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MICHELIN PILOT ROAD 4 GT

Champion on wet surfaces especially when braking, MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 provides versatility and longevity.

 

Why is this the right tyre for me?

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Increased stability for GT motorcycles

Thanks to novel MICHELIN 2AT Technology, you’ll feel totally safe on straight stretches and curves alike with your GT, even when heavily loaded, whether alone or with a passenger. Equipped with a revolutionary architecture providing firmness and comfort, the MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 GT is perfect for long trips.

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XST+ technology providing for superb braking on wet surfaces

Thanks to its new XST+ sipe technology, the MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 boasts a 17% shorter braking time on wet surfaces than its nearest rival*, and 24% shorter times on extremely slippery wet surfaces such as white traffic lines and pedestrian crossings.

 

* Braking tests on wet surfaces and extremely slippery wet surfaces performed by Dekra in July 2013 with new tyres and tyres already used for 3,000 miles, comparing the MICHELIN Pilot Road 4 with the DUNLOP Sportmax Roadsmart II, METZELER Roadtec Z8 Interact M/O, PIRELLI Angel GT Gran Tourismo, and BRIDGESTONE Battlax Sport Touring T30F sized 120/70 R 17 M/C 58W (front) and 180/55 ZR17 M/C 73W (back).

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Approved for original BMW R 1200 RT models

Selected by BMW as the official tyre for its 2014 R 1200 RT, the MICHELIN Pilot Road GT displays unmatched performance when it comes to stability and safety.

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Bmw R1200RT

HVM2012 - March 4, 2020

I have BMW R1200RT & my bike even though its 2011 it come with road 4 GT (EX SA Police bike) We all go on about road safety these days but it all talk no action, Why aren't these tyres standard equipment on all types of motorcycles & scooters???????????????? There would be a lot less motorcyclist die on the roads world wide due to tyre superiority. 10 out of 10 Michelin.

  • Dry surface grip
  • Longevity
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability
  • Wet surface grip
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5 / 5

Best Tire for a BMW RT

Rtcoker - November 4, 2019

After putting over 175,000 miles on two different BMW RT's I have run the gamut of various tires. Usually with other brands I was lucky to get much more than 3,000 miles out of a set. The other "M" brand was a good rain/sport/touring tire, but wore out quickly. I switched to Michelin Pilot Roads with the 2, then the 3, and got similar experience, but better traction and more even wear without the "shouldering" at the junction of the hard and soft zones, like other tires created. Finally the 4's came out and i am consistently getting over 8,000 miles from a set. Often i have changed them out during mid trip, at 9,000 with plenty of life left, but had to honor the scheduled appointment for the change. I use the GT's. Much better than the standard 4's BTW. Can't wait to see when the 5's come out with the GT to test them out. But for now, i won't use any other tire. FWIW I have plugged two different rear tires mid trip and the plug held fine, for another 2,000 and 3,200 miles (respectively) over a few weeks to complete a trip. That's quite a statement in and of its own. Also, they are almost always perfectly balanced. Hardly ever have to change weights (which balance a wheel, not the tire) the tires never vibrate, even well above 125 MPH. Handling and great leaning angles and no slipping or sliding under trail braking during a lean. Living in the Smokies, i ride a lot of great mountain roads, like the Dragon and these perform almost as great as a track tire, but also get me back home after those mountain thunderstorms. Great tires!

  • Dry surface grip
  • Longevity
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability
  • Wet surface grip
★★★★★
★★★★★
5 / 5

Best Tire for a BMW RT

Rtcoker - November 4, 2019

After putting over 175,000 miles on two different BMW RT's I have run the gamut of various tires. Usually with other brands I was lucky to get much more than 3,000 miles out of a set. The other "M" brand was a good rain/sport/touring tire, but wore out quickly. I switched to Michelin Pilot Roads with the 2, then the 3, and got similar experience, but better traction and more even wear without the "shouldering" at the junction of the hard and soft zones, like other tires created. Finally the 4's came out and i am consistently getting over 8,000 miles from a set. Often i have changed them out during mid trip, at 9,000 with plenty of life left, but had to honor the scheduled appointment for the change. I use the GT's. Much better than the standard 4's BTW. Can't wait to see when the 5's come out with the GT to test them out. But for now, i won't use any other tire. FWIW I have plugged two different rear tires mid trip and the plug held fine, for another 2,000 and 3,200 miles (respectively) over a few weeks to complete a trip. That's quite a statement in and of its own. Also, they are almost always perfectly balanced. Hardly ever have to change weights (which balance a wheel, not the tire) the tires never vibrate, even well above 125 MPH. Handling and great leaning angles and no slipping or sliding under trail braking during a lean. Living in the Smokies, i ride a lot of great mountain roads, like the Dragon and these perform almost as great as a track tire, but also get me back home after those mountain thunderstorms. Great tires!

  • Dry surface grip
  • Longevity
  • Maneuverability
  • Stability
  • Wet surface grip
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6 sizes available for this tyre

Rim

17''
18''

Position

120/70 ZR17 (58W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 17
Load Index 58
Speed Index (W)
170/60 ZR17 (72W)
Width 170
Aspect Ratio 60
Rim Size 17
Load Index 72
Speed Index (W)
180/55 ZR17 (73W)
Width 180
Aspect Ratio 55
Rim Size 17
Load Index 73
Speed Index (W)
190/50 ZR17 (73W)
Width 190
Aspect Ratio 50
Rim Size 17
Load Index 73
Speed Index (W)
190/55 ZR17 (75W)
Width 190
Aspect Ratio 55
Rim Size 17
Load Index 75
Speed Index (W)
120/70 ZR18 (59W)
Width 120
Aspect Ratio 70
Rim Size 18
Load Index 59
Speed Index (W)
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