Bridgestone Winter Driving School Opens for 2015-2016

The Bridgestone Winter Driving School, the only purpose-built, terrain-based school of its kind in North America, is open for the 2015 - 2016 season. Steady December snowfall has made for ideal winter surface conditions on the school’s signature ice and snow-covered tracks.

The WS80 is available in 48 sizes in 15-inch to 18-inch rim diameters, 35 to 70 series, and speed ratings T and H.

Winter control: Bridgestone advances ‘Blizzak advantage’

Bridgestone Americas Inc. says the water dispersal ability of its new Blizzak WS80 winter tire for passenger cars and minivans is superior to its predecessor. It helps the tire create more grip on ice and snow. Dealers can begin placing orders this month for the WS80, which will officially launch in July 2014.

Goodyear tested the Ultra Grip Ice WRT against the Bridgestone Blizzak W965.

Goodyear tests its new winter tire -- in Florida

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. showcased its new Ultra Grip Ice WRT in Florida recently. Fortunately, the Eglin Air Force Base had a test facility that was up to the challenge of demonstrating its benefits.


See the new Blizzak WS-70 on Facebook!

The new Bridgestone Blizzak WS-70 won't be available to dealers until July, but photos from the introduction in late January can be seen immediately.


Bridgestone introduces Blizzak WS-70

The Bridgestone Blizzak brand name continues to have legs. Twenty-two years after the winter tire was first introduced in Japan, Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations is introducing the latest incarnation: the Blizzak WS70.

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