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MICHELIN ROAD 5

More confidence, in wet and dry conditions, even when 50% worn*
 

* According to internal studies at Ladoux, the Michelin centre of excellence, under the supervision of an independent witness, comparing MICHELIN Road 5 tyres used for 3502 miles and with 50% remaining tread depth with new and unworn MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 tyres.

 

Why choose MICHELIN Road 5 and MICHELIN Road 5 Trail tyres?

MICHELIN Road 5 : #1 for Wet grip 2017 UK

#1 for wet grip on the road*

Using the latest combined technologies of MICHELIN 2CT and 2CT+ and the latest generation of compounds and siped tread, MICHELIN Road 5 tyres offer you the best wet grip versus its main competitors* without compromise on dry roads.**



According to internal studies at Fontange, a Michelin test track, under the supervision of an independent witness, comparing MICHELIN Road 5 tyres with METZELER Roadtec 01 , DUNLOP Road Smart 3, CONTINENTAL Road Attack 3, PIRELLI Angel GT  and BRIDGESTONE T30 EVO tyres, in dimensions 120/70 ZR17 (front) and 180/55/ZR17 (rear) on Suzuki Bandit 1250.

** External tests conducted by the MTE Test Centre used by Michelin, comparing MICHELIN Road 5 tyres with MICHELIN Pilot Road 4, METZELER Roadtec 01 , DUNLOP Road Smart 3, CONTINENTAL Road Attack 3, PIRELLI Angel GT  and BRIDGESTONE T30 EVO tyres, in dimensions 120/70 ZR17 (front) and 180/55/ZR17 (rear) on a Kawasaki Z900 giving best dry performance overall and #1 for Handling

MICHELIN Road 5 : even after 3000 miles, experience exceptional braking in the wet 2017 EN

Even when 50% worn, experience exceptional braking in the wet*

Even when 50% worn, a MICHELIN Road 5 tyre stops as quickly as a brand new MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 tyre* thanks to the evolutionary MICHELIN XST Evo sipes.



* According to internal studies at Ladoux, the Michelin centre of excellence, under the supervision of an independent witness, comparing MICHELIN Road 5 tyres used for 3502 miles and with 50% remaining tread depth with new and unworn MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 tyres.

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Fun to ride

With its improved dry grip and stability and the best handling versus its main competitors, thanks to MICHELIN’s patented ACT+ casing technology, it offers even more riding pleasure.3​​​​​*



* External tests conducted by the MTE Test Centre used by Michelin, comparing MICHELIN Road 5 tyres with MICHELIN Pilot Road 4, METZELER Roadtec 01 , DUNLOP Road Smart 3, CONTINENTAL Road Attack 3, PIRELLI Angel GT  and BRIDGESTONE T30 EVO tyres, in dimensions 120/70 ZR17 (front) and 180/55/ZR17 (rear) on a Kawasaki Z900 giving best dry performance overall and #1 for Handling

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Do not buy it for BMW

Marius - September 2, 2020

Bought Road 5 GT 190/55 ZR17 for bmw k1600gtl and side wall of tyre rubbing on drive shaft casing causing melting side wall of tyre and not give safe 5mm spacing between true and casing. DO NOT BUY THIS TYRE FOR BMW K1600 GTL. Shame Michelin I was use only your tyres for my bikes and now this disappointment came. I was ready to go for my trip to Croatia and now I am stuck! Shame Michelin

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  • Stability
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4 / 5

3000 miles & a little cupping !

Chip - August 9, 2020

I now have 3000 on new Road 5GT on a 2019 BMW r1250RT. Running 36 front & 42 rear and starting to see a little cupping, But over all happy with tires.

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5 / 5

Pilot road 5

Mmmm - August 2, 2020

My new bikes always come with bridge stones,they go straight in the bin and pilot road 5 go on,got these on my crosstourer,cbr1000rr and my varadero xl1000 plus will be fitting them to my 2020 z1000sx this week quality rain tyre and won’t use anything else. Great job Michelin. Plus 12.5k out of them on all bikes

  • Dry surface grip
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10 sizes available for this tyre

Rim

17''

Position

110/70 ZR17 54W
Width 110
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 54
Speed Index W
120/60 ZR17 (55W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 60
Rim Size 17
Load Index 55
Speed Index (W)
120/70 ZR17 (58W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 58
Speed Index (W)
140/70 ZR17 66W
Width 140
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 66
Speed Index W
150/60 ZR17 66W
Width 150
Aspect Ratio 60
Rim Size 17
Load Index 66
Speed Index W
150/70 ZR17 (69W)
Width 150
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 69
Speed Index (W)
160/60 ZR17 (69W)
Width 160
Aspect Ratio 60
Rim Size 17
Load Index 69
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)
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