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Bridgestone Potenza RE050A II RFT

What people think:
Dry Performance Handling Wet Performance Treadwear Comfort
What we think:
CONTROL CORNERING ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT HANDLING TRACTION
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Summary

We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Bridgestone Potenza RE050A II RFT. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– A couple of happy drivers said that they experienced incredible tread life with these tires.
– The car owners said these tires had great traction for acceleration, braking and cornering, and they gave a true feeling of safety and security.
– A few users mentioned that they were impressed by the smooth and quiet ride of this tire.
– Some purchasers welcomed the tire's performance in both dry and wet conditions.

Reasons not to buy

– The tire is very expensive, according to the reviewers.
– There were consumers who said that the tire is noisy.

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Bridgestone Potenza RE050A II RFT Rating scores from other platforms:

Tirerack Source
3.5 out of 5
Based on:
54 customer ratings
414,000 miles driven
SimpleTire Source
4.2 out of 5
Based on:
3 customer ratings
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A II RFT



Description

Original equipment on many high-performance vehicles, the Potenza RE050 is built for the pleasure of driving. This tire comes loaded with race-proven technology: UNI-T for outstanding wet and dry traction, a tread pattern that promotes rapid water evacuation, variable dimensions in the tread blocks, and the smoother shape to reduce road noise. An asymmetrical pattern in the RE050A tread increases surface contact to enhance acceleration and cornering. Put this Potenza through its paces and discover what ultra-high performance really means.

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

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Bridgestone / Potenza RE050A II RFT
Car Type
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
17 "
Width
225 / 255 mm
Aspect Ratio
40 / 45 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
Yes
Mud and Snow
Optional
Extra Load
No
Speed and Load
Speed Index
V (max 149 mph) ... W (max 168 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Bridgestone / Potenza RE050A II RFT Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Price
R17 225/45 R17 91V Runflat 225/45 R17 91V Runflat
R17 225/45 R17 91V Runflat M+S 225/45 R17 91V Runflat, M+S
R17 255/40 R17 94V Runflat 255/40 R17 94V Runflat
R17 255/40 R17 94V Runflat M+S 255/40 R17 94V Runflat, M+S
R17 255/40 R17 94W Runflat 255/40 R17 94W Runflat
R17 255/40 R17 94W Runflat M+S 255/40 R17 94W Runflat, M+S

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