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MICHELIN PILOT ROAD 4 GT

Outstanding on wet roads, especially when braking, MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 GT tyres provide optimal stability for Grand Tourer bikes.

 

Why choose MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 GT tyres?

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Increased stability for GT bikes

On your own or with a passenger, the new MICHELIN 2AT Technology will ensure you feel totally safe on the straights and when cornering on your GT bike, even when heavily loaded. With their revolutionary structure, MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 GT tyres provide solidity and comfort so they're perfect for long journeys.

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XST+ Technology for great braking on wet surfaces

Thanks to new XST+ sipe technology, braking times for MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 Trail tyres are 17 % shorter than their main competitors* on wet roads and up to 24 % shorter on very slippery wet surfaces such as white lines and pedestrian crossings.

 

* Braking tests on wet surfaces and very slippery surfaces carried out by Dekra in July 2013, with new tyres and used tyres after 4,776 km comparing MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 tyres with DUNLOP Sportmax Roadsmart II tyres, METZELER Roadtec Z8 Interact M/O tyres, PIRELLI Angel GT Gran Tourismo tyres and BRIDGESTONE Battlax Sport Touring T30F tyres of the following sizes 120/70 R 17 M/C 58W (front) and 180/55 ZR17 M/C 73W (back).

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Approved as Original Equipment for the BMW R1200 RT

Chosen by BMW as Original Equipment for its 2014 R1200 RT model, MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 GT tyres provide unparalleled performance when it comes to stability and safety.  Check our fitment guide to see if they are suitable for your bike.

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No other tire does it this good

gregscarp - July 23, 2020

Have this on two BMW K bikes.the best tires period.

  • Dry surface grip
  • Longevity
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability
  • Wet surface grip
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Best Tire for a BMW RT

Rtcoker - November 4, 2019

After putting over 175,000 miles on two different BMW RT's I have run the gamut of various tires. Usually with other brands I was lucky to get much more than 3,000 miles out of a set. The other "M" brand was a good rain/sport/touring tire, but wore out quickly. I switched to Michelin Pilot Roads with the 2, then the 3, and got similar experience, but better traction and more even wear without the "shouldering" at the junction of the hard and soft zones, like other tires created. Finally the 4's came out and i am consistently getting over 8,000 miles from a set. Often i have changed them out during mid trip, at 9,000 with plenty of life left, but had to honor the scheduled appointment for the change. I use the GT's. Much better than the standard 4's BTW. Can't wait to see when the 5's come out with the GT to test them out. But for now, i won't use any other tire. FWIW I have plugged two different rear tires mid trip and the plug held fine, for another 2,000 and 3,200 miles (respectively) over a few weeks to complete a trip. That's quite a statement in and of its own. Also, they are almost always perfectly balanced. Hardly ever have to change weights (which balance a wheel, not the tire) the tires never vibrate, even well above 125 MPH. Handling and great leaning angles and no slipping or sliding under trail braking during a lean. Living in the Smokies, i ride a lot of great mountain roads, like the Dragon and these perform almost as great as a track tire, but also get me back home after those mountain thunderstorms. Great tires!

  • Dry surface grip
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great sport tour tire

dave - October 3, 2019

I got 10K miles out of my Pilot 4 GT tires. I ride a 2015 Yamaha FJR. I ride it as a touring bike and as a sport bike. The tires handle better and are more robust than the original tires. I push the bike hard on twisty roads to include the Tail of the Dragon. It would be hard to find a better handling street tire.

  • Dry surface grip
  • Longevity
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability
  • Wet surface grip
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6 sizes available for this tyre

Rim

17''
18''

Position

120/70 ZR17 (58W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 58
Speed Index (W)
170/60 ZR17 (72W)
Width 170
Aspect Ratio 60
Rim Size 17
Load Index 72
Speed Index (W)
180/55 ZR17 (73W)
Width 180
Aspect Ratio 55
Rim Size 17
Load Index 73
Speed Index (W)
190/50 ZR17 (73W)
Width 190
Aspect Ratio 50
Rim Size 17
Load Index 73
Speed Index (W)
190/55 ZR17 (75W)
Width 190
Aspect Ratio 55
Rim Size 17
Load Index 75
Speed Index (W)
120/70 ZR18 (59W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 18
Load Index 59
Speed Index (W)
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