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MICHELIN Primacy 3

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No.1 overall in the 2015 ADAC Summer Tyre Test (1)

Benefits


Ultimate safety
Ultimate safety

N#1 in dry braking (2), N#1 in wet braking (3)


Long lasting
Long lasting

Lasts 11 months longer than its competitors (4)(5)


Acclaimed by car makers
Acclaimed by car makers

To date, Primacy 3 has been chosen more than 120 times by major OEMs

Media

MICHELIN Primacy 3 - Excellence in wet braking
MICHELIN Primacy 3 - Excellence in wet cornering

Technology


New Tread Pattern
New Tread Pattern

MICHELIN Primacy 3 keeps the entire tread block surface area of the tyre in contact with the road due to a new patented tread design with auto-blocking sipes.


New Patented Compound
New Patented Compound

The new patented MICHELIN Primacy 3 compound, with its special tread pattern, optimises grip on wet and dry road surfaces to provide shorter braking distances.

Sizes and labelling classes

Sizes and labelling classes

Section Width Height Rim Diameter Load Speed Specification MICHELIN RECOMMENDED PRICEThe recommended retail prices (RRP) are provided for information only. The RRPs include VAT and an estimated fitting fee, based on a national average fee. Other charges (such as disposal of tyres, balancing etc) are not included. Nothing on this website is an offer to sell any of the products at the RRP. All dealers are free to set their own retail price, independently of the RRP.
185 55 R 16 83 V C A 71dB £129.99
195 60 R 16 89 H C A 69dB £129.99
195 55 R 16 87 H ZP E A 71dB £129.99
195 55 R 16 87 V C A 68dB £119.99
195 55 R 16 91 V XL | ZP C A 69dB £149.99
195 50 R 16 88 V XL C A 69dB £129.99
195 45 R 16 84 V XL C A 69dB £99.99
195 55 R 20 95 H XL A B 69dB £159.99
205 60 R 16 92 V C A 69dB £119.99
205 60 R 16 92 W AO B B 69dB £129.99
205 60 R 16 96 V XL C A 69dB £129.99
205 60 R 16 96 W XL C A 69dB £129.99
205 55 R 16 91 H C A 69dB £89.99
205 55 R 16 91 H ZP E A 71dB £139.99
205 55 R 16 91 V C A 69dB £89.99
205 55 R 16 91 V ZP E A 71dB £139.99
205 55 R 16 91 W C A 69dB £89.99
205 55 R 16 91 W ZP E A 71dB £199.99
205 55 R 16 94 V XL C A 69dB £99.99
205 55 R 17 91 W * MOE B A 69dB £149.99
205 55 R 17 91 W * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £189.99
205 55 R 17 95 V XL C A 69dB £149.99
205 50 R 17 89 V C A 69dB £139.99
205 50 R 17 89 W C A 69dB £139.99
205 50 R 17 89 Y * MOE C A 69dB £139.99
205 50 R 17 93 H XL B B 69dB £139.99
205 50 R 17 93 V XL | DT1 B A 69dB £139.99
205 50 R 17 93 W XL C A 69dB £139.99
205 45 R 17 84 V ZP E A 71dB £179.99
205 45 R 17 84 W ZP E A 71dB £179.99
205 45 R 17 88 V XL C A 69dB £129.99
205 45 R 17 88 W XL | * MOE C A 69dB £149.99
205 45 R 17 88 W XL | ZP C A 69dB £179.99
205 55 R 19 97 V XL B A 69dB £149.99
215 65 R 16 98 V C A 69dB £109.99
215 65 R 16 102 V XL B A 69dB £114.99
215 60 R 16 95 V C A 69dB £139.99
215 60 R 16 99 H XL C A 69dB £139.99
215 60 R 16 99 V XL C A 69dB £129.99
215 55 R 16 93 H C A 69dB £129.99
215 55 R 16 93 V C A 69dB £139.99
215 55 R 16 93 W C A 69dB £139.99
215 55 R 16 93 Y C A 69dB £139.99
215 55 R 16 97 H XL C A 69dB £139.99
215 55 R 16 97 V XL C A 69dB £139.99
215 55 R 16 97 W XL C A 69dB £139.99
215 45 R 16 90 V XL C A 69dB £149.99
215 65 R 17 99 V C A 69dB £159.99
215 60 R 17 96 H C A 69dB £134.99
215 60 R 17 96 V C A 69dB £134.99
215 60 R 17 96 V * MO C A 69dB £134.99
215 55 R 17 94 V C A 69dB £164.99
215 55 R 17 94 V Selfseal C A 69dB £179.99
215 55 R 17 94 V S1 B B 69dB £164.99
215 55 R 17 94 W C A 69dB £159.99
215 55 R 17 94 W AO C A 68dB £159.99
215 55 R 17 94 W Selfseal C A 69dB £179.99
215 55 R 17 98 W XL C A 69dB £164.99
215 50 R 17 91 H B B 69dB £149.99
215 50 R 17 91 H Selfseal B B 69dB £169.99
215 50 R 17 91 W C A 69dB £149.99
215 50 R 17 95 V XL C A 69dB £154.99
215 50 R 17 95 W XL C A 69dB £149.99
215 45 R 17 87 W C A 68dB £134.99
215 45 R 17 91 W XL C A 69dB £134.99
215 55 R 18 99 V XL B A 69dB £159.99
215 50 R 18 92 W AO1 C A 68dB £179.99
225 60 R 16 98 V C A 69dB £149.99
225 60 R 16 98 W C A 69dB £149.99
225 60 R 16 102 V XL C A 69dB £149.99
225 55 R 16 95 V C A 69dB £139.99
225 55 R 16 95 W C A 69dB £139.99
225 55 R 16 99 V XL C A 69dB £139.99
225 55 R 16 99 W XL C A 69dB £139.99
225 50 R 16 92 V C A 69dB £139.99
225 50 R 16 92 W C A 69dB £139.99
225 60 R 17 99 V C A 69dB £149.99
225 60 R 17 99 Y * MOE B A 69dB £149.99
225 55 R 17 97 V VOL C A 69dB £169.99
225 55 R 17 97 W C A 69dB £159.99
225 55 R 17 97 W * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £239.99
225 55 R 17 97 Y * MOE C B 69dB £159.99
225 55 R 17 97 Y AO C A 69dB £159.99
225 55 R 17 97 Y * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £209.99
225 55 R 17 97 Y AO | DT1 C A 69dB -
225 55 R 17 97 Y * MO B A 68dB £159.99
225 55 R 17 101 W XL C A 69dB £159.99
225 50 R 17 94 H AO B A 68dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 H ZP C A 71dB -
225 50 R 17 94 V C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 W C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 W * MO B A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 W MOE | ZP C A 71dB £199.99
225 50 R 17 94 W AR C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 Y AO C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 94 Y AO | DT1 C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 98 V XL C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 98 W XL C A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 98 W XL | * MOE B A 69dB £149.99
225 50 R 17 98 Y XL C A 69dB £159.99
225 45 R 17 91 V C A 69dB £129.99
225 45 R 17 91 V ZP E A 71dB £159.99
225 45 R 17 91 W C A 69dB £129.99
225 45 R 17 91 W ZP E A 71dB £149.99
225 45 R 17 91 Y C A 69dB £129.99
225 45 R 17 91 Y AO B A 68dB £129.99
225 45 R 17 94 V XL C A 69dB £129.99
225 45 R 17 94 W XL C A 69dB £129.99
225 55 R 18 98 V C A 69dB £169.99
225 50 R 18 95 V C A 69dB £159.99
225 45 R 18 91 V ZP C A 71dB £199.99
225 45 R 18 91 W * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £209.99
225 45 R 18 95 Y XL | MOE | ZP C A 71dB £209.99
235 55 R 17 99 V C A 71dB £159.99
235 55 R 17 103 W XL C A 69dB £169.99
235 55 R 17 103 Y XL C A 71dB £159.99
235 50 R 17 96 W C A 71dB £169.99
235 45 R 17 94 W C A 71dB £129.99
235 45 R 17 94 Y C A 71dB £129.99
235 45 R 17 97 W XL C A 71dB £129.99
235 55 R 18 104 Y XL | AO B A 69dB -
235 50 R 18 101 W XL C A 69dB £199.99
235 50 R 18 101 Y XL C A 69dB £199.99
235 45 R 18 98 W XL C A 71dB £189.99
235 45 R 18 98 Y XL C A 71dB £189.99
245 55 R 17 102 W * MOE B A 71dB £179.99
245 55 R 17 102 W * MO B A 71dB £179.99
245 45 R 17 99 W XL C A 71dB £164.99
245 45 R 17 99 Y XL C A 71dB £164.99
245 50 R 18 100 W MOE | ZP C A 71dB £239.99
245 50 R 18 100 Y * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £239.99
245 45 R 18 96 W C A 71dB £179.99
245 45 R 18 96 Y AO C A 71dB £179.99
245 45 R 18 100 W XL C A 71dB £184.99
245 45 R 18 100 W XL | VOL C A 69dB £189.99
245 45 R 18 100 Y XL | AO C A 71dB £179.99
245 45 R 18 100 Y XL | * MOE | ZP C A 69dB £239.99
245 45 R 18 100 Y XL | * MO B A 69dB £179.99
245 40 R 18 93 Y C A 71dB £159.99
245 40 R 18 93 Y ZP E A 71dB £209.99
245 40 R 18 97 Y XL | MOE | ZP C A 71dB £199.99
245 45 R 19 98 Y * MOE | ZP E A 71dB £259.99
245 45 R 19 98 Y * MOE | ZP S1 C A 71dB £259.99
245 45 R 19 102 Y XL | * MOE B A 69dB £219.99
245 45 R 19 102 Y XL | Acoustic B A 69dB -
245 40 R 19 98 Y XL | * MOE | ZP C A 69dB £249.99
245 40 R 19 98 Y XL | * MO B A 69dB £189.99
255 45 R 18 99 Y C A 71dB £229.99
275 40 R 18 99 Y * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £269.99
275 40 R 19 101 Y * MOE | ZP E A 71dB £269.99
275 40 R 19 101 Y * MOE | ZP S1 E A 71dB £269.99
275 35 R 19 100 Y XL | * MOE | ZP C A 71dB £299.99

ratings & reviews

ratings & reviews

2 OF 386

  • overall rating
    1 5 5
    • Dry Grip & Braking
      100%
    • Wet Grip & Braking
      100%
    • longevity
      80%
    Would you recommend this tyre?
    yes
    Wearing well. UK & Ireland, July 31, 2015 These tyres continue to impress me. They give excellent grip in all conditions and are very quiet compared to my old Avons. Tyre wear so far has been excellent.
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    tyre dimensions: 16
  • overall rating
    1 5 5
    • Dry Grip & Braking
      100%
    • Wet Grip & Braking
      100%
    • longevity
      100%
    Would you recommend this tyre?
    yes
    The new Michelin michelin-primacy-3. UK & Ireland, September 17, 2014 These are the best tyres i have ever fitted to my car.
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    tyre dimensions: 16
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Legal mentions

(1) Primacy 3 is Test Winner of the ADAC Summer Tyre Test in February 2015 on size 205/55 R16 91V
(2) 1st in Dry Braking based on ADAC Summer Tyre Test in February 2015 on size 205/55 R16 91V
(3) 1st in Wet Braking for premium tyres based on ADAC Summer Tyre Test February 2015 on size 205/55 R16 91V, ex æquo with Pirelli Cinturato P7 Blue tyre
(4) Tests results conducted by DEKRA TEST CENTER at the request of Michelin, in 2014 or 2015 depending on the ranges, gap between average miles for MICHELIN ranges following vs their competitors :
- MICHELIN Pilot Sport 4 vs BRIDGESTONE Potenza S001, CONTINENTAL ContiSportContact 5, DUNLOP Sport Maxx RT, GOODYEAR Eagle F1 Asymmetric 2, PIRELLI P Zero.
- MICHELIN Primacy 3 vs BRIDGESTONE Turanza T001, CONTINENTAL ContiPremiumContact 5, DUNLOP Sport BluResponse, GOODYEAR EfficientGrip Performance, PIRELLI Cinturato P7 Ecoimpact.
- MICHELIN CrossClimate vs GOODYEAR Vector 4Seasons Gen-2, PIRELLI Cinturato All Season, HANKOOK Kinergy 4S, VREDESTEIN Quatrac 5, NOKIAN Weatherproof.
- MICHELIN Energy Saver + vs BRIDGESTONE Ecopia EP150, CONTINENTAL ContiEcoContact 5, DUNLOP Sport BluResponse, GOODYEAR EfficientGrip Performance, PIRELLI Cinturato P1 Verde Ecoimpact.
- MICHELIN Latitude Sport 3 vs BRIDGESTONE Dueler H/P Sport, CONTINENTAL ContiSportContact 5 SUV, DUNLOP SP QuattroMaxx, GOODYEAR Eagle F1 Asymmetric SUV, PIRELLI P Zero Rosso, HANKOOK Ventus S1 Evo2 SUV
(5) Consumer annual mileage : Average annual distance of 7891 miles/year (in miles / vehicle) i.e. 658 miles/month. 2013 Insee study

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