Primacy 4
  • Passenger Car

  • SUV - 4X4


  • Passenger Car

  • SUV - 4X4

Safety made to last

The MICHELIN Primacy 4 tyre is designed for safety made to last[1] while being one of the leading tyres for longevity in its category[4] 

• MICHELIN'S latest generation, high safety tyre
• Safety made to last with consistent and excellent wet braking performance[1][2][3]
• One of the leading tyres for longevity in its category[4].
• Greater fuel efficiency[5] and 20% more mileage[6] than previous generation
• MICHELIN's premium summer tyre for everyday performance: commuting or long family journeys

This tyre fits your vehicle

Excellent wet braking performance made to last[2][3]

MICHELIN EverGrip Technologies feature the latest generation high performance rubber compound providing excellent wet braking performance[2]. A safety orientated, optimized sculptured tread gives 22% more space to evacuate water in wet conditions, even when worn[7]. Drive with confidence throughout the life of the tyre, safe[1][2][3] in the knowledge that you and your passengers are protected even in heavy rainfalls.

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Long-lasting treadlife[4]

MICHELIN Primacy 4 is designed for excellent longevity[4] without sacrificing performance. Max Touch Construction maximizes contact with the road, distributing forces of acceleration, braking and cornering evenly. Enjoy 20% more mileage than the MICHELIN Primacy 3 tyre[6], and identify when your tyre needs changing with the help of MICHELIN's innovative treadwear indicator.

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Does this tyre fit my vehicle?


(1) - long-lasting performance - New and Worn (worn means worn on machine (buffed) to  the depth of Tread Wear Indicator according to European regulation for Tread wear indicator ECE R30r03f), on 205/55 R16 91V MICHELIN PRIMACY 4, is above the R117 European regulation wet grip threshold.

(2) - wet braking performance with new tyre - MICHELIN Primacy 4 is rated "A" or "B" on the Wet Grip Item of the European labelling scale.

(3) - wet braking performance with worn tyre - Wet braking test, conducted by TÜV SÜV Product Service on Michelin's request, between 80 and 20 kph,  June-July 2017, on dimension 205/55 R16 91V on VW Golf 7 comparing MICHELIN PRIMACY 4 versus CONTINENTAL PREMIUM CONTACT 5 ; DUNLOP BLURESPONSE ;  GOODYEAR EFFICIENT GRIP PERFORMANCE ; PIRELLI CINTURATO P7 BLUE competitors.

(4) - longevity - Test winner ADAC Summer 2020 235/55 R17 test performed by ADAC on a Ford Kuga in 2020. This test was performed in 235/55 R17. Michelin Primacy 4 is the best of 12 tested tyres according to tested properties (wet, dry, noise, wear, fuel consumption). Michelin Primacy 4 is test winner with the following comments : "Very balanced with top marks in the wet, excellent low wear, very good in the dry" - Ranked 1,0 in Wear

(5) - fuel efficiency - Rolling Resistance test conducted by TÜV SÜV Product Service, on Michelin's request, June-July 2017, on dimension 225/45 R17 94W. MICHELIN Primacy 4 generates 11% rolling resistance less than MICHELIN Primacy 3.

(6) - more mileage - Test conducted by DEKRA TEST CENTRE, on Michelin's request, June-July 2017, on dimension 225/45 R17 94W on VW Golf 7 comparing MICHELIN PRIMACY 4 versus MICHELIN Primacy 3.

(7) - more space to evacuate water - On the full sculpture, compared to the standard sculpture of MICHELIN Primacy 3 when worn.

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