Is Michelin Primacy MXV4 discontinued?

Note: Michelin is phasing out the MXV4 and replacing it with the new Premier A/S. The Michelin Primacy MXV4 is one of our top choices in premium all-season touring tires. Traction and handling on dry or wet surfaces, including snow, is excellent. The ride is very comfortable and road noise is virtually non-existent.

Which is better Michelin defender or primacy?

When looking for an all-season option from Michelin for your passenger vehicle, consider their Defender and Primacy MXV4. The main differences between the two is that the Defender will last longer, while the Primacy MXV4 will provide better all-season traction. Both tires offer great ride quality and low tread noise.

Are Michelin Primacy MXM4 tires quiet?

According to Michelin, the Primacy MXM4 is a tire designed for premium precision handling, something that you don’t often hear in a statement for a grand-touring tire. Moreover, Michelin states that the tire offers a quiet and comfortable ride, which is something that owners of premium vehicles indeed ask for.

Has the Michelin Premier been discontinued?

Specifically produced for sedans, minivans and coupes, the Michelin Premier A/S will replace the Primacy MXV4, which is being phased out. To this end, Michelin has equipped this tire with several key features, designed to enhance its performance, especially on wet surfaces while extending its wear-life.

Do Michelin tires ride rough?

The Michelin LTX M/S tire is designed for light truck / SUV crossovers so it may ride a bit harsher than typical all-season tires used in passenger vehicles.

Did Michelin stop making defender tires?

GREENVILLE, S.C. (March 8, 2017) — Michelin North America Inc. is relaunching its Defender line of passenger tires — on the market since 2012 — with an H speed rating and a new tread compound designed to deliver more consistent treadwear.