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  • Year Released: 2008
  • Regions for sale: Asia, Northern America, Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia, Oceania
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We spent several hours reading reviews from experts and tire owners. In summary, this is what people think about Federal SS595. You can agree with these conclusions by voting for any item:

Reasons to buy vote if agree

– 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.
– The drivers appreciated the tire’s performance in both dry and wet conditions.

Reasons not to buy

– One driver complained that these tires were difficult to balance.
– Some unhappy drivers wrote that the tires were loud.

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Federal SS595 Rating scores from other platforms:

SimpleTire Source
4.0 out of 5
Based on:
86 customer ratings
Oponeo Source
3.9 out of 5
Based on:
37 customer ratings
321,000 miles driven

Description

Federal's extremely successful UHP, the former ss595, has been repositioned and renamed simply as the 595. Slight technical changes have been made by FTC to the tire to suit the purposes and take the abuse of drifting competition. Combat-bred. Performance-driven. For those requiring flat-out performance, no other tire grips like the 595, yet still provides for the basic comforts of everyday driving. Aggressive V-shaped tread and innovative silica compound maximizes level of adhesion, resistance to aquaplaning, and gives your car ultimate control in acceleration, cornering and braking. Unparalleled comfort in its class.

  • Our latest tire technology, TTIC, for smoothness, speed, and safety
  • M.P.O. (Magnified Performance Optimization) technology " for consistent performance throughout the tire's life
  • Three Radius Tread Arc delivers even pressure across the contact area
  • Flange Protector protects expensive rims from potholes and curb damage
  • Steel Sidewall and Belts for optimum performance in all temperatures
  • Opti-Noise Technology for a quiet, comfortable ride
  • Aggressive uni-directional tread pattern enhances high speed stability and traction
  • Unique shoulder block design for predictable handling in different driving conditions

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Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Federal / SS595
Car Type
Passenger
Season
All Season
Rim Diameter
13 / 14 / 15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
185 / 195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 265 / 275 mm
Aspect Ratio
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
H (max 130 mph) ... Y (max 186 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Federal / SS595 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Sidewall styling Rim width Approved rim width Tire weight Section width (mm) Tread depth (inch) Tread width (inch) Max inflation pressure Tread depth (mm) Overall diameter (inch) Section width (inch) Load range Max load (lbs) Max load (kg) Tread width (mm) Utqg Overall diameter (mm) Price
R13 185/60 R13 80H 185/60 R13 80H BW 5.5 5-6.5 7.2 183.0 7.9 5.8 44.0 10.0 21.7 7.2 992 450 148.0 460/A/A 552.0
R13 205/60 R13 87H 205/60 R13 87H BW 6 5.5-7.5 8.2 205.0 8.1 6.3 44.0 10.0 22.7 8.1 1202 545 160.0 460/A/A 576.0
R14 185/55 R14 80V 185/55 R14 80V BW 6 5-6.5 7.7 185.0 7.3 6.5 44.0 9.0 22.0 7.3 992 450 164.0 260/A/A 560.0
R14 195/60 R14 86H 195/60 R14 86H BW 6 5.5-7 7.9 195.0 8.0 6.1 44.0 10.0 23.2 7.7 1168 530 156.0 460/A/A 589.0
R14 205/60 R14 89H 205/60 R14 89H BW 6 5.5-7.5 8.8 202.0 8.2 6.3 44.0 10.0 23.7 8.0 1279 580 160.0 460/A/A 601.0
R15 185/55 R15 82V 185/55 R15 82V BW 6 5-6.5 8.1 182.0 7.3 6.5 44.0 9.0 23.0 7.2 1047 475 164.0 260/A/A 585.0
R15 195/45 R15 78V 195/45 R15 78V BW 6.5 6-7.5 7.5 198.0 7.5 6.9 44.0 9.0 21.9 7.8 937 425 176.0 240/A/A 556.0
R15 195/50 R15 82W 195/50 R15 82W BW 6 5.5-7 8.7 201.0 7.1 6.7 44.0 9.0 22.7 7.9 1047 475 169.0 260/AA/A 577.0
R15 195/55 R15 85W 195/55 R15 85W BW 6 5.5-7 9.0 199.0 7.5 6.8 44.0 9.0 23.4 7.8 1135 515 172.0 260/AA/A 595.0
R16 195/45 R16 84V XL 195/45 R16 84V XL BW 6.5 6-7.5 8.1 200.0 7.5 6.9 50.0 9.0 22.9 7.9 XL 1102 500 176.0 240/A/A 581.0
R16 205/45 R16 83V 205/45 R16 83V BW 7 6.5-7.5 8.8 213.0 7.5 7.1 44.0 9.0 23.2 8.4 1073 487 180.0 240/A/A 590.0
R16 205/45 R16 83W 205/45 R16 83W BW 7 6.5-7.5 9.4 213.0 7.5 7.1 44.0 9.0 23.2 8.4 1073 487 180.0 240/AA/A 590.0
R16 205/50 R16 87W 205/50 R16 87W BW 6.5 5.5-7.5 9.7 211.0 7.8 7.1 44.0 10.0 24.0 8.3 1201 545 180.0 260/AA/A 609.0
R16 205/55 R16 91W 205/55 R16 91W BW 6.5 5.5-7.5 9.8 204.0 7.5 7.1 44.0 9.0 24.9 8.0 1355 615 180.0 260/AA/A 632.0
R16 215/40 R16 86W XL 215/40 R16 86W XL BW 7.5 7-8.5 9.6 225.0 7.6 7.6 50.0 10.0 22.7 8.9 XL 1168 530 192.0 240/AA/A 576.0
R16 215/55 R16 93W 215/55 R16 93W BW 7 6-7.5 10.9 224.0 7.6 7.5 44.0 10.0 25.3 8.8 1433 650 190.0 260/AA/A 642.0
R16 235/60 R16 100V 235/60 R16 100V BW 7 6.5-8.5 12.7 234.0 7.9 7.3 44.0 10.0 27.1 9.2 1764 800 186.0 260/A/A 689.0
R16 235/60 R16 100W 235/60 R16 100W BW 7 6.5-8.5 12.2 234.0 7.9 7.3 44.0 10.0 27.1 9.2 1764 800 186.0 260/AA/A 689.0
R16 245/50 R16 98V 245/50 R16 98V BW 7.5 7-8.5 12.8 255.0 8.5 9.1 44.0 11.0 25.4 10.0 1653 750 232.0 260/A/A 646.0
R17 205/40 R17 80V 205/40 R17 80V BW 7.5 7-8 8.5 220.0 7.1 7.1 44.0 9.0 23.4 8.7 992 450 180.0 240/A/A 594.0
R17 205/40 R17 80W 205/40 R17 80W BW 7.5 7-8 8.6 220.0 7.1 7.1 44.0 9.0 23.4 8.7 992 450 180.0 240/AA/A 594.0
R17 205/45 R17 84V 205/45 R17 84V BW 7 6.5-7.5 9.8 211.0 7.6 7.1 44.0 10.0 24.2 8.3 1102 500 180.0 240/A/A 615.0
R17 205/45 R17 88W XL 205/45 R17 88W XL BW 7 6.5-7.5 10.1 211.0 7.6 7.1 50.0 10.0 24.2 8.3 XL 1235 560 180.0 240/AA/A 615.0
R17 205/50 R17 93W XL 205/50 R17 93W XL BW 6.5 5.5-7.5 10.1 216.0 8.0 7.1 50.0 10.0 25.1 8.5 XL 1433 650 180.0 260/AA/A 638.0
R17 215/40 R17 83V 215/40 R17 83V BW 7.5 7-8.5 9.5 223.0 7.5 7.5 44.0 9.0 23.7 8.8 1074 487 190.0 240/A/A 603.0
R17 215/40 R17 83W 215/40 R17 83W BW 7.5 7-8.5 10.2 223.0 7.5 7.5 44.0 9.0 23.7 8.8 1074 487 190.0 240/AA/A 603.0
R17 215/45 R17 87V 215/45 R17 87V BW 7 7-8 9.8 224.0 7.6 7.6 44.0 10.0 24.6 8.8 1201 545 194.0 240/A/A 626.0
R17 215/45 R17 87W 215/45 R17 87W BW 7 7-8 9.8 229.0 7.6 7.6 44.0 10.0 24.6 9.0 1201 545 194.0 240/AA/A 626.0
R17 215/50 R17 91W 215/50 R17 91W BW 7 6-7.5 11.7 234.0 8.2 7.9 44.0 10.0 25.4 9.2 1356 615 200.0 260/AA/A 646.0
R17 225/45 R17 91V 225/45 R17 91V BW 7.5 7-8.5 10.2 229.0 7.7 7.9 44.0 10.0 24.9 9.0 1356 615 200.0 240/A/A 633.0
R17 225/45 R17 91W 225/45 R17 91W BW 7.5 7-8.5 11.0 229.0 7.7 7.9 44.0 10.0 24.9 9.0 1356 615 200.0 240/AA/A 633.0
R17 225/50 R17 94W 225/50 R17 94W BW 7 6-8 12.4 234.0 8.3 8.2 44.0 10.0 25.8 9.2 1477 670 208.0 260/AA/A 656.0
R17 225/55 R17 97W 225/55 R17 97W BW 7 6-8 12.5 235.0 7.9 8.2 44.0 10.0 26.7 9.2 1609 730 208.0 260/AA/A 678.0
R17 235/40 R17 90V 235/40 R17 90V BW 8.5 8-9.5 10.8 246.0 8.3 8.3 44.0 10.0 24.3 9.7 1323 600 212.0 240/A/A 618.0
R17 235/45 R17 93V 235/45 R17 93V BW 8 7.5-9 10.9 243.0 7.7 8.3 44.0 10.0 25.3 9.6 1433 650 210.0 240/A/A 643.0
R17 235/45 R17 94W 235/45 R17 94W BW 8 7.5-9 11.1 243.0 7.7 8.3 44.0 10.0 25.3 9.6 1477 670 210.0 240/AA/A 643.0
R17 245/40 R17 92V 245/40 R17 92V BW 8.5 8-9.5 11.9 249.0 8.6 8.6 44.0 11.0 24.7 9.8 1389 630 218.0 240/A/A 627.0
R17 245/45 R17 95V 245/45 R17 95V BW 8 7.5-9 11.9 252.0 7.8 8.5 44.0 10.0 25.6 9.9 1521 690 216.0 240/A/A 651.0
R17 255/40 R17 94V 255/40 R17 94V BW 9 8.5-10 11.5 260.0 8.7 8.7 44.0 11.0 24.9 10.2 1477 670 220.0 240/A/A 633.0
R17 255/50 R17 101V 255/50 R17 101V BW 8 7-9 13.6 264.0 8.5 9.3 44.0 11.0 27.1 10.4 1819 825 236.0 260/A/A 688.0
R17 255/55 R17 102V 255/55 R17 102V BW 8 7-9 13.4 257.0 8.0 9.1 44.0 10.0 27.9 10.1 1874 850 230.0 260/A/A 709.0
R17 275/40 R17 98V 275/40 R17 98V BW 9.5 9-10.5 12.7 280.0 8.2 9.7 44.0 10.0 25.6 11.0 1654 750 246.0 240/A/A 649.0
R18 215/35 R18 84W XL 215/35 R18 84W XL BW 7.5 7-8.5 9.6 216.0 8.0 7.5 50.0 10.0 23.9 8.5 XL 1102 500 191.0 240/AA/A 606.0
R18 215/40 R18 85W 215/40 R18 85W BW 7.5 7-8.5 10.3 223.0 7.5 7.5 44.0 9.0 24.8 8.8 1135 515 190.0 240/AA/A 629.0
R18 225/35 R18 83W 225/35 R18 83W BW 8 7.5-9 10.4 227.0 8.1 7.9 44.0 10.0 24.1 8.9 1074 487 200.0 240/AA/A 613.0
R18 225/40 R18 88W 225/40 R18 88W BW 8 7.5-9 10.6 230.0 7.9 8.1 44.0 10.0 25.1 9.1 1235 550 206.0 240/AA/A 639.0
R18 225/45 R18 91W 225/45 R18 91W BW 7.5 7-8.5 11.1 228.0 7.9 7.7 44.0 10.0 25.9 9.0 1356 615 196.0 240/AA/A 658.0
R18 235/40 R18 91W 235/40 R18 91W BW 8.5 8-9.5 11.6 246.0 8.3 8.3 44.0 10.0 25.3 9.7 1356 615 210.0 240/AA/A 643.0
R18 235/45 R18 94V 235/45 R18 94V BW 8 7.5-9 11.0 230.0 7.1 7.7 44.0 9.0 26.5 9.1 1477 670 195.0 240/AA/A 673.0
R18 235/50 R18 101W XL 235/50 R18 101W XL BW 7.5 6.5-8.5 14.0 250.0 7.9 8.9 50.0 10.0 27.2 9.8 XL 1819 825 225.0 260/AA/A 692.0
R18 245/40 R18 93W 245/40 R18 93W BW 8.5 8-9.5 12.1 253.0 8.7 8.7 44.0 11.0 25.6 10.0 1433 650 220.0 240/AA/A 651.0
R18 245/45 R18 96W 245/45 R18 96W BW 8 7.5-9 12.4 250.0 7.9 8.7 44.0 10.0 26.6 9.9 1565 710 220.0 240/AA/A 676.0
R18 255/35 R18 90W 255/35 R18 90W BW 9 8.5-10 12.6 262.0 8.4 9.4 44.0 11.0 24.9 10.3 1323 600 240.0 240/AA/A 633.0
R18 255/40 R18 99W XL 255/40 R18 99W XL BW 9 8.5-10 11.5 258.0 7.1 8.9 50.0 9.0 26.2 10.1 XL 1709 775 225.0 240/AA/A 664.0
R18 255/45 R18 103Y XL 255/45 R18 103Y XL BW 8.5 8-9.5 13.7 260.0 7.9 9.1 50.0 10.0 27.0 10.2 XL 1929 875 230.0 240/AA/A 687.0
R18 255/55 R18 109V XL 255/55 R18 109V XL BW 8 7-9 15.8 263.0 8.1 9.1 50.0 10.0 28.9 10.3 XL 2271 1030 230.0 260/A/A 735.0
R18 265/35 R18 93W 265/35 R18 93W BW 9.5 9-10.5 12.8 274.0 8.5 9.8 44.0 11.0 25.2 10.8 1433 650 248.0 240/AA/A 641.0
R18 275/35 R18 95W 275/35 R18 95W BW 9.5 9-11 12.6 275.0 7.1 9.4 44.0 9.0 25.7 10.8 1521 690 240.0 240/AA/A 652.0
R18 275/40 R18 99W 275/40 R18 99W BW 9.5 9-11 12.9 275.0 7.1 9.5 44.0 9.0 26.7 10.8 1709 775 242.0 240/AA/A 679.0
R19 225/35 R19 84W 225/35 R19 84W BW 8 7.5-9 10.4 224.0 7.9 8.2 44.0 10.0 25.3 8.8 1103 500 208.0 240/AA/A 641.0
R19 235/35 R19 91W XL 235/35 R19 91W XL BW 8.5 8-9.5 10.8 232.0 7.9 8.5 50.0 10.0 25.7 9.1 XL 1356 615 217.0 240/AA/A 652.0
R19 245/40 R19 98Y XL 245/40 R19 98Y XL BW 8.5 8-9.5 12.3 252.0 8.9 8.9 50.0 11.0 26.7 9.9 XL 1653 750 225.0 240/AA/A 677.0
R19 245/45 R19 102W XL 245/45 R19 102W XL BW 8 7.5-9 11.9 234.0 7.3 7.9 50.0 9.0 28.0 9.2 XL 1874 850 201.0 240/AA/A 711.0
R19 255/40 R19 96W 255/40 R19 96W BW 9 8.5-10 12.7 263.0 9.4 9.4 44.0 12.0 27.0 10.4 1565 710 238.0 240/AA/A 685.0
R19 265/30 R19 89W 265/30 R19 89W BW 8-1 9-10 12.2 261.0 7.9 9.9 44.0 10.0 25.4 10.3 1279 580 252.0 240/AA/A 644.0
R19 275/30 R19 92W 275/30 R19 92W BW 8-1 9-10 12.8 273.0 8.0 10.3 44.0 10.0 25.6 10.7 1389 630 261.0 240/AA/A 650.0
R20 245/35 R20 91W 245/35 R20 91W BW 8.5 8-9.5 12.6 240.0 8.2 8.8 44.0 10.0 26.9 9.4 1356 615 224.0 240/AA/A 683.0
R20 255/35 R20 93W 255/35 R20 93W BW 9 8.5-10 12.2 260.0 7.9 9.4 44.0 10.0 27.0 10.2 1433 650 238.0 240/AA/A 685.0

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