Toyota picks Bridgestone for new Prius

Aug. 18, 2006

The Bridgestone Turanza EL40002 will be original equipment on the 2007 Toyota Prius Touring Edition.

The car will use size P195/55R16 86V tires.

"The Bridgestone Turanza EL40002 is a low-rolling resistance tire which enhances the hybrid’s capabilities while providing performance and touring tire comfort," says Mike Martini, president, original equipment consumer tire division, Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire LLC.