Michelin MXV | Michelin MXV Tires Michelin has been on the cutting edge of radial tire technology since first introducing the X tyre in 1949. Particularly important in authentic and historically correct restoration projects for many European models, Michelin Classic tires continue to offer the highest quality radial tires in many original sizes and tread patterns. These 14 inch radials feature the MXV-P tread pattern and an H speed rating. Michelin MXV tires are built in the authentic molds and are available in many sizes for European and US models. Michelin MXV is available in the very popular 185R14 size fitting dozens of classic American and European automobiles.