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Bridgestone to supply run-flat tires for Ferrari 612 Scaglietti

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Bridgestone Corp., parent company of Bridgestone Americas Holding Inc. (BSAH), has begun supplying Potenza RE050 RFT run-flat tires to Ferrari for installation on the 612 Scaglietti.

The newly launched Ferrari 612 Scaglietti has a 12-cylinder, 540-horsepower engine and reaches a top speed of 320 kilometers per hour (199 miles per hour). It is available with the Bridgestone run-flat tires as a factory option.

Bridgestone supplies Ferrari with the Potenza RE050 RFT tires in two sizes for the 612 Scaglietti: 245/45ZR18 (96Y) for the front tires and 285/40ZR19 (103Y) for the rear tires.

The 612 Scaglietti is 11th vehicle model (including the models of other automakers) for which Bridgestone has supplied run-flat tires as factory equipment including factory option since 1999, the company says.

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