To stay relevant, every industries has to reinvent themselves. Car tire has always looked similar: black rubber filled is air. It is time to change the convention.
Michelin has invented Vision, a car tire concept based on 3 innovative trends:
- 3D printed: The tread design is customized in accordance with the user’s mobility needs.
- Digitally connected: Sensors in the wheels are connected to a mobile app to alert the driver when they need to recharge a tire or to pre-schedule a tread design change.
- Biodegradable: to be composted at the end of its life
And it’s Airless to avoid the risk of flat tires or dangerous blowouts at speed.
Can’t wait to see the car of the future with those tires!
3D printing might revolutionise every industries.