Comprehensive testing of a range of run-flat tyres sponsored by Auto Express magazine has found that Bridgestone run-flat tyres are the best available. The testing, that involved tyres from all the leading manufacturers, showed that Bridgestone run–flat tyres performed better in wet conditions and equally as well in terms of rolling resistance and dry handling.
The World Motor Sport Council have confirmed that Bridgestone will be the sole supplier of tyres to F! for the 2008 season. Michelin and Bridgestone were due to be the joint supplier of tyres for the 2007 F1 season but Michelin have now withdrawn. This leaves Bridgestone as sole supplier. Now Bridgestone have been named
New Chrysler Sebring cars are to be Fitted with Bridgestone Firestone FR690, Bridgestone Turanza EL40002 and Bridgestone Turanza ER300 tyres. The redesigned 2007 Chrysler Sebring Sedan, which hits American show-rooms this season, will be fitted with Firestone FR690 tyres. The Firestone FR690 tyres to be fitted onto the new Chrysler Sebring will be size P215/65R
Auto Express Magazine has named the Bridgestone Turanza ER300 RFT tyre as “Best Buy 2006”. The run-flat tyre tests were conducted independently by Auto Express, as part of their annual tyre test which asseses a variety of the top-name brand tyres in areas such as handling and rolling resistance. The tests were conducted using a