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Michelin X Tweel Turf Comfort: Now Made for Golf Carts!


Trick Out Your Golf Cart With Michelin’s Airless Tweels

Golf cart and stand-on mower owners now have a more comfortable option for worry-free tires. Michelin has introduced a new version of its airless radial Tweel that provides a smoother, more comfortable ride. The Michelin X Tweel Turf Comfort replaces the standard 18X8.5N10 front and rear wheel for gas and electric golf cart users.

10-Second Summary

  • Model: Michelin X Tweel Turf Comfort
  • Replaces 18X8.5N10 front and rear wheels for gas and electric golf carts and stand-on mowers
  • Features softer shearbeam construction
  • Longer contact patch
  • Lower ground pressure
  • Four-bolt pattern with -0.4 offset and black center hub
  • Airless tire won’t go flat
  • Constructed with poly-resin spokes
  • Multi-directional tread provides long wear life
  • Max Speed: 25 mph
  • Max Load: 529 lbs
  • Available through Michelin dealerships, the Nivel golf dealer network, or online

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What Is Michelin Saying About the New Tweels?

“Michelin developed the new Comfort version based on direct feedback from our customers. This version will allow them to enjoy all the benefits of the current Tweel with improved comfort and traction. This product will replace the current aesthetic version in our portfolio. We will continue to manufacture the utility version for utility golf carts that demand higher load capacity.

—Justin Brock, senior marketing manager, Michelin North America

What’s the Big Deal?

Michelin Tweels Now Made for Golf Carts

The Michelin X Tweel Turf Comfort has no air, and therefore, it cannot go flat. Instead, it uses a system of high-strength, poly-resin spokes to carry the load and absorb shock. These spokes also reduce bounce to improve the overall level of comfort.

The redesigned Michelin X Tweels for golf carts include softer shear beam construction via the proprietary Comp10 Cable, which reduces stiffness and improves rider comfort. A multidirectional tread pattern provides excellent traction and side hill stability while preventing turf damage.

The Michelin X Tweel Turf Comfort can reach a top speed of 25 mph while supporting a maximum load of 529 lbs. It has a four-bolt pattern with a -0.4-inch offset and black center hub so that it can effectively replace golf cart tires and stand-on mowers that use a 18X8.5N10 tire size.

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Michelin makes the X Tweel Turf Comfort tires readily available through a variety of different outlets. You can purchase them through a Michelin dealer, a Nivel golf dealer, or through the Michelin website .

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