The Michelin LTX AS is an all season premium highway tire. The Michelin LTX AS is a light truck tire that was made as Original Equipment for a number of light trucks and Sports utility Vehicles. This tire is created for newer vehicles so while it meets the demands of commercial applications it also meets the need for comfort. The Michelin LTX AS tire is durable and will provide a sooth drive while giving out low noise, providing even wear and even producing good fuel efficiency. Made from advanced all-weather material proprietary to Michelin the tire is extremely strong and durable. This advanced material has been molded into a five rib closed shoulder design that blends traction for light snowy roads and a quiet ride. The interior of the Michelin LTX AS tire has twin steel belts. These steel belts enhance the durability of the tire further and also increase the tread puncture resistance of the tire. Load Range E and Load Range D options of this tire feature an additional steel belt for a total of three to provide more puncture resistance and tire durability. The tire also features a Stress Equilibrium casing design which helps to distribute stress all across the tires footprint which provides longer mileage and longer wear.