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We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Michelin XPS Rib. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– A satisfied motorist mentioned that with this set of tires handling was good, and his car was quieter than it was with the stock tires.
– According to some user reviews, the tire is durable.
– The drivers liked the tire’s performance in the dry, especially the short braking distances.
– The purchasers admired the tire’s response on wet or dry surfaces, which was due the innovative tread pattern.

Reasons not to buy

– One driver complained that he had the tires rebalanced twice but couldn’t get rid of mild vibration that comes and goes around 55-60 mph.

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Michelin XPS Rib


On-road, retreadable commercial tire constructed with steel casing for durability to stay on the job.

  • Long-Lasting Commercial Tire (Tread compounds specifically developed for commercial applications help tires last longer so your business dollars go farther).
  • Steel-Casing Strength (Steel casing adds strength and allows retreading to greatly extend the life of the tire and keep it on the job).

Michelin XPS Rib Latest News

  • Sep 19, 2015

    Michelin XPS Rib Tire Review

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Michelin / XPS Rib
Car Type
Light Truck / SUV
Rim Diameter
16 "
215 / 225 / 235 / 245 mm
Aspect Ratio
75 / 85 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
Q (max 100 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

Michelin / XPS Rib Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Tire weight Load range Sidewall styling Approved rim width Utqg Max load at cold inflation pressure Revs per mile Measured rim width Tread depth Overall diameter Section width Max inflation pressure Price
R16 215/85 R16 115/112Q 215/85 R16 115/112Q 50.44 E BW 5.5 - 7 2680.0 681.0 6.0 15.0 30.7 8.6 80.0
R16 225/75 R16 115/112Q 225/75 R16 115/112Q 49.69 E BW 6 - 7 2680.0 706.0 6.0 14.0 29.4 8.7 80.0
R16 235/85 R16 120/116Q 235/85 R16 120/116Q 55.53 E BW 6 - 7 3042.0 655.0 7.0 15.0 32.0 9.7 80.0
R16 245/75 R16 120/116Q 245/75 R16 120/116Q 54.72 E BW 6.5 - 8 3042.0 676.0 7.0 14.0 30.6 9.6 80.0

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  • Sep 19, 2015

    Michelin XPS Rib Tire Review