not intended for year round usage.
Tires are such an important part of your driving experience. They keep you connected to the road and respond to how you drive. That's why when it comes to your next tire purchase you should consider much more than just the price tag.
Remember to think about things like safety, fuel economy & longevity. When it comes to making such an important decision, you can trust Michelin to provide you with the right tire for all of your driving needs.
Michelin North America operates in the United States, Canada and Mexico with headquarter operations and plants in each country. This demonstrates Michelin's long-term strategy of being close to its customers. Michelin North America is a $7.25 billion dollar a year company operating 18 plants in 16 locations and employs 22,270 people. It manufactures and sells tires for airplanes, automobiles, farm equipment, heavy duty trucks, motorcycles, bicycles and the space shuttle. Michelin manufactures tires in six states: Alabama, Indiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, North Carolina and South Carolina. In addition, there are three plants in Nova Scotia, Canada and one plant in Queretaro, Mexico. Two plants specialize in the manufacturing of semi-finished goods taking raw materials and turning them into components for the plants that produce tires and one plant strictly produces synthetic rubber. Finished goods are produced in sixteen plants, two sites produce retreads for the trucking and one site produces retreads for the aircraft industry. Michelin Maps and Guides also produce road atlases, road maps and travel guides for all the major cities in North America.