7 Facts About Michelin

1. In 1979, Michelin opened a new headquarters building in Lake Success, New York to accommodate a continuously growing work force.

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2. On Tuesday, Michelin released its 2019 Bib Gourmand list —awards given to restaurants that offer "excellent food at reasonable prices"—and 68 Bay Area restaurants made the grade, including eight newcomers.

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3. On Tuesday, Michelin released its 2019 Bib Gourmand list—awards given to restaurants that offer "excellent food at reasonable prices"—and 68 Bay Area restaurants made the grade, including eight newcomers.

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4. In 2009 Michelin supplied tyres for 41 of the 55 cars entered in Le Mans.

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5. As of 1 September 2008, Michelin is again the world's largest tyre manufacturer after spending two years as number two behind Bridgestone.

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6. In the 1920s and 1930s, Michelin operated large rubber plantations in Vietnam.

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7. The next day, Edouard Michelin took the repaired bicycle into the factory yard to test.

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