A key feature of Twaron is that it is both very strong and light at the same time. Twaron is five times more resistant than steel at equivalent weight.
The Variable Contact Patch ensures that the amount of rubber in contact with the road remains the same even though the patch’s shape changes when cornering. Michelin also uses different rubber compounds on the left and right sides of the tread.
On the outside, a unique elastomer specifically developed for racing tyres ensures exceptional endurance. On the inside, a latest-generation, high-grip elastomer enables the tyre to break through the water’s surface and adhere to even the slightest irregularity on a wet road.
F12 Berlinetta’s tyre sizes are 255/35ZR20 at front and 315/35ZR20 at the rear. That’s pretty big footwear indeed.