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Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 225/50R18 95W Performance Tire

Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 225/50R18 95W Performance Tire

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Firestone Firehawk Indy 500

FEATURES AND BENEFITS

  • Summer weather traction
  • Enhanced cornering ability
  • Shorter braking distance
  • Excellent high speed durability
  • Upgraded handling

OVERVIEW

The Firestone Firehawk Indy 500 is a performance and high performance, summer tire manufactured for passenger vehicles and SUVs. This model has some touring sizes as well.

The tire promotes excellent summer weather road gripping ability. The new high performance silica-enhanced L. L. Carbon tire compound and the aggressive asymmetric tread pattern work together to ensure a safe driving experience in dry and wet weather. The silica in the compound and the L. L. Carbon strengthen the tire and ensure exceptional wet weather road gripping ability. The center Proprietary Pulse Grooves upgrade the tires water dispersing ability to ensure a safe drive in wet conditions by preventing dangerous hydroplaning situations.

The tread pattern sports wide shoulder tread blocks that improve the cornering and maneuvering ability. They provide additional biting edges which firmly grip the road during such maneuvers. They maintain road contact at all times, which makes the tires maneuverability exceptional. The special innovative tire compound and the tread patterns center circumferential grooves boost the road grip during braking. They create friction at the moment of braking which ensures a shorter braking distance and heightened braking ability. The better braking and cornering make the tire easier to control in summer weather conditions.

The Firehawk Indy 500s internal structure and the shoulder tread designs large tread blocks promote a better steering responsiveness and driving stability. The structure features high-turnup polyester casing and twin high-tensile steel belt and nylon reinforcements that maintain the tires optimal shape under the driving pressure. As the tire keeps its original shape, it does not deform under the driving forces affecting it, which not only stabilizes the tire against the pressure, but it also allows the model to perform to its utmost capability. The tread pattern keeps its contact with the road which upgrades the steering responsiveness, allowing the driver to quickly and precisely control the vehicle.

  • Size: 225/50R18
  • Season: Summer
  • Performance: High Performance
  • Car Type: Passenger
  • Load Range: SL
  • Product May Vary From Picture
  • Tire Rim Not Included

Specifications

Features

Size: 225/50R18

Tire Size

225/50R18

Vehicle Type

Passenger

Tire Width

225

Wheel Diameter

18

Tire Speed Rating

W

Uniform Tire Quality Grade (UTQG)

340 A A

Tire Traction Rating

A

Tire Treadwear Rating

340

Tire Season

Summer

Tread Depth

10/32

Brand

Firestone

Assembled Product Weight

25.50 lbs

Model

012241

Manufacturer Part Number

12241

Manufacturer

Firestone

Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H)

26.90 x 9.17 x 26.90 Inches

SKU: WA797591381

Shipping & Returns

Shipping: FREE

Returns: see Cancellation, Returns & Refund

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