Michelin is multinational French tire manufacturing company that offers a wide range of tires for airplanes, automobiles, bikes, farm equipment, and more. The Michelin company was initially founded in 1889 by brothers Édouard Michelin and André Michelin. Michelin is headquartered in Clermont-Ferrand, France and provides tires for over 170 countries. Since its conception, the Michelin company has made countless innovations in the tire industry. Michelin has participated in reputable competitions such as the MotoGP, the Formula One, and the Le Mans. Michelin continues to make strides in the tire industry with innovations such as the Pax System, Evergrip technology, and more. Regarded as the largest tire manufacturer in the world, Michelin is an all encompassing brand that also creates travel guides and awards stars to renowned restaurants.