Michelin tyres are well known all over the world. Michelin is a famous French tyre manufacturer, founded in 1889 with its headquarters based in Clermont-Ferrand, France. Michelin designs tyres for every type of vehicle, from bicycles, vans, light cars, heavy equipment, to aircraft and space shuttles. What’s even more impressive is that Michelin invented the radial tyre (a technology used in racing), the removable tyre and the pneurail (tyre for trains that run on rails). The company’s tyres are also used in MotoGP and Formula One. Michelin is one of the biggest racing sponsors along side Bridgestone and Goodyear. You can find Michelin tyres can be found in almost every store that sells car parts.