PARIS (Sept. 30)—Germany's Audi A.G. is making Groupe Michelin's Pax run-flat tire/wheel system an option on the latest version of its top-of-the-line A8, which will be launched in Europe in October/November, Michelin announced at the Paris Auto Salon. The car maker is the second customer for Pax, launched by the French tire group in 1998. Renault has been selling its five-door Scenic minivan with the Pax tire/wheel combo since 2001. Initially supplied as an option on the Scenic, Pax was made standard equipment on the Fairway and Sportway luxury versions of the Scenic.
Audi makes Pax an option on new A8 sedan
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