Classic Tyres

XWX

Michelin Classic XWX



Pushing back the boundaries

The XWX, was the only radial tyre that could be fitted on the fastest cars in the world in the 1970s. It provided these high peformance vehicles with exceptional road holding and remarkable grip.

A construction designed to reach 300km/h ( 186 mp/h ). The special features of the XWX ensure that it delivers outstanding parformance, combining speed, driving pleasure and safety. The original design of its internal construction, together with it's flexible carcass, give exceptional comfort when travelling at very high speeds. As it is a VR category tyre, the XWX is now homologated for use at a maximum speed of 270 km/h ( 167 mph ).

Dream cars.

At the end of 1960s, Germany and Italy were the leaders in the European motorway development programme. They were also the main manufacturers of cars which could increasingly exceed 200 km/h ( 124 mph ). The broad stretches of asphalt and the absence of speed limits offered a privileged fem the opportunity

Michelin Classic XWX

SIZE RIM DIA PATTERN TT/TL LOAD INDEX SPEED RATING SECTION WIDTH OVERALL DIA RIM WIDTH TUBE
205R14 14" XWX TL 89 W 208 686 5.0 6.0 7.5 14 F 13
205/70R14 14" XWX TL 89 W 209 644 5.5 6.0 7.5 14 F 13
215/70R14 14'' XWX TL 92 W 221 658 6.0 6.5 7.5 14 F 13
185/70R15 15'' XWX TL 89 V 189 641 5.0 5.5 6.5 15 E 13
205/70R15 15'' XWX TL 90 W 209 669 5.5 6.0 7.5 15 F 13
215/70R15 15'' XWX TL 90 W 221 683 6.0 6.5 7.5 15 F 13
225/70R15 15'' XWX TL 92 W 228 697 6.0 8.0 15 J 13
255/45R15 15'' MXW TL 93 W 255 611 8.5 10.0 -