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BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2

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– The happy drivers said that these tires performed very well in a variety of conditions, including snow, ice, wet and dry conditions.
– The pleased car owners wrote that this tire was the best choice if you want cheaper tires and good quality.
– A few buyers mentioned that they were impressed by the smooth, quiet ride and high fuel economy of this tire.
– The users appreciated the excellent braking performance of this tire.

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– Some drivers complained that the tires didn't last long and that the tread wear was rather quick.
– Some purchasers were dissatisfied with the tire's grip on black ice.

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Tire Rank :: BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2

 42  53 in Passenger / Winter

 21  30 in Studless Ice & Snow

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93.0 out of 100
Based on:
13 customer ratings
36,700 miles driven

Popular Vehicle Fitments :: BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2

  • • Hyundai i30
  • • Opel Astra
  • • Peugeot 308
BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2

Manufacturer's description

The BFGoodrich G-Force Winter 2 is the successor to the BFGoodrich G-Force Winter, a popular choice among drivers. The BFGoodrich G-Force Winter is the ideal solution for anyone looking for winter tyres that provide guaranteed safety on every road type and outstanding grip, whatever the weather.

  • Directional tread pattern
  • Necessary flexibility at low temperatures
  • Tread wears slowly and evenly
  • Comfortable driving experience, whatever the weather
  • Superb value for money

Notable Features

BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 is a directional studless winter tire designed to be fitted on passenger cars. Released in 2016, this model is characterized by high slush and hydroplaning resistance, and, as a consequence, ensures dependable grip both on wet pavement and snow-covered roads.

The BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 tire model extended the range of this Michelin subsidiary on the threshold of the winter season 2016/2017. Compared to the previous-generation tire g-Force Winter, the second edition of this model features more aggressive tread pattern and is characterized by better traction on wet pavement and winter surfaces. According to the European tire label, the gForce Winter 2 wet traction refers to Class B. BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 The improvement in the performance of BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 is largely due to the optimization of the V-shaped directional tread design. The continuous central stiffening rib featured by the g-Force Winter gave way to a surface cut by cross grooves, due to which the spectral section of the tread got a maximum number of sharp cutting edges that improved the vehicle’s road holding ability on snow. Straight grooves In addition, these grooves, running from the center of the tread to the shoulder areas, ensure quick evacuation of water and slush, which increases the tire’s slush and hydroplaning resistance.

Due to a closer pattern of diminished lamella blocks, the engineers were able to increase their number by 40%, which improved the g-Force Winter 2 acceleration and braking performance. Increased by 12%, the number of 3D sipes on the surface of the tread blocks created extra biting edges that increase traction during acceleration or emergency braking. The blocks on the shoulder area got a split configuration. They were further strengthened in order to enhance the driving stability and keep the car from going into a skid. Shoulder areas For better braking performance and optimum handling response, the BFGoodrich engineers equipped the g-Force Winter 2 tire with two types of lamellas: directional ones in the central section of the tread, and zigzagging ones in the shoulder areas.

In addition to silica, the innovative rubber compound, named Helio Compound 3G, includes rapeseed oil, which helps the tire to keep up its performance at low temperatures, as well as extends tread life. Oh, by the way, did you know that pure rapeseed oil freezes at minus 19°C?

The beautiful contrastive labeling on the BFGoodrich g-Force Winter 2 sidewalls is quite a looker. It will be definitely appreciated by those car owners who always want to highlight the attractive visual appearance of their vehicle.

The BFG g-Force Winter 2 tire model is the full analog of the Kleber Krisalp HP3, produced by another subsidiary of the famous French tire maker.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
BFGoodrich / g-Force Winter 2
Car Type
Rim Diameter
14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 "
155 / 165 / 175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
H (max 130 mph) ... V (max 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

BFGoodrich / g-Force Winter 2 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Price
R14 155/65 R14 75T 155/65 R14 75T
From 103.0
R14 165/65 R14 79T 165/65 R14 79T
From 71.0
R14 165/70 R14 81T 165/70 R14 81T
From 84.4
R14 175/65 R14 82T 175/65 R14 82T
From 70.5
R14 175/70 R14 84T 175/70 R14 84T
R14 185/55 R14 80T 185/55 R14 80T
R14 185/60 R14 82T 185/60 R14 82T
From 61.1
R14 185/65 R14 86T 185/65 R14 86T
From 75.5
R14 185/70 R14 88T 185/70 R14 88T
From 65.1
R14 195/65 R14 89T 195/65 R14 89T
From 105.9
R15 165/65 R15 81T 165/65 R15 81T
From 89.0
R15 175/65 R15 84T 175/65 R15 84T
From 60.4
R15 185/55 R15 82T 185/55 R15 82T
From 81.5
R15 185/60 R15 84T 185/60 R15 84T
From 60.4
R15 185/60 R15 88T XL 185/60 R15 88T XL
From 62.6
R15 185/65 R15 88T 185/65 R15 88T
R15 185/65 R15 92T XL 185/65 R15 92T XL
From 61.3
R15 195/50 R15 82H 195/50 R15 82H
From 64.0
R15 195/55 R15 85H 195/55 R15 85H
From 74.8
R15 195/60 R15 88T 195/60 R15 88T
From 65.3
R15 195/65 R15 91H 195/65 R15 91H
From 65.1
R15 195/65 R15 91T 195/65 R15 91T
From 59.2
R15 195/65 R15 95T XL 195/65 R15 95T XL
From 64.0
R15 205/65 R15 94H 205/65 R15 94H
R15 205/65 R15 94T 205/65 R15 94T
From 76.2
R16 195/45 R16 84H XL 195/45 R16 84H XL
R16 195/50 R16 88H XL 195/50 R16 88H XL
R16 195/55 R16 91H XL 195/55 R16 91H XL
From 83.9
R16 195/60 R16 89H 195/60 R16 89H
From 80.6
R16 205/45 R16 87H XL 205/45 R16 87H XL
R16 205/55 R16 91H 205/55 R16 91H
From 68.2
R16 205/55 R16 91T 205/55 R16 91T
From 67.5
R16 205/55 R16 94H XL 205/55 R16 94H XL
From 73.2
R16 205/55 R16 94V XL 205/55 R16 94V XL
From 79.6
R16 205/60 R16 92H 205/60 R16 92H
From 78.9
R16 205/60 R16 96H XL 205/60 R16 96H XL
From 82.4
R16 205/70 R16 97H 205/70 R16 97H
R16 215/55 R16 93H 215/55 R16 93H
From 89.3
R16 215/55 R16 97H XL 215/55 R16 97H XL
From 95.4
R16 215/60 R16 99H XL 215/60 R16 99H XL
From 90.0
R16 215/65 R16 102H 215/65 R16 102H
From 101.5
R16 215/65 R16 102H XL 215/65 R16 102H XL
From 84.8
R16 225/55 R16 95H 225/55 R16 95H
From 110.8
R16 225/55 R16 99H XL 225/55 R16 99H XL
R16 225/60 R16 102H XL 225/60 R16 102H XL
From 128.6
R17 205/40 R17 84V XL 205/40 R17 84V XL
R17 205/45 R17 88V XL 205/45 R17 88V XL
R17 205/50 R17 93H XL 205/50 R17 93H XL
From 105.5
R17 205/50 R17 93V XL 205/50 R17 93V XL
From 143.0
R17 205/55 R17 95V XL 205/55 R17 95V XL
R17 215/40 R17 87V XL 215/40 R17 87V XL
From 169.6
R17 215/45 R17 91H XL 215/45 R17 91H XL
From 127.6
R17 215/45 R17 91V XL 215/45 R17 91V XL
From 131.1
R17 215/50 R17 95H XL 215/50 R17 95H XL
R17 215/50 R17 95V XL 215/50 R17 95V XL
From 107.9
R17 215/55 R17 98H XL 215/55 R17 98H XL
R17 215/55 R17 98V XL 215/55 R17 98V XL
R17 215/60 R17 96H 215/60 R17 96H
From 114.6
R17 225/45 R17 94H XL 225/45 R17 94H XL
R17 225/45 R17 94V XL 225/45 R17 94V XL
R17 225/50 R17 98H XL 225/50 R17 98H XL
From 130.8
R17 225/50 R17 98V XL 225/50 R17 98V XL
From 168.1
R17 225/55 R17 101H XL 225/55 R17 101H XL
From 246.5
R17 225/55 R17 101V XL 225/55 R17 101V XL
From 209.8
R17 235/45 R17 94H 235/45 R17 94H
R17 235/55 R17 103V XL 235/55 R17 103V XL
From 175.8
R17 245/45 R17 99V XL 245/45 R17 99V XL
From 170.0
R18 215/55 R18 99V 215/55 R18 99V
From 363.4
R18 225/40 R18 92V XL 225/40 R18 92V XL
From 142.4
R18 225/45 R18 95V XL 225/45 R18 95V XL
R18 235/40 R18 95V XL 235/40 R18 95V XL
R18 235/45 R18 98V XL 235/45 R18 98V XL
R18 235/50 R18 101V XL 235/50 R18 101V XL
From 131.3
R18 245/40 R18 97V XL 245/40 R18 97V XL
From 125.4
R18 245/45 R18 100V XL 245/45 R18 100V XL
From 129.8
R19 255/35 R19 96V XL 255/35 R19 96V XL
From 184.9
R19 255/40 R19 100V XL 255/40 R19 100V XL
From 186.4

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