Michelin X One drive and trailer tires

Tires and wheels | January 18, 2012

Two commercial truck tires from Michelin, the X One XDN2 drive tire and the X One XTE trailer tire, have been added to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency SmartWay’s list of verified tire technologies. SmartWay certified tires can reduce NOx emissions and save 3 percent or more in fuel, according to the EPA.

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