Increased wet grip!
15% more grip than the Road 5 tire in wet conditions thanks to 100% Silica Technology™ tread compounds and a new tread pattern featuring Water Evergrip Technology™.
Ride even longer!
Delivers 10% longer tread life compared to the previous generation.
Dedication to innovation
Typifies two decades of ongoing innovations and Technologies from our highest level of expertise.
Increased cornering stability
2CT+ Technology™, which has been standard on the rear tire, is now applied to the front tire for better rigidity at lean, and more stability when cornering, especially under strong acceleration or heavy braking, compared to the previous generation.
15% more grip in wet conditions.
Beats its predecessor by an average of 2.7 seconds on a three-quarter mile wet track
Delivers 10% longer tread life compared to the Road 5 tire.
- Based on internal lap time testing conducted in 2020 in Fontange, France on wet surfaces using a 2018 SUZUKI 1250 Bandit S fitted with 120/70 ZR 17 front and 180/55 ZR17 rear tires comparing Road 6 and Road 5 tires. Actual results may vary.
- Based on external wear testing conducted in 2020 by Dekra in France using a 2014 BMW K1300R fitted with 120/70 ZR 17 front and 180/55 ZR17 rear tires comparing weight loss of Road 6 and Road 5 tires after 2500 miles. Actual results may vary.
MICHELIN® Silica Technology™ constitutes 100% silica within the tread compound.
MICHELIN® Water Evergrip Technology™ replaces the term MICHELIN® XST Evo Sipe Technology™
Tire Size 120/70ZR-17
Model ROAD 6
Tire Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Rating 58 (max 520 Lbs.)
Speed Rating W (max 168 mph)