Firestone Roadhawk 225/45 R17 94 W XL, FR
Firestone Roadhawk are popular middle class summer tyres. They perform equally well in the rain, as well as in dry conditions. The asymmetric tread pattern efficiently drains water, which increases the confidence of driving and contributes to a high level of safety whilst ensuring constant contact with the ground. This reduces the risk of uncontrolled skidding.
The Roadhawk tyres are smartly designed, wear-resistant and, above all, efficient. With its unique tread pattern and specially-developed compounds, drivers are able to enjoy their full properties throughout the tyres lifespan. Firestone Roadhawk are relatively quiet, even at high speeds. The tyres reduce fuel consumption thanks to the low rolling resistance. They can be certainly relied on in emergencies such as sudden braking. Conducted tests have shown that the Roadhawk also provides a ‘best in class performance’ with braking distances up to 3 metres shorter than other competitor’s tyres. They are designed for drivers who need reliable tyres for everyday driving.
Firestone Roadhawk tyres are offered in a wide selection, ranging from size 15” to 19” rims. The Roadhawk is ideal for sedans and compact vehicles and delivers reliable and safe driving in all conditions.
Firestone's history, one of the most respected brands in the tyre market, started in 1900. The company was founded in Akron by Harvey S. Firestone and specialises in the production of tyres for mid-range cars, vans, trucks, and agricultural machinery. In 1988, Firestone Tyre and Rubber Company was incorporated into the structures of the Japanese giant, Bridgestone.
Firestone Roadhawk summer tyre is classified as medium tyre, which means that it provides best value for money.
Now, you are looking at the tyre with the size of 225/45 R17.
The tyre is currently available in sizes from 15 to 21 inches.
This tyre has a speed index of W - the maximum speed at which you can drive on this tyre is 270 km/h. The load index of this tyre is 94 - the maximum load that can be carried by the tyre is 670 kg.
The labelling of the tyre includes the following classes: C (rolling resistance), A (wet grip), 72 db (noise level).
The presented tyre has the following features:
a reinforced structure (it is more resistant to loads than the standard model)
a wheel rim protector (indication of this tyre type depends on the manufacturer)