Bridgestone DriveGuard 225/50 R17 98 Y RUN ON FLAT XL, FR
Bridgestone DriveGuard is a premium summer tyre that uses RunFlat technology but it’s not a regular RunFlat tyre. Our model is a unique product that may be installed on any car with tyre pressure sensors.
Bridgestone DriveGuard does not require special adjustment of the suspension system or calibration of the driving assistance system, making the benefits of RunFlat technology available to wider group of drivers.
Bridgestone DriveGuard always get you to your destination. Tyres get punctured in the least expected situations. Often, there is no chance for a quick tyre change or visiting a service station. This tyre won't let you down in the middle of a forest. You’ll always reach your destination on time, e.g., an important meeting.
DriveGuard is also unique in terms of its design and structure. Like any other RunFlat tyre, it has reinforced side walls, but in this case we selected materials similar to those used in traditional tyres. This solution ensures better travel comfort than classic RunFlat tyres .
Bridgestone DriveGuard not only provides comfortable driving after a puncture (for 80 km at speeds up to 80 km/h) but also a high level of performance in terms of safety and cost efficiency.
The model has an asymmetric tread, suitable for summer conditions. The outer part of the tread maintains adequate grip when cornering and during dynamic manoeuvres. The inner part in turn, is responsible for water evacuation. Sudden downpours or sizzling asphalt are not real challenges for this tyre.
Bridgestone DriveGuard gets Class A in the wet braking category and C Class in fuel economy.
Bridgestone is one of the largest and most respected tyre manufacturers in the world. This Japanese company applies the most advanced technological solutions for designing and manufacturing tyres. The engineers employed by the company are the elite of the industry. Result of their work is a premium product recommended by drivers around the world. High marks in tests and positive feedback from users prove the real quality of Bridgestone tyres.
Bridgestone DriveGuard summer tyre is classified as premium tyre, which means that it provides modern technology and maximum performance.
Now, you are looking at the tyre with the size of 225/50 R17.
The tyre is currently available in sizes from 15 to 17 inches.
This tyre has a speed index of Y - the maximum speed at which you can drive on this tyre is 186 mph. The load index of this tyre is 98 - the maximum load that can be carried by the tyre is 750 kg.
The labelling of the tyre includes the following classes: C (rolling resistance), A (wet grip), 71 db (noise level).
The presented tyre has the following features:
a reinforced structure (it is more resistant to loads than the standard model)
RUN FLAT function (enables you to drive after air pressure loss)
a wheel rim protector (indication of this tyre type depends on the manufacturer)