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Falken Eurowinter HS449

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  • Year Released: 2012
  • Regions for sale: Eastern Asia, Northern America, Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia
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We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Falken Eurowinter HS449. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– A satisfied motorist mentioned that with this set of tires handling was good, and his car was quieter than it was with the stock tires.
– Many owners said that these tires provided responsive handling and a crisp steering response in both wet and dry conditions.
– A lot of users said that these tires ensure outstanding grip on deep, loose, and hard-packed snow.
– The customers were happy that the price for the tire was affordable.

Reasons not to buy

– A few dissatisfied drivers said that the cornering capability of this tire was pretty low.
– Some unhappy drivers wrote that the tires were loud.

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Falken Eurowinter HS449 Tire Rank

 64  238 in Passenger / Winter

 29  109 in Studless Ice & Snow

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Falken Eurowinter HS449 Rating scores from other platforms:

SimpleTire Source
4.0 out of 5
Based on:
5 customer ratings
Oponeo Source
4.2 out of 5
Based on:
155 customer ratings
1,187,000 miles driven
Falken Eurowinter HS449



Description

The EUROWINTER HS449 raises the bar for the winter performance segment. With a new silica enriched compound, the HS449 is a blend of winter capability and dry performance. The directional tread design features an optimal amount of void ratio for grip in wet and slushy conditions as well as snow evacuation. 3D Canyon siping is utilized in the tread for ice grip and wet performance to help the tire maintain contact with the road in severe conditions. For those looking for performance in winter with dependability in the dry, the HS449 hits the mark.

  • The improved silica rubber mix ensures optimum road holding
  • Excellent grip and first-class braking properties
  • Improved driving comfort thanks to noise minimization
  • Excellent directional stability

Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Falken / Eurowinter HS449
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Winter
Rim Diameter
13 / 14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
145 / 155 / 165 / 175 / 185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 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
H (max 130 mph) ... V (max 149 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Falken / Eurowinter HS449 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Tread depth Max load Overall diameter Tire weight (kg) Sidewall styling Approved rim width Tire weight Load range Utqg Revs per mile Tread depth (mm) Measured rim width Max inflation pressure Tread width Section width Price
R13 175/70 R13 82T 175/70 R13 82T 11.0 1047 22.8 4.5 - 6 17.0 SL 925.0 9.0 5.0 44.0 5.4 7.0
R14 175/65 R14 82T 175/65 R14 82T 11.0 1047 23.1 5 - 6 17.0 SL 918.0 9.0 5.0 44.0 5.6 7.0
R14 175/70 R14 88T XL 175/70 R14 88T XL 11.0 1235 23.9 4.5 - 6 18.0 XL 883.0 9.0 5.0 50.0 5.4 7.0
R14 185/60 R14 82T 185/60 R14 82T 11.0 1047 22.8 5 - 6.5 17.0 SL 928.0 9.0 5.5 44.0 6.0 7.4
R14 185/65 R14 86T 185/65 R14 86T 11.0 1168 23.6 5 - 6.5 19.0 SL 898.0 9.0 5.5 44.0 5.9 7.4
R15 145/65 R15 72T 145/65 R15 72T
R15 155/60 R15 74T 155/60 R15 74T
R15 165/60 R15 77T 165/60 R15 77T
R15 175/65 R15 84T 175/65 R15 84T 11.0 1102 24.1 5 - 6 17.0 SL 877.0 9.0 5.0 44.0 5.6 7.0
R15 185/55 R15 82H 185/55 R15 82H 11.0 1047 23.2 5 - 6.5 17.0 SL 908.0 9.0 6.0 51.0 6.4 7.5
R15 185/60 R15 84T 185/60 R15 84T 11.0 1102 23.8 5 - 6.5 19.0 SL 886.0 9.0 5.5 44.0 6.0 7.4
R15 185/65 R15 88T 185/65 R15 88T 11.0 1235 24.5 5 - 6.5 20.0 SL 860.0 9.0 5.5 44.0 5.9 7.4
R15 195/55 R15 85H 195/55 R15 85H 11.0 1135 23.6 5.5 - 7 19.0 SL 895.0 9.0 6.0 51.0 6.7 7.8
R15 195/60 R15 88T 195/60 R15 88T 11.0 1235 24.3 5.5 - 7 20.0 SL 871.0 9.0 6.0 44.0 6.4 7.8
R15 195/65 R15 91T 195/65 R15 91T 11.0 1356 25.0 5.5 - 7 21.0 SL 848.0 9.0 6.0 44.0 6.2 8.0
R15 205/60 R15 91H 205/60 R15 91H 11.0 1356 24.7 5.5 - 7.5 21.0 SL 856.0 9.0 6.0 51.0 6.7 8.2
R15 205/65 R15 94T 205/65 R15 94T 11.0 1477 25.6 5.5 - 7.5 23.0 SL 829.0 9.0 6.0 44.0 6.5 8.2
R15 215/70 R15 98T 215/70 R15 98T 12.0 1653 27.0 5.5 - 7 25.0 SL 845.0 9.0 6.5 44.0 6.7 8.7
R16 195/55 R16 87H 195/55 R16 87H 11.0 1201 24.6 5.5 - 7 20.0 SL 856.0 9.0 6.0 51.0 6.7 7.8
R16 195/60 R16 89H 195/60 R16 89H
R16 195/65 R16 92H 195/65 R16 92H
R16 205/50 R16 91H XL 205/50 R16 91H XL 11.0 1356 24.2 5.5 - 7.5 22.0 XL 871.0 9.0 6.5 50.0 7.3 8.2
From 105.0
R16 205/55 R16 91H 205/55 R16 91H 11.0 1356 24.9 5.5 - 7.5 23.0 SL 845.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 7.1 8.4
R16 205/60 R16 96H XL 205/60 R16 96H XL 11.0 1565 25.8 5.5 - 7.5 24.0 XL 821.0 9.0 6.0 50.0 6.7 8.1
R16 205/65 R16 95H 205/65 R16 95H 11.0 1521 26.6 5.5 - 7.5 25.0 SL 795.0 9.0 6.0 51.0 6.5 8.2
R16 205/70 R16 97H 205/70 R16 97H
R16 215/55 R16 93H 215/55 R16 93H 11.0 1433 25.3 6 - 7.5 23.0 SL 834.0 9.0 7.0 51.0 7.4 8.9
R16 215/55 R16 97H XL 215/55 R16 97H XL 11.0 1609 25.3 6 - 7.5 25.0 XL 834.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.4 8.9
R16 215/60 R16 99H XL 215/60 R16 99H XL 11.0 1709 26.3 6 - 7.5 24.0 XL 805.0 9.0 6.5 50.0 7.0 8.7
R16 215/65 R16 98H 215/65 R16 98H 12.0 1653 27.1 6 - 7.5 26.0 SL 783.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 6.9 8.7
R16 225/55 R16 95H 225/55 R16 95H 12.0 1521 25.7 6 - 8 25.0 SL 821.0 9.0 7.0 51.0 7.8 9.2
R16 225/60 R16 102H XL 225/60 R16 102H XL
R16 225/60 R16 102V XL 225/60 R16 102V XL 12.0 1874 26.7 6 - 8 28.0 XL 795.0 9.0 6.5 50.0 7.3 9.0
R16 225/65 R16 100T 225/65 R16 100T 12.0 1764 27.6 6 ~ 8 28.0 SL 769.0 10.0 6.5 44.0 7.2 9.0
R16 235/60 R16 100H 235/60 R16 100H 12.0 1764 27.1 6.5 - 8.5 29.0 SL 783.0 9.0 7.0 51.0 7.7 9.5
R16 235/70 R16 106H 235/70 R16 106H
R17 205/50 R17 93V XL 205/50 R17 93V XL 11.0 1433 25.3 5.5 - 7.5 23.0 XL 829.0 9.0 6.5 50.0 7.3 8.2
R17 215/45 R17 91V XL 215/45 R17 91V XL 11.0 1356 24.7 7 - 8 22.0 XL 840.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.4 8.3
R17 215/50 R17 95V XL 215/50 R17 95V XL 11.0 1521 25.6 6 - 7.5 24.0 XL 821.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.7 8.7
R17 215/55 R17 98V XL 215/55 R17 98V XL 11.0 1653 26.4 6 - 7.5 25.0 XL 798.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.4 8.9
R17 215/60 R17 96H 215/60 R17 96H 11.0 1565 27.3 6 - 7.5 27.0 SL 774.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 7.0 8.7
R17 225/45 R17 94V XL 225/45 R17 94V XL 12.0 1477 25.0 7 - 8.5 24.0 XL 834.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 7.8 8.6
R17 225/50 R17 98V XL 225/50 R17 98V XL 12.0 1653 26.0 6 - 8 26.0 XL 808.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 8.0 9.0
R17 225/55 R17 101V XL 225/55 R17 101V XL 12.0 1819 26.9 6 - 8 27.0 XL 786.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.8 9.1
R17 225/60 R17 99H 225/60 R17 99H 12.0 1709 27.7 6 - 8 29.0 SL 764.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 7.3 8.9
R17 225/65 R17 102H 225/65 R17 102H 12.0 1874 28.6 6 - 8 30.0 SL 740.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 7.2 9.0
R17 235/45 R17 97V XL 235/45 R17 97V XL 12.0 1609 25.4 7.5 - 9 25.0 XL 821.0 9.0 8.0 50.0 8.1 9.2
R17 235/55 R17 103V XL 235/55 R17 103V XL 12.0 1929 27.2 6.5 - 8.5 28.0 XL 776.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 8.1 9.5
R17 235/60 R17 102H 235/60 R17 102H 12.0 1874 28.2 6.5 - 8.5 32.0 SL 751.0 9.0 7.0 51.0 7.7 9.4
R17 235/65 R17 108H XL 235/65 R17 108H XL 12.0 2205 29.1 6.5 - 8.5 33.0 XL 730.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.5 9.4
R17 245/45 R17 99V XL 245/45 R17 99V XL 12.0 1709 25.8 7.5 - 9 26.0 XL 808.0 9.0 8.0 50.0 8.5 9.6
R17 245/55 R17 102V 245/55 R17 102V
From 98.0
R18 215/45 R18 93V XL 215/45 R18 93V XL
R18 225/40 R18 92V XL 225/40 R18 92V XL 12.0 1389 25.2 7.5 - 9 25.0 XL 823.0 9.0 8.0 50.0 8.0 9.1
R18 225/45 R18 95V XL 225/45 R18 95V XL 12.0 1521 26.1 7 - 8.5 24.0 XL 800.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 7.8 8.7
R18 225/55 R18 98V 225/55 R18 98V 12.0 1653 27.9 6 - 8 28.0 SL 755.0 9.0 7.0 51.0 7.8 9.2
R18 225/60 R18 100H 225/60 R18 100H 12.0 1764 28.7 6 - 8 31.0 SL 736.0 9.0 6.5 51.0 7.3 9.0
R18 235/40 R18 95V XL 235/40 R18 95V XL
R18 235/45 R18 98V XL 235/45 R18 98V XL 12.0 1653 26.4 7.5 - 9 26.0 XL 788.0 9.0 8.0 50.0 8.1 9.3
R18 235/50 R18 101V XL 235/50 R18 101V XL 12.0 1819 27.4 6.5 - 8.5 29.0 XL 769.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 8.4 9.6
R18 235/55 R18 104H XL 235/55 R18 104H XL 12.0 1984 28.3 6.5 - 8.5 31.0 XL 745.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 8.1 9.6
R18 235/60 R18 107H XL 235/60 R18 107H XL 12.0 2149 29.2 6.5 - 8.5 32.0 XL 723.0 9.0 7.0 50.0 7.6 9.4
R18 245/40 R18 97V XL 245/40 R18 97V XL 12.0 1609 25.9 8 - 9.5 26.0 XL 805.0 9.0 8.5 50.0 8.6 9.5
R18 245/45 R18 100V 245/45 R18 100V 12.0 1764 26.8 7.5 - 9 27.0 XL 778.0 9.0 8.0 50.0 8.5 9.6
R18 245/50 R18 104V 245/50 R18 104V 12.0 1984 27.8 7 - 8.5 32.0 XL 758.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 8.7 10.0
R18 255/35 R18 94V XL 255/35 R18 94V XL
From 132.1
R18 255/40 R18 99V XL 255/40 R18 99V XL
From 130.0
R18 255/45 R18 103V XL 255/45 R18 103V XL 12.0 1929 27.1 8 - 9.5 29.0 XL 769.0 9.0 8.5 50.0 8.8 10.0
R18 255/55 R18 109V XL 255/55 R18 109V XL 12.0 2271 29.1 7 - 9 35.0 XL 725.0 10.0 8.0 50.0 8.8 10.3
R18 265/60 R18 110V 265/60 R18 110V 12.0 2337 30.6 7.5 - 9.5 38.0 SL 694.0 9.0 8.0 51.0 8.7 10.7
From 380.7
R19 225/45 R19 92V 225/45 R19 92V 12.0 1389 27.0 7 - 8.5 25.0 SL 769.0 9.0 7.5 51.0 7.8 8.6
R19 235/55 R19 105V XL 235/55 R19 105V XL 12.0 2039 29.3 6.5 - 8.5 33.0 XL 717.0 9.0 7.5 50.0 8.1 9.6
R19 255/50 R19 107V XL 255/50 R19 107V XL 12.0 2149 29.2 7 - 9 34.0 XL 719.0 10.0 8.0 50.0 9.1 10.1
R20 275/45 R20 106V 275/45 R20 106V 12.0 2094 29.9 8.5 - 10.5 35.0 SL 698.0 10.0 9.0 51.0 9.5 10.7

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