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Tyres glorify the Frankfurt Motor Show stars

Events Published the 27/09/2011 by Daniel

Rezulteo has taken a look at the tyres fitting a few of the Frankfurt Motor Show stars: BMW M5, Opel Astra GTC, Porsche 911 Type 991, Citroën Tubik, Maserati Kubang and the Opel Ampera. There’s no doubt about it, the stars were well shod!

BMW M5 IAA Francfort 2011 Copyright © : rezulteo

BMW M5 F10: The pinnacle of Motorsport prestige
The new M5 continues a long standing tradition combining high performance with a truly versatile concept.  With its 4.4L V8 twin-turbo producing 560HP, it sprints from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.4 seconds while reaching a top speed of 308 km/h (191 mph).
> Michelin Pilot Super Sport
Outstanding tyre for extreme conditions, the PSS is specially designed for ultra high performance cars, combining sporty driving with safety and longevity.

Opel Astra GTC: And then some...
To compete with the Renault Megane Coupe, VW Scirocco and the Peugeot RCZ, the appealing style of the Astra GTC adopts well balanced lines. Currently available with 3 different engines, a fiery OPC version will be released soon.
> Continental ContiSportContact 5
Flagship of the Continental range, the CSC 5 is designed for high performance vehicles, sports cars and powerful SUV’s.  It combines excellent energy efficiency with a great sporty sensation and a high level of safety.

Porsche 911 type 991: New, but unmistakable
The arrival of a new 911 is always an event. The 2011 model lives up to expectations with an appealing combination of technical changes while remaining true to its heritage. Above all, we note the arrival of an astonishing 7-speed manual gearbox.
> Pirelli Pzero
The Pirelli Pzero, a legendary tyre designed for high performance vehicles. The result of a long technical development, the Pzero tyre provides a good performance balance: Efficiency/safety.

Citroën Tubik : Symbol of tomorrow’s mobility
The Tubik is a real showcase for Citroën. A way for Citroën to outline its vision of tomorrow’s mobility where cars are synonymous with eco- and user-friendliness.
> Michelin prototypes
Developed using an approach in line with the vehicle’s positioning, the Michelin tyres fitting the Tubik focus on energy efficiency.  

Maserati Kubang: The Trident breaks with tradition
To strengthen its presence in certain strategic markets, Maserati is set to enhance its offer with a SUV styled by Ital Design. Using a Jeep Grand Cherokee platform, the Kubang places the emphasis on elegance and sporty chic. 
> Pirelli Pzero
The Pirelli Pzero, a legendary tyre designed for high performance vehicles. The result of a long technical development, the Pzero tyre provides a good performance balance: Efficiency/safety.

Opel Ampera: Just electrifying
The Ampera is one of the first electric vehicles available on the market. Symbolising the turning point of the automotive industry, the Ampera provides a real green car solution, or a new way to consider travelling.
> Michelin Energy Saver
Its performance in terms of low rolling resistance and longevity makes it a key reference in the green tyre sector.