|

Michelin LTX M/S 2 tire

 
Approximate retail price:
$189.47
Summary: An all season tire designed for light duty pickups and SUVs. It has a 70,000 mile tread wear warranty.
Dividing line
Community icon91 people have reviewed this model.
About - Michelin LTX M/S 2

The Michelin LTX M/S 2 is part of the tire test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, all season truck tire models like the LTX M/S 2 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Dry braking:
Dry braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Wet braking:
Wet braking is from 60 to 0 mph.

Handling:
Handling includes how well the tires gripped in an avoidance maneuver involving a swerve into the left lane and back into the right lane; wet and dry cornering grip on our skid pad; and subjective steering feel.
About This Brand

A French company, Michelin has its North America headquarters in Greenville, S.C. As a global tire maker, it offers tires for nearly all applications. In North America, it owns the BFGoodrich and Uniroyal brands. Founded in 1891, Michelin first introduced the radial tire, and the company continues to be a pioneer in tire technologies. Michelin tires generally perform impressively in our all-weather tests and offer many models with low rolling resistance and long tread life.

Features & Specs - Michelin LTX M/S 2
info Size tested P265/70R17
info Speed rating T
info Treadwear warranty 70,000
info UTQG treadwear 720
info UTQG traction A
info UTQG temperature A
More features and specs
User Reviews - Michelin LTX M/S 2
User Reviews
Already own it? Write a review
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
 
5.0
Lifetime Owner
8/15/2015
Pros
Dry grip
Noise
Ride comfort
Smooth Riding
Tread life
Wet grip
Winter traction
Cons
None
Best Uses
Comment:
Best tires I've ever owned hands down! Onlt tires I ever bought that didn't need weights when balanced!!
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
 
2.0
30K miles and needs to be replaced
8/6/2015
Pros
Dry grip
Noise
Wet grip
Cons
Tread life
Value
Best Uses
Comment:
Used on a Toyota Sequoia. I do tow a trailer and had about 8,000 miles of travel with a trailer. Expected a lot more because of the high ratings. Will be replacing them this weekend.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
 
5.0
Keeps rolling
7/24/2015
Pros
Tread life
Cons
Best Uses
Comment:
nearing 80,000 miles on these tires and they still have adequate tread! Will need to replace before it snow.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
See all Models
Nobody Tests Like
We Do
Our testers put 100s of products through their paces at our National Testing and Research Center. Learn more about how we test for:
Performance
Safety
Reliability
Learn more