Michelin Launches Fuel-Efficient Tyre for Indian Market

MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+ in India, fuel-efficient, low CO2 emissions, tailored for Indian roads

Michelin Launches Fuel-Efficient Tyre for Indian Market

Clermont-Ferrand, France- Michelin Enterprises P.L.S., a French multinational tyre manufacturing company, has launched its most fuel-efficient truck and bus tyre, the "MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+", in India. This tyre is designed specifically for Indian road and load conditions, addressing the growing demand for fuel-efficient options among Indian fleet owners.

The MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+ is an advanced tyre offering the industry’s lowest rolling resistance, delivering up to 15% fuel savings. This tubeless truck tyre, sized at 295/80R22.5, is an upgrade of the MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z and can reduce CO2 emissions by up to 8 tons.

Mr. Shantanu Deshpande, Managing Director, Michelin India, said “After the successful launch of the MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z range in 2020, we are excited to bring the next generation MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+ for our Indian customers. The MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+ addresses the major issue of high fuel costs in logistics, which contribute up to 60% of the operating expenses of Indian fleet owners, by providing excellent fuel efficiency and lowering their overall costs.”

Michelin prioritizes sustainability and technological innovation, with environmental respect as a core value. For over 30 years, Michelin has aimed to reduce its environmental footprint and create innovative, eco-friendly products. The MICHELIN X Multi Energy Z+, expected to cut CO2 emissions by up to 8 tons, will significantly aid Michelin's CO2 reduction goals by 2030.