Sep 13, 2017 NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Firestone Launches Next-Generation Winter Tires

Firestone Winterforce 2 tire
Erik Seidel, president, consumer replacement tire sales, U.S. and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations

The Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2 UV tires are a great choice for practical-minded drivers looking for dependable winter performance season after season.

Erik Seidel, president, consumer replacement tire sales, U.S. and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations

Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2UV tires deliver long-lasting winter performance

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone) today announced the release of its next-generation Firestone Winterforce 2 tire for cars and minivans, and its Firestone Winterforce 2UV tire for crossovers, SUVs and pickup trucks. Built to deliver long-lasting winter performance* at a great value, the next generation Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2UV tires feature a special cold-weather compound for better grip in wintry conditions.* 

“The Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2 UV tires are a great choice for practical-minded drivers looking for dependable winter performance season after season,” said Erik Seidel, president, consumer replacement tire sales, U.S. and Canada, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations. “We focused on taking our legendary Firestone Winterforce offering to the next level. The result is an affordable, long-lasting,* next-generation line of tires that dig into snow and slush and offer reliable grip in winter driving conditions.” 

Certified with the 3-Peak Mountain Snowflake designation, the Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2UV tires feature a redesigned, full-depth tread pattern and open shoulder slots for increased snow performance. Additionally, every tire in the Firestone Winterforce tire line is studdable. The Firestone Winterforce 2UV tire offers 14 percent more coverage of crossovers, SUVs and pickup trucks than its predecessor.

The Firestone Winterforce 2 and Winterforce 2UV tire are available in 52 sizes. To learn more, contact an authorized Firestone tire dealer or visit FirestoneTire.com.

 

*As compared to the Firestone FR710 tire.