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Popular Vehicle Fitments :: Falken Espia EPZ II

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Falken Espia EPZ II



Description

The ESPIA EPZ II ensures driving confidence in the harshest winter conditions. Using the latest technology in tread design, compound and construction, the EPZ II is an excellent blend of winter performance and longer tread wear. The zigzag shape of the main groove is designed to provide resistance to hydroplaning while the tread notches create biting edges for traction on snow and ice. ESPIA EPZ II, designed for the most unforgiving winters.

  • Dual-purpose tread pattern (Offering both an ice face and snow face, through a Falken-patented dual tread pattern, which provides for a wider center tread and expanded lateral shoulder area grooves, improving overall grip on snow and ice).
  • New canyon sipes technology (Siping inside the block is composed of complex zigzag bodies which are angled and deep to allow the tread to flex and grab additional traction in every winter condition).
  • Self-maintenance mechanism (An antiaging agent continues to seep from the base tread to fight ultra violet rays, as well as repeated bending. This enables the tire to work better, by controlling aging and maintaining the fundamental functions of a tire).
  • Improved performance (The new tire offers a longer life, better stability and stronger performance than previous studless tires).
  • Shoulder-edge wave sipe (Provides a stronger resistance to wandering which encourages a confident and consistent driving experience).

Falken Espia EPZ II Latest Reviews

24 October, 2020 11:32 by Terri Arellano
3
More than 6 months
City
What is good?
Snow/Ice Performance
These tires are great for those who live in the snow area because their performance in snow and ice is excellent! And in the dry the traction is also good. My ride is comfortable and relatively quiet.
What is bad?
Wet Performance
The main shortcoming is in that the wet traction is dangerous.
Comments
I recommend them only for the snow riding.

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Falken / Espia EPZ II
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Winter
Rim Diameter
14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 "
Width
175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 mm
Aspect Ratio
40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
T (max 118 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Falken / Espia EPZ II Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Sidewall styling Tread depth Measured rim width Load range Tire weight Overall diameter Tread depth (mm) Utqg Approved rim width Max inflation pressure Section width Max load Tire weight (kg) Tread width Revs per mile Price
R14 175/65 R14 86T XL 175/65 R14 86T XL 11.0 5.0 XL 16.0 23.0 9.0 5 - 6 50.0 7.0 1168 5.8 918.0
R14 185/65 R14 90T XL 185/65 R14 90T XL 11.0 5.5 XL 18.0 23.5 9.0 5 - 6.5 50.0 7.4 1323 6.2 905.0
R15 175/65 R15 88T XL 175/65 R15 88T XL 11.0 5.0 XL 18.0 24.0 9.0 5 - 6 50.0 7.0 1235 5.8 783.0
R15 185/60 R15 88T XL 185/60 R15 88T XL 11.0 5.5 XL 18.0 23.9 9.0 5 - 6.5 50.0 7.4 1235 6.2 883.0
R15 185/65 R15 92T XL 185/65 R15 92T XL 11.0 5.5 XL 19.0 24.5 9.0 5 - 6.5 50.0 7.4 1389 6.2 865.0
R15 195/60 R15 92T XL 195/60 R15 92T XL 11.0 6.0 XL 20.0 24.3 9.0 5.5 - 7 50.0 7.9 1389 6.5 868.0
R15 195/65 R15 95T XL 195/65 R15 95T XL 11.0 6.0 XL 20.0 25.0 9.0 5.5 - 7 50.0 7.9 1521 6.5 848.0
R15 205/65 R15 99T XL 205/65 R15 99T XL 12.0 6.0 XL 23.0 25.5 9.0 5.5 - 7.5 50.0 8.2 1709 6.8 832.0
R15 215/70 R15 98T 215/70 R15 98T 12.0 6.5 SL 26.0 27.1 9.0 5.5 - 7 44.0 8.7 1653 7.0 877.0
R16 205/55 R16 94T XL 205/55 R16 94T XL 12.0 6.5 XL 25.0 25.0 9.0 5.5 - 7.5 50.0 8.4 1477 6.8 842.0
R16 205/60 R16 96T XL 205/60 R16 96T XL 12.0 6.0 XL 24.0 25.8 9.0 5.5 - 7.5 50.0 8.2 1565 6.8 818.0
R16 205/65 R16 95T 205/65 R16 95T 12.0 6.0 SL 24.0 26.5 9.0 5.5 - 7.5 44.0 8.2 1521 6.8 800.0
R16 215/60 R16 99T XL 215/60 R16 99T XL 12.0 6.5 XL 26.0 26.3 9.0 6 - 7.5 50.0 8.7 1709 7.2 805.0
R16 215/65 R16 98T 215/65 R16 98T 12.0 6.5 SL 25.0 27.0 9.0 6 - 7.5 44.0 8.7 1653 7.2 786.0
R16 225/60 R16 102T XL 225/60 R16 102T XL 12.0 6.5 XL 27.0 26.7 9.0 6 - 8 50.0 9.0 1874 7.5 793.0
R16 225/65 R16 100T 225/65 R16 100T 12.0 6.5 SL 28.0 27.5 9.0 6 - 8 44.0 9.0 1764 7.5 771.0
R17 215/55 R17 98T XL 215/55 R17 98T XL 12.0 7.0 XL 25.0 26.5 9.0 6 - 7.5 50.0 8.9 1653 7.1 798.0
R17 225/45 R17 94T XL 225/45 R17 94T XL 12.0 7.5 XL 25.0 25.2 9.0 7 - 8.5 50.0 8.9 1477 7.4 826.0
R17 225/50 R17 98T XL 225/50 R17 98T XL 12.0 7.0 XL 26.0 26.1 9.0 6 - 8 50.0 9.2 1653 7.4 808.0
R17 225/55 R17 101T XL 225/55 R17 101T XL 12.0 7.0 XL 27.0 26.9 9.0 6 - 8 50.0 9.2 1819 7.5 783.0
R17 235/55 R17 99T 235/55 R17 99T 12.0 7.5 SL 28.0 27.3 9.0 6.5 - 8.5 44.0 9.6 1709 7.8 778.0
R18 225/40 R18 92T XL 225/40 R18 92T XL 12.0 8.0 XL 24.0 25.1 9.0 7.5 - 9 50.0 9.1 1389 7.4 826.0
R18 225/45 R18 95T XL 225/45 R18 95T XL 12.0 7.5 XL 26.0 26.1 9.0 7 - 8.5 50.0 8.9 1521 7.4 803.0
R18 235/50 R18 101T XL 235/50 R18 101T XL 12.0 7.5 XL 29.0 27.5 9.0 6.5 - 8.5 50.0 9.6 1819 7.8 769.0

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24 October, 2020 11:32 by Terri Arellano
3
More than 6 months
City
What is good?
Snow/Ice Performance
These tires are great for those who live in the snow area because their performance in snow and ice is excellent! And in the dry the traction is also good. My ride is comfortable and relatively quiet.
What is bad?
Wet Performance
The main shortcoming is in that the wet traction is dangerous.
Comments
I recommend them only for the snow riding.

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