Michelin Pilot Sport Tires have raised the bar in the ultra high performance tire category for those with luxury sedans or sport coupes. These tires come in W,Y and Z speed ratings and feature the latest advanced technology in the tread compound.
Unique swept back lateral grooves give this tire the ability to evacuate water from under the tire on wet roads, while the tires advanced tread compound provide for race car like handling.
Michelin Pilot Sport tires range in prices from around $190 for a 17″ series to over $400 for a 19″ series.
Who Is The Michelin Pilot Sport Tire Designed For?
Michelin has developed the ultra high performance Pilot Sport for drivers of high end sports cars and sedans who are looking for race car handling on dry pavement, as well as excellent capabilities on wet roads.
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- Superb handling and performance
- Road noise is better than other models in its class
- Very good wet and dry pavement traction
- Tread life is not as good as some would like, but this is to be expected with a high performance tire and its softer and more sticky tread
Michelin backs the Pilot Sport tire with a 1-year / first 2/32″ wear uniformity warranty, as well as a 6-year materials and workmanship guarantee. First year is free replacement or 25% of wear, followed by a prorated guarantee for the remaining time.