Survey ranks OE firms

October 2006
Tire Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 15, p50
Trade Publication
The article presents results of the J.D. Power 2006 Original Equipment (OE) Tire Customer Satisfaction study, which measures owner satisfaction with the OE tires equipped on their new vehicles. Michelin SA brand OE tires ranked highest in the of luxury/sport, pickup/full-size van and sport-utility-vehicle-based tire segments. In the non-luxury segment, Pirelli-brand OE tires topped the ranking.


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