XAS

Michelin brought out the XAS in 1965. When the XAS came out it was the first Asymmetric radial tyre.
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The XAS tyre was designed by Michelin with an asymmetric tread and casing in order to provide the optimum in behaviour at high speed- It has a radiali casing with a unique disposition of steel cord plies providing tread brasing - Michelin's XAS gives straight line stability and cornering precision of the highest order- The XAs also provides exceptional comfort which allows cars fitted with XAS to be driven at high speeds with a minimum of driver fatigue- 

Michelin XAS Tyres

  • Suitable for fitment to high performance classic cars capable of speeds up to 130 mph (210 Km/h)
  • The Michelin XAS is the first asymmetric radiali tyre
  • Asymmetric tread and carcase design gives exceptional stability and road holding at high speed
  • Comfort of the highest order