Bridgestone Blizzak WS70 tire is a non-studdable winter tire for passenger cars.
A point of reference for ice and snow tires
The assortment of Bridgestone Blizzak winter tires has long been known for reliability and grip in all winter conditions. The Blizzak WS-70 therefore has also proven its worth and is an excellent choice for drivers of coupes, sedans and crossovers looking for maximum traction on snow and ice who don't like crampons. This winter tire provides control and security for a better peace of mind, a lower noise level and more extent durability.
Processes at the forefront of technology for better performance in winter conditions
The new Multicell tread compound offers low rolling resistance and helps to evacuate water more easily. The Bridgestone Blizzak WS70 advanced technology of 3D and zigzag sipes provides biting edges, optimized performance and reliable traction on snow, ice or wet surfaces. This tire also benefits from an increased stability on dry pavement without sacrificing stability when cornering or braking.
Furthermore, technologies like the Nanopro-Tech Polymer are used in turn to control the interaction between the polymer, the fillers and other chemical elements of the rubber compound, which also has a large impact on snow and ice traction performance.
New tread configuration for better grip
For its Blizzak WS 70, Bridgestone offers a new tread configuration; a tread width optimized with four main grooves instead of three and a deeper tread, allowing a larger area of contact with the road, better channeling of the snow, better performance on slush and water and a more substantial grip.
The Bridgestone Blizzak WS70 winter tire features Quebec's Bill 42.
|Tire Qualities||Winter Tire|
|Speed Rating||T = 118mph / 190km/h|
|Winter designed Tire||Yes|
|Load Index||88 = 1235lbs / 560kg|
|Lower Load Index||N/A|
|Mesuring Rim Width||7.9 on 6.0|
|Rim Width Approved||5.5 - 7.0|
|Green Tire Technology||No|
|Runflat Tire Technology||No|
|Uniform Tire Quality Grading (UTQG)||N/A|