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Bridgestone Potenza RE050A RFT

What people think:
Dry Performance Price/Quality Handling Wet Performance Comfort Treadwear
What we think:
CORNERING QUIET RIDE COUPE CONTROL HANDLING SPORT PERFORMANCE SEDAN ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT
CoreScore 59:
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Popularity of the model 27:
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  • The number of tire types and sizes .

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Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • Official web page
  • Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.
  • Run-flat model
    Original tire model: Bridgestone / Potenza RE050A
  • Available Sizes in Line: 54
  • Original Equipment (OE) tires for:
    • • BMW 1 Series I LCI (E87/E81/E82/E88) [2007 .. 2012]
    • • BMW 3 Series V (E90/E91/E92/E93) LCI [2008 .. 2013]
    • • BMW 3 Series V (E90/E91/E92/E93) [2005 .. 2010]
    • • BMW 5 Series VI (F10/F11) [2009 .. 2013]
    • • BMW 6 Series III (F06/F12/F13) [2011 .. 2015]
    • • BMW 6 Series II (E63/E64) [2003 .. 2007]
    • • BMW 6 Series II (E63/E64) Facelift [2007 .. 2010]
    • • BMW Z4 II (E89) [2009 .. 2013]
    • • BMW Z4 II (E89) Facelift [2013 .. 2017]
    • • BMW Z4 I (E85/E86) Facelift [2006 .. 2008]
    • • Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano [2006 .. 2012]
    • • Mercedes-Benz A-Class
    • • Mercedes-Benz B-Class
    • • Audi TT
  • Year Released: 2009
  • Regions for sale: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Russia+, East Asia, Southeast Asia, Middle East, Oceania
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Bridgestone Potenza RE050A RFT Rating scores from other platforms:

Tirerack Source
3.0 out of 5
Based on:
199 customer ratings
1,468,878 miles driven
Tyrereviews Source
49.0 out of 100
Based on:
141 customer ratings
2,145,899 miles driven
SimpleTire Source
4.0 out of 5
Based on:
1 customer ratings
Bridgestone Potenza RE050A 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 RFT
Car Type
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 275 / 285 / 305 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
Optional
Mud and Snow
Optional
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
(Y) (max > 186 mph) ... ZR (max > 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Bridgestone / Potenza RE050A RFT Sizes & Specifications

Note! Many sizes of this line have been discontinued.

Rim Model Size Index Features Sidewall styling Overall diameter Load range Tire weight Tread depth Price
R16 225/50 R16 92W 225/50 R16 92W
R17 205/45 R17 W 205/45 R17 W
R17 205/45 R17 84 205/45 R17 84
R17 205/50 R17 89V 205/50 R17 89V
R17 205/50 R17 89W Runflat 205/50 R17 89W Runflat
R17 225/45 R17 91W Runflat 225/45 R17 91W Runflat
R17 225/45 R17 91Y 225/45 R17 91Y 8.4
R17 225/50 R17 94W 225/50 R17 94W
R17 225/50 R17 94Y 225/50 R17 94Y
R17 245/45 R17 95W 245/45 R17 95W
R17 245/45 R17 95Y 245/45 R17 95Y
R17 245/50 R17 99W 245/50 R17 99W
R17 255/40 R17 94V 255/40 R17 94V 8.9
R17 255/40 R17 94W Runflat 255/40 R17 94W Runflat
R17 255/40 R17 94Y 255/40 R17 94Y
R18 205/40 R18 82W Runflat 205/40 R18 82W Runflat
R18 215/40 R18 W 215/40 R18 W
R18 215/40 R18 85Y 215/40 R18 85Y 8.4
R18 225/40 R18 92W XL 225/40 R18 92W XL
R18 225/40 R18 88W Runflat 225/40 R18 88W Runflat
R18 225/40 R18 88Y 225/40 R18 88Y 8.4
R18 225/40 R18 92W Runflat XL 225/40 R18 92W Runflat, XL
R18 225/40 R18 92Y XL 225/40 R18 92Y XL
R18 245/35 R18 88Y 245/35 R18 88Y 8.4
R18 245/35 R18 88Y Runflat 245/35 R18 88Y Runflat
R18 245/40 R18 93W 245/40 R18 93W
R18 245/40 R18 93Y 245/40 R18 93Y 8.7
R18 245/45 R18 (96Y) 245/45 R18 (96Y)
R18 245/45 R18 96W 245/45 R18 96W 8.9
R18 245/45 R18 96Y 245/45 R18 96Y
R18 245/45 R18 100H XL 245/45 R18 100H XL
R18 255/35 R18 90W 255/35 R18 90W 8.9
R18 255/35 R18 94Y XL 255/35 R18 94Y XL
R18 275/35 R18 95W 275/35 R18 95W
R18 275/35 R18 95Y 275/35 R18 95Y 8.7
R18 275/35 R18 95W Runflat 275/35 R18 95W Runflat
R18 275/35 R18 95Y Runflat 275/35 R18 95Y Runflat
R18 275/40 R18 Y 275/40 R18 Y
R18 275/40 R18 99W 275/40 R18 99W 8.9
R19 225/35 R19 W 225/35 R19 W
R19 225/35 R19 88Y XL 225/35 R19 88Y XL 8.4
R19 245/40 R19 94 245/40 R19 94 8.7
R19 245/40 R19 (98Y) XL 245/40 R19 (98Y) XL
R19 245/40 R19 98Y XL 245/40 R19 98Y XL
R19 255/30 R19 91Y XL 255/30 R19 91Y XL
R19 275/35 R19 Y 275/35 R19 Y
R19 275/35 R19 96W 275/35 R19 96W 8.9
R19 275/35 R19 96W Runflat 275/35 R19 96W Runflat
R19 285/40 R19 (103Y) 285/40 R19 (103Y)
R19 285/40 R19 103Y 285/40 R19 103Y
R20 245/35 R20 91 245/35 R20 91 8.7
R20 245/35 R20 95Y XL 245/35 R20 95Y XL
R20 275/30 R20 97Y XL 275/30 R20 97Y XL 8.2
R20 305/35 R20 104Y 305/35 R20 104Y

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