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Bridgestone Potenza S-02

What people think:
Dry Performance Handling Wet Performance Comfort Treadwear
CoreScore 67:
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    We gather such data as the numbers of reviews and the ultimate score of the tire model on numerous tire-related websites such as amazon, tirerack, oponeo, simpletire, market.yandex, tyrereviews, and others.
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Popularity of the model 18:
  • Year of manufacture.
  • The premium brand factor .
  • The number of video reviews of the tire on youtube.com .
  • The number of news items about the model .
  • The number of times the tire was involved in professional tire tests.
  • The fact of the tire being on the bestseller lists on such reputed websites as amazon, tirerack, oponeo, simpletire, and others.
  • The number of tire types and sizes .

Value, max: unlimited
Value, average: 27

Key Facts

  • This model is no longer available or might have limited distribution.
  • This tire has been replaced by 🏁 Bridgestone / Potenza S-02A
  • This tire replaced β›” Bridgestone / Potenza S01
  • Available Sizes in Line: 21
  • Original Equipment (OE) tires for:
    • • BMW 5 Series
    • • Porsche Boxster I (986) [1996 .. 2004]
    • • Aston Martin DB7 NP [1994 .. 2003]
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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-02. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– Many drivers mentioned that these tires delivered good traction and cornering force.
– Most owners appreciated the tire’s performance in both dry and wet conditions.
– The tire's price is considered by many as well worth it for the performance.
– The tire offered a comfortable and quiet ride, according to the reviewers.

Reasons not to buy

– Some purchasers were dissatisfied with this tire’s performance in wet conditions.
– Some drivers complained that the tires didn't last long and that the tread wear was rather quick.

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Bridgestone Potenza S-02


Potenza S-02 tires from Bridgestone are high performance summer tires for sedans, sports cars and luxury vehicles that enjoy attractive profiles and excellent handling from a premium tire. Exceptional traction from innovative tread patterns mean superior handling and control in wet or dry conditions. Water funneling grooves force water away from the tire surface to reduce hydroplanes in inclement weather.

  • All weather traction
  • Attractive design
  • Excellent handling and steering

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
🏁 Bridgestone / Potenza S-02
Car Type
Rim Diameter
16 / 17 / 18 "
205 / 225 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 285 / 295 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Special Features
Mud and Snow
Extra Load
Speed and Load
Speed Index
(Y) (max > 186 mph) ... ZR (max > 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)

🏁 Bridgestone / Potenza S-02 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Price
R16 205/55 R16 89W M+S 205/55 R16 89W M+S
R16 205/55 R16 91W 205/55 R16 91W
R16 225/50 R16 92W 225/50 R16 92W
R16 245/45 R16 245/45 R16
R16 245/45 R16 90Y 245/45 R16 90Y
R17 205/50 R17 205/50 R17
R17 205/50 R17 (89Y) 205/50 R17 (89Y)
R17 225/45 R17 225/45 R17
R17 255/40 R17 255/40 R17
R17 255/40 R17 (94Y) 255/40 R17 (94Y)
R18 225/40 R18 225/40 R18
R18 225/40 R18 88Y 225/40 R18 88Y
R18 245/40 R18 93Y 245/40 R18 93Y
R18 265/35 R18 265/35 R18
R18 265/35 R18 (93Y) 265/35 R18 (93Y)
R18 265/35 R18 93Y 265/35 R18 93Y
R18 265/35 R18 93ZR 265/35 R18 93ZR
R18 285/30 R18 (93Y) 285/30 R18 (93Y)
R18 285/30 R18 93Y 285/30 R18 93Y
R18 285/30 R18 93Z M+S 285/30 R18 93Z M+S
R18 295/30 R18 98Y XL 295/30 R18 98Y XL

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