Glossary


Letters: L, M
 
Low-profile tyres Section height and width have a ratio less than 0.7.
 
Mileage yield Mileage made in standards conditions of use until replaced due to wear and tear. By law, a tyre must be replaced due to wear and tear when the depth of one of the major tread grooves reaches the minimum value of 1,6 mm.
 
MIRS Modular Integrated Robotized System, a robotized, computer-driven production process to manufacture seamless tyres and have high final standards of quality and smooth compounf mix. Pirelli has three MIRS facilities at presnt in operation.
 
MIX Product range available in each single segment according to tecnica specifications and item sales price.
 
Motorbike tyres Pirelli’s motorbike tyres cover the whole range of market segments, from urban to racing. There are six product categories: Scooter, Off Road, On/Off Road, Street, Hypersport and Racing. Both the experience and know how achieved with our Racing tyres, used in the major International motorbike competitions like the Superbike, were instrumental for the design of top line consumer tyres, such as Diablo Rosso, Diablo Rosso Corsa, Scorpion Trail, and AngelST.