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PERFORMANCE INFO
Bridgestone has best-in class tires engineered with advanced tire technology for those moments when you need it most.

PERFORMANCE INFO

DRY PERFORMANCE
Bridgestone dry performance technologies maximize your tire traction in dry conditions. Improve your driving experience with enhanced handling, better cornering response, and improved high-speed capabilities.
INTERLOCKING CENTER RIB
Improves responsiveness and handling.
ASYMMETRIC TREAD DESIGN
Optimizes performance in various conditions based on a tread pattern that varies from shoulder to shoulder.
Also Helps With: Wet Performance.
CONTINUOUS CENTER RIB
Enhances handling response through continuous contact of solid center rib. Also Helps With: Wet Performance
CSC (CONSISTENT SURFACE CONTACT)
Improves dry and wet handling and reduces irregular wear through tread block design. Also Helps
With: Wet Performance Wear Life.
Continuous Center Rib
Enhances handling response through continuous contact of solid center rib.
3-D Sipes
Enhances dry performance while maintaining snow, ice and wet traction. Also helps with: Wet Performance Winter Performanc
3-D Stealth Tread
Improves dry performance by tying the intermediate and center ribs together to improve tread stiffness.
3-D Zig Zag Sipes
Enhances handling response through continuous contact of solid center rib.
NanoPro-Tech
Improves ice, dry and wet performance by increasing the number of biting edges while enhancing block stiffness. Also
helps with: Winter Performance Wet Performance
Asymmetric Cavity Shape
Optimizes performance in various conditions based on a tread pattern that varies from shoulder to shoulder. Also
helps with: Wet Performance
Asymmetric Tread Design
Optimizes performance in various conditions based on a tread pattern that varies from shoulder to shoulder. Also helps with: Wet
Performance
Continuous Center Rib
Enhances handling response through continuous contact of solid center rib. Also helps with: Wet Performance
CO-CS (Computer Optimized Component System)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate combination of tread design, casing
shape, materials, and construction. Also helps with: Wet Performance, Wear Life, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency, Ride Comfort, Quiet Ride
CSC(Consistent Surface Contact)
Improves dry and wet handling and reduces irregular wear through tread block design. Also helps with:
Wet Performance Wear Life
Directional Tread Pattern
Optimizes wet and dry performance through a specific tread block orientation. Also helps with: Wet Performance, Winter
Performance
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Quiet Ride , Wear Life, Wet Performance, Winter Performance , Fuel Efficiency, Ride Comfort
Interlocking Center Rib
Improves responsiveness and handling.
Nylon Cap Ply
Enhances high-speed capability.
Racing Slits
Improves ground contact and grip by increasing tread block flexibility.
Semi-Slick Shoulder Blocks
Improve lateral stiffness for better cornering response.
Semi-Stealth Blocks
Promotes higher tread stiffness for improved handling while enhancing water evacuation. Also helps with: Wet Performance
Shoulder Chamfer
Improves dry performance by increasing resistance to block deformation when cornering to maintain more contact pressure.
Stealth Blocks
Improves ground contact and water drainage by utilizing a seamless block and groove design. Also helps with: Wet Performance
QUIET RIDE
Enjoy the sounds of the great outdoors with quiet tires from Bridgestone. Our quiet ride technologies minimize tire noise through an advanced noise-cancelling tread design.
RENOA SILENCER GROOVES
Helps reduce pattern noise by trapping sound in tread pattern elements.
5 DEGREE NOISE REDUCTION
Produces noise-canceling sound waves to reduce tire noise on road surfaces.
EXTENDED SUB-SURFACE PLATFORM
Helps in providing a quieter ride and improved snow performance by increasing edge pressure which
results in less element vibration and distortion
CO-CS(Computer Optimized Component System)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate combination of tread design, casing
shape, materials, and construction.
Also helps with: Wet Performance Wear Life Winter Performance Fuel Efficiency Dry Performance Ride Comfort
Mid-End Grooves
Improves noise and help prevent irregular treadwear.
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Dry Performance, Wear Life, Wet Performance, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency, Ride Comfor
Spiral Wrap
Provides a higher level of uniformity and high-speed capability through a continuous nylon wrap. Also helps with: Ride
Comfort
Silent CSC
Helps absorb noise through tread block design.
SPIRAL WRAP
Provides a higher level of uniformity and high-speed capability through a continuous nylon wrap.
Also Helps With: Quiet Ride
O-BEAD
Improves uniformity and ride comfort through use of a single continuous strand of wire in the bead construction.
RIDE COMFORT
ASYMMETRIC CAVITY SHAPE
Optimizes handling and ride characteristics with a sidewall construction in which the inside and outside dimensions vary. Also
Helps With: Dry Performance
CO-CS (Computer Optimized Component System)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate combination of tread design, casing
shape, materials, and construction. Also helps with: Wet Performance ,Wear Life, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency, Dry Performance, Quiet Ride
O-Bead
Improves uniformity and ride comfort through use of a single continuous strand of wire in the bead construction.
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Dry Performance , Quiet Ride, Wear Life, Wet Performance, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency
WEAR LIFE
Ensuring a durable and long lasting tread begins at the molecular level. Consistent innovative breakthroughs in tire wear technologies, allows Bridgestone to continually improve tread life to help you go the extra mile
CLOSED SHOULDER TREAD DESIGN
Helps resist irregular wear and enhance tread life.
PROPRIETARY POLYMER TECHNOLOGY
Improves treadwear through the use of enhanced tread polymers.
OPTIMIZED FOOTPRINT TECHNOLOGY
Optimizes footprint to prevent treadwear by creating even contact pressure across the tread surface
Closed Shoulder Tread Design
Helps resist irregular wear and enhance tread life.
CO-CS(Computer Optimized Component System)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate combination of tread design, casing
shape, materials, and construction. Also helps with: Wet Performance, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency Dry Performance, Ride Comfort, Quiet Ride
CSC (Consistent Surface Contact)
Improves dry and wet handling and reduces irregular wear through tread block design. Also helps with:
Wet Performance, Dry Performance
LL Carbon
Helps improve tread wear and resist cracking, chipping and tearing through the use of a special long carbon structure which improves
molecular bonding.
Mid-End Grooves
Improves noise and help prevent irregular treadwear.
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Dry Performance, Quiet Ride, Wet Performance, Winter Performance , Fuel Efficiency, Ride Comfor
Also Helps With: Quiet Ride
Optimized Footprint Technology
Optimizes footprint to prevent treadwear by creating even contact pressure across the tread surface.
Proprietary Polymer Technology
Improves treadwear through the use of enhanced tread polymers.
FUEL EFFICIENCY
Bridgestone engineered a fuel-saving tread compound that maximizes low rolling resistance to improve your fuel economy - saving you money at the pump - without additional wear or loss of performance
NANOPRO-TECH
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. also Helps With: Dry Performance , Quiet Ride, Wear Life, Wet Performance , Winter Performance , Ride Comfort
FUEL SAVER SIDEWALL
Helps lower rolling resistance by returning more energy back to the tire and reducing heat generation.
CO-CS (COMPUTER OPTIMIZED COMPONENT SYSTEM)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate
combination of tread design, casing shape, materials, and construction. Also Helps With: Wet Performance , Wear Life, Winter Performance, Dry Performance, Ride Comfort, Quiet Ride
CO-CS (COMPUTER OPTIMIZED COMPONENT SYSTEM)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate
combination of tread design, casing shape, materials, and construction. Also Helps With: Wet Performance , Wear Life, Winter Performance, Dry Performance, Ride Comfort, Quiet Ride
Fuel Saver Sidewall
Helps lower rolling resistance by returning more energy back to the tire and reducing heat generation.
Fuel Saving Tread Compound
Helps to deliver improved rolling resistance which contributes to reduced fuel consumption and CO2 emissions while delivering strong
wet traction.
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Dry Performance, Quiet Ride, Wear Life, Wet Performance , Winter Performance, Ride Comfort.
WET PERFORMANCE
Mist, drizzle, cats & dogs - whatever the rain, Bridgestone wet performance technologies quickly remove water from under the tire, delivering consistent wet traction for hydroplaning resistance.
CIRCUMFERENTIAL GROOVES
Help channel water out of the footprint area to improve resistance to hydroplaning.
HIGH ANGLE GROOVES
Improves drainage of excess water from the rib area into main groove for hydroplaning resistance.
3-D SIPES
Enhances dry performance while maintaining snow, ice and wet traction.Also Helps With: Dry Performance, Winter Performance
SILICA
Improves traction in wet conditions by increasing flexibility of tread compound.
3-D Sipes
Enhances dry performance while maintaining snow, ice and wet traction. Also helps with: Dry Performance, Winter Performance
3-D Zig Zag Sipes
Improves ice, dry and wet performance by increasing the number of biting edges while enhancing block stiffness. Also
helps with: Dry Performance, Winter Performance
Asymmetric Tread Design
Optimizes performance in various conditions based on a tread pattern that varies from shoulder to shoulder. Also helps with:
Dry Performance
Circumferential Grooves
Help channel water out of the footprint area to improve resistance to hydroplaning.
CO-CS (Computer Optimized Component System)
Enhances tire performance by utilizing the appropriate combination of tread design, casing
shape, materials, and construction. Also helps with: Wear Life, Winter Performance, Fuel Efficiency, Dry Performance, Ride Comfort, Quiet Ride
Continuous Lug
Enhances snow traction and water evacuation. Also helps with: Winter Performance
CSC (Consistent Surface Contact)
Improves dry and wet handling and reduces irregular wear through tread block design. Also helps with:
Dry Performance, Wear Life
Directional Tread Pattern
Optimizes wet and dry performance through a specific tread block orientation. Also helps with: Dry Performance,
Winter Performance
Dual Layer Tread
Minimizes the effect of wear on wet tire performance by exposing high grip rubber as the tire wears.
HES (Hydro Evacuation Surface)
Improves wet traction by reducing flow resistance of water along groove walls.
High Angle Grooves
Improves drainage of excess water from the rib area into main groove for hydroplaning resistance.
High Sipe Density
Improves wet, snow and ice traction by increasing the number of biting edges. Also helps with: Winter Performance
Key Hole Sipes
Improve wet traction by exposing wider sipes as the tire wears.
NanoPro-Tech
Optimizes performance characteristics by controlling the interaction between polymer, filler materials and other rubber
chemicals at the molecular level. Also helps with: Dry Performance , Quiet Ride, Wear Life Winter, Performance ,Fuel Efficiency ,Ride Comfort
Open Shoulder Tread Design
Helps evacuate water and improves wet traction and handling.
Pinhole Sipes
Help to drain su
Protruding 3-D Sub-Surface Platform
Improves deep snow performance by providing additional biting edges.
Also helps with: Winter Performance
Semi-Stealth Blocks
Promotes higher tread stiffness for improved handling while enhancing water evacuation. Also helps with: Dry Performance
Silica
Improves traction in wet conditions by increasing flexibility of tread compound.
Stealth Blocks
Improves ground contact and water drainage by utilizing a seamless block and groove design. Also helps with: Dry Performance
Super EPC
Maintains wet performance as the tire wears through special compound additives that counteract the effects of heat.
Tapered Leading Tread Elements
Helps channel water for improved wet traction.