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Bridgestone Blizzak Ice

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Reasons to buy vote if agree

– The car owner said that these tires had great traction for braking and they gave a true feeling of safety and security.
– Some drivers wrote that they were really surprised how quiet this tire was.
– The customers appreciated the very good quality and the great price.
– The tire offered a comfortable ride, according to the reviewers.
– Some drivers mentioned that this tire provided great ice handling and grip.

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– The tire is slightly expensive, according to the reviewers.

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Tire Rank :: Bridgestone Blizzak Ice

 122  21 in Passenger / Winter

 21  5 in Studless Ice & Snow

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Bridgestone Blizzak Ice


The Bridgestone Blizzak Ice is a premium friction winter tire meticulously crafted by Bridgestone's Japanese engineering team for passenger vehicles. Introduced for the winter season of 2018/2019, this tire is a testament to Bridgestone's commitment to innovation and safety, ensuring optimal performance on challenging winter terrains.

Features & Benefits

  • Optimized Asymmetric Tread Pattern: Borrowed from the Bridgestone Blizzak VRX2 model, this design ensures maximum contact with the road, enhancing the tire's grip on icy and snowy surfaces.
  • Enhanced Performance Metrics: The Blizzak Ice boasts a 10% shorter braking distance on ice, 22% higher wear resistance, and a 31% reduction in noise level, equivalent to a decrease of 1.6 dB(A).
  • W-shaped Tread Blocks: These blocks enhance stability and handling on winter terrains, ensuring a safer drive.
  • Stiff Shoulder Blocks: These blocks provide confident cornering and exhibit slower wear due to reduced deformation.
  • Noise Reduction: The size and position of the tire's cross grooves have been optimized to minimize road noise, ensuring a comfortable ride for both the driver and passengers.

Year Released

The Bridgestone Blizzak Ice was released in 2018, succeeding the Bridgestone Blizzak VRX.

Regions Availability

The Bridgestone Blizzak Ice is available for purchase in Europe, Russia and its neighboring countries, as well as South Korea.

Vehicle Compatibility / Popular Vehicle Fitments

Given the regions where the Bridgestone Blizzak Ice is available and the sizes in which it is produced, popular vehicle fitments might include:

  • Volkswagen Golf
  • Skoda Octavia
  • Hyundai Elantra
  • Kia Optima
  • Lada Vesta

Note: Always consult with a tire specialist or the vehicle's manufacturer to ensure correct tire fitment.

Final Thoughts

The Bridgestone Blizzak Ice is a culmination of advanced technologies and meticulous design, ensuring optimal performance in winter conditions. From its impressive braking capabilities on ice to its enhanced wear resistance and reduced noise levels, this tire is a testament to Bridgestone's commitment to safety, innovation, and comfort. For those seeking a reliable and high-performing winter tire, the Blizzak Ice is a commendable choice.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Bridgestone / Blizzak Ice
Car Type
Rim Diameter
13 / 14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 "
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 275 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) ... T (max 118 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

Bridgestone / Blizzak Ice Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Tread depth Load range Sidewall styling Tire weight Overall diameter Price
R13 175/70 R13 82S 175/70 R13 82S
R13 175/70 R13 87S 175/70 R13 87S
R13 175/70 R13 91S 175/70 R13 91S
R14 175/65 R14 82S 175/65 R14 82S
R14 175/65 R14 86T XL 175/65 R14 86T XL
R14 175/70 R14 84S 175/70 R14 84S
R14 175/70 R14 88S XL 175/70 R14 88S XL
R14 185/60 R14 82S 185/60 R14 82S
R14 185/65 R14 86S 185/65 R14 86S
R14 185/65 R14 90T XL 185/65 R14 90T XL
R14 185/70 R14 88S 185/70 R14 88S
R14 185/70 R14 92S XL 185/70 R14 92S XL
R15 175/65 R15 84T 175/65 R15 84T
R15 185/55 R15 82S 185/55 R15 82S
R15 185/60 R15 84S 185/60 R15 84S
R15 185/60 R15 88T XL 185/60 R15 88T XL
R15 185/65 R15 88S 185/65 R15 88S
R15 185/65 R15 92T XL 185/65 R15 92T XL
R15 195/50 R15 82S 195/50 R15 82S
R15 195/55 R15 85S 195/55 R15 85S
R15 195/60 R15 88S 195/60 R15 88S
R15 195/60 R15 92H XL 195/60 R15 92H XL
R15 195/65 R15 91S 195/65 R15 91S
R15 195/65 R15 95T XL 195/65 R15 95T XL
R15 205/60 R15 91S 205/60 R15 91S
R15 205/65 R15 94S 205/65 R15 94S
R15 205/65 R15 99T XL 205/65 R15 99T XL
R15 205/70 R15 96S 205/70 R15 96S
R16 185/55 R16 83S 185/55 R16 83S
R16 195/55 R16 87S 195/55 R16 87S
R16 195/55 R16 91T XL 195/55 R16 91T XL
R16 205/55 R16 91S 205/55 R16 91S
R16 205/55 R16 94T XL 205/55 R16 94T XL
R16 205/60 R16 92S 205/60 R16 92S
R16 205/60 R16 96T XL 205/60 R16 96T XL
R16 205/65 R16 95S 205/65 R16 95S
R16 205/65 R16 99S XL 205/65 R16 99S XL
R16 215/55 R16 93S 215/55 R16 93S
R16 215/55 R16 97T XL 215/55 R16 97T XL
R16 215/60 R16 95S 215/60 R16 95S
R16 215/60 R16 99T XL 215/60 R16 99T XL
R16 215/65 R16 98S 215/65 R16 98S
R16 215/65 R16 102S XL 215/65 R16 102S XL
R16 225/55 R16 95S 225/55 R16 95S
R16 225/55 R16 99T XL 225/55 R16 99T XL
R16 225/60 R16 98S 225/60 R16 98S
R17 205/50 R17 89S 205/50 R17 89S
R17 205/50 R17 93H XL 205/50 R17 93H XL
R17 215/45 R17 87S 215/45 R17 87S
R17 215/45 R17 91T XL 215/45 R17 91T XL
R17 215/50 R17 91S 215/50 R17 91S
R17 215/50 R17 95S XL 215/50 R17 95S XL
R17 215/55 R17 94S 215/55 R17 94S
R17 215/55 R17 98T XL 215/55 R17 98T XL
R17 215/60 R17 96S 215/60 R17 96S
R17 215/60 R17 100T XL 215/60 R17 100T XL
R17 225/45 R17 91S 225/45 R17 91S
R17 225/45 R17 94S XL 225/45 R17 94S XL
R17 225/50 R17 94S 225/50 R17 94S
R17 225/50 R17 98T XL 225/50 R17 98T XL
R17 225/55 R17 97S 225/55 R17 97S
R17 225/55 R17 101T XL 225/55 R17 101T XL
R17 225/60 R17 99H 225/60 R17 99H
R17 225/60 R17 99S 225/60 R17 99S
R17 235/45 R17 94S 235/45 R17 94S
R17 235/45 R17 97S XL 235/45 R17 97S XL
R17 235/55 R17 99S 235/55 R17 99S
R17 235/55 R17 103T XL 235/55 R17 103T XL
R17 245/40 R17 91S 245/40 R17 91S
R17 245/45 R17 95S 245/45 R17 95S
R17 245/45 R17 99T XL 245/45 R17 99T XL
R18 215/55 R18 95S 215/55 R18 95S
R18 225/40 R18 88S 225/40 R18 88S
R18 225/40 R18 92H XL 225/40 R18 92H XL
R18 225/45 R18 91S 225/45 R18 91S
R18 225/45 R18 95S XL 225/45 R18 95S XL
R18 225/55 R18 98S 225/55 R18 98S
R18 225/55 R18 102H XL 225/55 R18 102H XL
R18 225/60 R18 100S 225/60 R18 100S
R18 235/40 R18 91S 235/40 R18 91S
R18 235/40 R18 95H XL 235/40 R18 95H XL
R18 235/45 R18 94S 235/45 R18 94S
R18 235/50 R18 97S 235/50 R18 97S
R18 235/50 R18 101T XL 235/50 R18 101T XL
R18 245/40 R18 93S 245/40 R18 93S
R18 245/40 R18 97S XL 245/40 R18 97S XL
R18 245/45 R18 96S 245/45 R18 96S
R18 245/45 R18 99S 245/45 R18 99S
R18 245/50 R18 100S 245/50 R18 100S
R18 245/50 R18 104T XL 245/50 R18 104T XL
R18 255/45 R18 99S 255/45 R18 99S
R18 275/35 R18 95S 275/35 R18 95S
R19 225/45 R19 92S 225/45 R19 92S
R19 245/40 R19 98S XL 245/40 R19 98S XL XL
R19 245/40 R19 98T XL 245/40 R19 98T XL
R19 245/45 R19 98S 245/45 R19 98S
R19 255/35 R19 92H 255/35 R19 92H
R19 255/40 R19 96S 255/40 R19 96S
R19 255/45 R19 104S XL 255/45 R19 104S XL XL
R19 275/40 R19 105H 275/40 R19 105H

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