Michelin Soles Winter Technology
“As we celebrate 75 years of heritage, I am so excited to introduce our Michelin collaboration.
We’ve designed the ultimate hybrid winter boots that meld winter technology with outdoor, fashion-forward style.”
- STEVE SEDLBAUER, PRESIDENT
SCULPTURE DESIGNSculptures with block sipings designed for adherence and traction. Slopes at the base of lugs for support and self-cleaning.
TREAD DESIGN & SPACINGThe constant contact with the ground ensures better adherence.Tread spacing and flex channels for traction and flexibility.
RUBBER COMPOUNDDesigned for cold temperature use. Soft antislip rubber with firm grip on ice and snow. Good durability on multiple terrains.
Design Insider Interview
For Austin Sedlbauer, the Cougar Shoes technical designer with a passion for cars, a partnership with
Michelin is a dream collaboration.
It’s also an exciting way to celebrate 75 years of Cougar.
Here, Austin gives us the inside scoop on this design
Designed for women and made for real outdoor performance with boots that are temperature rated to - 40°C/-40°F. They come with the Cougar “Always Waterproof” guarantee and feature PrimaLoft® insulation. Originally designedfor the US military, PrimaLoft® insulation is a permanently water-resistant material that’s made from 100% post-consumer recycled material. Combining this insulation with Michelin technology is an exciting innovation.