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Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500

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Key Facts


Description

The Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 is inspired by racing and features impressive handling in wet and dry conditions. This tire was designed for ultra-performance you can feel.

  • Large Outside Shoulder Blocks (Help deliver better cornering performance).
  • Tread Pattern Center Elements (Promote excellent response and braking performance).
  • High Grip Tread Compound (Helps to deliver confident dry and wet handling).
  • Circumferential Grooves And Special 3D Block (Help channel water out of the footprint area to improve resistance to hydroplaning).

Latest News

  • Oct 03, 2012
    Video

    Tire problem resolved! Firestone Wide Oval Indy 500

    What an unbelievable difference between the Wide Oval AS (All Season) tires and the Wide Oval Indy 500 tires. Night and day in every way. The AS tires belong on a 4 door passenger car and are definitely not a good choice for something like a Camaro or Mustang.

  • Aug 16, 2012
    Video

    Tested: Ultra High Performance Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    BFGoodrich promises more performance with the new g-Force Sport COMP-2. Does it deliver? We did a Real World Road Ride and Performance Track Drive to find out by comparing the g-Force Sport COMP-2 with three popular options from the category: the Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport, Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 and Yokohama S.drive.


Detailed Information

Type and Size
Tire Model
Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500
Car Type
Passenger
Season
Summer
Rim Diameter
15 / 16 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 "
Width
195 / 205 / 215 / 225 / 235 / 245 / 255 / 275 / 285 mm
Aspect Ratio
35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 %
Construction
Radial
Special Features
Runflat
No
Mud and Snow
No
Extra Load
Optional
Speed and Load
Speed Index
W (max 168 mph)
Load Index (max load for a tire)
 

Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 Sizes & Specifications

Rim Model Size Index Features Load range Sidewall styling Overall diameter Tire weight Tread depth
R15 195/55 R15 85W 195/55 R15 85W BW 23.43 19.0 11
R16 205/45 R16 83W 205/45 R16 83W BW 23.23 23.0 9
R16 205/50 R16 87W 205/50 R16 87W BW 24.09 20.0 9
R16 205/55 R16 91W 205/55 R16 91W BW 24.88 22.0 9
R16 215/55 R16 93W 215/55 R16 93W BW 25.28 23.0 9
R16 225/50 R16 92W 225/50 R16 92W BW 24.88 23.0 9
R16 225/55 R16 95W 225/55 R16 95W BW 25.75 24.0 9
R16 245/50 R16 97W 245/50 R16 97W BW 25.67 26.0 10
R17 205/40 R17 84W XL 205/40 R17 84W XL XL BW 23.46 19.0 9
R17 205/50 R17 93W XL 205/50 R17 93W XL XL BW 25.12 22.0 9
R17 215/45 R17 91W XL 215/45 R17 91W XL XL BW 24.65 22.0 9
R17 215/50 R17 95W XL 215/50 R17 95W XL XL BW 25.51 23.0 9
R17 225/45 R17 94W XL 225/45 R17 94W XL XL BW 24.96 23.0 9
R17 225/50 R17 94W 225/50 R17 94W BW 25.91 24.0 9
R17 225/55 R17 97W 225/55 R17 97W BW 26.77 25.0 9
R17 235/45 R17 97W XL 235/45 R17 97W XL XL BW 25.35 24.0 10
R17 235/55 R17 99W 235/55 R17 99W BW 27.17 27.0 10
R17 245/40 R17 91W 245/40 R17 91W BW 24.72 27.0 10
R17 245/45 R17 95W 245/45 R17 95W BW 25.67 24.0 10
R17 255/45 R17 98W 255/45 R17 98W BW 26.06 26.0 10
R17 275/40 R17 98W 275/40 R17 98W BW 25.67 28.0 10
R18 225/40 R18 92W XL 225/40 R18 92W XL XL BW 25.08 21.0 9
R18 225/45 R18 91W 225/45 R18 91W BW 25.94 23.0 9
R18 235/40 R18 95W XL 235/40 R18 95W XL XL BW 25.39 25.0 10
R18 235/50 R18 97W 235/50 R18 97W BW 27.28 26.0 10
R18 245/40 R18 97W XL 245/40 R18 97W XL XL BW 25.71 22.0 10
R18 245/45 R18 100W XL 245/45 R18 100W XL XL BW 26.65 29.0 10
R18 275/35 R18 95W 275/35 R18 95W BW 25.55 36.0 10
R19 245/45 R19 98W 245/45 R19 98W BW 27.68 27.0 10
R19 245/50 R19 105W XL 245/50 R19 105W XL XL BW 28.7 33.0 10
R19 285/35 R19 99W 285/35 R19 99W BW 26.89 29.0 10
R20 245/45 R20 103W XL 245/45 R20 103W XL XL BW 28.66 30.0 10
R20 255/35 R20 97W XL 255/35 R20 97W XL XL BW 27.01 34.0 10
R20 255/45 R20 101W 255/45 R20 101W BW 29.06 29.0 10
R20 275/35 R20 102W XL 275/35 R20 102W XL XL BW 27.56 38.0 10
R20 275/40 R20 106W XL 275/40 R20 106W XL XL BW 28.66 32.0 10

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  • Oct 03, 2012
    Video

    Tire problem resolved! Firestone Wide Oval Indy 500

    What an unbelievable difference between the Wide Oval AS (All Season) tires and the Wide Oval Indy 500 tires. Night and day in every way. The AS tires belong on a 4 door passenger car and are definitely not a good choice for something like a Camaro or Mustang.

  • Aug 16, 2012
    Video

    Tested: Ultra High Performance Summer Tires | Tire Rack

    BFGoodrich promises more performance with the new g-Force Sport COMP-2. Does it deliver? We did a Real World Road Ride and Performance Track Drive to find out by comparing the g-Force Sport COMP-2 with three popular options from the category: the Bridgestone Potenza RE760 Sport, Firestone Firehawk Wide Oval Indy 500 and Yokohama S.drive.