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Bridgestone Potenza RE050

What people think:
Dry Performance Handling Wet Performance Treadwear Comfort
What we think:
SAFETY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT CORNERING CONTROL PASSENGER PREMIUM VEHICLES HANDLING
CoreScore 63:
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Popularity of the model 28:
  • Year of manufacture.
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Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Official web page
  • Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.
  • This tire has been replaced by Bridgestone / Potenza S001
  • This tire has run-flat model:
  • Available Sizes in Line: 85
  • Original Equipment (OE) tires for:
    • • Fiat 500
    • • Alfa Romeo 156
    • • Peugeot 207
    • • Fiat Grande Punto
    • • Citroën C2
    • • Citroën C3
    • • Mazda Mazda6
    • • Alfa Romeo MiTo
    • • Honda S2000
    • • Subaru Legacy
    • • Subaru Impreza
    • • Mercedes-Benz B-Class
    • • Opel Astra
    • • Alfa Romeo GT
    • • Seat Altea
    • • Seat Leon
    • • Mercedes-Benz SLK-Class
    • • Seat Leon
    • • Lexus IS
    • • Audi A4
    • • Mercedes-Benz E-Class
    • • Volkswagen Cabrio
    • • Mitsubishi Lancer
    • • Audi RS6
    • • Porsche 911
    • • Mercedes-Benz S-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class
    • • Ferrari F430
    • • Maserati GranTurismo [2007 .. 2016]
    • • Porsche Boxster
    • • Ferrari Enzo
    • • Ferrari California
    • • Porsche Cayman
    • • Aston Martin DB9
    • • Aston Martin V8 Vantage
    • • Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class AMG
    • • Mercedes-Benz SL-Class AMG
    • • Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
    • • BMW 6 Series
    • • BMW 5 Series
    • • BMW 3 Series
    • • BMW 1 Series
    • • BMW Z4
    • • Audi TT
    • • Audi S6
    • • Audi A6
    • • Audi A5
    • • Audi A3
    • • Mercedes-Benz S-Class AMG
    • • Fiat 124 Spider 348 [2015 .. 2020]
    • • Lexus ES
    • • Lexus RC
    • • Toyota C-HR
    • • Toyota Vitz
  • Year Released: 2003
  • Regions for sale: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Russia+, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, South Africa, Oceania
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We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Bridgestone Potenza RE050. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– According to some user reviews, the tire is durable.
– Some users welcomed the tire's performance in both dry and wet conditions.

Reasons not to buy

– A few purchasers complained that the tires were really noisy.

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Tire Rank :: Bridgestone Potenza RE050

 263  204 in Passenger / Summer

 29  29 in Max Performance Summer

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Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Rating scores from other platforms:

Tyrereviews Source
69.0 out of 100
Based on:
56 customer ratings
939,170 miles driven
SimpleTire Source
4.0 out of 5
Based on:
3 customer ratings
Bridgestone Potenza RE050



Description

The Bridgestone Potenza RE050 tires come as original equipment on many high performance vehicles.

  • Engineered for control, response and cornering
  • Impressive wet and dry performance
  • Precise handling and steering response
  • Delivers a thrilling ride

Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Latest News

  • Nov 04, 2015
    Video

    Tyre Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Ecopia

    Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Ecopia is a premium class summer tire designed for passenger cars. Bridgestone tires are manufactured according to modern Japanese techology, providing highest safety on the road. If you are looking for perfect grip and driving comfort this is a model for you.


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Bridgestone / Potenza RE050
Car Type
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
175 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 / 295 / 305 / 345 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
Optional
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
(Y) (max > 186 mph) ... Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Bridgestone / Potenza RE050 Sizes & Specifications

Note! Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.

Rim Model Size Index Features Load range Tire weight Tread depth Overall diameter Sidewall styling Price
R15 175/55 R15 77V 175/55 R15 77V
R16 195/55 R16 87V 195/55 R16 87V
R17 205/40 R17 84W XL 205/40 R17 84W XL
R17 205/45 R17 84W 205/45 R17 84W
R17 205/45 R17 88V XL 205/45 R17 88V XL
From 132.3
R17 205/45 R17 88W XL 205/45 R17 88W XL
R17 215/40 R17 87V XL 215/40 R17 87V XL
From 139.6
R17 215/45 R17 87V 215/45 R17 87V
R17 215/45 R17 87W 215/45 R17 87W 22.0 9.0 24.65 BW
R17 215/45 R17 87Y 215/45 R17 87Y
R17 215/50 R17 91W 215/50 R17 91W
R17 225/45 R17 90W 225/45 R17 90W 22.0 9.0 24.96 BW
R17 225/45 R17 91Y 225/45 R17 91Y
R17 225/50 R17 94V 225/50 R17 94V
R17 225/50 R17 94Y 225/50 R17 94Y
R17 225/50 R17 98Y XL 225/50 R17 98Y XL
From 147.8
R17 235/45 R17 94W 235/45 R17 94W
R17 235/45 R17 97W XL 235/45 R17 97W XL
R17 245/40 R17 91W 245/40 R17 91W 27.0 10.0 24.72 BW
R17 245/45 R17 95W 245/45 R17 95W 25.0 9.0 25.67 BW
R17 245/45 R17 95Y 245/45 R17 95Y
R17 245/45 R17 99Y XL 245/45 R17 99Y XL
R17 255/40 R17 94W 255/40 R17 94W
R17 255/40 R17 94Y 255/40 R17 94Y
R18 215/45 R18 93Y XL 215/45 R18 93Y XL
From 179.5
R18 225/40 R18 88Y 225/40 R18 88Y 23.0 9.0 25.08 BW
R18 225/40 R18 92Y XL 225/40 R18 92Y XL
R18 225/45 R18 91W 225/45 R18 91W
R18 225/50 R18 95W 225/50 R18 95W
R18 225/50 R18 99W XL 225/50 R18 99W XL
R18 235/40 R18 (91Y) 235/40 R18 (91Y)
R18 235/40 R18 (95Y) XL 235/40 R18 (95Y) XL
From 148.1
R18 235/40 R18 95Y XL 235/40 R18 95Y XL
R18 235/45 R18 (94Y) 235/45 R18 (94Y)
R18 235/45 R18 98Y XL 235/45 R18 98Y XL
R18 245/40 R18 93Y 245/40 R18 93Y
R18 245/45 R18 96W 245/45 R18 96W
R18 245/45 R18 96Y 245/45 R18 96Y
From 157.1
R18 245/45 R18 100W XL 245/45 R18 100W XL
R18 245/45 R18 100Y XL 245/45 R18 100Y XL XL 27.0 11.0 26.65 BW
R18 255/40 R18 95Y 255/40 R18 95Y 26.0 9.0 26.02 BW
R18 255/40 R18 99Y XL 255/40 R18 99Y XL
R18 255/45 R18 99Y 255/45 R18 99Y 27.0 11.0 27.05 BW
R18 265/40 R18 97Y 265/40 R18 97Y 28.0 10.0 26.34 BW
R18 265/40 R18 (101Y) XL 265/40 R18 (101Y) XL
From 190.3
R18 265/40 R18 101Y XL 265/40 R18 101Y XL XL 28.0 11.0 26.34 BW
R18 275/35 R18 95Y 275/35 R18 95Y
R18 275/40 R18 (99Y) 275/40 R18 (99Y)
From 218.3
R18 275/45 R18 103Y 275/45 R18 103Y 31.0 11.0 27.76 BW
R18 285/35 R18 97W 285/35 R18 97W
R18 295/35 R18 (99Y) 295/35 R18 (99Y)
R19 225/35 R19 (84Y) 225/35 R19 (84Y)
R19 225/40 R19 93Y XL 225/40 R19 93Y XL
R19 225/45 R19 96W XL 225/45 R19 96W XL
R19 235/35 R19 (87Y) 235/35 R19 (87Y)
R19 235/35 R19 91Y XL 235/35 R19 91Y XL
R19 235/40 R19 (92Y) 235/40 R19 (92Y)
R19 235/40 R19 96Y XL 235/40 R19 96Y XL
From 200.2
R19 245/40 R19 (94Y) 245/40 R19 (94Y)
R19 245/40 R19 94W 245/40 R19 94W
R19 245/40 R19 98W XL 245/40 R19 98W XL
From 206.8
R19 255/35 R19 96Y XL 255/35 R19 96Y XL
From 162.3
R19 255/40 R19 100Y XL 255/40 R19 100Y XL XL 29.0 11.0 27.05 BW
From 268.3
R19 265/35 R19 (94Y) 265/35 R19 (94Y)
From 226.1
R19 265/35 R19 94Y 265/35 R19 94Y
R19 265/35 R19 98Y XL 265/35 R19 98Y XL
R19 275/35 R19 (96Y) 275/35 R19 (96Y)
R19 275/35 R19 96W 275/35 R19 96W
R19 275/35 R19 100W XL 275/35 R19 100W XL
From 256.5
R19 275/40 R19 101Y 275/40 R19 101Y 31.0 11.0 27.68 BW
R19 275/40 R19 105Y XL 275/40 R19 105Y XL XL 30.0 11.0 27.7 BW
R19 275/40 R19 XL 275/40 R19 XL XL 31.0 11.0 27.68 BW
R19 285/30 R19 98Y XL 285/30 R19 98Y XL
R19 285/35 R19 (99Y) 285/35 R19 (99Y)
From 285.4
R19 285/35 R19 99Y 285/35 R19 99Y
R19 285/40 R19 (103Y) 285/40 R19 (103Y)
R19 285/40 R19 103Y 285/40 R19 103Y
R19 295/30 R19 (100Y) XL 295/30 R19 (100Y) XL
From 293.6
R19 305/30 R19 (102Y) XL 305/30 R19 (102Y) XL
From 312.8
R19 345/35 R19 (110Y) 345/35 R19 (110Y)
R20 245/35 R20 (91Y) 245/35 R20 (91Y)
R20 245/35 R20 95Y XL 245/35 R20 95Y XL
R20 245/40 R20 95W 245/40 R20 95W
From 293.0
R20 265/35 R20 99Y XL 265/35 R20 99Y XL
R20 285/35 R20 (100Y) 285/35 R20 (100Y)
From 244.8

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Questions and Answers

  • Nov 04, 2015
    Video

    Tyre Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Ecopia

    Bridgestone Potenza RE050 Ecopia is a premium class summer tire designed for passenger cars. Bridgestone tires are manufactured according to modern Japanese techology, providing highest safety on the road. If you are looking for perfect grip and driving comfort this is a model for you.