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Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position

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Dry Performance Handling Comfort Wet Performance Treadwear Snow/Ice Performance
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Value, average: 27

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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 S-04 Pole Position. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– Most drivers appreciated the tire’s performance in both dry and wet conditions.
– The drivers appreciated the excellent braking and cornering performance of this tire.
– Most drivers agreed that the tires were good value for money.
– A few drivers mentioned that they were impressed by the smooth and quiet ride of this tire.

Reasons not to buy

– One driver warned that these tires were not suitable for the low temperatures.
– One driver was disappointed with the snow performance of this tire.

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Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position Tire Rank

 42  139 in Passenger / Summer

 12  22 in Max Performance Summer

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Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position Rating scores from other platforms:

Tyrereviews Source
77.0 out of 100
Based on:
1 customer ratings
15,000 miles driven
SimpleTire Source
4.2 out of 5
Based on:
5 customer ratings
Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position



Description

The Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position is developed for the drivers of ultra high performance sports cars, coupes and sedans who want to feel the rush of driving their vehicle. Potenza S-04 Pole Position tires are high performance tires optimized to perform in wet and dry conditions. Their high performance features help blend cornering grip with ride comfort.

  • Summer Ultra-High Performance
  • Confident wet and dry performance
  • Technologies enhance responsiveness and cornering

Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position Latest News

  • Sep 06, 2019
    Tire Chart 2020

    TireRack.com: Best in Max Performance Summer

    Ranked #6th of 13. Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position
    Highs and Lows:
    Wet Performance Dry Performance Comfort
  • Oct 11, 2018
    Video

    The Performance Hierarchy of Bridgestone Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    Bridgestone's Potenza S007A is designed to be the spiritual successor to the Potenza RE-11, bridging the performance and refinement gap between hardcore Extreme Performance tires and not-quite-track-worthy Max Performance. To find out what it offers and where it fits in Bridgestone's performance pedigree, we compared it to the Extreme Performance Potenza RE-71R and the Max Performance Potenza S-04 Pole Position.

  • Aug 14, 2014
    Video

    Tested: Max Performance Summer Tires to Fits Your Needs | Tire Rack

    Max Performance Summer tires are designed to offer the highest blend of dry/wet traction and handling via the latest in design and technology. Want it all in a tire you can drive and live with on the street? These might be for you.


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Bridgestone / Potenza S-04 Pole Position
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 / 285 / 295 / 305 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Bridgestone / Potenza S-04 Pole Position Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Tire weight Sidewall styling Tread depth Load range Overall diameter Price
R16 205/55 R16 91Y 205/55 R16 91Y 24.0 BW 10.0 24.88
R17 205/45 R17 88Y XL 205/45 R17 88Y XL 22.0 BW 10.0 XL 24.25
R17 205/50 R17 93Y XL 205/50 R17 93Y XL 29.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.1
R17 215/45 R17 91Y XL 215/45 R17 91Y XL 23.0 BW 10.0 XL 24.65
R17 225/45 R17 91Y 225/45 R17 91Y 25.0 BW 10.0 24.96
R17 235/45 R17 94Y 235/45 R17 94Y 26.0 BW 10.0 25.35
R17 235/50 R17 96Y 235/50 R17 96Y 28.0 BW 10.0 26.3
R17 245/40 R17 91Y 245/40 R17 91Y 26.0 BW 10.0 24.72
R17 255/40 R17 94Y 255/40 R17 94Y 27.0 BW 10.0 25.04
R18 215/45 R18 93Y XL 215/45 R18 93Y XL 26.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.63
R18 225/40 R18 92Y XL 225/40 R18 92Y XL 29.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.08
R18 225/45 R18 91Y 225/45 R18 91Y 25.0 BW 10.0 25.94
R18 225/50 R18 95Y 225/50 R18 95Y 28.0 BW 10.0 26.89
R18 235/40 R18 95Y XL 235/40 R18 95Y XL 26.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.39
R18 235/45 R18 94Y 235/45 R18 94Y 27.0 BW 10.0 26.3
R18 245/35 R18 92Y XL 245/35 R18 92Y XL 26.0 BW 10.0 XL 24.76
R18 245/40 R18 97Y XL 245/40 R18 97Y XL 27.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.71
R18 245/45 R18 96Y 245/45 R18 96Y 28.0 BW 10.0 26.65
R18 255/35 R18 94Y XL 255/35 R18 94Y XL 27.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.0
R18 255/40 R18 99Y XL 255/40 R18 99Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.02
R18 255/45 R18 99Y 255/45 R18 99Y 30.0 BW 10.0 27.05
R18 265/35 R18 97Y XL 265/35 R18 97Y XL 29.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.31
R18 265/40 R18 101Y XL 265/40 R18 101Y XL 31.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.34
R18 265/45 R18 101Y 265/45 R18 101Y 31.0 BW 10.0 27.4
R18 275/35 R18 95Y 275/35 R18 95Y 30.0 BW 10.0 25.55
R18 285/30 R18 93Y 285/30 R18 93Y 27.0 BW 10.0 24.76
R18 285/35 R18 101Y XL 285/35 R18 101Y XL 32.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.87
R19 225/40 R19 93Y XL 225/40 R19 93Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.1
R19 225/45 R19 96Y XL 225/45 R19 96Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.97
R19 235/35 R19 91Y XL 235/35 R19 91Y XL 26.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.47
R19 235/40 R19 92Y 235/40 R19 92Y 25.0 BW 10.0 26.4
R19 245/35 R19 93Y XL 245/35 R19 93Y XL 27.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.79
R19 245/40 R19 98Y XL 245/40 R19 98Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.73
R19 245/45 R19 98Y 245/45 R19 98Y 30.0 BW 10.0 27.68
R19 255/35 R19 96Y XL 255/35 R19 96Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.02
R19 255/40 R19 100Y XL 255/40 R19 100Y XL 26.0 BW 10.0 XL 27.05
R19 265/35 R19 98Y XL 265/35 R19 98Y XL 30.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.34
R19 265/40 R19 98Y 265/40 R19 98Y 30.0 BW 10.0 27.4
R19 275/35 R19 100Y XL 275/35 R19 100Y XL 30.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.57
R19 275/40 R19 101Y 275/40 R19 101Y 33.0 BW 10.0 27.68
R19 285/30 R19 98Y XL 285/30 R19 98Y XL 30.0 BW 10.0 XL 25.79
R19 285/35 R19 99Y 285/35 R19 99Y 32.0 BW 10.0 26.89
R19 295/30 R19 100Y XL 295/30 R19 100Y XL 31.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.02
R19 305/30 R19 102Y XL 305/30 R19 102Y XL 33.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.26
R20 245/35 R20 91Y 245/35 R20 91Y 27.0 BW 10.0 26.8
R20 245/40 R20 99Y XL 245/40 R20 99Y XL 31.0 BW 10.0 XL 27.72
R20 255/35 R20 97Y XL 255/35 R20 97Y XL 28.0 BW 10.0 XL 27.01
R20 275/35 R20 102Y XL 275/35 R20 102Y XL 27.0 BW 10.0 XL 27.56
R20 285/30 R20 99Y XL 285/30 R20 99Y XL 30.0 BW 10.0 XL 26.77
R20 295/30 R20 101Y XL 295/30 R20 101Y XL 32.0 BW 10.0 XL 27.0

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Questions and Answers

  • Sep 06, 2019
    Tire Chart 2020

    TireRack.com: Best in Max Performance Summer

    Ranked #6th of 13. Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position
    Highs and Lows:
    Wet Performance Dry Performance Comfort
  • Oct 11, 2018
    Video

    The Performance Hierarchy of Bridgestone Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    Bridgestone's Potenza S007A is designed to be the spiritual successor to the Potenza RE-11, bridging the performance and refinement gap between hardcore Extreme Performance tires and not-quite-track-worthy Max Performance. To find out what it offers and where it fits in Bridgestone's performance pedigree, we compared it to the Extreme Performance Potenza RE-71R and the Max Performance Potenza S-04 Pole Position.

  • Aug 14, 2014
    Video

    Tested: Max Performance Summer Tires to Fits Your Needs | Tire Rack

    Max Performance Summer tires are designed to offer the highest blend of dry/wet traction and handling via the latest in design and technology. Want it all in a tire you can drive and live with on the street? These might be for you.

  • Aug 08, 2013
    Video

    Tested: Latest vs Greatest Max Performance Summer | Tire Rack

    Max Performance tires deliver an unsurpassed blend of dry/wet traction and handling for the street via high-tech materials and advanced manufacturing. They aren't hampered by the inherent compromises of an all-season tire. And unlike Extreme Performance tires, they have good road manners. How do the newest compare to the top tires in the category?

  • Aug 02, 2012
    Video

    Tested: Max Performance Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    We always look forward to testing Max Performance Summer tires - the proverbial running shoes for cars. They're the pinnacle in tire technology, blending the latest in tread compounds and internal components with highly engineered designs. To find out how they drive, we selected several of the best and two of the newest to compare.

  • Jul 14, 2011
    Video

    Tested: Max Performance Summer Clash of the Titans | Tire Rack

    Recently, two titans in the tire world launched new Max Performance Summer tires: Bridgestone and their Potenza S-04 Pole Position and Michelin with the Pilot Super Sport. Both are long-awaited replacements for very capable and popular products from each brand. How do they compare to the other heavy hitters in the category?

  • Mar 29, 2011
    Video

    The Bridgestone Potenza S-04 Pole Position

    A summer, Ultra High Performance product that replaces the Potenza RE050A Pole Position .